Water and fertile ground made Newington attractive to our earliest ancestors - and the creatures who shared the land with them.
An Iron Age settlement that thrived here was quickly adopted by the Romans. An archaeological investigation from 2018-2019 uncovered extraordinary detail that changed what we thought we knew of this area.
Rich men chose Newington as the place to demonstrate their wealth and piety. leaving us a legacy of great beauty.
The 20th century saw Newington play a key role in the defence of our country. Unique research by NHG members has brought a life back to many of those involved.
For a small village, Newington punches above its weight when it comes to residents over the centuries.
Newington is blessed with lovely countryside and footpaths that take you through our history. They'll even help you connect with the history in other villages nearby.
Have a burning question? You might just find the answer here.
Today's news is tomorrow's history. Through research, events and community contribution we hope to leave a lasting legacy for future generations.