• Bramcote Hall, home of the Smith family 1860s

  • Chapel Street, Bramcote

  • Town Street, Bramcote showing village school and children

  • Town Street

  • The Manor House

  • The "Pearson Bridge"

  • King George's Park from St. Michael's spire

  • Looking across Derby Road to the village

  • The White Lion

Current arrangements


Bramcote History Group has completed its Spring programme of presentations, delivered via Zoom, and will resume its meetings in late August.

We await further information with regard to holding meetings in our usual venue. Members will be notified directly about arrangements but we will also continue to update this website with relevant information.

The first meeting of our autumn programme will be delivered via Zoom.

This will take place at 7.30pm on Monday August 23rd when Pete Forster, the project leader, will talk about “Wollaton’s Secret Walled Garden”.

If you are not a member of Bramcote History Group and would like to join this talk then please register your interest from Monday August 9th by emailing bramcotehistory@outlook.com and the necessary link will then be sent to you.

Further presentations for this Autumn are listed on the Programme page


Missing local history meetings?

Here are some suggestions that you might like to explore whilst we are unable to meet:

Look at the website of Nottinghamshire Local History Association:   nlha.org.uk   which features information about what can be accessed online at this time.

Start exploring archives online — try Nottingham Archives and the University of Nottingham Manuscripts and Special Collections Library.

Explore the websites of other societies and facilities eg Notts. Family History Society, Friends of Nottingham Archives, Bromley House Library.

Where and When

St Michael’s Church Centre, Church Street,
Bramcote, Nottingham NG9 3HD

Normally, speaker meetings are held in March, April, May, September, October, and November, on the third Monday of the month. 8pm start, all welcome from 7.40pm. See the programme for details.

In the summer months there are outdoor guided walks and other events open to members.


Membership of Bramcote History Group costs £5 per year.

We are a lively and friendly group holding meetings which are both informative and enjoyable. Our main area of interest is Bramcote, although some of our meetings cover other local areas of interest. We conduct regular research into aspects of Bramcote’s history.

Visitors are always welcome at our speaker meetings, cost £2.50 (members £1). Please do come along or contact us for more information.