Restoration of Painting from Towneley Hall’s Collection

Edmund Blair Leighton’s “How Liza Loved the King” £3950

Purchase  and Installation of PA system in Lecture Theatre £1094

Shelving for Lecture Theatre stores £855

2018 Purchase of twenty table top covers 1,147

Payment for 6,000 Towneley Hall Events 204 leaflets.

2019 Payment towards New Events Car Park 20,000

Payment for 2 Dog Grates for the Main Hall 1,700 ecture Theatre store rooms.

How the Society has spent its funds


Millennium Clock Case £1,000

Padiham Mug    £ 680

Glass carriers, trays, extenders £551

Tablecloths   £100

Round Tables + Bar items £350

Magnetic hammer for clock bell £1,800

Ebonised Clock brackets £225

Towneley Family Busts £5,000


Events Board £113

Bar Equipment £182

Charles Towneley Bust Donation £5,000

Material for Chair Refurbishment £150


Soft Furnishings for the Lichen Room £1,362

Venue dressing accessories £1,700


Installation of new flagpole £ 800

Commissioning of Geoff Butterworth´s ´Virgin Snow´ painting £1,500

Curtains for Long Gallery Bedrooms £1,369

Blinds for Long Gallery Bedrooms £1,085


Harp Restoration £1200

Geoff Butterworth Painting  (purchased with money made from the sale of Muriel Riding china) £600

Altar Lighting £1717


Contribution to Friends of Towneley Park  towards Italian Gardens Fountain restoration £500

Purchase of DVD player & Monitor for Lecture Theatre Audio/Visual Control Unit. £121

New THS Donation Box for the shop £820

Purchase of Pendelfin pottery from Eric Knowles £450


Restoration and mounting of  Pilkington Tiles.

On display in The Decorative & Fine Arts Room £983

Purchase of curtains & voiles for The Regency Room£5715

Purchase of Pendelfin Pottery from Mrs M Phillips £250

Contribution towards WW1 Commemorations £1000

Purchase of two ‘Discobolus’ Statues £8600

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Donation to ´Friends of Towneley Park´ towards purchase of Scooter for the disabled £ 1,000

Purchase of new Towneley Flag £242

Donation to conservation of Watercolour £ 1,000

Donation towards new exhibition showcases £2,000

1965 to 2007 Edward Stocks Massey Bequest
Purchase of twenty table top covers £1147
Payment for 6000 Towneley Hall events leaflets £204


Purchase of 2 x 6 gang extension leads with surge protection for lecture theatre £7


Payment towards new Events Car Park £20,000

Purchase of 2 dog grates in Great Hall £1700


Dining Table and chairs for Regency Room

Contribution to LED lighting of Hall exterior