The Development of Public Parks in Nottingham in the mid-19th Century

24 August 2016: 2pm Local Studies Library, Angel Row

A talk by Professor Paul Elliott

LIB0029742Paul looks at the provision and development of public green spaces intended to promote civic pride. He explores how far the provision of green spaces in the town were inspired by local naturalists and sanitary reformers and looks at civic rivalry with other urban centres such as Derby and Manchester.

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