Sawston on Facebook

There are several Facebook groups devoted to Sawston:

Main group, with 7,300 members at the end of 2020. Moderated by an admin team. Note that you must answer the joining questions.

(To contact the page admins, go to
Unmoderated group, with 1,800 members at the end of 2020.
A forum for all those seeking to learn more about their ancestors, who originated from Sawston, and the surrounding towns, and villages.
To share information about shops, trades and healthcare in Sawston. To ask traders for quotations for work.
Historical photos and sharing memories.
Greener Sawston for those interested in green issues.


Sawston Scene

Award-winning village magazine

Published every two months since 1970. Now A4 size with 48 pages.

Buy at Spar, Searle’s Butchers, Sawston Post Office, or Cambridge Building Society (for now, not at the Children’s Society shop or Sawston Medical Centre in London Road).

£2: take one and drop your money in the box or pay with the rest of your shopping at Spar.

Subscribe for £5 a year for six copies, including delivery. Suscriptions run from the April–May issue.

Find out how to send in articles, buy advertising space, add events to the diary, check deadlines and sign up for reminders at the website.