Beach Babies sow the seed for Landbeach Tithe Barn’s future

Beach Babies’ pre-schoolers recently visited Landbeach Tithe Barn and helped Alan Shipp, Tithe Barn Trust Trustee and retired Farmer, sow some wheat seed. They plan to return to the barn in the summer and help harvest and thresh the crop. The Tithe Barn reflects the agricultural heritage of the Fen Edge villages and is an important part of our local...  Read More...

Support for Sunflowers invite you to Rock and Roll

Support for Sunflowers Care invite you to Rock and Roll for an evening on Saturday 27 May at the Cottenham Club with The Ramshackle Daddies. Tickets £10 (including a hot buffet) are available in advance before 19 May from Sunflowers Care 197 High Street, Cottenham CB24 8RX Support 4 Sunflowers is the charity which supports Sunflowers Care Limited and...  Read More...

Whirl & Twirl Round Dance Club – Open Day Saturday 6th May

The Whirl & Twirl Round Dance Club are holding an Open Day on Saturday 6th May from 10.00 a.m.  to 1.30 p.m. at Cottenham Community Centre, High Street, Cottenham (opposite the Co-op). Dancing is great for health and fitness, so if you ever wanted to dance, now is your chance. Come and have a go! It’s free! The Club meets every...  Read More...

The Fen Edge Festival gets Bags of Help from Tesco

We are extremely pleased to announce that the Fen Edge Festival 2017 has been selected for funding from the Tesco ‘Bags of Help’ Grant scheme, which is tremendous news for the Fen Edge Community Association. Tesco has teamed up with Groundwork to launch the Bags of Help initiative which offers community groups and projects, in each of around 200 Tesco...  Read More...

Rampton Relay – Sunday 30th April

Rampton '77 Committee are pleased to announce the return of the popular Rampton Relay event on Sunday 30th April. The course is exactly 1 Rampton mile in length. The 'race' can be run (or walked) by single runners or by teams of four in a relay of one lap of the course each. Relay teams of primary school aged...  Read More...

Dance and movement class for children and their parents/carers

Forget about your serious everyday life and spend some really wild fun-time with your child. As you give your child your undivided attention and presence, you nourish your child’s joy and happiness. Our Dance and movement class for children and their parents/carers will take place at Cottenham Community Centre in the Main Hall on Saturday 4 March from 11 am...  Read More...

Cottenham Bowls Club uses FECA grant to buy defibrillator

Cottenham Bowls Club is a village outdoor and indoor bowls club open all year and formed in 1940 to provide a facility for lawn bowls in the village. All members pay an annual subscription fee to cover the running costs of the club and all work undertaken by the club’s officers and members is on a voluntary basis to...  Read More...

War and Peace in Ely Cathedral – a concert by Ely Consort

The theme of Ely Consort’s concert in Ely Cathedral on Saturday 25 March is ‘War and Peace’. In the first half, all the pieces have an association with times of conflict in the 20th Century. Michael Tippett’s oratorio A Child of Our Time was inspired by the assassination in 1938 of a German diplomat by a young Jewish refugee and...  Read More...

A Beetle Drive to help the Church

A Beetle Drive for Families,  All Saints Hall, Cottenham,  late afternoon on Saturday 25th March 2017. Adults £5, Children £2.50 – Prizes, light refreshments and a raffle. A Beetle Drive is great fun for families with school age children. Players sit four to table (as in a whist drive).  The object of the game is to draw a beetle before...  Read More...

Quiz Night with the Fen Edge Twinning Association

Come and join us at the next Fen Edge Twinning Association Quiz Night on Friday 24th March 2017 at Cottenham Village College. Doors Open at 7.00 pm. The Quiz will start at 7.30 pm. Teams of 6 people - £7.50 per head including supper.  Book your table to avoid disappointment - everyone welcome. Bar provided… please do not bring...  Read More...