Tollerton Village History Group Posts

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17 June 2015 / People

The Women’s Institute 25th Anniversary party in 1962         The following article appeared in the Notts Newspaper January 27, 1962 When Tollerton Women’s Institute celebrated its 25th birthday…

17 June 2015 / Uncategorised

August 2018 saw us show the DVD on Tollerton Hall that we had put together over the previous 18 months, mainly due to the hard work of Yvonne and Chris…

17 June 2015 /

Follow this link to read an interview with Mrs Gretton, the first head teacher, from 1999 1999 interview with Mrs Gretton We also had access to the School Log to…

17 June 2015 / People

Dorothy Singleton’s memories  were presented to the Tollerton Friendship Club on 5 September, 1991. Dorothy lived on Melton Road but we are unsure of when she moved to Tollerton; she died…

17 June 2015 / People

Jim’s recordings about the second World War can be found via this link: http://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/80024314 The following story was written by Jim Blackburn (1920-2007) for the Tollerton newsletter. (Jim lived and…

13 June 2015 / Airport

  The Airport has had many air shows and, in 1967 the Kings Cup Air races took place (this took place annually but was based at different airports). The programme, kindly…

13 June 2015 / Churches

Have a look at http://www.stpeters-tollerton.org.uk/history/ for some great detail on the history of the church.

12 May 2015 / Uncategorised

If you have any comments on the web site or wish to add a contribution, please email this to: contact@tollertonvillagehistory.co.uk Other local history websites: Plumtree village: https://www.plumtreevillage.org.uk/history.asp

7 May 2015 / Airport

There are placques on the pill box near the air traffic control tower (taken when it was raining!) in commemoration of different squadrons and in memory of it’s activity during…