November 2023 Newsletter

Please find attached the latest newsletter for the Chorley Heritage Group.


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August 2023 Newsletter
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Chorley Windrush Exhibition Poster

Share the memories of some of the families who came from the Caribbean to make Chorley their home.

From early June, in Chorley Library’s Local History Room (Usually open Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday)


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Chorley Heritage Centre Newsletter March 2023
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Chorley's Windrush Generation Project

The experience of the Windrush generation, 1948-71, is becoming better appreciated on a national scale. A town such as Chorley in the north of England may seem remote to that story but our local oral history research has produced fascinating recordings of three people bringing their families from Jamaica post World War Two. We want to use...
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Windrush Exhibition June 2023

Please see the attached poster for details of the upcoming event at Chorley Library


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Chorley Heritage Group Newsletter - November 2022

Please find attached the latest newsletter for the Chorley Heritage Group.


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Chorley Methodist Church “Band of Hope” Concert

Chorley Methodist Church “Band of Hope”
7pm Friday 25th November 2022
(as it would have been 25 November,1932)
A fun evening of light but historic entertainment
Conductor Mrs A.McAllister ably aided by volunteer actors and musicians from your own community

Come, enjoy (and possibly join in) song, recitation,...
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Forthcoming Chorley Heritage Centre Exhibitions

Some of you may already have been aware of the recent Temperance Movement exhibition that was shown at Chorley Methodist Church on Gillibrand Walks in June. This plotted the history of the movement from 1825 right through to the current day but was only available for a short period so we are happy to announce that in August and September this...
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Chorley Heritage Group Newsletter - July 2022

Please find attached the latest newsletter for the Chorley Heritage Group.


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