1933 – 1945 The Road to War and Peace, a timeline of events that chart activities that took place before and after the Second World War.
1921: Woodthorpe Grange is purchased by the Nottingham Corporation.
By Paul R. Swift, “An Accidental Environmentalist,” A short story of how I became involved in litter picking and caring for the environment on Woodthorpe Grange Park
Enclosure, Improvement and the Rise of `New Nottingham' 1845-67 by Prof. John Beckett and Ken Brand.
To read about Nottingham’s Green Open Spaces during World War 2, click on the attached illustration.
To download a self guided walk around Woodthorpe Park, click on the attached illustration.
Sherwood Historical Timeline
History of St. Martin’s Church, Sherwood, Nottingham
By Paul R. Swift: A Day of Common Celebration. The day King George V and Queen Mary visited Woodthorpe Park and later to go on to open the Trent Building at the University College of Nottingham Highfields Park campus on Tuesday 10th July, 1928.