It was reported at the Alfreton and District Heritage Trust meeting that the display in the showcase at Alfreton Library, as part of the BBC High Street History project, had created a lot of interest in the group.
The Trust’s book about Swanwick is being reprinted and copies are available at The Heritage Centre.
Jacksdale Historical Society has been given Lottery funding for a Local History Fair at Alfreton Leisure Centre. The Trust will be helping to find exhibitors for ‘The Hands of Time History Festival’ on 23rd October.
The Heritage Centre in the Old Chapel in the cemetery on Roger’s Lane in Alfreton is open each Sunday, 2-4pm.
l The next meeting is on 16th August at 7.30pm.