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 Purse thefts in Huntingdon Town Centre

 Purse thefts in Huntingdon Town Centre

This is a message sent via eCops. This information has been sent on behalf of Cambridgeshire Constabulary  Message sent by Chris Bacon (Police, Constable, Huntingdon) Please be aware that we are experiencing purse thefts from shoppers in Huntingdon Town Centre. This has happened inside actual shops

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Is it possible? Less than a week to go before the Gidding Village Show !!

Is it possible?  Less than a week to go before the Gidding Village Show !!

Just a reminder that there’s less than a week to go before the village show and BBQ on Sat 6th September from 2.00pm to 4.00pm. We hope that there will be plenty of entries this year and know that it’s been a difficult year (again) but don’t

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New feature! Subscribe to Gidding website updates

New feature! Subscribe to Gidding website updates

Now you need never miss a new article, news item or ‘post’. Our new subscription panel on the Home page of the Giddings website will ensure that you’re always alerted by email whenever a new item is added to the site. Simply fill in your email address

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Aunt Sally at The Fox & Hounds – photos

Aunt Sally at The Fox & Hounds - photos

The weather didn’t deter us hardy villagers from turning out to join in the fun of playing the now traditional August Bank Holiday Monday game of Aunt Sally at The Fox & Hounds. Contestants came in all ages (2 and upwards) and nationalities (Slovakian, Folksworthian to name

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Want to be younger, fitter, slimmer, more attractive?

Want to be younger, fitter, slimmer, more attractive?

Well, the good news is that our very own Giddings fitness expert, Jack Trolove, can help immediately with two out of those four desires (younger and more attractive will just have to wait – he’s a fitness expert, not a miracle worker). Seriously, who doesn’t secretly think

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ARCHAEOLOGY In Great Gidding

ARCHAEOLOGY  In Great Gidding

The Great Gidding History Group has been offered the opportunity of having test pits dug by a group of young archaeologists. They are looking for sites where they can dig a test pit on the weekend of Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th October. The test pit will

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Telephone scam – please be aware

Telephone scam – please be aware

A resident in the Huntingdon area called Police to report that he had received 2 phone calls, on the 12/08/2014 from a male claiming to be from British Gas.

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Distraction Theft – please be aware

Distraction Theft - please be aware

Last Monday afternoon an elderly lady was approached by a male in the car park of a supermarket in Ramsey. The lady was about to load her shopping into her car when the male approached her and thrust a £10 note towards her.

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Glatton website

Glatton website

For those of you who stray out of the village occasionally you may be interested to know that Glatton has its own website too! Run by Carole Green, the site is full of up-to-date information and events. Visit the site at glattonparish.wordpress.com Both Paul and Carole and

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Could you, or someone you know, be a police officer?

Could you, or someone you know, be a police officer?

From catching crooks to protecting the vulnerable, no two days are ever the same working for the police. If you want to make a difference to a Force which is rapidly moving towards First Class, then look no further than a career with Cambridgeshire Constabulary.

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