Burnley Civic Trust Heritage Image Collection

Forthcoming events for Burnley Civic Trust Heritage Image Collection

Recent Events

May 2019

Burnley Market Hall

Wednesday 15th May 2019
May 2019

An exhibition board about the archive, featuring some of the images and their stories, is on display in Burnley Market Hall. The board remains on display

6th April to 31st October 2019

Weavers' Triangle Visitor Centre, The Toll House, Manchester Road, Burnley

Thursday 31st October 2019

Saturday 6th April 2019 to the end of October 2019

2pm to 4pm, Saturdays, Sundays, Mondays and Tuesdays at the Weavers' Triangle Visitor Centre, The Toll House, Manchester Road, Burnley

A free exhibition of images from the Burnley Civic Trust Image Archive (also includes an exhibition about Victoria Mill Trafalgar Street entitled Victoria Mill Reborn).

Reaching Local Communities

Coal Clough Library, Coal Clough Lane, Burnley

Friday 13th March 2020
Reaching Local Communities

FROM 29TH FEBRUARY UNTIL 13TH MARCH 2020

The Burnley Civic Trust Heritage Image Collection exhibition boards will be touring local venues over the coming months and Coal Clough Library is the first venue, From 28th February 2020, for a period of two weeks, visitors to the library will be able to find out about the project and view 25 images taken from the website. A postcard memento is available to take away which will show more images and give the all important website address.

Archive Open Day

1.30pm to 4pm at Burnley Civic Trust Archive.

Sunday 15th March 2020
Archive Open Day

Burnley Civic Trust Archive, rear of Burnley Town Hall, near the Mechanics loading area, in former police cells/Radio Lancashire offices

To celebrate our first year of operation we invite you to come and see how we digitise negatives and newspaper stories and make them free to view on our website. It's an opportunity to see the various materials in the archive, meet some of our volunteers, ask questions and give your comments about the website.

Parking is free on the Town Hall car park. Look our for the brown arched door on the left and the Open Day sign.

Burnley Civic Trust Open Lecture

Burnley Town Hall, Manchester Road, Burnley

Wednesday 1st April 2020
Burnley Civic Trust Open Lecture

WE REGRET THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED due to the worsening coronavirus situation. It will be rescheduled at a later date.

A power point presentation by members of the Burnley Civic Trust Heritage Image Archive team showing a range of images from the archive covering:

ABOUT THE ARCHIVE
A 'NOW AND THEN' VIRTUAL WALK
HISTORY OF THE FIRE BRIGADE
EAST LANCASHIRE RAILWAYS
LOST BUILDINGS

An opportunity for people to see how the website can be used, to meet volunteers and ask questions or make comments and suggestions.

The presentation will start at 7.00pm and will finish before 9.00pm. Light refreshments will be available after the presentation.
Free car parking is available on the Town Hall Car Park

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