New local History Website Launched

New local History Website Launched

The Fenland Trust is excited to announce the launch of HolmeHistory.org. Hosting, design, training and ongoing support is being provided free of charge by the Fenland Trust but the real hard work has been done by Holme resident and historian Sue Knight, who has...
Fenland Trust set to honour local scientist

Fenland Trust set to honour local scientist

The Fenland Trust is excited to announce that the second commemorative plaque forming part of the ambitious Yaxley Heritage Spine will be unveiled on Main Street this September 18th 2015. The stone plaque will be embedded at the birthplace of Olinthus Gregory, a...
Yaxley Festival goes  biennial

Yaxley Festival goes biennial

It was with heavy hearts that the Yaxley Festival Committee made the decision to change the Yaxley festival to a biennial event. Massively increased infrastructure and security costs coupled with a reduction in committee members meant that a 2015 event just was not...
The Trust wins funding bid for Festival Park

The Trust wins funding bid for Festival Park

Plans for a new sports, leisure and community hub in Middletons Road Recreation Ground in Yaxley moved closer to reality in January.A successful funding bid by the Fenland Trust in partnership with the Community Regeneration Partnership has won the team £10,000 to...