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Keep up to date with all history programmes on BBC radio and TV in your area, with our listings. We also feature events so you can find out what's going on in your area, and all around the country. If you want to stay on the web then use our online guide to navigate around sites local to you. We want to know what you're doing, and where you surf, so if you would like to add your event or site please e-mail your details to the Legacies team.
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TV Lancashire Family History and Heraldry Society
The society aims to advance the study of genealogy, heraldry, and family history.
Contact: Secretary - +44 1254 239919
TV Lancashire Local History Federation
Formed in 1973, we are the official co-ordinating body for local history in the County Palatine of Lancaster.
Contact: Mark Pearson - Membership Secretary
TV North West Sound Archive
Its purpose is to record, collect and preserve sound recordings relevant to life in the North West of England.
Contact: Secretary
TV Birkdale & Ainsdale Historical Research Society
The Society's purpose is to carry out and publish research into these two historic communities on the south-west coast of Lancashire, England and their surrounding area.
TV Chadderton Historical Society
The society's aim is to promote the advancement of education by developing public interest in all aspects of local history.
Contact: Enid Johnson
TV Bury Local History Society
Society interested in the local history of the area.
Contact: Mr. R. Turner - Webmaster
TV The British Association for Local History
Our purpose is to encourage and assist the study of Local History as an academic discipline and as a rewarding leisure pursuit for both individuals and groups.
Contact: General Enquiries - +44 1283 585947
TV Accrington Uncovered
This site consists of photos and descriptions of views of Accrington. They are predominantly old views, with some modern ones showing the alterations in the town centre.
Contact: June Huntingdon
TV Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire
Promotes understanding of diverse aspects of regional and local history in north-west England.

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