Category Archives: CDLHS Archives

Jubilee Room Open Day

21st May 2016

The first open day on Saturday, May 21st, was a huge success and allowed the general public into the JR for the first time. The first visitors, Doreen and Ken Townsend, had travelled all the way from Buckinghamshire.

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Doreen and Ken Townsend outside the Jubilee Room

Over forty people visited the archives during the course of the day, a good response!

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The Jubilee Room is open at last!

20th May 2016

Here are some pictures from this event.  We were delighted to welcome Carol and Nicholas Bennett who helped to set up the Museum Committee [which became the CDLHS] back in 1973.   Also David Littlewood, Conservation Officer from Nottingham County Council and John Parker,  Chairman of the Nottingham Local History Association.

Collingham Parish Council members visit the Jubilee Room

19th May 2016

We welcomed members of the Collingham Parish Council to the Jubilee Room to thank them for their help in enabling us to develop this facility for our archives.

Past CDLHS committee members visit the Jubilee Room

5th May 2016

It was wonderful to show off the refurbished JR to past members of the CDLHS committees, responsible for collecting so many of our archives.