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February Lecture, Retford
February Lecture, Retford
14/02/2018: 7.30pm
Mediaeval Stonemasonry
Mediaeval Stonemasonry
A summary of the technology and development of this art
Albert Ball VC
Albert Ball VC
Eyewitness account of the WW1 flying ace's crash in Nottingham
[Southwell] Plough Sunday
[Southwell] Plough Sunday
07/01/2018: 12:30 - 16:00
Christmas at Clipstone Camp
Christmas at Clipstone Camp
One hundred years ago
RAF Balderton
RAF Balderton
A glimpse at a now-obsolete wartime heritage site
Rattlejag Morris Traditional Morris Tour
Rattlejag Morris Traditional Morris Tour
26/12/2017: 12 noon and 1.00 pm to 3.00 pm
[Nottingham] Family History drop in sessions
[Nottingham] Family History drop in sessions
Wednesday 1 November 2017: 10am - 12pm
Mr. Brannan's Diaries
Mr. Brannan's Diaries
The Diaries of artist, Peter Brannan - an Introduction
ABC Bus Services
ABC Bus Services
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[CALVERTON]
[CALVERTON] "Murder, Mystery and Mayhem!"
Wednesday 25 Oct 2017: 7.15 pm
snippets from history
snippets from history
snippets from history vol 2
[WORKSOP] Heritage Open Day at Worksop Library
[WORKSOP] Heritage Open Day at Worksop Library
Thursday 7 September 2017: 10:00 - 16:00
Photographing Nottinghamshire from his bicycle
Photographing Nottinghamshire from his bicycle
Reg Baker - cycling photographer
On Your Bike
On Your Bike
Cycling Exhibition
[RETFORD] Retford's Crimea volunteers
[RETFORD] Retford's Crimea volunteers
September Lecture: 13/09/2017: 7.30pm
St Ann's Allotments Open Day
St Ann's Allotments Open Day
20/08/2017: 11am - 4pm
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