Welcome to the website for the Stapleford & District Local History Group


We aim to encourage and support an interest in the history of the Stapleford Area and help conserve and archive material of local interest .
Stapleford is a town in the county of Nottinghamshire, England, some 9 kilometres (5.6 miles) west of the centre of Nottingham and Stapleford lies on the border between Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. To the north of Stapleford is Ilkeston and to the east is Beeston. To the west across the River Erewash is Sandiacre, and to the south is Toton.
Meetings are held monthly on the second Tuesday of the month at 7.30 pm in the St. Helen's Church Hall, Frederick Road, Stapleford NG9 8FN

News: from February we intend to have some of our extensive 

collection of Stapleford Archives out on show at every  meeting.



11 February

John Glover Sketchbooks - Leicestershire Artist

Stephen Flinders  


10 March 

Sir John Borlase Warren and the Expedition to Quiberon Bay 

Michael Kirkby 


14 April   

24th  Annual General Meeting



12 May

The Erewash Canal 

Mick & Carol Golds 


9 June

What did you do in the war mum? 

Mo Cooper



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