Town site goes global

PEOPLE living as far away as China and the Seychelles have visited a community website celebrating Mansfield’s past and present.

The ourmansfieldandarea site has been developed by locals and saw a surge in visitors in its second year in operation. It gives people chance to share knowledge and photos of Mansfield.

In its second year, up to 1st November, the site had 27,117 visits – an increase of 90 per cent on the previous year. The site is supported by Mansfield Museum and for more information visit www.ourmansfieldandarea.org.uk.