News Archive

This section includes some of the articles and news clippings kept from newspapers over the years. These funny little snippets taken from local papers can be dated back to the late 19th century. As well as being interesting bits of Farnsfield’s history they also give us an insight as to how language in newspapers has changed over the years.

 

A small article on the Farnsfield and Edingley Pig Club

Dec 1861 Mansfield Reporter

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‘The telegraph’ A large article on the racing horse.

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Farnsfield CoE Celebrates it’s bicentenary – dated 1990

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Easter Sunday – dated 1885

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Fire in the sandpit – dated 1885

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Death caused by excessive drinking! dated 1886

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Methodist School Success 1950-51

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Memories of Yesteryear 1955

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Farnsfield Hockey Team 1925-6

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Kelly’s Directory entry Farnsfield 1912

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Kelly’s Directory 1912 right page

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Kelly’s Directory entry Farnsfield 1922

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Kelly’s Directory 1922 right page

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News Archive

A Small Article on the Farnsfield & Edingley Pig club

Methodist School success 1950-51

Farnsfield C of E School 1955

Farnsfield Ladies Hockey Club 1925-6

Kellys Directory 1912 left page

Kelly's Directory 1912 right page

Kelly's Directory 1922 Left page

Kelly's Directory 1922 right page