This article sets out the village development up to the 18th century. It includes details related to the Battle of Naseby and the impact of Enclosure.
Click the heading or the photo to open a new page with a recently updated bumper article and a large photo gallery covering Village life from the 18th Century to the present day.
Click the heading or the photo to read this article and learn about thousands of people gathering near the Farndon Windmill to watch a great Steeplechase event in 1860.
This article presents the history behind the Beech Tree and the reason for a recent ceremony. This lovely tree sits at the top of Main Street near the Church.
Read about the history of Ivy House on Main Street, originally built as a non-conformist chapel. If you have any comments or memories to share, please email Russell Burton.
Sir Paul Greening, commander of the Royal Yacht Britannia, lived in the village during WW2 and married an East Farndon girl, Monica West, in 1951. Written by Alan Langley & Lady Sara Grayson.