Welcome to Easton

One side of the Village Sign in Easton, Huntingdonshire
One side of the Village Sign in Easton, Huntingdonshire

 

Eston (11th century); Estone (12th - 16th century); Esson (16th century) and Easton (Modern)

Easton lies south of the Ellington Brook. The village just off the Huntingdon to Kettering main road, and steeply gabled and dormered cottages with thatched or tiled roofs above which rises the well proportioned spire of the parish church. Mainly dating from the Decorated period, but incorporating some 12th century fragments this church has a fine Jacobean roof and other good woodwork which includes the screen, two altar tables and some benches. The font has been in use since the 14th century.

Easton is one of the parishes of the District of Huntingdonshire, whose administrative centre is Huntingdon, the other principle towns being St Ives home of the Chapel on the Bridge, St Neots the largest town in the County of Cambridgeshire, the Roman town of Godmanchester and Ramsey site of the former Abbey.

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Xmas Shopping in St Ives

Many of the traders in St Ives will be staying open late on Thurday 7th December to give you that extra chance to do some Christmas Shopping. A number of the shops will be offering special promotions and other offers during the evening.

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Forthcoming Events in or around Easton

Here are the next five events in the Huntingdonshire Event Diary, the local ones are coloured GOLD and clicking the title will open links to event detail on this website whilst following the "Out of Village' events will open in a new window on their own website. Click 'Show Summary' for exactly what it says, without going anywhere!

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An 'Out of Village' event in St Ives

From 08:30 until 14:00 on Saturday 16/12/2017 at The Pavement

An 'Out of Village' event in St Ives

From 19:30 until 21:00 on Monday 18/12/2017 at Free Church (United Reformed)

An 'Out of Village' event in St Neots

From 08:00 until 13:00 on Saturday 23/12/2017 at St Neots Market Place

An 'Out of Village' event in Little Paxton

From 12:00 until 16:45 on Saturday 14/07/2018 at Queen Elizabeth II Playing Fields

More forthcoming events in Easton

This site is listed in the British Towns and Villages Encyclopaedia of Great Britain and we can be found in the entry for Easton