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Photographs of some of the buildings in Upper Broughton from the archive

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Broughton School

Broughton School lies on the A606 between the villages of Upper Broughton and Nether Broughton. Unusually the school served two communities which lie in different counties (Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire) and as schools were funded by their counties, this came to produce adminstrative difficulties as time went by.

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Baileys the Butchers

This village institution was run by four generations of the Bailey family, starting with Fred Bailey in 1905. Their pork pies were famous, not just in the village and all the surrounding area, but the Test Match Cricket Commentary team were well known devotees when England were playing at Trent Bridge. Sadly Baileys they closed their doors in 2017, this history of their pork pie business was written by Pat Bishop and published in 1992.

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Upcoming Events
Newark and the Civil War May 10, 2018 07:30 PM - 09:00 PM — Upper Broughton Village Hall
A Walk around Old Dalby Jul 12, 2018 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM — Old Dalby
Commemoration of the Centenary of the end of World War 1 Oct 28, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM — St Luke's Church
Holy Wells and Springs Nov 08, 2018 07:30 PM - 09:00 PM — Upper Broughton Village Hall
The Grantham Canal Sep 12, 2019 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM — Woolsthorpe Locks
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