From Field to Allotment A few pictures of the transformation … July 2008 – Just ploughed and marked out – from road entrance July 2008 – A pristine seed bed (ready for the weeds) July 2008 – New central access … Continue reading
Costcutter Express, 32-34 Church St. Proprietors: Dilip & Sunita Odedra Newspapers & Magazines, Groceries, Videos, Dry Cleaning, Off-Licence. Opening Hours: Monday – Saturday 08:00 – 19:00 Sunday 09:00 – 13:00 Post Office 09:00 – 13:00 weekdays?
The club has its home pitch on the recreation ground and currently plays in the Cambridgeshire 1B league. You can browse fixtures and results here. Most league matches take place on Sundays. If you are interested in playing or other involvement, … Continue reading
The Ickleton Archives
The Ickleton village archives are maintained by the Ickleton Society. They consist of:
- a large collection of over 4000 photographs of streets and houses within the village, dating from 1900 to the present, as well as photographs of inhabitants and village events over many years;
- a collection of over 800 historic and more recent documents and memorabilia relating to the village, its people and its surrounds; and
- a number of artefacts found locally.
Most of the archive photographs, documents and artifacts have been kindly donated (or copied from originals held) by local people. If you have anything which may be relevant and which you would be prepared to share, please do drop us a line.
The Archive Photographs
The photographs are all held digitally as well as in paper form. The digital photographs together with a wide range of our document collection can be viewed in the Ickleton Gallery here. In addition For more detail, you can also view photos at original size here.
Index of Documents in the Archive
There are digital copies of a few of the documents in the Gallery. In the meantime it may be possible to arrange to get copies or examine other documents. Please email us, giving your own contact details and indicating the reference numbers of items in which you are interested.
A PDF version of the index of documents and other memorabilia in the collection can be viewed here.
The Great Chesterford and District Gardening Society is affiliated to the Royal Horticultural Society and covers seven local villages including Ickleton. Monthly meetings are held on the first Wednesday of the month, except in January and August. Meetings take place in … Continue reading
This page includes details of the formal meetings of the Society and its Committee. Forthcoming Meetings The next committee meeting will be held on Tuesday 14th November 2017 at 8.00pm. Minutes of Meetings Other Documents
Need a Plumber / Vet / Doctor / Pub Meal? … or just want to contact someone running a business in or around the village?? This page lists local Businesses & Service Providers within Ickleton and the surrounding area: Building/Household Services Miscellaneous … Continue reading
At one time the village had three separate allotment areas – the last one was in Brookhampton Street until the land was finally built upon in the 1980’s. This seemed a pity and following discussions with the Parish Council, an area … Continue reading
Ickleton is a village of some 650 people on the Cambridgeshire / Essex border in the U.K. It grew at the point where the ancient Icknield Way crossed the River Cam, so it is likely that some form of habitation … Continue reading