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Trumpington Farm Company – Farm Walk

13 October 2012, 10:00 – 12:00, Cantelupe Farm

The ‘walk’ will take the form of a tractor and trailer ride around Cantelupe Farm and Trumpington Fen showing the latest developments on the Estate, discussing crops, wildlife and farming methods with the David Knott, the General Manager, and Richard Pemberton. Spaces will be limited to 25 in the trailer, children welcome. Please register your interest at info@trumpingtonestate.com.

 

Over The Hedge – news from Trumpington Farm Company, Cantelupe Farm

Much has changed at Trumpington Farm Company in the last year. Firstly after nine years as Farm Manager for TFC Andrew Crossley has moved to the team at Thurlow Estate near Haverhill. In 2007 the operational running of TFC passed to Richard Pemberton from his father Antony, who continues to manage the Peterborough operations. In November, Richard welcomed David Knott to the team, who brings his wife Sue and family from Lincolnshire. As the new General Estate Manager, David is responsible not only for farming matters, but also wider estate issues. Read more

Music in Quiet Places

7:30-9.45pm, 19 October 2012, All Saints Church

Music in Quiet Places, a new and popular concert series, returns to All Saints’ Church this autumn. A young contemporary folk group, Tir Eolas will play inspired arrangements of traditional material including Irish, Swedish, Breton, Canadian, as well as their own lively folk-influenced pieces. The band is percussionist Ruairi Glasheen on bodhran, Pip Mercer on vocals and flute, guitarist Laura Snowden and violist Georgie Harris.

To learn more and to book, please visit www.cambridgesummermusic.com.

Travellers on the Rec

Now it is illegal to squat and it has become a criminal offence to do so, perhaps the law makers will make entry onto private land a similar offence. Heaven only knows how much it costs nationwide to evict these people and clear up the mess and filth many of them leave. Come on Mr Page, start the ball rolling in the Sunday Telegraph.

John Benstead

Rock on the Rec

Free open air live music event, now in its 4th year.
Date: 07/07/2012
Time: 7pm – 11pm
Venue: Haslingfield Recreation Ground

Bring Chairs / rugs food and drink. Bucket collection for costs.
New for 2012 open mic sessions – contact Paul 871393.

RECENT BURGLARIES IN HASLINGFIELD

[email dated 28/2/2012 3.30 pm]

I would like to make you all aware of three recent dwelling burglaries that have been reported in the village in Church Street and New Road.  Whilst we can’t categorically confirm they all took place at a similar time, it is possible that all occurred within the last 24 hours.

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Burglary in New Road Haslingfield 5/12/2011

Yesterday in New Road a bungalow was broken into by forcing a rear kitchen window and jewellery was stolen. It is believed the offence occurred at around 8.20pm and the offender was disturbed. A similar offence took place on 21st November, also in New Road, when a house was burgled and jewellery was also taken. This was at dusk time. Read more