Call for Volunteers - Community Fruit Tree planting.
We are looking for volunteers for:
Community Fruit Tree planting
2pm, Saturday 12 February 2022
The Allotments, off Daintree Green
No experience necessary
We have 9 fruit trees to plant adjacent to the Allotments. Hopefully the trees will provide not only lots of free fruit but
will develop over the coming years to become
a lovely area for walking, relaxing, and enjoying the wildlife.
Tools will be provided... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 05 Feb 2022 11:27 by Kim Loader
High Street Sewer Repairs - Latest Update 04/02/22
Anglian Water have today provided the following update to sewer repairs in Hemingford Grey, Friday, 4th February 2022.
Happy Friday and another update from the team at Anglian Water:
I've had word from the team today who have confirmed what I suspected, that this is and continues to be a very dynamic site. We are delighted to have completed the 100m of relining which all went perfectly and will help... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 04 Feb 2022 17:04 by Kim Loader
High Street Sewer Repairs - Latest Update 28/01/22
The team have seen the opportunity to do more work in Hemingford Grey to help provide future resilience to the sewer whilst we are on site and excavated. Very short notice, we've been able to get funding to reline 100m of sewers along Hemingford Grey High St. Originally we had planned to reline only 3m. We believe that this is the best option for the residents of Hemingford Grey and it will help to... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 28 Jan 2022 08:29 by Kim Loader
High Street Sewer Repaires - Update from Anglian Water
Response to Enquiry from PC:
With regards to the work on site, we are still in Hemingford Grey, as you are probably aware. The reason for this is because having dug down on the pipe, the job is somewhat more complicated than originally assessed. The main reason for this is the high water table, which means we need to continuously de-water the excavation to keep it safe. With this de-watering, it means... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 25 Jan 2022 17:32 by Kim Loader
High Street Sewer Repairs - Statement from Anglian Water
"Due to an issue with the sewer pipe in Hemingford High Street we are currently using tankers to ensure that customers can continue to use their facilities as normal. From tomorrow (Saturday) we will be installing overpumps which will remain in place while we complete this emergency work. Due to the nature of the work the road will be closed for approximately one week. We would like to thank everyone... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 15 Jan 2022 12:02 by Kim Loader
Sewer Repairs and Road Closure - High Street
Anglian Water have begun carrying out repairs to the sewer under the High Street adjacent to Budgens and the road is likely to be closed for the duration
Work is expected to last for at least a week but may take longer depending on what is involved.
An update will be available as soon as Anglian Water provide more details.
Posted: Fri, 14 Jan 2022 15:13 by Kim Loader
Sadly, dog fouling continues to be an issue around the village. Reports of dog fouling should be made to Huntingdon District Council using the following link:
Posted: Mon, 10 Jan 2022 11:43 by Kim Loader
Notice of Parish Council Meeting 10th January 2022
A meeting of the Planning Committee and the Full Parish Council will take place at The Parish Centre, High Street, Hemingford Grey. commencing at 7.00pm on Monday 10th January 2022.
Posted: Fri, 07 Jan 2022 16:20 by Kim Loader
Do you need help this Winter?
Are you struggling to buy food or to pay for household bills?
The Household Support Fund is designed to provide short-term financial support for people struggling to pay for essentials such as food, heating and water.
Get in touch to see how the Household Support Fund could help you.
To apply directly to the Household Support Fund, please go to
or call 0345... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 27 Dec 2021 16:28 by Kim Loader
Christmas Holiday Activities and Food Programme
CCC has ongoing funding from the Department for Education to enable families, who receive free school meals due to the benefits they receive, to book free places at a local holiday scheme this Christmas. An eligible child will be entitled to up to 16 hours for free at a participating holiday scheme. A nutritious meal is also provided as part of the programme and children and young people will have... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 10 Dec 2021 10:51 by Kim Loader