January 31, 2013, 1:45 pm

Notts Hidden History / Beeston Weir

We were looking for some video of Beeston Weir, which has been quite exciting recently with all the floodwater, (please comment a link to any good recent ones) but came across this:
Notts Hidden History have created a set of Youtube videos of Beeston ‘before the Tram’ which is a nice idea

High Street:

More on their Youtube channel:

Their website:  http://nottinghamhiddenhistoryteam.wordpress.com/


December 16, 2012, 4:09 pm

Latest Sightings on Attenborough Reserve Facebook

See:  http://www.facebook.com/attenboroughnaturereserve
Plenty to look at


February 1, 2012, 9:51 am

Local Facebook Pages / Twitters

Wollaton Life

Beeston Cobbler:


Wollaton Life:

Oxjam Twitter:

New Venture Social Club:







January 30, 2012, 6:34 pm

Welcome to ‘Beeston Today’

This site is mainly a feed aggregator, combining posts from other Beeston relevant websites. We may make occasional posts about things of particular interest – these will appear in the main aggregator feed

January 30, 2012, 6:07 pm

Beeston Landing Craft

Please comment with any better links if you know one
This was on the BBC One Show – one of only 2 only D-Day landing craft left in the UK ?

This is one in America – he says there are only 12 left


January 30, 2012, 2:37 pm

News Feed Websites

Beeston Express – http://www.beestonexpress.co.uk

Local Directory www.letsgotobeeston.co.uk

Beeston People: http://www.beestonpeople.co.uk    some sort of feed aggregator


Broxtowe Council:  http://www.broxtowe.gov.uk/index.aspx?articleid=1

Councillors: http://www.broxtowe.gov.uk/index.aspx?articleid=755
Number 18 Bus:  http://www.trentbarton.co.uk/service_index.aspx?serviceid=174

Not green but not seen this before –
Houses for Sale: http://www.globrix.com/property/buy/nottingham/beeston-rylands

Archers:  http://www.beestonrylandsarchers.co.uk/

Flood Protection:  TBA http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beeston,_Nottinghamshire

Rylands Gym – in Plessey site £10 per month: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Beeston-Rylands-Gym/256169951113784?sk=info

Evening Post Rylands Archive: http://www.thisisnottingham.co.uk/search/search.html?searchPhrase=rylands&searchType= Greening Beeston Rylands…

The Rylander Newsletter online copy:   May-2011 Page-1 /   May-2011 Page-2  (links lost)

January 30, 2012, 2:30 pm

Attenborough – Videos



January 30, 2012, 11:57 am

News Feeds – Beeston / Rylands

Beeston AdvertiserClick here for PDF

Beeston People:   http://www.beestonpeople.co.uk/news
(by Northcliffe / thisisnottingham group)

BBC Website – searched for ‘beeston rylands':

Nottm Evening Post, searched for BR http://www.thisisnottingham.co.uk/search/search.html?searchPhrase=beeston+rylands&searchType=

January 30, 2012, 10:37 am

Photos / Pictures