24th February 2017
Dates for Friday Socials at the Village Hall
Friday 24th February
Friday 24th March
Friday 28th April
Friday 26th May
Friday 29th June
21st June 2016
See information about Operation Aardwolf on the Village News page
With a population of around 380,Beckingham is situated about 6 miles East of Newark (Notts) in the county of Lincolnshire, just off the A17 between Newark and Sleaford, surrounded by wonderful countryside. The parish covers about 2,000 acres and includes the hamlet of Sutton, about one mile south of the village of Beckingham.
The village dates back to Roman times and although not mentioned in the Doomsday book, the settlement of Holme is mentioned, (now Holme Spinney) the boundaries of which included Beckingham, Fenton and Stragglethorpe.