News stories and reports

It’s Grrrreeaat Gidding once again! – Great Gidding sign refresh

It’s Grrrreeaat Gidding once again! – Great Gidding sign refresh

Isn’t the newly refurbished village sign a fabulous sight? Just look at the ‘before’ and ‘after’ photos to see what a splendid job has been carried out by Martin and Paul Baxter from RB Woodworking.

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Jubilee Wood maintenance morning

Jubilee Wood maintenance morning

An excellent turnout for the annual trim and tidy of the pathways and hedges around the Jubilee Wood. Another is planned for next week, 30th January from 9.30 am.

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Tour Of Cambridegshire (Gran Fondo)

Tour Of Cambridegshire (Gran Fondo)

The first cycling Tour Of Cambridgeshire took place in June 2015 The route on public roads that were closed specifically for the race to happen. Around 5000 cyclists were reported to have signed up to take part. So on a stunningly glorious day we watched and waited

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XMAS GIFT ?

Stuck for an original Christmas gift? Why not give the new book… MORE GREAT GIDDING HISTORY AND The reprinted 2001 book… A Millennium History of Great Gidding Both available now from the shop in Great Gidding.

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Parish Council looking to appoint a new Clerk and RFO

PARISH CLERK AND RESPONSIBLE FINANCIAL OFFICER (RFO) VACANCY GREAT & LITTLE GIDDING PARISH COUNCIL The Parish Council are looking to appoint a new Clerk and RFO. This paid role is for 6.5hrs per week which includes 1 evening meeting per month. If you are interested and would

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Great Gidding History night – report and photos

Great Gidding History night - report and photos

On 30th September 2015 two talks were given to an audience of more than 60 people in Great Gidding Village Hall. History and extent of the Fitzwilliam Estate Mr Robert Dalgliesh – Chief Agent to the Fitzwilliam Estate – began by describing the history and extent of

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Village Show grows and grows…

Village Show grows and grows...

The weather was certainly ‘autumnal’ as members of the committee got the hall ready for the annual village show but fears that it would affect the entry numbers were soon allayed as a steady trickle of people arrived (culminating in the inevitable rush just before midday) with

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WOOF! Report and pics

WOOF! Report and pics

Saturday 8 August 2015 saw the first ever Great Gidding Dog Show, WOOF, taking place in the garden of Mill Meadow on Chapel End. A glorious afternoon meant a huge turnout.  There were lots of people and, it seemed, even more dogs, all (especially the owners) hoping

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Great Gidding Village Show 2015

Download the Village Show Schedule for 2015 Mark the date in your diaries for this year’s Village Show! Lots of categories for everyone to enter. Download the ‘Village Show Schedule 2015’ for full details by clicking on the following link: Village Show Schedule 2015

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New book – More Great Gidding History – will shortly be on sale

New book – More Great Gidding History – will shortly be on sale

Local historian Patrick Ellis has just published another book on the history of Great Gidding. The A4  book – ‘More Great Gidding History’ – is printed in two parts and is completely new information that has been discovered since the publication of the first Great Gidding History

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