A report on former head Tony Tresedar who left Mapperley School at the end of last term to become head of Loscoe Primary School.
A report on Shipley Country Park which opened in 1976.
Photograph showing Mapperley artist Stella Brookes presenting George and Edi Pearson with a portrait - a gift from friends to mark their move to Mapperley.
Article on the retirement of Pat Gould from Derby Church House.
Pat Retired as Assistant Diocesan Secretary after 30 years and was presented with a bouquet and £1000 given by synod members. At the presentation the Bishop of Derby praised not only the quantity but the quality of Pats work.
Rev’d Ted Lyons leaves after 13 years (1985) and moves to Christchurch, Brownsover, Rugby.
A tribute was made to Frank in the magazine. Frank was born and grew up in Mapperley. He had 3 brothers and 3 sisters and for many years lived at Woodside Cottage at Park Hall. He married Florence in 1938 and they celebrated their diamond wedding in January this year (19980). They had two sons, Raymond and Aubrey. Gardening was his passion and he planted hundreds of daffodil bulbs under the trees at the top of Mapperley Lane. He was a true gentle man.
Meetings arranged to discuss plans for significant further development at the American Adventure.
A report on Mapperley village Summer Fayre which took place on 28th June. A total of £1232 was raised.
A report on the West Hallam and Mapperley Well Dressings
A Thanksgiving Service was held to remember those who had passed away over the last year.
The following are words written and read by Laura Cook, age 7 years, about her Gran Muriel Durow (09.01.96) and Granddad (13.05.98)
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The dramatic opencast workings at Club Room Farm have thrown up some interesting evidence of old Mapperley Colliery workings (left) and some of the artefacts retrieved (below). RJB manager, Ted Hoare (left), welcomes visitors to the site and demonstrates the attention to detail, environmentally, and the impressive professionalism of their operation.
Rev’d Simon White writes about coming to our area in July, leaving St George’s in Stockport.
Discussions took place between resident and coal extraction company R J Budge about the proposed open casting scheme between High Lane and Mapperley.
The ‘Licensing’ of the Revd Simon White took place on 29 July at St Wilfrid’s