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  1. Another article on the Post website including some photos https://www.nottinghampost.com/news/history/lost-railway-stations-nottingham-220673
  2. Check out this article on The Post website. https://www.nottinghampost.com/news/history/14-quirky-signs-landmarks-nottingham-1698640
  3. Remember catching either the 1, 7 or 22 buses on Hanley Street when I lived in Bobbers Mill.
  4. Article on Post's website https://www.nottinghampost.com/whats-on/shopping/remember-long-lost-nottingham-shops-288819
  5. Carlton/ABC opened October 1939
  6. Have a great day Commo
  7. Article on Post website with photos https://www.nottinghampost.com/news/history/nottingham-nightclubs-you-went-80s-173196
  8. I was looking through some of my old books and found a Ready Reference one. It includes a Perpetual Calendar from which you can find out the day of the week you were born from your birth date. I'd forgotten I'd got it and now find it fascinating. Do you know what day of the week you were born?
  9. How many know about this? https://www.nottinghampost.com/news/history/schoolboy-genius-nottingham-who-created-1840980
  10. An archaeological dig has begun at Clumber House https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-nottinghamshire-44991741
  11. The problem with older people (and anyone really) that they don't have their debit card pin number written down and in their wallet/purse. Also they haven't got one of the "Touch & Pay"cards.
  12. Had a quick look and couldn't see this link had been posted before so apologies if it has. http://www.closedpubs.co.uk/nottinghamshire/nottingham.html
  13. Article with some photos on the Post website https://www.nottinghampost.com/news/history/gallery/see-photos-long-lost-pubs-1809306
  14. Most of us will remember Sooty who was 70 thos week https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-lancashire-44886443
  15. History Of The Malt Cross https://www.nottinghampost.com/whats-on/music-nightlife/felons-whores-peter-kay-ice-1802274
  16. Article about Maid Marian Way with some photos https://www.nottinghampost.com/news/history/view-air-one-ugliest-streets-1783154
  17. The tour is his last of the UK and is to celebrate his 80th birthday.
  18. Article on the Post website about pronunciation of some of our towns etc https://www.nottinghampost.com/news/local-news/you-know-how-pronounce-nottinghamshire-1755532
  19. All the posts I've made about history pages on the Nottingham Post website plus many others can be found at this site. https://www.nottinghampost.com/news/history/
  20. If you were or, are a fan of Duane Eddy he is coming over to the UK in October and playing just 3 gigs. Oct 23rd London Palladium Oct 28th Glasgow King's Theatre Oct 30th Manchester Bridgewater Hall
  21. Article on the Post website https://www.nottinghampost.com/news/history/lost-landmarks-nottingham-how-many-721909
  22. DaveN


    Banning all junk mail and unwanted phone calls
  23. DaveN


    If you could pass a new law what would it be? I'd ban the use of mobile phones on buses
  24. Here's some photos of the problems https://www.nottinghampost.com/
  25. Articles in the publication include:- Last Days of The Empire Night Life Pipewood Camp Radio Nottingham Cricket Royal Visits Nottm Forest Notts County Lost Pubs Worth the £2