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 into the Centre and fill in an application form. The winners for 2024 are as follows. Thank you for supporting the ‘100’ club and if you have won please call in to the Centre to collect your winnings.

2024 ‘100’ Club Winners

January 2024

£10 – no 9 H. Rigby
£10 – no 24 D. Dyer
£15 – no 37 P. Harwood
£20 – no 2 D. Pack

February 2024

£10 – no 31 Ann Todd
£10 – no 41 Doreen Sinfield
£15 – no 36 Christopher Rigby
£20 – no 33 Dorri Moulden

March 2024

£10 – no 20 M Stephenson
£10 – no 35 L Leah
£15 – no 19 A Tracy-Smith
£20 – no 47 A Southworth

April 2024

£10 – no 5 Colin Briggs
£10 – no 11 Gordon Smith
£15 – no 30 Mary Peacock
£20 – no 15 John East

May 2024

£10 – no 38 D.Yates
£10 – no 40 J. Hudson
£15 – no 33 D Moulden
£20 – no 34 Y Spink

June 2024

£10 – no 26 P. Turner
£10 – no 9 H C Rigby
£15 – no 20 M Stephenson
£20 – no 42 B Cowan

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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.