The Covington History Group invites you to a fascinating talk by Paddy Lambert BA (Hons), a Project Supervisor at Oxford Archaeology East, about the Roman Army in Britain. The talk will start at 7.30pm in the Village Hall. Please let us know if you would like to attend, either by contacting Richard Brown directly, or via […]
All Saints Church, Covington is holding a service for children this Sunday at 10.30am and everyone is welcome, especially grandparents, parents and anyone else who feels young at heart! Coffee and biscuits will be served.
A Special General Meeting of The Covington Parish Meeting Under Standing orders 20.3.iii. Called for: THURSDAY 24th JANUARY 2019 at 7.30pm In the Village Hall – All residents welcome AGENDA 1. Apologies for absence 2. To receive any Declarations of Interest (Personal, Prejudicial or Predetermined) 3. To consider: Planning Application Ref: 18/02696/HHFUL Received by the […]
Identification of Pottery and Bone from the 2018 dig We do have a lot of pottery to wash so if anyone is interested please make contact with Peter, Mo or Richard. We also found part of the skeleton of a bovine which hope to assemble. Please contact Richard Brown for more information, either directly or […]
Ted Triance Understanding Old Title Deeds (their construction & history) We have on loan 28 documents from 1694 – 1890 discovered when turning out the attic of Barratts in St Neots that pertain to Covington. Ted who is legally qualified will guide us in the interpretation of these valuable documents which refer to people and […]
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 […]
Collections will continue throughout the festive period but collection days will be changing for a few weeks. Residents can view their collection days via the online calendar at www.huntingdonshire.gov.uk/bins. Normal Collection Change to Monday 24 December Saturday 22 December Tuesday 25 December Monday 24 December Wednesday 26 December Thursday 27 December Thursday 27 December Friday […]
All Saints Church, Covington, will be holding its annual candlelit carol service at 6.30pm on Friday 22nd December. Please join us for some hearty singing, followed by delicious mince pies and warming mulled wine. There will be a church service at 9.30am on Christmas Day.
The Hargrave Music Festival committee has organised a Christmas Concert starting at 6pm, Saturday 22nd December, held in the Hargrave Church. Mince pies, mulled wine and wonderful Christmas music will be on offer. The evening promises a ‘stunning, candle-lit concert given by the sublime voices of The Agnes Collective, which bring together four world-class soloists. […]
By Sarah Schofield Earlier this year I started a small ‘hobby business’ selling professionally printed greetings cards from my photography. I have designed and created some Christmas cards which I am selling on behalf of Meningitis Now with 50 % of the profits of all Christmas cards sold being donated. You will find attached an […]