Local History: Who built my house? …the many careers of Frank Tyson

David Dunford talks about the life of Frank Tyson.

George Tyson wanted his oldest son, Frank, to follow him into the family housebuilding business in Nottingham, just as he had followed his own father. However, Frank had other ideas.

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The talk draws on Frank’s autobiography detailing his adventures as a young man, before he succumbed and built houses, including the speaker’s house in West Bridgford.

But the young Frank could never have predicted what further twists in his career awaited him.

Friday 1 March 2019

Meetings usually take place at 7.30 pm on the first Friday evening in the month
from October to April in the Lutterell Hall (formerly West Bridgford Community Hall)
on the corner of Church Drive and Bridgford Road, West Bridgford, NG2 6AY
which has its own car park.

Lutterell Hall