Our current series of talks is listed below. For more detail about any of these events, please contact Bob Horne on 01422 201269 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


 4 October 2017

They Designed Lightcliffe

John Brooke explores a range of the district's buildings and the lives of the notable architects who designed them.

 8 November 2017

History You Walk Past and Ignore

David Nortcliffe journeys from Lydgate to Lumbrook and illustrates some of the history to be seen along the way.

6 December 2017


Yorkshire Dialect Treasure Trove

Rod Dimbleby shares local insights from J Hartley's Clock Almanacs, 1867-1915.

17 January 2018

'Echoes of the Past' Revisited

For 35 years Chris Helme has recalled the past through the pages of the Brighouse Echo. He shares with us some of these reminiscences.


7 March 2018

 Tour de Huperun

 Bob Horne and Ian Philp take you on a tour of some of the least visited parts of the ancient township.


Meetings are held in Lightcliffe CE Primary School on Wednesday Evenings from 7.30 - 9.30 pm. This includes a refreshments interval at 8.15 pm.

Membership subscription £6. Non-members £2 per meeting.