Talks and presentations are given regularly between September and May at Church House on Old Main Street (just by the Parish Church) in Bingley. The postcode for SatNav users is BD16 2RH. Click here to see a photo of Church House. In the three summer months of June, July and August we usually arrange a local history walk nearby.

There is a charge of £2.50 for each event, but no membership or joining fee. All welcome!


Speaker or Walk Leader



Provisional Planned Programme for 2022/2023
Subject to change due to government restrictions

9 Jun 2022

Andrew Milne

Guided tour: Cottingley Bridge Allotments

Meet 30 yards into Cottingley Bridge Allotments, 7pm start

14 Jul 2022

Susan Hart

Bingley centre walk

Meet in Bingley Market Square, 7pm start

11 Aug 2022

Ann Cossavella

Bingley Bell Tower Tour - Meet the Bells both Large and Small!

Meet in Church House, 7pm start

8 Sep 2022

Jim Drake

Crossflatts Remembered

Church House, 7:30pm

13 Oct 2022

Janet Senior

The Railway Comes to Bradford

Church House, 7:30pm

10 Nov 2022

Dave Weldrake

Witchcraft in 16th and 17th Yorkshire

Church House, 7:30pm

8 Dec 2022

Rod Dimbleby

Tellin’ Tale with musical Interludes

Church House, 7:30pm

12 Jan 2023

Alan Cattell

Wilfred Pickles: “Have a Go”. His connections with Bingley and the Surrounding Area

Church House, 7:30pm

9 Feb 2023

Martin Lunn MBE FRAS

Space in the 1960’s

Church House, 7:30pm

9 Mar 2023

Sheila Donaldson

Some of the interesting and curious items in our Bingley archive

Church House, 7:30pm

13 Apr 2023



11 May 2023

Dr Norah McWilliam

Update on Queensbury Tunnel

Church House, 7:30pm


Please note: All events are subject to change without notice, due to circumstances beyond our control.




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