History Week 16-22 May 2022

A wonderful week dedicated to the history of our church and village life.

Recordings of all the talks and our celebratory service are available here.

A timeline of one thosand years

Donwloadable here [9mB]

The medieval graffiti of the Church

Matthew Champion, author of Medieval Graffiti: The Lost Voices of England's Churches

Recording here.

The Sheela-Na-Gig , the female figure on the outside of the church

John Harding from the Sheela Na Gig Project

Recording Here

The Commonwealth War Graves

A talk by Sophie Newton,

Public Engagement Coordinator,
Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Video recording Here

Audio recording here

A Thousand Years of Worship

A concluding service of celebration

in the Church

Service sheet here.

Recording available here.


Exhibitions in the church organised by the Whittlesford Society, suitable for adults and children, and including​ 

  • a pictorial timeline of local and national events over the last thousand years

  • Detectorist finds in the village [a thousand years of coins and buttons!]

  • "Whittlesford faces"

  • Model church

  • The new edition of the Whittlesford Society's Church History guide.