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David James (George)

David James (George)

David James (George) sadly passed away on Thursday 31st January 2019. We are holding his Funeral Service at Peterborough Crematorium on Thursday 21st February at 12:30pm. All are welcome at the service and afterwards at the Fox & Hounds. Family Flowers only please, however donations can be

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Jubilee Wood in January 2019

Jubilee Wood in January 2019

As January comes to a cold end with freezing nights and flurries of the white stuff, it’s difficult not to dream of warmer times and the promise of Spring. In some ways it’s a shame to let our thoughts wander forward too fast as the wood is

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“Pop up” Jubilee Wood Knowledge Share

"Pop up" Jubilee Wood Knowledge Share

Look out for some monthly themed topics that will take place in the Jubilee wood this spring and summer. On the second Sunday of each month starting at 2.30pm there will be a chance to learn about a particular topic using the Jubilee wood as the source

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Not just ‘Great Gidding Spring Plant Sale and Social Evening’…

<em>Not just</em> ‘Great Gidding Spring Plant Sale and Social Evening’…

Be sure to save the date, Friday 10th May 2019, for an evening filled with a plethora of plants all for sale, barbeque and bar, planting demonstrations.

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Spring Dragonflies & Damselflies at Jubilee Wood in 2018

Spring Dragonflies & Damselflies at Jubilee Wood in 2018 During a couple of visits to the Jubilee Wood pond in May 2018, five Odonata species were seen. The first species normally to appear in the year is the Large Red Damselfly. The immature insects venture further afield

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Jubilee Wood in December

Jubilee Wood in December

Jubilee Wood in December   December can be a difficult month for some people, with the nights at their longest it can seem a dark and challenging time, but if we look at the natural world we might learn a way of seeing things differently.Wandering around the

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St Michael’s Church at Christmas

St Michael's Church at Christmas

Church Restoration The work at St Michael’s Church is now complete and the church has re-opened, the first service being the Primary School’s Christingle Service last Friday 14th December. The north aisle window and plaster has been repaired and restored. The opportunity was taken, at the same

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Anti social behaviour – fly tipping

19/12/18 Back Lane – Great Gidding Fly tipping, one of the scourges of modern day rural living where the less gifted feel a need to off load their junk or somebody else’s building waste on public highways, Fly tipping is becoming a big problem not just the

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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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St Michael’s Church closure

St Michael’s Church will be closed for the foreseeable future. At the moment the church is full of scaffolding and therefore inaccessible. Restoration in the north aisle being carried out This is to enable the appropriate work of restoration in the north aisle to be carried out,

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