Check out these nine great Hucknall and Bulwell retro pics from the Dispatch archives

We’ve been delving into the archives here at the Dispatch and we’ve found a great batch of shots from 15 years ago in 2007.

Friday, 2nd July 2021, 9:00 am
Check out these great retro pics from Dispatch archive

From charity days to big community occasions, if there was an event going on, the Dispatch snappers were there to capture the moment.

Do you remember these events or recognise someone of these pics – perhaps you’re on one of them yourself?

Enjoy the memories and look out for more great retro spreads in the future.

This youngster was taking part in the Tommy's Splashathon at Edgewood Leisure Centre in Hucknall
A competitor taking part in the jelly relay race during an It's A Knockout event at the Horse & Groom pub in Linby
A Linby resident finds an alternative way to get home after the flooding hit the village
Two young flying aces test out a plane at the Hucknall Air Show on the aerodrome
Face painting was definitely popular at this fund-raising event at Papplewick Village Hall
Normal lessons were replaced by something a bit different one morning at Holgate School in Hucknall as staff and pupils learnt some circus skills
These students from Henry Mellish School in Bulwell were doing a sponsored walk dressed as fairies
These three Harry Potter fans got right into the spirit of things at Bulwell Library as they got their copies of the last book in the series
Hucknall Town netballers had plenty to cheer after getting new kit through the Barclays Spaces for Sport Scheme