WELCOME TO THE ARNOLD LOCAL HISTORY GROUP

Closure of Co-op Junction of St Albans Road and Nottingham Road now Weatherspoons Arnold


Bonington House, Arnold, (right) birthplace of romantic landscape painter, Richard Parkes Bonington and Arnold Local History Group meeting place



Arnold Local History Group    

We aim to encourage and support an interest in the history of the Arnold area and help conserve and archive material of local interest.

Member of the British Association for Local History

Affiliated to Nottinghamshire Local History Association


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Meetings are held monthly from  September to June  on the  third Tuesday of the month at 7pm

at:

Arnold Labour Club (Bonington House)

79 High StreetArnold, Nottingham. NG5 7DN

(No meetings in July, August, and December)

Next meeting:  

21st June

                        Lily Ann Dawes                                    

 Will the real Duke of Portland

         please stand up!                    

 

For full details of the programme

see 'This Year's Meetings' page

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For membership details or other information about our group please email:   

     

alhgroupo@gmail.com

      

or write to:

144 Surgeys Lane, Arnold. Nottingham. NG5 8GB

telephone 0115 9200626

Please visit and sign 

our Guest Book 






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alan | Reply 18.04.2016 11.12

Ann my middle son lives on park road just behind the catholic church

Ann Farrington 18.04.2016 13.01

Neighbours from Worcester Rd (no. 25) the Hough's, moved to the first house on left on Park Rd, they had a disabled son Steven I think.

alan | Reply 18.04.2016 11.11

yep that's the one I left when I was about 9 terrible place ,it was don't do this don't do that , only walk ,never run ,it was a prep school for grammer school

Ann F arrington | Reply 18.04.2016 09.04

No, live in Cheshire now but still have ties in Nottingham.

Alan | Reply 17.04.2016 22.02

Still in Nottingham?

Alan | Reply 17.04.2016 21.58

Ann After I left cottsewood I attended a prep school just round the corner ,Mrs smith was a supposedly teacher ,backed up by miss cane on Worcester rd

Ann Farrington 18.04.2016 09.44

I think I know the school, was it on the left on the way up. It was a semi detached with square bay windows, around no.11.

Kathleen Guard nee White | Reply 17.04.2016 19.07

Alan. I cannot remember the number Galway Road, but it was about the last house at the bottom, opposite the Cemetery gates. New houses were built
next door/

Alan 18.04.2016 13.33

I watched the houses being built at the back of us goodwood ave? I think dad had massive garden it's still there ours was a corner plot

Alan 18.04.2016 13.29

Kathleen I lived tuther end of Galway road no 2

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18.05 | 19:45

I bought the cycle shop from Mrs.Merrin when her husband died in 1966 I then sold it in 1980 to Machins next door who then extended their "Jeans" shop.

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11.05 | 08:35

1817 Charles Rotherham stayed here after murdering Elizabeth Sheppard.
He left the next morning leaving Bessie's shoes which led to is detection.

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27.04 | 20:30

Could the remnants of Old Hall Yard be the oldest building in Arnold?

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23.04 | 13:19

I think Cheryl went to Church Drive, she was a bit older than me.

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