Remember! Great Gidding Village Show – Saturday 6th September.

Remember! Great Gidding Village Show – Saturday  6th September.

After such a wet start to the year it’s been good to see the sunshine and feel the soil warming up a bit. There’s been lots of activity on the allotments and the annual anxieties of whether it’s too early or too late to sow or plant

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Swing Night is a huge success

Swing Night is a huge success

Giddings teamwork is a marvellous thing and on Saturday night the ‘swing team’ had risen to the not undaunting challenge of transforming GG Village Hall into a spectacular night club redolent of the popular and vibrant era of big band swingtime. What a success! The room was

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Great Gidding visit to two of Peterborough’s mosques

Great Gidding visit to two of Peterborough's mosques

Following the highly successful visit by Gidding residents to the Bharat Hindu Samaj Temple in June, the group visited two mosques in Peterborough last Wednesday evening. The visit, arranged by Gidding residents, began with a tour of the Faizan e Madina Mosque guided by our very welcoming

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Great Gidding Aunt Sally Tournament 2013 – photos

Great Gidding Aunt Sally Tournament 2013 – photos

The 2013 Great Gidding Aunt Sally Tournament on August Bank Holiday was blessed with fine weather and a good crowd. Michael organised a well run event with six throws per person per round and six rounds in all. A good turnout meant there was plenty of time

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Photos: Great Gidding Gala Exhibition

Photos: Great Gidding Gala Exhibition

Saturday 13th July saw the opening of a two day art exhibition in St Michael’s Church as part of the Great Gidding Gala Week festivities. There was a wide range of high quality work from numerous villagers and also displays by Great Gidding School and the After

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The Village Produce Show

The Village Produce Show

The Annual Produce Show will be on Saturday 7th September. Latest posts first, scroll down for show schedule. June 2013 Only 3 months to go and the pressure is on. The weather is at last trying to help and plants are in catch up mode.   April

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Gala week visit to Peterborough Hindu Temple

Morning tour of Bharat Hindu Samaj Temple A good number of Gidding residents spent a delightful morning attending the joyous ceremony of Aarti at the Bharat Hindu Samaj in Peterborough. Following the ceremony – in which we were all invited to take part – our very knowledgeable

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Photos: Great Gidding School Summer Fete 2013

Photos: Great Gidding School Summer Fete 2013

What a cracking day for the school fete! Scorching sun brought lots of parents, children and village residents along to Great Gidding School on Saturday 6th July for the annual school fete. This year a very special guest, Warwick Davis, kindly opened the fete and made us

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