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Free Holiday fun anyone?


This Sunday 26th August, from 1pm till 4pm, the unique medieval Tithe Barn will be opening its doors for you to enjoy.  

The
fabulous Storyteller, Pete Jennings, will be telling Fenland tales among other stories. You will also be able to try your hand at traditional games, including Quoits, Merrills, Field Skittles and Cup and ball. Plus there will be costumes for dressing up. Refreshments, including home-made cakes, will be available.

You won’t need to worry about the weather forecast either, as it will all take place within the beautiful timber frame Tithe Barn. So that’s your Bank Holiday Sunday afternoon taken care of!


Free entry, but of course donations are welcome towards the restoration of the Tithe Barn.

BBC Radio Cambridgeshire


Sue Marchant from BBC Radio Cambridgeshire visited the Tithe Barn on 1st August to talk to volunteers Robert and Gemma. This was featured as part of her ‘Run around Sue’ programme and helped raised awareness of our Sponsor a Sheaf fundraising campaign and events. In case you missed the interview, here’s the BBC IPlayer radio link

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06djwcd

Catch it quick as there are only 6 more days left to listen to the IPlayer link. Enjoy the whole programme or forward to 37 minutes in to hear the Tithe Barn update. 


You can help our restoration quest by sponsoring a sheaf at  https://www.totalgiving.co.uk/mypage/TitheBarnTrust 

Your donations will make a real difference.

Sponsor a sheaf
Green Fingers at the Tithe Barn

On Saturday 28th July our ‘Summer Fruit, Vegetables and Flowers’ competition took place at the Tithe Barn.

Prize winners ranged from 3 years of age to 83 years. Our thanks go to Judge Philip Whaites, National Trust Head Gardener, as well as to Scotsdales garden centre, in Horningsea, for donating incredibly generous prizes for the competition winners. Every child entrant received a certificate and a prize.

Some of our personal favourite entries were within the child category of ‘Best Ugly Veg’. Incredible creativity was shown!
Tithe Barn Heritage Open Day
Sunday 9th September, 1 - 5pm
FREE


This unique Grade II listed Tithe Barn will be opening its doors for you. Find out more about timber frame repairs, listen to Intro talks, have a go at threshing wheat, grinding grain to flour, or make your own corn dolly. Refreshments available.

The entrance to the Tithe Barn is along a grass track opposite 2 Waterbeach, Rd, Landbeach, CB25 9FA.
Registered Charity Number 1167108.
The entrance gate to the Tithe Barn is opposite 2 Waterbeach Road, Landbeach CB25 9FA and it is a nice walk along the Common to the barn.
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