Learn more about rural crafts from James Preston at the Newington History Group's meeting in Newington's Methodist Hall. The group seeks to unearth, preserve and promote the history of the village and neighbouring areas. Annual subscription is £15 and guests are welcome for a £3 entry fee. For more details contact Thelma Dudley on 01795 842711 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also follow the History's Group's Twitter @newingtonhg.