Councillor Waters has recieved an update from The Huntingdon Maintenance Team regarding The Thorpe pumping station. Anglian Water are currently making every effort at the Thorpe pumping station in order to clear enough surface water from the 'wet well' to get at the blocked suction pipe that has forced one of the pumps to stop working. At the moment, they are unable to overcome the additional flow... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 11:58 by Kim Loader
The next HGNP Steering Group meeting is on Tuesday 19th January at 7.00 pm via Zoom Video. A link for the meeting can be found on the Neighbourhood Plan page under Planning (or email: email@example.com) along with the agenda and accompanying reports including surveys conducted in the past year. The meeting is open to all residents and we look forward to seeing you there.... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 17 Jan 2021 10:37 by Kim Loader
There are currently two flood warnings in force for areas around Ellington, Alconbury and Brampton with heavy surface water on many of the local roads, including the slipway access to the A1307 from Hemingford Abbots (which has been coned off at the time of writing) and many stretches leading to.
Please take care if driving and make sure your planned route isn't under water!
You can get the latest updates... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 15:20 by Kim Loader
Hemingford Abbots High Street will be closed from 19th - 21st January for work being carried out by Anglian Water.
For more information about the closure and diversionary routes please use this link to One Network: https://one.network/?tmi=17761990
Posted: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 15:10 by Kim Loader
A message from Nigel Sutton, Cyber Protect Officer, Cambridgeshire Police.
Sadly, scammers continue to take advantage of the coronavirus pandemic to commit fraud on unsuspecting victims.
We've had reports of fraudsters sending fake text messages, which claim you are entitled to a dose of the newly-approved vaccine.
The bogus message states that you are entitled to a vaccine and to receive more information... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 07 Jan 2021 11:28 by Kim Loader
The Parish Council is arranging for a defibrillator to be installed on the outside wall of the village school. A training session will be arranged in the village in due course for those who wish to take part, but due to the Covid-19 pandemic this is not currently possible and the Council will be looking at this again in the New Year (2021) In the meantime, however, the suppliers of the defibrillator... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 11:11 by Kim Loader
Mon, 11 Jan 2021 19:30
Due to COVID-19 Protocols remote meetings via Video Link (Zoom) will be held commencing at 7.30 pm until further notice.
Topic: Hemingford Grey Parish Council
Time: 11th January 2021 07:30 pm
To join the Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID: 861 6844 3765
Or dial by your location (charges apply) +44 330... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 11:02 by Kim Loader
The Hemingford Grey Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group will resume meetings this year on the following dates:
19 January 2021
16 February 2021
16 March 2021
All meetings are on a Tuesday starting at 7.00 pm.
All residents are invited - for Zoom invitation please e-mail Robin Waters at firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to seeing you.
For more information visit the Neighbourhood... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 04 Jan 2021 11:04 by Kim Loader
Christmas and New Year flooding and sewage issues
The Parish Council is aware that there has been surface water flooding at several places in the village and wider Parish. We are also aware that Anglian Water are regularly attending the sewage pumping station at the Thorpe.
Huntingdonshire District Council (HDC) will be holding a flood debriefing session with our Parish Council on Wednesday 6th January.... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 02 Jan 2021 18:59 by Kim Loader
The latest information we have is that the peak of water the EA have prepared for has now passed through large parts of Huntingdonshire with minimal impact on residential property. Levels are expected to continue falling and no issues are expected. However, if there are any sightings of water spilling over or breaching defenses please report these to the Environment Agency Incident Hotline Telephone:... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 28 Dec 2020 11:15 by Kim Loader