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is thought to originate from 'the post by the ford', so it's not surprising that it is a common English place name and there are thought to be some 17 Staplefords across the country.Stapleford's history can be traced back to before Norman times and is mentioned in the Domesday survey of 1086.During the 20th century Stapleford developed from a village, with a farm at the crossroads marking the village centre, to a small industrial town, but the late 20th century saw much de-industrialisation.
Stapleford is also the home of the Hemlock Stone - there is debate on how this stange geological feature was formed and is felt by many to have been used as a site of worship by the Druids.
As well as the main newspaper, the Post also publishes a weekly sports paper on a Saturday throughout the football season, "The Football Post" which includes coverage of the three local .
The last time we saw Vicky Mc Clure on screen was a brief glimpse during the BBC’s live coverage of the British Academy Television Awards.
Stapleford is near the geographic centre of England & Wales.
The M1 motorway, main railway line and East Midlands Airport are all within a few miles and major new developments are planned for the Nottingham Tram network.
Vicky was there with other members of the Line of Duty cast as the show, BBC2’s biggest ratings winner in ten years, was also up for Best Drama, while co-star Keeley Hawes was nominated in the Best Leading Actress category.