Category: People

We have had some memorable people living in Tollerton and some people have given their personal memories too. If you have a memory you would like to share, let us know and we can add that on to the site.

18 December 2015 / People

Summer Camp 1956  In August 1956 the Tollerton Scouts went to a summer camp at Powerscourt Domain, County Wicklow. The photograph below shows them gathered at the Midlands Rail Station…

30 November 2015 / Historic Events
22 November 2015 / Memorable Tollerton Residents
23 October 2015 / Historic Events
23 October 2015 / People

Until the 1930 – 1950s expansion of housing Tollerton was a small rural village. In the 19th century the population fluctuated around 150 persons. By 1911 there were 168 residents…

29 September 2015 / Airport
29 September 2015 / Airport

This excerpt was written by Miss Dodd in 1935 and reproduced a lot later in one of the Village Newsletters: The average pilot takes about eight hours of instruction, given…

29 September 2015 / People

Taken from the Tollerton Village Newsletter of November 2002 On October 4th, I was driving with Norma Lewis, the retired Director of Nottinghamshire Wild Life Trust. We were on Tollerton…

15 July 2015 / People

These photographs were owned by former Tollerton resident, Peggy Heason, and given to Alison May of Tollerton some years ago. Our thanks go to Alison for sharing them. The following…