The “Food for Thought” Exhibition and Luncheon

Was held in Long Preston Village Hall on Saturday 11th February  2012

The exhibition featured a look at food in Long Preston through the ages, together with displays of old recipes and kitchen heirlooms. The event was busy throughout the day with many enjoying the home made soup and cakes etc.

Photographs of the exhibition can be seen here.

Unveiling of Stained Glass Window in the Village Hall

was held on Saturday 28th April 2012 in Long Preston Village Hall

Photos of the window and unveiling can be seen here.

The original design sketches for the new stained glass window for the Village Hall,
can be seen in the photo gallery album here.

There are photographs of the two subsequent workshops on the windows

In the photo gallery album here.

The 2012 Annual General Meeting of the Long Preston Heritage Group

Was held on Wednesday 17th  October 2012 in Long Preston Village Hall.

After the AGM, there was a talk by Gillian Walters, Project Officer at the W.R. Mitchel Archive.
She told members about her work on digitising some of Bill’s taped interviews with Dales residents.

The latest publication “A History of Medicine in Long Preston” was also launched at this event.