Latest Website Updates - 20th September 2015
Highfields Lido - Separate Page PLUS Additional Photographs, Lenton Recreation Ground - Major revamp plus new photographs, Rothesay Avenue - Major revamp plus new photographs,Cope The Clockmaker - Revamp, Spree Postcards - Victoria Embankment
Cottesmore Boys School Reminiscence - Kenny Bradshaw 1965-68, Frank William Johnson - The Name's The Game! (new), Listener Article - Lost in the Lenton Triangle (new), Lenton Floods - Revamped Page plus New Photographs, Listener Article - The Lenton Skippety - Revamp and Additional Photographs, Trinity Avenue - Revamped Page plus New Photographs, Beyond Lenton - The Boots Factory - Beeston, Spree Postcards - Whatton
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
Click here for details
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
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.
Click here for full details.
We are currently changing the way the website looks. To see what
the new version of the Lenton Recreation Ground page looks like click
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.
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
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Shows photographs of the Lenton, Dunkirk & Wollaton areas Past and Present
The Lenton Listener
Selected articles from the magazine produced for Lenton Community Association between 1979 and 1988
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
General information about the Society, current programme of events and contact details
Research at the National Archives, Kew
Professional help offered for those wishing to access material from the National Archives