A Tale of Two Libraries

A Tale of Two Libraries

In 1882, Nottingham Industrialist and political radical Samuel Morley noted that the new Nottingham City Library situated in what is now Nottingham Trent University’s Arkwright Building was only open to those over the age of 15. Understanding that a love of books is...
20th Century Notts: 1982-1984

20th Century Notts: 1982-1984

1982 Portrait of Nottingham by Emrys Bryson (revised edition 1982) ‘Mr Bryson has put Nottingham in print, and between covers, so that whoever carries this book about will have the soul of the city as an intimate companion,’ wrote Alan Sillitoe in his foreword to the...