The parish of
located 60 miles north of London and 7 miles north west of
Bedford in the county of Bedfordshire.
The parish is almost
entirely encircled by the River Ouse with access to the north by
an early 19C bridge and to the south by a mid 18C bridge. The
parish has a
Hall and an early C13
The total population of the parish is approx. 737 people.
Great War Remembered
Sunday 3rd August at
St Mary's Church
Taps Bush Harvest
Felmersham 1944 an oil painting by Frank Summerlin
painting is based on his wartime memories. It depicts his
father on the binder and Tom Hensman on the Fordson model
N tractor and a small boy pointing to his dad the plane
which is a B17G from the 92nd Bomb Group at Podington.
As a small boy Frank witnessed, on numerous occasions, the
USAAF Eighth Air Force and all the other wartime
activities that occurred locally.
These two barn
owls were photographed by Sarah Royal in Felmersham Nature
Reserve. Local photographs are always welcome,
please click here.