Discover Your Local History!

Do you know about the history on your doorstep - the stories that have shaped the area where you live? These brief introductions will get you started! Visit your local museum, library or the Local Studies & Archives Centre at Sutton Library to discover much more.

Historic Locations


Historic People


Historic Archives

All sorts of people have lived in the local area, famous and infamous, ordinary and extraordinary. Their lives give us glimpses of the past. If you know of someone of note who should be included, please contact us.