Roman Nottinghamshire - On Tuesday 6th February 2018, 10:00 to 12:00, in the Local Studies Library on the first floor of Nottingham Central Library Mark Patterson will give an illustrated talk about the surprising wealth of evidence for Roman life in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. Following tea/coffee from 10.00 the talk will start at 10.30. Mark Patterson is the author […]
Revolution - On Tuesday 14th november 2017 at Nottingham Central Library at 10:30am Richard Gaunt, Nottingham University, will explore events in Nottingham in 1817 ; a story of poverty and discontent, rebels , plots and spies. How close did Nottingham get to a revolution two hundred years ago? Following tea/coffee from 10.00 the talk will start at […]
Nottingham’s Trams - On Tuesday 8th August 2017 at 10:00am in the Local Studies Library on the first floor of Nottingham Central Library there will be a presentation on the background, development, expansion and subsequent decline of Nottingham’s, and surrounding areas, first electric tram system. It will be accompanied by a viewing of The Ripley Rattlers on video and extracts […]
Present Location Uncertain - On Tuesday 9th May, 2017 commencing at 10:00 in the Local studies Library, 1st Floor, Central Library Nottingham Chris Weir, will give a talk on the letters (1916-18) of Nottingham soldier, Harold Priestley. This event is FREE. You can pre-register by phoning the Local Studies Library on 0115 9152870 or by email to Local_studies.email@example.com A Community […]
Hearing Deaf Voices - On Tuesday 14th February, 2017 commencing at 10:00 in the Local Studies Library, 1st Floor, Central Library Nottingham Nicola Ramsdale, Project Support Officer with Nottinghamshire Deaf Society will give a talk on the development of the Hearing Deaf Voices project This event is FREE. You can get more information by phoning the Local Studies Library on 0115 9152870 or by […]
Black History - Local Studies Library, 1st Floor Central Library, Angel Row, Nottingham NG1 6HP on Tuesday 1st November 2016 between 10:00 and 12:00. Catherine Ross, the Founder and Director of SKN Heritage Museum, will speak about the Caribbean contribution to life in Nottingham and the UK. SKN’s exhibitions and events celebrate the lives and experiences of ordinary […]
The Nottingham Green Spaces Project - Tuesday 2nd August 2016 from 10:00 to 12:00 in the Angel Row Local Studies Library, 1st Floor Central Library Nottingham members of the Nottingham Green Spaces project team will talk about their Exhibition in the Local Studies Library (3-30 August) and show a series of short films based on the collaborative research project “The Social […]
INSPIRE and Nottinghamshire Archives - On Tuesday 10th May 2016 in Nottingham Local Studies Library, Angel Row Nottingham starting at 10:00am and finishing at 12:00 an opportunity to hear about INSPIRE and Nottinghamshire Archives. Mo Cooper will also talk about HEARING DEAF VOICES a celebration of deaf culture and heritage Plus an opportunity to own your own red double-decker bus.
Dams to Trams - Between 10:00 and 12:00 on Tuesday 9th February 2016 at Nottingham Local Studies Library (in the Central Library, Angel Row, Nottingham) Gareth Davies of Trent and Peak Archaeology will give an illustrated talk on recent archaeological excavations.
The Restoration of Hucknall Parish Church, 10:00 am to 12:00, 8th December 2015 - At the Local Studies Library, Angel Row Adrian Sissons will talk about the present restoration of Hucknall Parish Church and demonstrate a fascinating new way of exhibiting and telling the story of the church. Admission is FREE..