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September 2018
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
           
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   Bolton FHS Help Desk
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   10:30a We will remember them: A presentation on War Memorials by Mike Coyle
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   Bolton FHS Meeting 7.30pm
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   2p Stewart Cook from Manchester Regiment - 1918 the last hundred days
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   8:30a Buxton U3A Conference
   2p Anglo-Scottish Branch Meeting
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   Bolton FHS Workshop No.1
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   10a Stretford Family History Fair
   10a London Family History Show
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Sep 1st, 2018 (Sat)
2p - 4a
  Bolton FHS Help Desk

The Bolton FHS will have a Family History Help Desk in the Bolton History Centre, Central Library, Le Mans Crescent, Bolton, BL1 1SE from 10.00am to 12 noon.

The adjacent Octagon multi-storey carpark is free to use on Saturdays.

Sep 4th, 2018 (Tue)
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  We will remember them: A presentation on War Memorials by Mike Coyle

The end of the WW1 Centenary gives us the opportunity to consider the legacy of that war and the loss of our communities.  Mike Coyle is a passionate exponent of war graves and their significance.  

There will also be an opportunity to see a short film from NWFA, and John Marsden will explain MLFHS war memorial project.

Sep 5th, 2018 (Wed)
  Bolton FHS Meeting 7.30pm

BOLTON FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY 

 

Dave Burnham, social historan & author, will be talking about

 

"Dark days,dark nights: Bolton's Home Front, 1938-1945"

 

Tea / Coffee available from 7.00pm

Meeting starts at 7.30pm, Old Links Golf Club, Chorley Old Road, Bolton, BL1 5SU.

All MLFHS members are welcome to attend our meetings. 

Visitors are welcome to attend the meeting @ £3

 

Sep 8th, 2018 (Sat)
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  Stewart Cook from Manchester Regiment - 1918 the last hundred days
Sep 15th, 2018 (Sat)
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  Buxton U3A Conference

BUXTON U3A FAMILY HISTORY CONFERENCE

PALACE HOTEL, BUXTON

The Society will have a stand at this event.

 

Sep 15th, 2018 (Sat)
2:00 PM - 4:00 AM
  Anglo-Scottish Branch Meeting

Anglo-Scots Branch Meeting

 "Researching Soldiers and Nurses of the Great War 1914-1919" 

 Ken Nesbit

Ken Nisbet, who  has been involved in military research for over 30 years, will explain how to research your relative's service looking at on line and offline resources and how they can best be used. He will also cover Military Nurses service.

Ken has worked on many projects and  compiled the Nairnshire Roll of Honour of the Great War.

Booking essential, see Society website

Sep 21st, 2018 (Fri)
  Bolton FHS Workshop No.1

The Bolton FHS will be holding a 5 week Workshop for Beginners in Family History at Harwood library on 

Friday's 21, 28 Sept, 5, 12, 19 October  2018

10.00am to 12 noon.

Enquiries tel: 0784 7335 340

Enrol: at the library or tel 01204 332 340  Tues, Thurs  5.10pm to 7.00pm,  Sat 9.00am to 5.00pm Sun 10.00am to 4.00pm

Cost: £25

Workshop Leader:  Christine Ellis

See   www.bolton.mlfhs.org.uk   for details of other Bolton FHS Workshops.

 

 

Sep 22nd, 2018 (Sat)
10:00 AM - 4:00 AM
  Stretford Family History Fair

STRETFORD FAMILY

And

LOCAL HISTORY FAIR

 

  1. MATTHEWS HALL, CHAPEL LANE,

STRETFORD

10.00 am – 4.00 pm

Admission £2.00

 

Close to the M60, Stretford Metro and Shopping Mall

Public Car park nearby

The Society willhave a stand at this Fair

Sep 22nd, 2018 (Sat)
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  London Family History Show

THE LONDON FAMILY HISTORY SHOW

SANDOWN PARK RACE COURSE, ESHER

For more details see

www.thefamilyhistoryshow.com/london

THE SOCIETY WILL HAVE A STAND AT THIS EVENT.