A former, long-standing resident of Covington, Simon Parsons, is currently distilling parish records, gravestones, photographs, personal histories and stories into a genealogy database. The site is being regularly updated, with 900 People and 255 Families entered as of the last update in January 2020. It is well worth a look and you can access the […]
We are afraid this talk has been postponed as a result of the Corona virus. We will be rescheduling the talk in the coming months. You are welcome to join a fascinating talk by Nora Butler – ‘ A History of the Manchester Family of Kimbolton castle.’ This will be held in the Covington Village […]
Following much discussion regarding the official guidance on the response to the COVID-19 threat we have decided to postpone the Village Quiz which was due to take place on Saturday 4th April. Regulars will be aware of the particularly confined nature of the hall and the opportunity for frequent contact via glasses, bottles and quiz […]
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. […]
By: Simon Peck – Buy Early Campaign The Buy Early Campaign is a partnership between the Department for Energy & Climate Change, ACRE, Citizens Advice and the Federation of Petroleum Suppliers and is promoted across the ACRE Network. It encourages customers to buy their heating oil before the onset of cold weather and increased prices. It allows […]
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.
All Saints Church, Covington, will be holding its annual candlelit carol service at 4pm on Sunday 22nd December. Please join us for some hearty singing, followed by delicious mince pies and warming mulled wine. The Covington band may also be making an appearance!
The Hargrave Music Festival committee has organised a Christmas Concert starting at 6pm, Saturday 21st December, held in the Hargrave Church. Mince pies, mulled wine and wonderful Christmas music will be on offer. The evening brings together four world-class soloists and follows their success at last year’s Hargrave Christmas Concert. Alongside their busy solo careers […]
A date for your diary! The annual Covington Fireworks evening is on Saturday 2nd November. We will meet at the Village Hall at 6.15pm, ready to proceed to the bonfire in Manor Field. Join us for some spectacular fireworks, followed by soup, hot-dogs and a bar afterwards in the Village Hall. For tickets, please contact […]
Covington Parish Meeting You are hereby invited to attend the Parish ‘Budget Setting’ Meeting at the Village hall on Wednesday 23rd October 2019 at 7.30pm. Agenda 1 Apologies for absence 2 Declarations of interest in matters on the Agenda 3 Minutes of Parish Meetings 17th April 2019 and 3rd June 2019 4 Matters Arising from […]