Hough Mill open 2-5pm every Sunday from 7th April . . . . . . . . The Trust is leading four walks in the National Forest Walking Festival 18th-30th May - see Diary . . . . . . . . Swannington History pages updated with details of the school and public houses . . . . . . . .

Would you like to know more about the:

  • Muscular Vicar who built an extension to his church?
  • Reason why Coleorton Baptist Chapel was built in Swannington?
  • Location of Swannington House, Home of Lady Beaumont, and why it is no longer there?
  • Swannington Streaker who was sentenced to a month of hard labour in the 1866?

Swannington has a very interesting social history and our small team of archivists are processing it as fast as they can, it would be great to have some more people involved on alternate Monday evenings at the village hall. During 2019 the social history pages of this website will answer all these questions.