Businesses, Society & Leisure

W0265a Widmerpool - service station (pre-1964)
W0265a Widmerpool/Hickling Pastures – service station (pre-1964): on the site of what is now the A46/A606 roundabout

Businesses, Trades & Services:

The Plough Inn, Hickling.
The Plough Inn, Hickling.

Clubs, Societies, Leisure, Festivals & Events:

W0431a Rectory Tennis Court 1920s
W0431a Rectory Tennis Court 1920s
  • GENERAL/MIXED
  • AE Faulks
  • Bakers
  • Blacksmith
  • Burnetts
  • Builders, Joiners, Woodyard
  • Butchers
  • Chimney Sweep
  • Cobbler
  • Farming & Allotments
  • Fire Services
  • Haulage/Carriers
  • Hollingworths
  • Medical Services
  • Milk Deliveries
  • Newspapers
  • Phone Box sit-in 1990
  • Police
  • Post Office & Post Deliveries
  • Public Houses
  • Saddler
  • Sherwood Farms
  • Tailor
  • Tea Shops
  • Utilities & Public Services (Council etc)
  • Wadkin & Son
  • GENERAL/MIXED
  • Christmas
  • Church Institute
  • Country Fair
  • Cricket
  • Easter
  • Football
  • Horticultural/Produce Shows
  • Hunting
  • May Day
  • Millennium Events
  • Miscellaneous fundraisers
  • Mother’s Union
  • National Events
  • Open Air Services at the Wharf
  • Open Gardens
  • Pantomime & Shows
  • Royal Events; Coronation & Jubilees
  • Scarecrows
  • School Concerts & Events
  • Sewing Meetings
  • Silver Jubilee Club
  • Tennis
  • Trips & Outings
  • Village Feast Day
  • Women’s Institute

It will take some time to fill out all of these pages: as each new page is published, it will appear as a link in these lists. If there isn’t a link, then we haven’t quite got to it yet – but we will!