Bunny is a small village situated in South Nottinghamshire, England. The village has been a place of settlement for many centuries, possibly as far back as Roman times. This website, set-up and maintained by the Bunny Village History Society, has been created to present some of the information that has been collated on the village.
This site contains transcriptions of Bunny's baptisms from 1715 to 1929, marriages from 1556 to 1929, burials from 1715 to 1899, census returns from 1841 to 1911 and all readable Churchyard inscriptions.
Bunny Parish Council information is now available on this site including minutes of meetings, agendas, general notices, list of members and other useful information.
BUNNY PARISH COUNCIL NEEDS YOU!
Thursday May 2 will be election day in Bunny if sufficient
names are put forward to seek a seat on the local parish council.
If there are insufficient names put forward to make voting
necessary, the names submitted will be considered elected. If more than
nine names are put forward, an election will be held.
You can also get a pack from the Clerk, Mike Elliott at 19 Main Street, Keyworth, Nottingham. NG12 5AA, call 0115 9376506 to advise the time you will pop in.
The Southwell and Nottingham DAC Church History Project, a collaboration between the University of Nottingham and The Church of England (Diocese of Southwell and Nottingham), is documenting information about all of the churches in the Diocese of Southwell and Nottingham. Their page for Bunny Church is now available and is worth a visit for anyone interested in the Church
Those who have passed through Bunny may have noticed the
excellent new village walks now available on the noticeboards throughout
the village. Copies of these are now available to download.
At the Parkyns' midsummer festival on Sunday 26th June 2011, a quarter peal of Bunny Surprise Minor rang out from the church bells. This method had not been rung for over thirty years in the tower that it was written for many centuries ago. Click here to listen to a sample of the peal (please allow a short time for it to load).
Do you have any Bunny memorabilia? Any photos or information, no matter how small or recent, would be well received for our archive. We will of course be happy with photocopies of photographs or documents. Please contact us on the email address above if you are able to help.
For links to Nottinghamshire Genealogy sites and other sites of interests, visit the Bunny Village Links Page.