Events in Huntingdon

Welcome to Huntingdon

The birth place of Oliver Cromwell

Huntingdon is an important bridge-head where the A1, the Great North Road, crosses the River Great Ouse near to Hinchingbrooke House once home to both the Cromwell's and then the Montagu's, The Earls of Sandwich, where in 1660 Samuel Pepys was secretary to Edward Montagu, so Huntingdon was no stranger to politics when John Major became the youngest Prime Minister of the 20th Century.

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Huntingdon is one of the five principal towns in the District of Huntingdonshire, the others being St Ives, St Neots (the largest town in the County of Cambridgeshire), Ramsey site of the former Abbey and the Roman town of Godmanchester located just across the River Great Ouse from Huntingdon. We are also constructing Huntingdonshire Parish website for the village of Brampton.

 

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What's HOT in the District?

The box below displays a random selection from the great deals, special offers and/or SALE items that are available from the site members but you may follow this link to view all the current what's HOT in the district.

What's HOT at Homequest

Boxworth End Swavesey, on sale at Homequest in St Ives, Cambridgeshire

 

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Boxworth End Swavesey

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£ 2,800.00

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4 Bed House
Unfurnished Property
Large Garden
Garage Parking 

 

Follow this link for more information about this offer and Homequest

 

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Latest Local News

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WiggleWaggle Christmas Party

Great Party today at Tesco Huntingdon Community Space. We danced a swing to Santa Baby, clapped and rolled our hands because its Christmas, bounce Xmas bows high in the air and laughed, bop and shook our bells fast and loud as we jingled all the way!!

More Party fun tomorrow (Tuesday) at Godmanchester Comrades Club 9.30 x

News Date: 16/12/2014 01:16

News item from The Falcon at Huntingdon

FALCON ABOUT TO RE-OPEN

Good luck to Paul and Alyson Hepworth who are about to re-open the historic Falcon pub adjacent to the market place in Huntingdon.

They hope to have the pub open before Christmas so keep an eye on it's front door

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Forthcoming Events in or around Huntingdon

Here are the next five events in the Huntingdonshire Event Diary, the local ones are coloured GOLD and clicking the title will open links to event detail on this website whilst following the "Out of Town' events will open in a new window on their own website. Click 'Show Summary' for exactly what it says, without going anywhere!

If you are organising an event anywhere if Huntingdonshire then follow this link for information on how to add a new event and advertise your event on over 50 websites

An 'Out of Town' event in Ramsey

From 08:00 until 14:00 on Saturday 27/12/2014 at Ramsey Street Market

A Local Event in Huntingdon

From 08:00 until 14:00 on Friday 02/01/2015 at Huntingdon Market Place

An 'Out of Town' event in St Ives

From 08:30 until 14:00 on Saturday 03/01/2015 at The Pavement

An 'Out of Town' event in St Neots

From 08:30 until 14:00 on Saturday 10/01/2015 at St Neots Market Place

An 'Out of Town' event in St Ives

From 19:30 until 22:00 on Tuesday 13/01/2015 at Burgess Hall

More forthcoming events in Huntingdon

THINK HUNTINGDON AND BEYOND!

This website is one of a group of over 50 linked community websites that cover the towns, villages and larger parishes of Huntingdonshire. They are all joined together and share information such as county and district wide services, organisations, events and all the things that are available from website members in neighbouring communities.

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This site is listed in the British Towns and Villages Encyclopaedia of Great Britain and we can be found in the entry for Huntingdon