Meetings & Events

Founded 1972

Parkgate Society

Registered Charity

No. 503718

Meetings and Events

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Our next meeting is on:


Monday 21st May at 8.00 pm

Author Dave Joy of Liverpool, draws on his own family history to tell the story of the lives and times of the Liverpool Cowkeepers. documenting the history of the many Dales families who left their rural existence to become city cowkeepers in the burgeoning metropolis that was Liverpool.

The programme of meetings and

talks for the 2018 season is:

15th Jan. Anne Litherland - Port Sunlight River Park

19th Feb. Dinner and Music Night (Entry by ticket only)

19th Mar. Ken Pye - Curious and Amazing Tales of the Wirral

16th Apr. Paul Greenslade - Thurstaston Common

21st May. Dave Joy - Liverpool Cowkeepers - a Family History

17th Sep. AGM (at 7.30pm) then at 8.00pm

Mike Murphy - Nelson, The Navy & Tradition

15th Oct. Colin Millington - The Beauty & Interest of the Wirral

19th Nov. Hot Pot Supper (at 6.30pm) then at 8.00pm

Gavin Hunter - The Liverpool Overhead Railway

© Parkgate Society 2018

Unless otherwise advertised, Parkgate Society meetings take place in the Cranston Suite of the Neston Cricket Club, Station Road, Parkgate, on the 3rd Monday of the month, at 8.00pm -

September, October, November, February, March, April and May.


Visitors are most welcome, and entry is free for the first visit.


The Society's AGM takes place at 7.30pm before the September meeting.

There is usually adequate parking on site, and access to the Cranston Suite is wheelchair/disability friendly. The bar is open to all, and serves tea and coffee as well as the usual alocoholic and soft drinks.


Apart from the advertised talk, evenings include a raffle, and usually include a briefing or update on matters happening in Parkgate. This is an excellent opportunity for Society members to hear and comment about local issues, and raise any issues they may have themselves.

Last Updated April 2018