Leyland Historical Society
MEET THE COMMITTEE.
The Present Committee
President - Elizabeth Shorrock
Chairman - Peter Houghton
Joint Vice Chairmen - Edward Almond, Michael Park
Secretary - Michael Park
Treasurer - Edward Almond
Editor - Mary Longton
Committee Members - Mary Fowler, Monica Lea, Marie Almond, Doreen Houghton, Gareth Armstrong & Edna Pickup..
2016 - At the first meeting of the 49th Season on 5th September at the Civic Centre, West Paddock
Back Row - Michael Park (Secretary), Peter Houghton (Chairman) , Sylvia Thompson, Gareth Armstrong, Mary Longton (Editor), Edward Almond (Treasurer).
Front Row - Monica Lea, Marie Almond, Elizabeth Shorrock (President), Mary Fowler, Doreen Houghton
Tributes to Past Presidents, Bill Waring & George Bolton together with Les Fowler, Vice Chairman can be found here.
2000 - Almost a full team turnout (only Elizabeth missing) at a meeting at the Society's venue for 34 years, Prospect House in Sandy Lane.
(left to right) - Betty Chaloner, Les Fowler, Shirley Marsden, Margaret Wilson, President George Bolton, Derek Brundrett, Mary Fowler, Edward Almond, Joan Langford, Peter Houghton, William E Waring and Michael Park.
1995 - Twenty Years Ago - This made the front cover of the Leyland Citizen as the committee promoted the Society's exhibition on Leyland in the Second World War. It was taken at a hurriedly arranged lunch time as I had to run from my workplace and back again to be in it
Back row (l to r) - William E Waring, Derek Brundrett, Alf Seguss, Peter Houghton
Front row (l to r) - Dorothy Gardner, Gwen Buckley, Betty Chaloner, Mary Fowler, Elizabeth Shorrock & Les Fowler.
Noele Bannister - Founder and First President of the Society from 1968.