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Unless otherwise stated all talks will take place at the Liverpool Hope University, Creative Campus. Room 114 the Grace Room, first floor,  Cornerstone Building, Shaw Street, Liverpool, L3 8QB – Former St Francis Xavier College building.

Liverpool Hope University Creative Campus Map (click on map for larger version)

On entering the Cornerstone Building through the automatic double doors turn immediately to the right, then ahead through the automatic doors, left along the corridor through the next set of automatic doors, then take the lift to the first floor, out of the lift and right through the double doors and the Grace room is the second doorway on the right.

Please on arrival state if you are a member or a visitor of the LHS and Print your name in the register. Thank You

Please note – on-site parking is extremely limited. The nearest public car park is the

Q Park on Epworth Street 

Public Transport routes include:

  • Buses from the city centre (Queen Square) going towards the Creative Campus are:
  • the 21 and 23 to Shaw Street,
  • 101 to Langsdale Street, and
  • the 12, 13, 14, 14a, 17 and 18 to Brunswick Road.

We have limited space for visitors at our talks meetings. However, we do welcome visitors and ask for a £1 donation

Please Note – Talks and meetings may be altered or cancelled without prior notice. However, We will endeavor to notify members of any changes via this website as soon as practically possible.

Please Note. Months November to March may have to be cancelled at short notice to to adverse weather conditions, so please check this website NOTICE BOARD for the latest information before you travel.

Download or Print a Programme of Events 2020

Dec
8
Sun
Shipbuilding at Cammell Lairds, by Elizabeth Davey
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm
Feb
9
Sun
Womanhood, Vice, Urban Immorality and Social Control in Liverpool c1900-1976: by Dr Smantha Caslin
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm
Mar
8
Sun
Equestrian Drama in Liverpool: by John Pinfold
Mar 8 @ 2:00 pm
Apr
19
Sun
Cinderella Soldiers-Liverpool’s Irish fighting on the Western Front: by Colin Cousins
Apr 19 @ 2:00 pm
May
17
Sun
LHS AGM @ 1.30PM: Rich & Poor in Victorian Liverpool: BY Roger Hull
May 17 @ 2:00 pm
Jun
16
Tue
Guided Tour of the Calderstones Mansion House – More details to follow
Jun 16 all-day
Jul
11
Sat
Liverpool Slavery Walking Tour: – by Laurence Westgaph (time & date TBC)
Jul 11 all-day
Aug
18
Tue
Guided Tour of Knowsley Hall: – (time & travel details TBC)
Aug 18 all-day
Sep
6
Sun
Kirkdale Prison Hangings: by Martin Baggoley
Sep 6 @ 2:00 pm
Oct
11
Sun
Dark Medicine in the era of the Transatlantic Slave Trade: Dr Stephen Kenny
Oct 11 @ 2:00 pm
Nov
15
Sun
Films made in Liverpool: Prof Julia Hallam
Nov 15 @ 2:00 pm
Dec
6
Sun
The History of Liverpool Tidal Institute: Prof Phil Woodworth
Dec 6 @ 2:00 pm