Bluebell Planting – Cottenham

  As part of the enhancements to WARG Field, Cottenham Parish Council are looking for volunteers to help plant up to 500 English bluebell bulbs on Saturday 30th September from 10am at WARG Field off Histon Road. You can do as much or as little as you like but many hands make light work! The event is suitable for children to...  Read More...

You’re invited to Cottenham’s Shape your Community event

The Co-op invites you to attend the Cottenham Shape your Community event on Wednesday 27 September 6.30pm - 8.30pm at Cottenham Community Centre.

The Co-op want to hear about what’s important to you and your community. Come along and tell us about the things you think we should campaign on, what you’d do to improve your community and give us...  Read More...

Landbeach Tithe Barn Trust launches ‘Sponsor a Sheaf’ campaign

The Landbeach Tithe Barn Trust, a small charity and volunteer not-for profit group, officially launched their ‘Sponsor a Sheaf’ campaign today. The Tithe Barn Trust aims to save and sympathetically restore the Grade II Listed Tithe Barn for community use, but we need you to help us. We estimate we’ll need 5 tonnes of locally sourced hand drawn Longstraw to...  Read More...

Russians and the Russian Culture through the Witness’ Eyes: The Cold War

The course is based on the tutor's experience of living, studying and working in the USSR during the Cold War. This is an interactive course illustrated with audio and video materials and period artefacts, such as propaganda posters, newspapers, photographs, badges, family photos, documents, etc. It explores the economic, political and cultural policies of the Soviet state and the...  Read More...

Welcome to Adult Learning at Cottenham Village College

Learning and leisure contributes hugely to health and well-being. Whether you’re looking to enhance your current skills, increase your confidence, keep active and fit or just meet new people who want the same as you, there’s something for everyone in the Cottenham Village College Autumn 2017 programme of courses which start in mid-September. As well as a full programme of midweek...  Read More...

Custard Comedy at Willingham Social Club

Custard Comedy is back at Willingham Social Club, featuring the extreme silliness of Raymond and Mr Timpkins for the Willingham Feast show on Friday 6 October 2017 The Raymond and Mr Timpkins Revue is freakish entertainment on a twisted stick, incorporating inimitable acoustic guitar / stylophone driven rock anthems coupled with a plethora of prop-assisted material that's busier than a...  Read More...

Operation Christmas Child

Do you ever feel overwhelmed about the many charity appeals all of which seem be from well deserving causes?  I know I do, but wonder how to choose which ones to respond to? Perhaps you will allow me to suggest 'Operation Christmas Child' which is a charity whose aim is to give gift filled shoe boxes to needy children in...  Read More...

Cottenham Craft Club

Cottenham Craft Club is a new weekly daytime craft group for anyone interested in craft, learning something new, or who would just like some company during the day. The Craft Club is held on the 1st 3rd and 4th Thursday of each month at Cottenham Community Centre from 1pm to 2.30pm. Cottenham Craft  Club is a social group where people...  Read More...

FAB Fen Edge Festival Success

The grass on the Green is still a little worn but all other signs of Fen Edge Festival 2017 have disappeared. Once again, we enjoyed a memorable weekend of music, food and activities. The Festival represents all that is good about village life – a spirited and dedicated group of people coming together to deliver this very special event. Consequently,...  Read More...

Cottenham Women’s Institute 2017-2018 programme

Cottenham Women's Institute are pleased to present their programme of events covering the period from June 2017 to May 2018. The programme has talks, a garden party, coffee morning, a craft evening, Christmas party and other social events. All events take place at Cottenham Village College at 7.30pm unless otherwise stated. You are invited to join us but it may be...  Read More...