Littleport Ice Stadium Project
We are working with local fen skaters and the Littleport Ice Stadium Project Ltd to explore the feasibility of establishing a 400m longtrack skating arena on the historical site of Fen Skating in Littleport, Cambridgeshire, UK.
New video "Chasing Ice" - published on YouTube 21 Jan 2016
“Chasing Ice” tells the story of fen skating and the wonderful history and folklore that surrounds this exciting sport.
It was made as part of the Ouse Washes Landscape Partnership in collaboration with the Fen Skating Association and supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
The film was made by fen skater, Adam Giles, and his team at Cambridge Film Works.
Skating on the Fens filmed on the 4th and 5th Feb 2012
Friday 15 January 2016
Groundwork preparations started started for a temporary ice-track by the railway line. Ditches were dug out to increase the flow of water before flooding the field.
Preparations for Fen Skating in Littleport featured on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire 15 January 2016 at 49:50 mins into the show. Listen