Stories & Articles

The following are local stories or reports that have appeared in newspapers and magazines

The Fallen
The background to the five Dadlington men who lost their lives during World War I.
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The Ghostly Tale of a Beautiful White Lady

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A tale of spooky happenings in Dadlington's churchyard.

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George Dewis

A Leicester City legend.

Taxing Times

A look at the taxes the good folk of Dadlington have had to pay over the centuries.

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Thomas Merrick

A Dadlington soldier who fought in the French Revolutionary Wars.

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Collecting the Tithes

An account of the meetings held to set Dadlington's new tithes, following a change in the law.

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A Census Story

Who was living in Dadlington in 1851 and what were they doing?

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