Nutfield's 300th Anniversary Press Coverage
Links to articles and other media coverage of the Celebration planning process.
Recent Articles on the 300th & Planning
DERRY NEWS 5/21/18 — Planted in history: First Parish Church hosts PotatoFest
UNION LEADER 5/19/18 — Derry raises money and awareness with first ever PotatoFest
DERRY NEWS 5/18/18 — 'Beautify' forest effort supports 300th anniversary
UNION LEADER 2/14/18 — Centuries-old Derry church undergoing restoration
NUTFIELD NEWS 2/1/18 — Heritage Commission Kicks Off Nutfield 300th Anniversary
DERRY NEWS 1/28/18 — Community plans for Nutfield settlement's 300th
UNION LEADER 1/31/18 — Derry starts preparations for Nutfield's 300th anniversary
EAGLE TRIBUNE 7/31/17 — Derry Public Library efforts save history in digital form
Articles on the BBC MacGregor Filming
DERRY NEWS 3/5/18 — Family ties — Irish film crew helps father, son trace local roots
MANCHESTER UNION LEADER — Northern Ireland film crew visits Derry with MacGregor descendants
NUTFIELD NEWS — BBC Visits Derry With MacGregor Ancestors to Film Mini-Series
NUTFIELD GENEALOGY BLOG
Planning Continues for Nutfield Towns’ 300th Anniversary
March 25, 2016, by Kaitlyn Woods, Londonderry Times
Londonderry’s Nutfield 300th Anniversary Committee members discussed recruiting representation from the other participating communities – Windham, Derry and Chester – and hosting a celebration over several months.
Representatives from Windham’s Historical Society and First Parish Church in East Derry discussed with the planning committee at their meeting Monday setting tentative dates for the celebration and collaborating events in each of the communities. Read more ...
Early planning revs up for Nutfield 300th anniversary
March 16, 2016, by Eli Okun, Manchester Union Leader
LONDONDERRY — The 300th anniversary of Nutfield’s founding may still be more than three years away, but people in several local towns are kicking preliminary planning into gear.
Londonderry, Derry and Windham — all of which derived, at least in part, from the original 12-mile tract known as Nutfield in the 18th century — have the beginnings of 300th-related endeavors underway. Read more ..
Historic church, steeple will honor Nutfield's 300th
First Parish Church readies for anniversary in 2019
Jan 27, 2016, by Julie Huss, Derry News
When the area's original Nutfield settlement celebrates its 300th anniversary three years from now, one historic church will be ready.
First Parish Congregational Church will be a focal point for the celebration and is now undergoing major renovations projects and repairs. Read more ...