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Footprints of Mansfield’s Past, Neil Piedger, Mansfield Library

Mansfield Library Four Seasons Centre, West Gate, Mansfield

At 2:00pm on Tuesday 12th October 2021, at Mansfield Central Library, Neil Pledger of ArtDK shares his fascinating photographs, drawing the observer into a place where lost Mansfield history bleeds […]

£3

Gallery Tour: Beyond the Mayflower, Lakeside Arts

University of Nottingham, Weston Gallery University Park, Nottingham

Wednesday 13 October 2021, 11amWeston Gallery Join us for a guided walk through of the exhibition and learn about the stories behind the items on display.

Free

Community Archives Conference 2021

On Zoom: 13th October 2021, 5.00pm – 7.30pm A reminder that it's not too late to sign up for our conference! Tickets are going fast, so don't delay with your registration. What's […]

Free

The Making of a Pilgrim Woman, Lakeside Arts

University of Nottingham, Djanogly Theatre University Park, Nottingham

Thursday 14 October, 1pm, in the Djanogly Theatre Artist Rachel Carter will talk about her two year project inspired by her Nottingham ancestors in the textiles industry and the Pilgrims […]

£3

Nottingham’s Lost Theatres, Bob Massey, Arnold Local History Group

Arnold Methodist Church 54 Front Street, Arnold, Nottingham

At 7pm on Tuesday 19th October 2021, at Arnold Methodist Church 54 Front Street, Arnold, Nottingham NG5 7EL Bob Massey will be giving a talk entitled:  ‘Nottingham’s Lost Theatres!’  After […]

Nottingham Now, Tom Huggon, Nottingham Civic Society

Nottingham Mechanics Institute North Sherwood Street, Nottingham

On Tuesday 19th October 2021, at 7:30pm, at The Nottingham Mechanics Institute Tom Huggon will present the Keith Train Lecture You will remember Tom was going to talk in the […]

Free

Exploring Ancestry at Beeston Library

Beeston Library Foster Avenue, Beeston, Nottingham

On Wednesday October 20, 2021, at 10:30am at Beeston Library join one of our librarians for a small group session, where they will demonstrate some of the lesser-known aspects of […]

Free

Bolsover Castle Through the Ages

West Bridgford Library Bridgford Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham

At 2:00pm on Tuesday 26 October 2021 at West Bridgford Library Ian Morgan tells the story of Bolsover Castle from the humble Norman beginnings to today's beautiful shadow of its […]

£3

Footpads, Kings and Highwaymen at Worksop Library

Worksop Library Memorial Avenue, Worksop, Nottinghamshire

On Wednesday 27 October 2021 at 2:00pm at Worksop Library Ian Morgan will describe the journey of just 34 miles following the old Great North Road through Nottinghamshire, and in […]

£3

Murder: Ghosts and the Like, Bob Massey

On Monday 1st November 2021 at 7:00pm at Pam's Café and Bar (Mansfield Road, Daybrook) Bob Massey will present an evening of dark tales about the area's gloomy past

£4

Recruitment to Remembrance: The Story of Underage Boy Soldiers

Mansfield Library Four Seasons Centre, West Gate, Mansfield

At 2:00pm on Tuesday 9 November 2021 at Mansfield Central Library Jo Riley tells the story of the thousands of underage volunteers who signed up in the early stages of […]

£3

Remembrance Day – Lest We Forget

The Crossings Social Club Station Road, Carlton

An evening of remembrance with talks from prominent local historians Their names will live on - Andy SmartMud, Munitions & Memorials : Nottinghamshire & World War 1 - Chris WeirThe […]

£12

Edwardian Landlords, Mo Cooper, Beeston & District LHS

Chilwell Memorial Institute 129 High Road, Chilwell, Nottingham

Beeston and District Local History Society On Wednesday November 17th 2021 at 7.30pm, at The Chilwell Memorial Institute, 129 High Road, Chilwell, Nottingham NG9 4AT community historian Mo Cooper  will […]

Family History: One-to-One ZOOM Sessions

Online

5.30, 6.15 & 7pm on 23 November 2021, FREE, Booking required Are you looking for hints on how to discover more about your family history? Why not sign up for […]

Free

Causes of Contemporary Migration, Lakeside Arts

University of Nottingham, Djanogly Theatre University Park, Nottingham

Tuesday 23 November, 1pmDjanogly Theatre As the world becomes ever more interconnected, migration becomes ever more fluid and complex and looks set to increase in the coming decades. This lecture […]

£3

The Sudan, Mike Kelley, Wollaton Historical & Conservation Society

Wollaton St Leonard's Community Centre Bramcote Lane, Wollaton, Nottingham

On Wednesday 24th November 2021 at 7:30pm at St Leonard’s Community Centre, Bramcote Lane. Mike spent 8 years in the Sudan. He will talk about its people, its British connection […]

Exploring Local Maps at Worksop Library

Worksop Library Memorial Avenue, Worksop, Nottinghamshire

At 2:30pm on Thursday 25th November 2021, at Worksop Library, join one of our librarians for a group session, where they will demonstrate the range and variety of local maps […]

Free

AGM, Friends of the National Civil War Centre

Newark National Civil War Centre 14 Appleton Gate, Newark

On Monday 29th November 2021 at 7:00pm in the Tudor Hall of the National Civil War Centre the Friends of the National Civil War Centre-Newark Museum (Registered Charity No. 1146475) will […]

Gallery Tour: Beyond the Mayflower, Lakeside Arts

University of Nottingham, Weston Gallery University Park, Nottingham

Wednesday 1 December 2021, 2pmWeston Gallery Join us for a guided walk through of the exhibition and learn about the stories behind the items on display.

Free

Traditional Christmas, Bob Massey, Heritage Lincolnshire

Online

On Wednesday 8th December 2021 at 7:00pm via ZOOM Bob Massey will tell how our British traditions of the Christmas season came about. Book online at www.heritagelincolnshire.org/shop/tickets/ Single tickets for […]

Chris Brooke, Saturday Local History Seminars

University of Nottingham, Lenton Grove University Park, Nottingham

At 10:00am on Saturday 11th December 2021 in room A18-19 in Lenton Grove Chris Brooke is returning to the Seminar to present more of his innovative research, which uses a […]

£5

Carols in the Millyard, Green’s Windmill

Greens Windmill Yard Off Windmill Lane, Sneinton

We’re delighted to announce the annual carol singing in the millyard is set to return this year and will take place on Saturday 11th December 2021, from 3pm-5pm. Sadly, the […]

Free

Christmas Tales, Bob Massey

Bread and Bitter 153 - 155 Woodthorpe Drive, Mapperley, Nottingham

On Sunday 12th December 2021 at 8:00pm in the Bar of the Bread and Bitter, Mapperley, local historian Bob Massey will present an evening of stories of Christmas past, Christmas […]

Free

Christmas Party, Pentagon Local History Society

Elston Village Hall Top Street, Elston, Newark

On Wednesday 15th December 2021 the Society will hold its Christmas party in the Chequers Pub The Society normally meets every fourth Wednesday of the month in Elston Village hall […]

Christmas Quiz & AGM, Beeston & District LHS

Chilwell Memorial Institute 129 High Road, Chilwell, Nottingham

Beeston and District Local History Society On Wednesday December 15th 2021 at 7.30pm, at The Chilwell Memorial Institute, 129 High Road, Chilwell, Nottingham NG9 4AT the Society will hold its […]

Cocktails and Crime: Ballroom Blitz, National Justice Museum

National Justice Museum High Pavement, Nottingham

On Friday 31st December 2021 at 7:00pm (guests should arrive between 7pm and 7.30pm for an arrival cocktail, doors close at 8pm) at the National Justice Museum there will be […]

£27.95

To be Confirmed, Wollaton Historical & Conservation Society

Wollaton St Leonard's Community Centre Bramcote Lane, Wollaton, Nottingham

On Wednesday 23rd February 2022 at 7:30pm at St Leonard’s Community Centre, Bramcote Lane. Topic to be confirmed. Free for members, £2 visitors.

Goose Fair, Bob Massey, Pentagon Local History Society

Elston Village Hall Top Street, Elston, Newark

Wednesday 27th April  2022 at 7:30pm in Elston Village Hall Bob Massey will tell the story of Nottingham's traditional Goose Fair Admission to the talks is free. The Society normally […]

Christmas Do, Stapleford and District Local History Society

Stapleford St Helen's Church Hall Frederick Road, Stapleford

On Tuesday 13th December 2022 at St. Helen's Church Hall, Frederick Road, Stapleford NG9 8FN starting at 7:30pm (doors open from 7pm) the Society will hold its Christmas celebration event. […]