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The Story of Heyford: Heyford Feast – The visiting fair

Heyford Feast The fair has been coming for Heyford Feast in October for as long as anyone can remember. Heyford Feast is the anniversary of the dedication of our Parish Church and takes place on the first Sunday after the … Continue reading

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Village Signs – April 2019 Update

Village Signs – April 2019 Sue and I have put ourselves forward to help get Heyford looking pretty. We are starting with planting bulbs and flowers on all the Nether Heyford signs on the entrances into our village. The first … Continue reading

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The Story of Heyford: Heyford’s First Motor Vehicles

In the 1920’s cars were very few and far between. Groups of people used to walk up from the village┬áto the A5 , then known as The Turnpike, to watch for cars. Doris Lovell nee Denn remembers sitting on the … Continue reading

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The Story of Heyford: Cricket on the Village Green

Like most villages in England Nether Heyford sported the idyllic sight of twenty two people dressed in immaculate whites playing the age-old sport of Cricket on the Village Green. A team game remarkably like cricket was being played in England … Continue reading

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The Story of Heyford: The Books

The Story of Heyford was a series of local books published telling the story of Nether Heyford, Northamptonshire. Continue reading

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