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Joining the Federation

Written Stone, Longridge
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"Written Stone", Longridge

Membership of the Lancashire Local History Federation is open to all societies with an interest in local and/or family history within the County Palatine of Lancaster (that is, Lancashire within its pre-1974 borders). Individual local historians, whether resident or not within Lancashire,are equally welcome.

The subscription year commences January 1st.

Benefits of membership:

  • Receive a quarterly newsletter packed with information about events, themes and publications from around the County.
  • Attend a varied programme of themed day schools.
  • Exchange information with like-minded people and groups.
  • Introduce your group or society by hosting an ‘At Home’ day (with the assistance of the Federation Committee).
  • Find answers to research questions.
  • List your society on our website.
  • Advertise your society’s events in the newsletter and website bulletin board.
  • Receive a list of speakers suitable for society talks.
  • Publish your research in the newsletter (short articles)
To apply to join, please download this form. Please email the membership secretary with any queries members@lancashirehistory.org.