John Bentley BA.
ChairmanJohn is a distinguished local historian with publications on Wycollar, Brierfield and Ingleton in particular. He served in the military and is a retired teacher. John has also served as Chairman of the Society in previous years.
Roger Barstow Frost MBE., MA., FRSA
Chairman Elect and PublicityRoger Frost is the historian of Briercliffe though he has also published on Burnley. He is the immediate past Mayor of Burnley and is a member of the Burnley Borough Council and Chairman of Briercliffe Parish Council. Another of his interests is the environment and he served as Chairman of the successful Millennium Forest of Burnley Project. He is a retired teacher. Roger is the current Chairman of the Society and also acts as Publicity Officer. He was appointed MBE in 2000.
Honorary TreasurerA teacher, Stephanies family have had a long association with Briercliffe.
Honorary SecretarySusan Meeks is also very much involved in Briercliffe organisations. She represents the Society on the Flower Show Committee and is Deputy Chairman of the Community Centre Association.
Pauline Frost Hardwick
MembersPauline Frost Hardwick undertakes the important work of finding speakers for the Society’s monthly meetings which are held in the Community Centre.
Committee MemberMarried to John, above, Carol is a former teacher and very much involved with the Briercliffe Art Group
Committee MemberFormerly our Honorary Treasurer
Committee MemberFormerly our Speakers Secretary
Committee MemberMalcolm has accepted an invitation to rejoin the Committee. This is a welcome return