Autumn Lecture 2018 “A Landscape Through Time” The archaeology of the A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon Emma Jeffery Senior Archaeologist The upgrade of the A14 between Cambridge and Huntingdon initiated one of the country’s largest ever archaeological projects, employing a team of 250. Enormous amounts of material was found including 3 Henges, 40 Roman kilns, 3 […]
You are invited to attend the Parish ‘Budget Setting’ meeting to be held on Wednesday 24th October 2018 at 7.30pm in the Village Hall. Shirley P Mathews OBE – Parish Clerk
We are looking for some images of Covington, UK to use on our website homepage. Do you have an image we could use? Or if not, would you like to be creative and take some photos which we could potentially select? If so, we are looking for photos which capture the essence of Covington; it could be an aerial view of […]
Our annual harvest festival takes place on Sunday 7th October 2018. You are welcome to join the church service at 11am, or meet in the Village Hall at 12noon. The service will be followed by a delicious BBQ, and we will hold our regular harvest auction. To help us plan the catering, please contact Peter […]
The Covington History Group will be holding its AGM on Monday 24th September at 7.30pm in the Covington Village Hall. The group will review last year’s activities and plan some interesting events for the coming year. All Covington residents are very welcome to attend!
The Covington Book Group Summer Party will be held on the evening of Saturday 4th August. As last year Shirley has very kindly offered to host us. We will discuss plans for the food nearer the time but in essence the Book Group funds will pay for the main event in terms of food and […]
The next book group meeting will be Monday June 4th in the village hall. When we will discuss the books we have been reading in June. For June the Covington Book Group members have had a choice of two books for their reading pleasure. Either Barkskins by Annie Proulx or Black Water Lilies by Michel […]
Crow Girl by Erik Axl Sund. Only a few of the group had read this book, some had started but not finished due to the harrowing nature of the subject matter. This who did read it in general did not enjoy the book, simply due to the subject matter and the graphic descriptions of horrific […]
Gordon Reffin is looking to revive the Catworth Chess Club. Several people have expressed an interest and the plan is to play some matches late afternoon on Saturdays in the Racehorse pub, Catworth. If you would like to join the club or find out more, please approach Gordon directly, or via our Contact page.
You are invited to attend a Full Parish Meeting on Tuesday 3rd July at 7.30pm in the Village Hall. The objective is to discuss a planning application for a dwelling on the Osier Stables plot. The application is not in our Parish area but as we are the nearest habitation to the plot we are […]