Ormskirk Market Day


Following requests from members; on the fourth Wednesday’s meetings, from now on we will open the Guides' Hut earlier, at 19.30 (7.30 p.m.) to allow members to meet and chat. We will also stay open a little longer after the talk has concluded, again to allow members to exchange information.

FREE ENTRY for MEMBERS, Visitors are requested to make £1.00 donation.


Please note: there is a map showing the location of the Guides' Hut on the "Library" page

NOVEMBER 22nd, Our last meeting of 2017

Mr Stuart Elliot talked about English Village Life in the Middle Ages.  This fascinating and well-delivered talk clearly linked with our understanding of the development of Ormskirk.  Questions after the talk revealed that Watt Tyler was actually killed by Ralph Standish from our area.


Our 2018 meetings.

On January 24th 2018 we will welcome Mr Roger Blaxall who will talk to us about Local 20th Century Newspaper Research and Archives.


On February 28th Mr Peter Gateley will talk aboout the "Lost Buildings of Town End".  Town End is the area near the Fire Station as you enter Ormskirk from Aughton.




Ormskirk Church
Ormskirk Parish

Ormskirk railwaymen 1908
Ormskirk Station

Scarisbrick Hall 1815
Scarisbrick Hall

Regal, Ormskirk
Regal Cinema

Skelmersdale Station

Moor Street market
Moor Street