The Lively Ladies meets on the first Monday of the month and have a programme of guest speakers who entertain the members on a variety of subjects.



January 8th

Soup & Quiz

February 5th

Emma Scott – talks about her experiences on a trip to Sri Lanka in August 2017

March 5th

Adele Hopkins from Macmillan Nurses talks about the organization and will bring along a friend who used to be a Macmillan Nurse to tell us of her work experiences. There will be a cake stall, so any contributions will be very welcome for this special charity.

April 9th

AGM - David Calverley will give us a talk about the Lake District with visual/slides presentations

May 14th

Helen Austwick is bringing her special dog Toby and give us a talk about Guide Dog Training

June 4th

Karen – Finishing Touches florist is coming to give us a Flower Arranging demonstration

July 2nd

Mirfield Barge Trip - 2hr 30 min trip.  Meet at 7pm.  £5.00.  Booking required

August 6th

Stuart Hartley is coming to talk about Titus Salt and Saltaire

September 3rd

Melanie  Ransley is doing a demonstration of how to use Buttons Making Jewellery etc.

October 1st

Amanda Whitworth –Pottery Painting session, she will bring various objects and Christmas items to select and buy, then decorate.  These Items will be fired and glazed and returned to us for collection.

November 5th


Revisit The Chocolate House (Blackburn) – live demonstration, free chocolate samples, tour of shop and kitchen. Tea, coffee and own hot chocolate provided.

December 3rd


Christmas Meal out to a local hostelry – any suggestions welcome