Quorn Events and Leisure
Like most active villages, Quorn has always
loved fetes and carnivals. We include information and photographs
recalling village events, often taking place in the Stafford Orchard
park. These include Jubilees, celebratory occasions, and the many
festivals which have occurred over the years.
Total: 276 artefacts returned over 28 pages
| William Freer born 1830 in Quorn, died 17th February 1887, Denbighshire|
William Freer was born in Quorn in 1830. By the 1850s he was a kennel man for Quorn Hunt, ...... cont.
| The Mill House pub, Quorn, ladies darts team, October 1947|
Loughborough Echo, Friday, 17th October 1947
The Mill House pub was on Leicester Road, ...... cont.
| Quorn Brownies, early/mid 1960s|
Quorn Brownies in the early/mid 1960.
Can anyone provide any names?
16 - ...... cont.
| Quorn Brownies and Guides, late 1950s|
As detailed in cont.
| Daphne Oxenford with Quorn Brownies, 1958|
Many people will remember Daphne Oxenford as a well known presenter of ‘Listen with ...... cont.
| Stafford Orchard, Quorn, 1963|
Who remembers this play equipment on Stafford Orchard (Quorn’s park) in the 1960s? When ...... cont.
| Stafford Orchard, Quorn, 1950s|
Three girls in Quorn’s park (Stafford Orchard) in the 1950s. The girl on the left is ...... cont.
| Stafford Orchard, Quorn, about 1984|
The young girl in these photograph is Lynda Bradshaw. In the mid 1980s, Lynda was nanny ...... cont.
| Firework Danger! – from 1892|
Saturday the 5th November 1892 saw a dreadful accident in Quorn, outside the shops on ...... cont.
| Quorn Wakes on the Green, 1950s|
For many years the annual Quorn Wakes (fair), was held on Quorn Village Green, which is ...... cont.