A significant part in the history of aviation during the second world war and beyond was played by De Havilland at Lostock. How it came into being and details of the development are recounted here by David Kaye.
Dedicated to our founder
Founder member and our former chair, Pam Clarke, tells us her memory of a walk in Hall Lee Bank Park many years ago.
The Town’s Historical Events
Improving Westhoughton Station
Westhoughton railway station opened in 1848. It became a part of the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway. These days it is largely a commuter station on the Manchester/Bolton – Wigan line. This video is a contemporary look at how the station has been brightened up by the Friends of Westhoughton Station.
Another video coming soon
Compliments of WLHG
Interviews with our senior citizens
note: these interviews are up to an hour long