Edmondson Buck Collection

Edmondson Buck Collection

Heritage Volunteers are working on cataloguing an historic set of early local Photographs, known as the Edmondson Buck collection. This is a very important part of this area’s heritage. There is also a plan to work on the records of the former Blackburn...
Diaries of James Hargreaves

Diaries of James Hargreaves

Heritage Volunteers are working on a project to transcribe the hand-written Diaries of James Hargreaves, a merchant and philanthropist who lived in Blackburn and who took to writing diaries of important and personal events around the turn of the 19th Century. They...
Stonyhurst College Chapel

Stonyhurst College Chapel

Running over a number of years is a project of canvas work kneelers for a Stonyhurst College Chapel. The Stonyhurst Association provide funding for this extensive project. Volunteers from four different societies are working separately on canvas designs; sewing groups...
St Peter & St Paul in Bolton-by-Bowland

St Peter & St Paul in Bolton-by-Bowland

Church Trails volunteers have been busy compiling a Trail for the parish church of St Peter & St Paul in Bolton-by-Bowland.  It is a very attractive ancient church rebuilt during the 15th century by the lord of the manor, Sir Ralph Pudsay.  His tomb is to be...
Brookside Primary School, Clitheroe

Brookside Primary School, Clitheroe

Pottery Project 2016 A grant received from Ribble and Craven Young Arts allowed pupils from Year 3, aged 7 and 8, from Brookside Primary School, Clitheroe, to take part in a Pottery Project supporting their work on ‘Civilizations’. Pupils researched both ancient...