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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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 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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Photos: An Evening in the Garden June 22nd

Photos: An Evening in the Garden June 22nd

‘An Evening in the Garden’ (in support of Emily Read’s expedition to the Arctic) took place at Crown Cottage, Great Gidding on Saturday 22nd June and featured the Peter Shepherd Jazz Trio and King’s School Swing Band. A note from Emily: Thank you hugely to everybody who

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Sun shines on The Big Lunch & Have a Field Day

The sun shone for the annual ‘Big Lunch’ and ‘Have a Field Day’ on the recreation field in Great Gidding on Sunday 2nd June. Picnics and drinks were followed by a well fought rounders match (which ended in a very fair draw)! Free kites and footballs supplied

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Summer Fete 6th July: opening by Warwick Davis

Summer Fete 6th July: opening by Warwick Davis

This years Summer Fete will be opened at 2pm by Warwick Davis, local celebrity best known for his film roles in Willow, Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi and the Harry Potter films. Includes barbeque, tombola, coconut shy, raffle and refreshments Location: St Michael’s School,

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