Darwen Heritage Centre '100' Club

The Heritage Centre are running a ‘100’ Club where, for £3 a month, numbers are drawn out every month winning £20, £15, £10 and £10 respectively.

If you are interested in joining our ‘100’ Club, which raises much needed funds for Darwen Heritage Centre, please email us, and  we will send you an application form. Also you can call in and fill in an application form when we are open again.

The winners for 2021 are as follows.
Thank you for supporting the ‘100’ club, we are looking forward to seeing who wins in 2021 and hopefully welcome some new members.

2021 ‘100’ Club Winners

January 2021

£10 – no 23 Mrs S Clarkson
£10 – no 38 D. Yates
£15 – no 41 D. Sinfield
£20 – no 35 L. Leah

February 2021

£10 – M Jazwinski
£10 – L. Leah
£15 – J. East
£20 – A. Turner

March 2021

£10 – no 40 J. Hudson
£10 – no 4 F. Rigby
£15 – no 30 M. Peacock
£20 – no 25 S. Carus

April 2021

£10 – no 5 C. Briggs
£10 – no 14 A. McNally
£15 – no 39 J. Yates
£20 – no 20 P. Calvey

May 2021

£10 – no 8 A. Rigby
£10 -no 28 A. Gavagan 
£15 – no 21 H.Romain
£20 – no 15 J. East

June 2021

£10 – no 9 H. Rigby
£10 – no 37 P. Harwood
£15 – no 41 D. Sinfield
£20 – no 33 D. Moulden

July 2021

£10 – no 32 L. Whittle
£10 – no 1 C.Thayne
£15 – no 33 D. Moulden
£20 – no 5 C. Briggs

August 2021

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September 2021

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October 2021

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November 2021

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December 2021

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Quiz

Our first Quiz was dreamed up by local historian Harold Heys

******We have a winner******

The winner is Steve Whalley with 9 correct answers out of 10. Well done Steve, DHC will be in touch with you about your prize. The answers are below with the appropriate pictures. Thank you to everybody that took part in the quiz and please let us know if you would like another one.

Question Nine

In what year did Blackburn take over Darwen? Answer is Darwen fell under Blackburn’s magical spell in 1974 in the local government reorganisation. 

Question Ten

Which Matthew Brown pub used to stand at the bottom of Grimshaw Street? Answer is The Vale was in the Grimshaw Street dip.