meetings:Launch of Trumpington History Trails, 24 November 2016

Launch of Trumpington History Trails
24 November 2016, Trumpington Pavilion

The Trumpington History Trails were launched at this meeting. The trails have been developed by the Trumpington Residents’ Association and the Trumpington Local History Group, with support from Cambridge City Council. Printed copies are available free of charge from Trumpington Pavilion.

Howard Slatter opened the evening by welcoming participants and Andrew Roberts gave a brief summary of the development of the trails, from the first proposal in November 2010. Rebecca Green and Fiona Gilsenan from the Wildlife Trust introduced the app which has been launched for Trumpington Meadows County Park and Nature Reserve. Vicky Haywood, Cambridge City Council, congratulated the TRA and TLHG for the Trails and looked forward to their use.

The trails cover: Trail 1: The Historic Centre of Trumpington Trail 2: Trumpington and Cambridge Trail 3: South of the Village Centre Trail 4: East of the Village Centre Trail 5: Clay Farm, Hobson’s Park, Nine Wells Trail 6: Trumpington Meadows Country Park and Nature Reserve and Byron’s Pool Trail 7: Trumpington to Hauxton and Shelfords Trail 8: Trumpington to Great Shelford Trail 9: Trumpington to Grantchester Trail 10: Addenbrooke’s and Queen Edith’s See the History Trails pages.

The trails cover:

Trail 1: The Historic Centre of Trumpington
Trail 2: Trumpington and Cambridge
Trail 3: South of the Village Centre
Trail 4: East of the Village Centre
Trail 5: Clay Farm, Hobson’s Park, Nine Wells
Trail 6: Trumpington Meadows Country Park and Nature Reserve and Byron’s Pool
Trail 7: Trumpington to Hauxton and Shelfords
Trail 8: Trumpington to Great Shelford
Trail 9: Trumpington to Grantchester
Trail 10: Addenbrooke’s and Queen Edith’s

See the History Trails pages.

Launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion: Vicky Haywood. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.
Launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion: Vicky Haywood. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.

Vicky Haywood speaking at the launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.

Launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion: Andrew Roberts and Howard Slatter. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.

Launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion: Andrew Roberts and Howard Slatter. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.
Launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion: Andrew Roberts and Howard Slatter. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.
Launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion: Andrew Roberts and display of packs. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.
Launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion: Andrew Roberts and display of packs. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.
Launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.
Launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.

Launch of Trumpington History Trails. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.

Launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion: Andrew Roberts. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.
Launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion: Andrew Roberts. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.
Launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion: Fiona Gilsenan and Rebecca Green, Wildlife Trust. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.
Launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion: Fiona Gilsenan and Rebecca Green, Wildlife Trust. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.

Fiona Gilsenan and Rebecca Green, Wildlife Trust. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.

Launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion: Andrew Roberts and Howard Slatter. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.
Launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion: Andrew Roberts and Howard Slatter. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.
Launch of Trumpington History Trails. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.

Launch of Trumpington History Trails. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.

Launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.
Launch of Trumpington History Trails at Trumpington Pavilion. Photo: Wendy Roberts, 24 November 2016.