The FYLDE HISTORY NETWORK

MARCH  2017

                                                              

The FYLDE HISTORY NETWORK

 

The 7th Annual Conference was held at the United Reformed Church Hall,    

St George’s Road,  St Anne’s on the Sea,  FY8 2AE

  On Saturday 5th November 2016.

TUDOR LANCASHIRE – DISPUTES and DEBATES

                

Dr. Alan Crosby                                                    

Tudor Lancashire: an overview of its society, landscape and economy

 

Dr. Alan Crosby                                      

Out with the old, in with the new … or perhaps not?  Faith and belief in Tudor Lancashire

 

Dr. William Shannon                                                                                                                               

Staining Carr, the Abbot of Whalley and the Pilgrimage of Grace

 

Dr. Michael  Winstanley                                                 

Was Shakespeare in Lancashire?

The strange case of John Cottom of St Michael’s on Wyre, Stratford schoolmaster

                                                                                      

 

 

Peter Shakeshaft opening the 2016 FHN Conference.  Seated are the three speakers, from right Dr Bill Shannon,  Dr Mike Winstanley and Dr Alan Crosby.   On the end of the centre aisle is Diana Winterbotham (in white).   Immediately behind her, holding the programme, is Mr James Hilton, the Lord of the Manor of Lytham and Mrs Hilton.

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Listening to Dr Alan Crosby.   112 attended the Conference, with 86 booking for the buffet lunch by Bennett’s of St Annes.

Book stalls and displays by various historical associations were set out in the hall.