Programme of Events 2021

Roa Island Lifeboat Station (G.Brambles)

All our events are open to non-members for a small charge.

For further information about any of them  please contact

Please note that all these events are subject to change in response to government restrictions.

Thursday 8th April Small group walk – Tindale Booking essential via 10.30am
Wednesday 14th April Dangerous precedents – a zoom presentation by Geoff Wallis, ex MD of Dorothea Restoration To register contact 7.00pm
Saturday 25th April Spring Conference and AGM :Iron making in Cumbria is postponed until 2022 North Lakes Hotel, Penrith, CA11 8QT 9.30am
Thursday 6th May Small group walk – Tynehead Booking essential via 10.30am
Thursday 12th May Coniston copper mines – a zoom presentation by Mark Hatton
To register contact
Thursday 22nd July
Visit : Backbarrow Ironworks
Places limited. Booking essential via
Wednesday 15th September An jntroduction to mining history in the North Pennines (with an emphasis on metalliferous mining) – a zoom presentation by Peter Jackson To register contact  7.30pm
Thursday 16th September Visit: The Newlands Valley
Meet at NY 23373 19514
Contact Graham Brooks at
Saturday 9th October Autumn Conference – Industries of the Arnside area. Cancelled – replacement talks TBA.
 Wednesday 13th October Salt – a zoom presentation by Andrew Fielding  To register contact  7.30pm