The Samuel Lee Charity Cryptic Quiz 2023-24

By Pam • 07 Dec 23 • 0 Comments

For 23 years, John Sutton devised and produced the Samuel Lee Charity Cryptic Quiz, under the nom-de-plume of Archimedes. They were a fundraiser aimed at those with devious, clever and …


World Book Day comes early to the School

By Pam • 03 Mar 23 • 0 Comments

World Book Day (or rather the day before in our case) seemed a most appropriate day in which to present some special books to Geddington School. A legacy left to …


Coronation Logo Revealed

By Pam • 11 Feb 23 • 0 Comments

The official logo for King Charles III’s coronation, to feature in street parties, social media and souvenirs, has been revealed by Buckingham Palace. This is a traditional image with flowers …


100 years of action

By Pam • 19 Jan 23 • 0 Comments

In 1923 Geddington and Newton had approximately 1000 inhabitants. The villages were relatively isolated with limited transport links to the outside world. There was no running water and no electricity. …


Remembrance Day: Knitting Club crafts a tribute

By Pam • 02 Nov 22 • 0 Comments

Once again, the Knitting Club has stood up for Remembrance in Geddington village. Last year, we were celebrating the Royal British Legion’s 100th anniversary by erecting a poppy arch over …


History & Heritage Society

By Pam • 19 Oct 22 • 0 Comments

An idea for a new Geddington Society has been proposed. Jane Rowley comments: “In February we held a village conference where we discussed forming a Geddington Local History & Heritage …


A garden medicine cabinet

By Pam • 27 Sep 22 • 0 Comments

We all like to relax with a cup of tea to gather our thoughts and gear ourselves up for the next job on the list ….. but if our cup …


Stolen cables bring down landlines again in village

By Pam • 15 Sep 22 • 0 Comments

Once again, thieves have stolen some of BT’s telephone cables and in doing so, left significant parts of Geddington & Newton without a landline – again! Our reporter spoke to …


And finally . . .

By Pam • 10 Jun 22 • 0 Comments

The Jubilee Committee sent the following: “Congratulations to Heidi on Wood Street, who won the Best Dressed Front Door. They also thanked everyone who took part – along with all …