Members Events



Annual General Meeting 2024

The AGM for 2024 will be held on Wednesday 19th June, in the Devey Room at the Hall. A copy of 2023-24 accounts will be distributed before the event. Details will be posted or emailed to you nearer the date.

MEMBERS: Nominations are being sought to replace the retiring CHAIR and SECRETARY in June 2024. Would you be interested? Please contact the Secretary if you would like further information.

Ghost Nights 2023/4

 Ghost and History tours were run in October and November 2023.

2023 tours were arranged and ran Wednesday 18th October and 16th November 2023 . A further Ghost and History tour in Storytelling week has been run on 1 February 2024.

 Wreathlaying 2023

The annual wreathlaying was at the 1914-18 Memorial in the Hall Chapel and was held on Friday 10th November.

Margaret Koppens Memorial

The memorial plaque to Margaret Koppens in the Parterre was unveiled by two of Margaret’s daughters, Jane and Debra, on Saturday 2nd December. Tributes were paid by Chairman of the Friends, David Williams and Terry Higginson of Halliwell Local History Society.

Christmas Social 2023

This was held on Thursday 7th December from 6pm in the Devey Room. An enjoyable evening was had by all.


Carol Service 2023

The annual Christmas Carol Service was held in the Chapel on Thursday 14th December, and was followed by mulled wine and mince pies in the Dome Room. A festive and paticipatory evening enjoyed by all.