Join the History of Kirkby Group


The History of Kirkby Group meet on the 3rd Monday of every month (except August and December) in the Kirkby Community Centre at 7.30 p.m. Everybody is welcome. Please join us and find out more about the history of our village. Contact any Committee Member for further information

Current year meetings

  • January 5: No formal meeting
  • February 19: “An Edwardian Lakeland Tour”, Geoff Holme
  • March 18: Details to be confirmed
  • April 15: AGM and displays
  • May 20: “The dissolution of Cumbrian Monasteries”, Colin Pickthall
  • June 17: Preparation activities for Kirkby Gala
  • July 15: Details to be confirmed
  • August: No meeting
  • September 16: Details to be confirmed
  • October 21: Details to be confirmed
  • November 18: Details to be confirmed
  • December: No meeting
Details of forthcoming meetings will be published in advance in the ‘Kirkby Caller’ newsletter, where possible, and also via posts in the ‘Kirkby-in-Furness Villagers’ and ‘Kirkby-in-Furness in Old and New Photos’ Facebook groups.”


If you wish to join our group and / or come along to our next meeting please email for more information.

The Membership fee of the History of Kirkby Group is £5/year for 2023/24 (to be reviewed in April at the AGM). To attend a meeting it is a cost of £3.

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