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February 2017
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   Bolton FHS Branch Meeting
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   10:30a Beginners Talk Civil Registration
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   10a Bolton Family History Event at Bolton History Centre
   2p Oldham Branch - Love and Romance in Victorian Lancashire - Sid Calderbank
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   2p Anglo-Scots Meeting
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Feb 1st, 2017 (Wed)
2p
  Bolton FHS Branch Meeting
Feb 4th, 2017 (Sat)
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  Beginners Talk Civil Registration

Jean Newman will explain Birth, Marriage and Death certificates in England and Wales, with brief mention of other parts of UK. Why certificates are important, how they were made and how to find them. Ideas for problem solving.

These talks are aimed at people new to family history research or those who simply wish to refresh their knowledge. Talks will normally be held in the Performance Space on the ground floor of Manchester Central Library on Saturday mornings from 10.30am until approximately 12.30pm.. The talks are free to Society members but non-members are most welcome to attend for a small charge of £3.00  (refundable for anyone who joins on the day).

Booking is recommended and helps in planning. An online booking facility is available on our web site at www.mlfhs.org.uk  (Click on the ‘Eventbrite’ link) or alternatively telephone us on 0161-234 1060 or e-mail office@mlfhs.org.uk

Participants may attend any or all of these topics as desired. It is expected that we will run these on a regular basis, depending on demand.

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Feb 11th, 2017 (Sat)
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  Bolton Family History Event at Bolton History Centre

Bolton Family History Event at Bolton History Centre organised by Bolton Family History Society and Bolton History Centre. Starts at 10.00am -4.00pm ,Lectures, Archives visits, Helpdesk .Stationery supplies for sale at discounted prices.

Feb 11th, 2017 (Sat)
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  Oldham Branch - Love and Romance in Victorian Lancashire - Sid Calderbank

Held in the Education Suite, Gallery Oldham (a short walk from Oldham Central Metrolink Stop)

Songs, stories and poems from Lancashire's finest 19th century writers!  Sid Calderbank, chairman of The Lancashire Society and committee member of The Edwin Waugh Dialect Society has been over 40 years researching, collecting and performing works in the Lancashire dialect. The founder, in 2008, of National Dialect Day, and a very popular speaker at arts and literature festivals, he has been invited to contribute to several BBC radio and television programmes including Flog It!, Countryfile and Great British Railway Journeys.

Feb 18th, 2017 (Sat)
2:00 PM
  Anglo-Scots Meeting

This Meeting will be held at Manchester Central Library

Maps in Family History

Paul Hindle

This meeting willbe held in Performance Space 1 on the ground floor