Fishing Competition at The Embankment (1953)

Two superb images showing the arrival of fishermen for what was clearly a major match event on the Embankment in 1953 with Nottingham based “bookie” Fred Clark on hand to handle the betting !

View from a Bridge (1960s)

Looking from Town Bridge towards the Bishops Road Bus Station and Lido in the 1960s.

Key Theatre construction (1971)

A superb set of images kindly provided by Karen Sparkes and showing construction of the Key Theatre in 1971.

Karen adds, “my Grandad is the man on the right in the photo of the two gentlemen standing together. His name is Phil Dawtry and he worked for Bowmans all his life. I’m pleased to say he’s still with us aged 96 !”