2024-25 Forthcoming meetings: details are as follows

Apr 2nd Ian Morgan: Within site of the Gibbet

May 7th Adrian Grey: Historical highlights from Newark & Sherwood

June 4th John Whitfield: Remembering the 50's. Did we have it so good.

July 2nd John North: Derbyshire Days

Aug 6th Paul Mann: Vikings on the Trent

Sept 3rd David Speed: Medieval Kings & Sherwood Forest

 Oct 1st Robert Mee: Bradshaw & early railway tours

Nov 5th Bob Massey: Remember, Remember the 5th November

Dec 3rd Christmas meeting: Party time & 2024 Members review

Jan 7th: A local history presentation by members & committee

Feb 4th Stephen Flinders: History beneath our feet

March4th: Society AGM

  and audience participation is encouraged



Refreshments included


 Take care and stay safe, best regards,

Your Committee.

Our monthly meetings take place in the Function Room at Blidworth Miners Welfare.

  • We continue to meet on the 1st Tuesday of each month with a starting time of 7pm and the meetings normally end at 9pm.
  • Refreshments are provided and there is a small charge of £3 at the door
  • Our guest speaker is chosen from a group of dedicated and well qualified individuals
  • Car parking is free courtesy of the Welfare Management Committee.
  • All members and non members are very welcome and audience participation is encouraged.
  • If you are interested in joining us, want to know more about Blidworth and the surrounding villages or are just curious about what we do,
  • We can be contacted by email at blidworthhistory@virginmedia.com
  • You can also follow us on Facebook  
  • We would be extremely grateful to hear from anyone possessing old photographs, documents, or  memorabilia and who would be willing to donate or loan them to the Society