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Dotty McLeod

Dotty McLeod, from Radio Cambridgeshire’s Breakfast Show will be speaking at our next meeting on Tuesday 27th June. Usual time, 7.30pm, usual place, Impington Village College. All welcome: visitors £3 per person per meeting.

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Programme Autumn 2017

                                     Programme Autumn 2017 Tuesday September 26th   Duncan Mackay: The history of Mackays Tuesday October 31st   Richard Fletcher: How Bill Tutte won the war: the Bletchley Park code breakers Tuesday November 28th   Prof. Mike McCarthy: The … Continue reading

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The history of Chivers jam factory

  The Chivers’ jam factory opened in Histon by 1875. In many ways the family were pioneers, industrially and socially. In 1895 they became Europe’s first large scale commercial canners. In 1902 a visitor reported the factory as a ‘truly … Continue reading

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Open Gardens Histon and Impington 11th June 2017

The Histon and Impington Village Society will have a stall on The Green from 12 to 5pm. Why not come and meet us, find out what we do, and browse our publications? We look forward to seeing you!

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Members’ Night

It’s our annual Members’ Night, this Tuesday 23rd May at 7.30pm. Please note it will be held in the Pavilion at Impington Village College on this occasion. There will be short presentations by three of our members about their hobbies … Continue reading

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April 2017 meeting

Our next meeting will take place on Tuesday 25th April at 7.30pm in the Brackenbury Room at Impington Village College. Our speaker is Carole Pook on “Agatha Christie”. Visitors welcome  at £3 per person per meeting.

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Our next meeting!

Our next meeting will take place this Tuesday 28th March at 7.30pm, Impington Village College, in the Brackenbury Room. Our speaker is Michael French on “Histon Road Cemetery”, established in 1843 and Grade II* listed. All welcome. Visitors £3 per … Continue reading

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