Events

Many of the events listed in this section take place in Tatham Fells Old School, which is behind the Church of the Good Shepherd. Map | Directions 

Sat 20 May
2pm – 4.30pm
TATHAM FELLS VILLAGE SOCIETY
An Afternoon in the Woods



MIDDLETON WOOD, TATHAM FELLS
Park at the Old School (OS)

  • SELF-GUIDED STROLL: bluebells, birds,
    riverside, coppicing, new pond …
  • TEDDY BEARS’ PICNIC (meet 2.45pm at OS)
  • CREAM TEAS in OS from 3pm

Donations appreciated towards OS upkeep


Contact: Anne and Richard Wilson
Tel: 015242 63399

Sat 8 Jul
2.00 pm
TATHAM HISTORY SOCIETY SUMMER VISIT 1


Moss Farm, Spout Lane, Wennington
A rare example, of an early Victorian ‘model farm’ designed to incorporate all the new scientific ideas about farming at the time.
Meet at the farm.


Mike Winstanley 015242 21277

Sat 12 Aug
2.00 pm
TATHAM HISTORY SOCIETY SUMMER VISIT 2


Lowgill and Ivah
Come and learn about new research into Lowgill village and the settlement at Ivah, with John Wilson.
Meet at Lowgill.


Mike Winstanley 015242 21277

Sat 11 Nov
7.30 pm
TATHAM HISTORY SOCIETY AUTUMN TALK 1
at St. James the Less church, Lower Tatham


‘The Fosters of Hornby Castle and Black Dyke Mills and the rebuilding of Tatham’s churches in the 1880s’.
Mike Winstanley
All welcome.  Light refreshments. Non-members £2.


Mike Winstanley 015242 21277

Sat 25 Nov
7.30 pm
TATHAM HISTORY SOCIETY AUTUMN TALK 2
at The Old School, Tatham Fells.


‘The Poor Law in Tatham’ – how the parish used to look after – and pay for – the poor, aged, orphaned and sick.
John Wilson
All welcome.  Light refreshments. Non-members £2.


Mike Winstanley 015242 21277

Sat 9 Dec
7.30pm
TATHAM HISTORY SOCIETY AGM & AUTUMN TALK 3
at The Old School, Tatham Fells.


‘Coin Clippers and Counterfeiters’ – Tatham men’s involvement in a notorious crime in the 17th century.
Bronwen Osborne
Preceded by AGM. All welcome.  Light refreshments. Non-members £2.


Mike Winstanley 015242 21277

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