MEMBERS of the Cartmel Fell and District Local History Society are planning outings in May and June for resuming a programme of 7.30pm talks in the Parish Rooms, next to St Anthony’s church.

On September 9 David Fellows presents a Closer Look at Ulverston – based on architectural clues to its fascinating past.

On October 14 Professor Angus Winchester has a presentation called Tyson and Todhunters, Mungoe and Lancelot, looking at personal names and local history in Cumbria.

Mike Winstanley is the speaker on November 11 with a talk called Outside the Law.

This will look at crime, policing and punishment, the development of county police forces and the changing role of Cumbrian prisons

On December 9 Bill Myers is the guest speaker on the history of pubs and breweries in South Cumbria.

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