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Poppy Pilgrimage village guide

Poppy Pilgrimage village guide

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Poppy Pilgrimage 11.11.18

Poppy Pilgrimage 11.11.18

All invited to join our  POPPY PILGRIMAGE Sunday 11 November Following the 11am ceremony at WHITTLESFORD WAR MEMORIAL To mark the centenary of the Armistice and end of WW1 –  and reflecting our major research project since 2014– a circular walk past TEN marked locations that between them […]

GUIDED TOUR IWM Duxford ‘west side’  THURSDAY 13th  SEPTEMBER 4.15 for 4.30pm start

GUIDED TOUR IWM Duxford ‘west side’ THURSDAY 13th SEPTEMBER 4.15 for 4.30pm start

Join our free guided tour to rediscover the west end of the Duxford site – past, present and future. Learn about the famous Land Warfare Hall & areas of interest inside & outside that area – and IWM plans to re-purpose and re-landscape there and […]

Guided visit to St John’s Church, Duxford 3.30pm, Sunday 12th August 2018

Guided visit to St John’s Church, Duxford 3.30pm, Sunday 12th August 2018

Please arrive at the church by 3.30pm on Sunday 12th August 2018 Adrian Powter, a Churches Conservation Trust volunteer, will be our guide as we step through the magnificent Norman carved doorway.  The many treasures that await include stunningly detailed wall paintings, ancient graffiti and […]

Tuesday 17 July 2018 – The Old Whittlesford School

Tuesday 17 July 2018 – The Old Whittlesford School

NOSTALGIA TRIP (and more!) The Old Whittlesford School Start 5.30pm Tuesday 17 July courtesy of Val & Dave Pettifer of The Old School Studio Everyone Welcome!                * Former pupils and staff & the ‘both schools‘ generation . . .                               a ’school reunion’ & childhood memories! * Those recalling […]

Hedgehog Awareness Week 2018

Hedgehog Awareness Week 2018

Alarmingly hedgehogs are declining rapidly in the UK, from 35 million in the 1950s to an estimated 1 million today! Hedgehog Awareness Week hopes to highlight the need for us all to become ‘Hedgehog Champions’.  The good news is that Whittlesford has an evident hedgehog […]