Due to the Covid19 pandemic, all talks are suspended until further notice.


The History Group run very interesting talks by speakers from around the local area, open to both members and non-members. We also organise visits to other local history groups and outings to historic sites and archives / museums for members.

16th January 2020 Kieran Lee. The Preservation of Bennerley Viaduct. This spans the Erewash Valley between Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire and is one of only two Wrought Iron viaducts left from the steam era of railways in Britain.

20th February 2020  James Wright. The History of Strelley Hall, Nottingham

19th March 2020 Jason Mordan. Timber Framed Buildings in Nottinghamshire by Senior Practitioner Historic Buildings, Nottinghamshire County Council

16th April 2020 Sam Millard. The Rufford Park Poachers (and what happened to them)

21st May 2020 Matt Beresford. Medieval Graffiti

Everyone welcome. The above events are in the Village Hall, Main Street unless otherwise stated, starting at 7:30pm, Members no charge, non-members £2 - includes refreshments.