Tollerton Village History Group Posts

23 November 2021 / Farms

Written by Peter Brooker including some detail his father, Albert Brooker, had put together for an article in the Tollerton News in 1994. My father, Albert Brooker came from a…

23 November 2021 / Uncategorised

There are two distinct differences between Russell’s Farm and the other former Tollerton Hall Estate farms. One is its location being somewhat detached from the old village and all the…

10 November 2021 / People

On looking through the mountains of information we have collected for the history, we found some more recollections from Mike Connelly (see this link for the original piece added to…

8 May 2021 / Photos

Remember when the shelves were mostly empty? Thank goodness we’ve got past that stage! And we’ve accepted a new normal of face masks, hand sanitiser and keeping our distance as…

21 August 2020 / Farms
1 July 2020 / Tollerton Hall

It’s amazing what we find when we have time on our hands and that’s one thing a lot of people, have found they have had with the Covid 19 pandemic…

2 June 2020 / Tollerton Hall

The following article entitled ‘Tollerton Hall’ was published in the West Bridgford Advertiser on Saturday, 25 August, 1923. This would have been when Alice M Burnside resided at Tollerton Hall.…

30 April 2020 / Farms

Visit to Chestnut Farm undertaken by Barbara Storrie and Liz Fradd on Thursday 21st November 2019 A survey taken by the WI in 1975 stated that Chestnut Farm was built…

5 March 2020 / People