Welcome to Brindle Historical Society website. Kindly hosted by ITMedics.

Monday 15th April 2019

‘When the Cold War came to Brindle’

an informative talk by Historical Society Member Bernard Fleming

 

Our meetings are held every third Monday at 7.30

and are held at 

            Brindle Community Hall, Water Street, Brindle, PR6 8NH 

            Everyone is welcome – become a member and enjoy a

            discount on every meeting.   An informative talk is followed by 

            a question and answer session and tea or coffee and biscuits.

Our May meeting is a talk by Keith Hick on The Lettuce Line – the West Lancashire and Liverpool, Southport & Preston Junction Railways 1878 – 1964 on Monday 20th May at 7.30pm.

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Read about the History of Brindle and about the people that have lived here.

Formed in 2002, our Society exists to preserve the history of Brindle, one of the oldest Parishes in Lancashire, dating back to c1190.
Our website features all the latest news from the Society, details of our future meetings and events, information and news articles, and details of the local War Memorials.
As well as finding out about the past, you can read our book reviews and find information about the interesting places in the local area we have visited.

 

History of Brindle

Brindle is a small and ancient village set in farmland and bordered by the towns of Preston, Chorley and Blackburn

A Titanic Connection

Second Officer Charles Lightoller was the last Titanic survivor taken aboard Carpathia

Brindle Schoolmaster

In the summer of 1871, a young man set off to make the train journey north to the distant village of Brindle