The LDHS Spring Talk season starts on Friday 2 March at 7.30pm. As usual everyone is welcome so please come along. More information to follow.
Work started out on phase 1 of Northstowe in 2015, with the first new residents moving into the new homes in May 2017. Now many house builders are out on site and already c 60 homes are occupied. Wonder why LDHS exists? For the simple reason that someone needed to record the social, rural and […]
It was a pleasure to meet Jeff Hawley of the Airfield Research Group at the Conservation Officers Forum on Thursday 1 February. Not only did he and a colleague give an excellent talk but they were clearly interested and very supportive of the work LDHS is doing to protect and promote the heritage of RAF […]
The latest edition of the Longstanton Life poses this question as we look at photographs of the kingfisher pond that is located out on Northstowe phase 1 on what was the old golf course. The photographs below speak for themselves when you realise that the developers started their groundwork out on phase 1 in 2015. […]
So glad I was at home yesterday when the windows rattled and there was a tremendous noise. Luckily I went outside just as 4 Lynx helicopters flew over the Manor Farm paddocks here in Longstanton. Delighted to have witnessed their farewell flight as they came to fly over the site of RAF Oakington #respect The […]
CAS Autumn Conference – Recent Archaeology in the Cambridgeshire Region Saturday November 18 2017. THIS CONFERENCE IS OPEN TO ALL (TICKETS £10 ON THE DOOR) You do not need to be a member of CAS or LDHS to go along Come along to the lectures and see the displays focusing on the two largest archaeological projects […]
Interested in early medieval life across East Anglia? If so click through to this fascinating article. If you do read it you will note that a case of leprosy was found in a skeleton discovered at Great Chesterford which is not that far from Longstanton. This research gives us a clue as to the hardships […]
- LDHS Talk 2 March- CANCELLED DUE TO EXTREME WEATHER February 24, 2018
- First of the New Season of LDHS Talks Coming Soon February 18, 2018
- LDHS Spring Talks Season Starts Friday March 2 February 13, 2018
- Goodbye Rural Longstanton And Our Water Too? February 3, 2018
- Airfield Research Council Supports LDHS Heritage Plans For RAF Oakington February 3, 2018
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