Articles and books about Coleorton heritage and social history

Members of the Group have written a number of articles about their particular interest and research into Coleorton history. We regularly contribute to Community Voice, which is a free monthly magazine distibuted around Whitwick, Thringstone, Swannington and Coleorton and we also contribute items to St Mary's Church on-line news magazine which is published monthly - sign up here >>

Here are some of our published articles.






2019 and earlier

Blue Plaques

We have launched "the Coleorton Blue Plaque" scheme to commemmorate buildings and sites in the village which have historic significance.

Research Resources

We have brought together some sources of information about social, family and economic history of Coleorton.


We publish articles in St Mary's monthly parish magazine and on the Coleorton website.