In March the Covington Book Group with have a choice of two books for their reading pleasure. Either His Bloody Project by Graeme Macrae Burnet or The Wonder by Emma Donoghue, or of course both. If you do want to choose between these two titles here are the reviews of the books from the Good […]
In February the Covington Book Group has a choice of two books to read The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry and Golden Hill by Francis Spufford. Please use the link below to download a copy of the reviews for both these books from the Goodread website & The New York Times. 180129 CBG February Book […]
Office & A Spy Robert Harris: Generally this was felt to be a really good read, with a number of the group describing it as a real page turner ‘I couldn’t put it down’. Some members felt it took a while to get into. The book was felt to be true to Robert Harris’ strength […]
The Covington History Group members will hold a regular meeting on Monday 26th March at 7.30pm. New members are very welcome to join us – please let Richard Brown know directly, or via the Contact Us box.
The Covington History Group invites you to its St George’s dinner with our guest speaker Flight Lieutenant Simon Davies, at 7pm, 14th April in the Village Hall. Simon was a Tornado pilot operating in the Middle East and has some fascinating insights to share about recent military history. Simon is an engaging speaker and places […]
PLEASE NOTE THE DATE CHANGE! You are invited to the annual Covington Quiz, starting at 7pm, Saturday 9th June in the Village Hall. Jonathan Baker will be our quiz master and has promised some challenging, interesting and fun questions! The ticket price is £10 per person and this includes a fish and chip meal during […]
Covington residents are invited to the Covington Parish Annual Meeting, starting at 7.30pm on 18th April 2018 in the Village Hall.
One of our Covington residents has started a small ‘hobby business’ selling greetings cards featuring her photography. The cards reflect Sarah’s love of nature, especially flowers; there are cards featuring peonies (Sarah’s favourite flower) clematis and roses as well as a series of cards featuring fruits and a series reflecting Sarah’s love of the sea. […]
The Covington History Group is planning a visit to Queen Eleanor Cross and Church in Geddington one weekday in early June. This is an English Heritage site and we will be escorted around the site by a guide. This will be followed by lunch at a local pub. You can find out more from the […]
The Covington Bell Ringers would like to teach more people to ring the bells. Anyone is welcome, you don’t have to attend church to ring the bells! Please contact Peter Sewell directly, or via our Contact page.