For the 2016 Blue Plaques Booklet please click HERE
A selection of last years pictures are here
THE SOUTHERN BROXTOWE BLUE PLAQUE SCHEME: PROGRESS TO 3 AUGUST 2015 The Southern Broxtowe Blue Plaque scheme is almost complete. It has been a truly collaborative venture driven by a small group of volunteers working together over six years, with representatives from the Beeston and District Civic Society, the Beeston and District Local History Society, … Continue reading Blue Plaques
THE SOUTHERN BROXTOWE BLUE PLAQUE SCHEME: POSTAL ADDRESSES AND NATIONAL GRID REFERENCES, 15 MARCH 2015 Thomas Barton, our first plaque, unveiled in Chilwell by Sir Neil Cossons, 25 August 2010 Address: 61 High Road, Chilwell, NG9 4AJ NGR: SK 5237 3629 Arthur Henry Mee, Stapleford, unveiled 22 March 2011 Address: Arthur Mee Centre, Church Street, … Continue reading Blue Plaque Locations
In 2015 the title of the competition was The Essence of Beeston: Past and Present.We had a variety of entries of a variety of mediums and it was very popular.