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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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Lenton Times Issue 34
Now available from shops

Also now available as a PDF Download - Now incorporating colour images where available

Featuring
Zam Buk and the Cycle Road Connection - The Men Behind Zam Buk - Miss Guest: A Personal Memory - The Spree Family: The Inside Story - Nottingham at War: 1914-1919 & Lenton: A Suburb's Sacrifice - Nottingham 1914 & The Prelude to War - A Suburb's Sacrifice: The Lenton War Memorial - Lenton War Dead Profiles - How to get your Own Copy of the Book - Lenton's Almshouses: No.1 The John & Eliza Jelley Homes - The Parish Church: On the Roof - The Willoughby Street Flats: Plumbing the Heights - 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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Ocean Designs, Castle Boulevard - 2013

Website Revamp


We are currently changing the way the website looks. To see what the new version of the Castle Boulevard 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


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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

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