A day out in… Bartlow Hills

A day out in... Bartlow Hills, Roman burial mounds 20 minutes from Stambourne
Only 20 minutes from Stambourne lies a sight to behold: Bartlow Hills, the tallest Roman burial mounds north of the Alps. What are they? Bartlow Hills is a collection of 4 ancient Roman burial mounds, probably built between the 1st and 2nd centuries AD, situated on the edge of Bartlow village, on the border of Cambridgeshire and Essex. Useful info• Journey: approx ...
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Our favourite pancake recipe

Our favourite pancake recipe for Pancake Day
Make yourself some yummy pancakes this Pancake Day! This year Shrove Tuesday, also known as “Pancake Day” or “Mardi Gras”, falls on 16th February. On this day, it is customary to eat pancakes as a meal. Try our favourite pancake recipe this Pancake Day 2021. Super quick, in 3 easy steps. Ingredients• 200g plain flour• 1 tsp baking powder• ½ tsp salt• 2 Tbsp su...
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Stambourne Newsletter: February / March 2021

Stambourne Newsletter February March 2021
Digital version of the February-March 2021 Stambourne Newsletter, the bi-monthly printed newsletter published and distributed by Stambourne Parish Council - No: 260 STAMBOURNE PARISH COUNCIL STAMBOURNE CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH STAMBOURNE ACTIVITIES ST. PETER & ST. THOMAS BECKET PARISH CHURCH RECTOR'S RAMBLINGS ESSEX POLICE FAKE VACCINE WARNING 2021 CENSUS ...
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⚠ Snow warning for Eastern England

Land Rover stuck in snow drift
Met Office weather alerts are currently active for tomorrow (Sunday 7th February) for much of Eastern England, including Stambourne, due to easterly winds bringing cold temperatures and snow for the next few days. The Amber alert means: "Heavy snow is likely to bring widespread travel disruptionLong delays and cancellations on bus, rail and air travel probably occurringT...
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