For this church:
Bestwood St Matthew
Dawson, G., Church Bells of Nottinghamshire, vol. i (1994)
Elsom, P., and Porter, D., 4 Million Reasons to Care: How Your Church Can Help the Unemployed (1985).
Robinson, A., Bestwood: The Story of an Estate (Burton-on-Trent, 1987).
Nottingham Evening Post (various dates)
The Times, 6 March 1995
Vernon Royle, personal communication with Mrs Margaret Beard, 2004