Burnley Civic Trust Heritage Image Collection


The Nelson Leader recorded the many activities of groups, organisations and societies carrying out valuable community work including: civic groups such as Rotary, Lions, Inner Wheel, Soroptimists and other ladies groups; church groups (including the Salvation Army) and their activities; youth and young people's groups such as cubs, scouts, guides, brownies and boys' and girls' brigades; senior citizens' groups and political groups. (Note, Leisure and sporting groups can be found on the Leisure page) These photographs are part of our "Surrounding Places - People" Collection.
Colne Zion Methodists G.W. Iredell Conservative Candidate Industrial Labour Party Colne Business And Professional Women Ladies Committee League Of Friends Pendle Forest Conservative Association St Philip's Musical Evening 'Gingerbread' trip Pat Seed Appeal Salem Church Pendle Voice Leprosy Mission Pat Seed knit-in St Joseph's RC Church Harvest Festival at Higherford Methodist Church Brierfield Cancer Research Rushbearing Horses and Ponies Protection Association Ladies' Circle charter dinner at Moorcock, Blacko St Philip's Church Garden Party St John's Dramatic and Operatic Society St Philip's Rose Queen Brownies Trip to Blackpool Labour Party coffee morning Baptist Sunday School Pendle Lions Gala Day Connexional President vists Nelson and Colne Circuit Samartitans Ploughmans Lunch Pendle Lions Gala Day Pendle Lions Carr Hall Baptist Church Jubilee Dance Lancashire Battalion Boys Brigade Junior Swimming Gala Painting class by Donald Holden May Queen at St John's, Great Marsden Pendle Lions Gala Queen Sunday School Anniversary British Legion spring fair Aquarists' Society Guides, Scouts, Brownies and Cubs Cooper Street Spring Fair Salvation Army Womens' Group Save the Children Sunday School Union Temple Street Methodists Panto Pendle Deanery Dance Nelson & Colne Labour Party St Luke's Dance Inner Wheel Club St Mary's Organ Fund Pub Crawl