Adams Heritage Centre

Adams Heritage Centre

In 2014 the well-loved JH Adams Ironmongery shop was transformed into Littleport’s very own Heritage Centre The Adams Heritage Centre is Littleport’s only dedicated venue for exhibitions and displays highlighting all aspects of our town’s history. So what can you expect when you come through the door? Adams has hosted an exciting range of special events, exhibitions and displays in the two short years since it opened. The centre also holds a community archive of…

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The Flower Arranging Club

The Flower Arranging Club

Our Meeting in October commenced with a tribute and one minute silence for our great friend and member, Maureen Cox, who died after a very short illness. Maureen will be greatly missed by all of her friends and members of the club. A great lady with a big heart and always willing to help. Barbara Collins was our demonstrator that evening. Barbara has visited us many times, and each time we enjoy her displays and…

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The Active Learning Trust

The Active Learning Trust

Residents of Littleport will be aware of the exciting new building project that is going full-steam ahead on the site adjacent to the Littleport Sports Centre. The Active Learning Trust is delighted to be part of the project, which will include a secondary school, a special school, and a brand new sports centre. The Active Learning Trust already successfully runs 17 schools in Cambridgeshire and Suffolk, including two secondary schools, a special school and 14…

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Littleport’s Sigma, Red Shoes Accounting and Fenland Spirit Services in the spotlight!

Littleport’s Sigma, Red Shoes Accounting and Fenland Spirit Services in the spotlight!

2016 turned out to be quite a year for Littleport’s businesses, and particularly for the Sigma Embroidery & Printing Company. In a surprise move, they swapped the smaller premises they occupied in Main Street for their neighbour’s larger retail outlet, the Bargain Centre, earlier in the year. This was a good one as it seems to have brought them more work, and recognition, not only for the good work they produce, but for their involvement…

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363MCC Bikers Ride to the Occasion Again and Again!

363MCC Bikers Ride to the Occasion Again and Again!

Littleport’s Bikers’ Club has a tradition of helping those less fortunate than themselves. Every year they organise the May Day ‘Crowning Around’ event that raises huge amounts for charity, and every Christmas they help raise funds for and deliver presents to children in hospital for Christmas. Kaitlin Duffern promoted a big event, the Littleport Christmas Fair, at the Leisure Centre in November supported by many local businesses, trades-people and private individuals with a super raffle…

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Littleport Rangers are thriving!

Littleport Rangers are thriving!

Littleport Rangers was founded in 2009 and in its short history has reached the chartered standard, which is the FA’s benchmark for grass roots football. As well as providing a fun and safe environment for children to play football, we provide FA qualified coaches with CRB checks, child welfare and first aid certificates. Our aim is to focus on player development with age appropriate training sessions. We currently have three teams in the Cambs FA…

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Littleport Town Team celebrates a year of progress

Littleport Town Team celebrates a year of progress

A new market, community based activities and improved communications are just some of the successes of a year of work by the Littleport Town Team and their partners. After organising events to celebrate Christmas and Easter and distributing newsletters, the small team of volunteers is now looking to help improve the general appearance of the town centre. This will be done via a signage and street furniture review in the New Year while more work…

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Music and the Salvation Army

Music and the Salvation Army

Music forms an integral part of Salvation Army worship and evangelism. Bands, songster brigades, youth choirs and worship groups are an important part of church life and public events. For many non-Salvationists they are the most recognisable feature of The Salvation Army. Early Salvationist musicians drew upon a rich heritage of British singing and band playing, including contemporary church and temperance bands. Our founder William Booth was keen to distinguish the music of The Salvation…

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What is Timebanking?

What is Timebanking?

Littleport Timebank was launched in October 2012 and is a small, friendly Timebank. Help on offer includes things like shopping, beauty treatments, decorating, learning crafts like knitting & calligraphy. Everyone has something to offer a Timebank, from visiting someone for a cup of tea to designing a website, whatever you do you will make a difference to the person that needs your help. We have regular social activities and our Timebank is a great way…

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The Littleport Branch of the Royal British Legion

The Littleport Branch of the Royal British Legion

The Royal British Legion is the UK’s leading Armed Forces charity and one of its largest membership organisations. Members get together through the network of branches and clubs all over the country and overseas to participate in social, fundraising and welfare activities. Littleport Branch committee meets on the third Thursday of the month, except January and February (no meeting), at 20.00 hours, at the Ex-Serviceman’s Club, Ponts Hill, Littleport. The Littleport Ex-Serviceman’s Club is not…

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