Posts Tagged Great Gidding Events

Help us celebrate the end of WW1

Help us celebrate the end of WW1

Great Gidding Commemoration – All are welcome to help us remember, 100 years on, those who died and to celebrate when the guns fell silent at the end of World War 1.

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Battle’s Over – Commemorating 100 years after the end of World War One

Great & Little Gidding Parish Council Battle’s Over A Village Event to mark the 100th Anniversary of the end of World War 1 on Sunday 11 November 2018 We would like to propose an event be held to mark the 100th anniversary of World War 1. This

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Apple Juicing Saturday

Apple Juicing Saturday

On Saturday the 29th September we will have a community apple crushing, pulping, squeezing, pressing event using the community pulper and press. Collect your apples and rinse your receptacles. Whether its just juice or cider, the container you use does need sterilising. If you are a serial

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Schedule for the 2017 Village Show in Great Gidding

Schedule for the 2017 Village Show in Great Gidding

Download the Schedule for the 2017 Village Show in Great Gidding. Click to download the PDF file Schedule_2017v2.

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Bernard Foster

Bernard Foster

We have heard the sad news of the death of Bernard Foster. Known as “Bocky” to most people in the village, he worked in Trolove’s butcher’s shop in Main Street for many years. Our thoughts and prayers are with Betty and the family at this time. There

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Choral Evensong – Sunday 21st May 2017

Choral Evensong – Sunday 21st May 2017

We welcome back Divers Voyces with their Music Director, Jeremy Jepson, to lead the music at this service. The Introit will be by Anton Bruckner (Locus isti), and the canticles sung to settings by the 16th century Spanish composer Christòbel de Morales and Gustav Holst.  As Ascension

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GIDDING HISTORY GROUP – Archaeological Dig – 22nd and 23rd May 2017

GIDDING HISTORY GROUP - Archaeological Dig - 22nd and 23rd May 2017

Gidding History Group have been chosen by the University of Cambridge to host this year’s Higher Education Field Academy.  This annual event enables young people from local Academies to have a try at digging a test pit.  Details are on the attached poster.  We are seeking 12

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Great Gidding History group next meeting

Great Gidding History group next meeting

The January meeting of the History Group will be held on Tuesday 24th.  Change of venue to Manor Site Farm.  We will be looking at old (mainly black and white) photographs of Peterborough and surrounding village. 7.30PM start time

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Comedy mindreader and magician at Great Gidding Village Hall

Comedy mindreader and magician at Great Gidding Village Hall

The amazing Ian Keable as seen on the Alan Titchmarsh show, will be at the Village Hall for your entertainment Saturday 1st October 2016 starting at 7.30pm. Ian’s latest show is The Secret World of Charles Dickens and reveals that Dickens was an amateur conjurer and had

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The Big Lunch 2016 – It’s nearly here!!!

The Big Lunch is the UK’s annual one day get-together for neighbours. The eighth annual Big Lunch will happen on Sunday 12th June 2016. Organiser Julie Trolve says Looking out of the window today at the grim weather, to cheer me up, I thought about what to

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