All about Whittlesford – past, present and future

Author: Administrator The Whittlesford Society

Coming up… 

Coming up… 

Early May bank holiday: Monday 7 May and Spring bank holiday: Monday 28 May – Hopefully the weather will be kind to us! May Day is a public holiday usually celebrated on May 1. It is an ancient northern hemisphere spring festival and a traditional spring holiday in many cultures. Dances, […]

EASTER HOLIDAYS

EASTER HOLIDAYS

THE Easter holiday dates change each year, so it is important to keep track – especially as careful diary planning can often secure you extra time away from the office. While the dates for Christmas and Valentine’s Day are fixed and easy to remember, Easter and the associated Bank holidays […]

MEMBERSHIP OF THE WHITTLESFORD SOCIETY OPEN TO ALL

MEMBERSHIP OF THE WHITTLESFORD SOCIETY OPEN TO ALL

As a member of the Whittlesford Society you will receive our journal, ‘Whither Whittlesford’, which is published at least twice a year and focused on the local history and natural history of Whittlesford. We organise regular activities including excursions to places of local interest, guided […]

Guest Book Launched

Guest Book Launched

Our Guest Book has been launched and you can leave a comment.  The Guest Book is moderated so it may be a couple of hours before your entry is released by the Admin Team.  For safeties sake, we record your i.p address and other information […]

Karate Classes

Karate Classes

Children’s beginner classes start at the Memorial Hall at 5:30 to 6:30 on Wednesdays from January 18 2017. Please register your child through the All Anglia Karate Association website (www.aaka.co.uk) if you would like to take advantage of our special offer of a free trial. […]

Shop Opens for Business

Shop Opens for Business

The Whittlesford Society is pleased to announce that our Shop will shortly be opening its (virtual) doors selling a range of our goods and publications. We are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year – and you can shop from the comfort of […]

Tommy – There But Not There

Tommy – There But Not There

There But Not There Buy it for £29.99 from the link above – Limited Edition This 10”/25cm high Perspex Tommy figure of a World War One soldier will be delivered to you in beautiful commemorative packaging. You can take it to any Timpsons and, using […]

World War 1 Project – The Whittlesford 100

World War 1 Project – The Whittlesford 100

World War 1 Project – The Whittlesford 100 We are currently undertaking a project to research the 100 village men who left to fight in the First World War. We want to find out who they were, what happened to them and their families before, during and after the […]

About Whittlesford

About Whittlesford

Whittlesford is a South Cambridgeshire village, it is situated on the Granta branch of the River Cam, and is just seven miles south of the City of Cambridge. Whittlesford Parkway Railway Station serves the village and offers excellent rail links to London Liverpool Street. The […]