Who was St Neot?

Our Education Officer Lesley is back, and this time she’s here to tell us all about St Neot, the saint who gave our town it’s name. See below for some extra useful educational links that Lesley talks about in the video, along with some suggested activities to take your learning a little further.

Ashmolean Museum – The Alfred Jewel

BBC Bitesize – Who was Alfred the Great?


  1. Draw a picture of the mosaic in the Market Square and describe what you can see.
  2. Write a news report on the fish miracle associated with St Neot. What happened? What does this mean and why is it so miraculous?