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Lenton, Nottingham
Lenton is an area of the City of Nottingham in the county of Nottinghamshire,England.
Politically, it falls within the Nottingham South constituency.
The name 'Lenton', is derived from the River Leen, which runs nearby.
Lenton is largely a residential area.
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Martinmas Fair 2015

Saturday 31 October 2015, 10-4.30pm
Priory Park & Priory Church of St Anthony, Gregory Street, Lenton, NG7 2NW
Entry £1 adults, children free
Nottingham's first famous fair
Gregory Street tram stop (Toton Lane line) is a few seconds walk away
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Lenton Times Issue 35

Available NOW as a PDF Download - incorporating colour images where available

Frederick Mitchell: A Dunkirk Resident & My Grandfather - Making the Annals of Pedestrianism: A Lost Opportunity for Lenton - The Baptists: Remembrance of World War I - The Bonser Family and Salisbury House, Lenton - Our Sponsorís Story: P & J Hotel - Tom Browne: The Lenton Connection - The Jubb Family and Lenton - Society Snips

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Nottingham at War: 1914-1919 & Lenton: A Suburb's Sacrifice

Nottingham at War: 1914-1919 & Lenton: A Suburb's Sacrifice

In the 1990s the Society established a project to learn more about the Lenton men and women who died as a result of the First World War.

It has now culminated in a new publication entitled Nottingham at War: 1914-1919 & Lenton: A Suburb's Sacrifice, published by Lenton Times in association with Leen Editions.

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Lenton Recreation Ground

Website Revamp

We are currently changing the way the website looks. To see what the new version of the Lenton Recreation Ground page looks like click here.

The revised pages will be added to the site bit by bit and will take several months to complete. However it may mean that anyone who has links to a particular page may need to repoint to the revised version.

Back Issue No.14

Lenton Times Back Copies

We have revamped all the pages relating to Lenton Times backcopies. There is now one index which will link you to a separate page for each issue.

Issues No.1 - 7 have now sold out. So we are providing access on the website to all the articles that were included in these particular issues.

Special Offer now available

Lenton Holy Trinity Church

Can You Help?

* Holy Trinity Church - Appeal *

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Lenton Church Athletic Football Club

Can You Help Us?

* Lenton Church Athletic Football Club *

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River Leen and Jubilee Campus

Lenton Gallery

Shows photographs of the Lenton, Dunkirk & Wollaton areas Past and Present

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Lenton Listener magazine

The Lenton Listener

Selected articles from the magazine produced for Lenton Community Association between 1979 and 1988

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Godfrey's History of Lenton 1884

A review of

The History of the Parish and Priory of Lenton

by John Thomas Godfrey - 1884

The book was reviewed in the Nottingham Daily Express and published over four issues during December 1884 to January 1885

To read the review click here

Lenton Local History Society

Lenton Local History Society

General information about the Society, current programme of events and contact details

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Research at the National Archives, Kew

Professional help offered for those wishing to access material from the National Archives

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