Welcome to Macclesfield and District Field Club

An open invitation to all former members of the Field Club.

The Club would be delighted to receive the names of any former members who would like to join us for the special celebration.

Who are we?

We are a club founded in 1948 that aims to stimulate interest in local history, archaeology, nature study and the countryside in general.

Where do we meet?

Meetings are at 7.30 p.m. on the 4th Monday of the month from September to April, in The Salvation Army Hall, Roe Street, Macclesfield, SK11 6PH.

There are coach trips from May to October to locations such as Elsecar Museum, Barnsley and Chirk Castle, Wales.

Officials of the Club

President
Mr Alan Whitehurst

Chairwoman
Mrs Gill Barber

Secretary
Mr Roy Gilmartin

Treasurer
Mrs Susan Titford
01625 429573

Winter Programme 2018/19

Monday September 24th
Ashbourne, Gateway to Dovedale
Danny Wells
Discover Ashbourne's history through the ages, its famous names and local traditions

Monday 8th October
70th Anniversary Tea
Waterside Restaurant, Tittesworth
Further details from Gill Barber

Monday 22nd October
One Man and His Dogs
James Gilman
From the school-leaver who was given a pup, to the man who achieved his dream of competing in 'One Man & His Dog'

Monday 26th November
The History & Work of the Peak District from Friends of the Peak
How the friends challenge and campaign to maintain the beauty and tranquillity of the area

Monday January 28th
Concorde with an 'e'
Victor Crawford
A journey of a lifetime with Concorde, one of the technical marvels of the age!

Monday February 25th
The Bollin Valley, Pt 3. Ringway to Dunham Massey
Keith Warrender
Keith continues his journey along the River Bollin looking at people & places along the way

Monday March 25th
The Wild Orchids of the Peak District
Byron Machin
A mixture of ecology, social history and fascinating insights into these amazing plants

Monday April 27th
Cheshire Wildlife Trust
Reserves Manager from CWT
The work done by the Trust in our area e.g. Danes Moss

Field Club Annual Membership Fee: £12.00
Visitors: £2.00 per evening

Get in touch with us today by calling us on 01625 511862
or by filling out the form below: