Peter Pan in Nottingham

Peter Pan in Nottingham

Peter Pan in Nottingham. Is the Nottingham Arboretum Neverland? Was Robin Hood an inspiration for his appearance? What happened at Clifton Grove? Let’s piece together clues and find out! J.M. Barrie spent his time in Nottingham walking his days into the city through the Arboretum. Many features find their way into books featuring Peter Pan and Peter and Wendy. It was a chance meeting across a young boy in Clifton Grove where J.M. Barrie is…

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Peter Pan in Nottingham – Blog / Behind the scenes / making of

Peter Pan in Nottingham – Blog / Behind the scenes / making of

It is a conversation with Nottingham living historian Robin Hood, Tony Rotherham that began this journey and the film. Could the Arboretum really be the inspiration of Neverland? JM Barrie once lived very nearby in his tenured youth working for the Nottingham Journal albeit for only a brief 2 years. Barrie apparently walked each day to the city offices through the arboretum, full of beautiful treesĀ and open spaces that today now more than 100 hundred…

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