Category Archives: General

Golf – Glatton Open 2020

The 2020 annual singles golf competition will be held at Burghley Golf Club on Thursday 10th of September. It’s a Stableford competition and it’s always a great day out. The cost is £33 for 18 holes, tea/coffee & bacon roll. … Continue reading

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Marie Curie Collection

“I have had a thank-you letter from the Marie Curie organisation. Despite the problems lockdown caused us, we were still able to send a total of £205.45 when all the money was in.”   Brian Hackman.

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Hearing Problems

Do you use a hearing aid or find yourself hard-of-hearing, or does someong in your family? If so, please join the new ‘Cambridgeshire Hear for You community’ group.  This is a new way of keeping in touch and to exchange … Continue reading

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Sawtry Eye

Your copy of the latest Sawtry Eye is in the phone box ready for picking up.  If folk would be so good as to take a handful and deliver them to less-active neighbours, that would be much appreciated. Our thanks … Continue reading

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Stay Alert, Control the Virus, Save Lives

Huntingdon District Council News Update: https://mailchi.mp/0ba5f862c0be/covid-19-information-links-4812921?e=19dddd43f2    

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Freshlinc’s Customized Trailer

We were kindly sent a picture by Olivia aged 6, which was done as part of a school project, we thought it was so good and such a fitting tribute to the NHS and key workers that we would have … Continue reading

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Foodbank Collection Point – Glatton

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Bee Swarms

“We are already into the swarming season.  British beekeepers consider it their civic responsibility to remove bees from a property where it is safe, legal and technically possible if asked to do so.  There are two beekeepers in the village … Continue reading

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Honouring our own D-Day Veteran – Roy Knight

Glatton’s tribute to our own D-Day Veteran, Roy Knight who served in the Royal Navy as a Landing Ship Commander that day. Thanks for supporting our small tribute go to our County Councillor Simon Bywater, to Liza Nicholson for the … Continue reading

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Chelsea Flower Show – D-Day 75 – France

We met at Alconbury at 05:30 a.m. with some cheeky banter and spirts high. Left 06:00.am. Heavy traffic all the way to Chelsea.  Arrived 09:25 a.m and put in the holding area (Battersea Park) to be called across. Some skilled … Continue reading

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