This will be a 'first of its kind' in the UK, paving the way for future green energy projects.
The project will install carports above the two central car parking sections, to which solar panels will be fitted. These panels will generate renewable electricity - powering not only the site, but also electric vehicle charging points and local businesses in the years to come.
Construction is expected to... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 15 Oct 2019 09:16 by Kim Loader
We really do not want to close our village coffee shop on a Saturday but the current shortage of weekend volunteers is causing us concern. We had lots of visitors to our lovely village over the summer months who stopped to enjoy our delightful garden and homemade cakes, we do not want visitors to miss out on this because we have to close our doors on a Saturday - so if you think you could spare approximately... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 25 Sep 2019 09:17 by Kim Loader
The newly-formed Hemingford Hub is moving towards creating a 'dementia friendly' village. The Memory Lane and Friendship group is a singing and reminiscing initiative for Hemingford's residents suffering from dementia, the elderly or anyone who would simply like to get out of their house for a little company once a month.
The group will start each session with some communal singing of popular songs... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 08 Sep 2019 10:53 by Kim Loader
A new initiative to build a stronger community in the Hemingfords has hit its befriending scheme target after just a few days.
Hemingford Hub's Good Neighbour scheme had hoped to attract 20 helpers by the end of the year, but 16 signed up at the launch meeting in Hemingford Grey's Reading Room, and another nine have offered to help since.
"The response from both villages has been tremendous," said chairman... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 08 Sep 2019 10:34 by Kim Loader
Hemingford Village Market - Saturday 14th September 10.00 am - 2.00 pm.
And we're back! At the Parish Centre, High Street, Hemingford Grey, Cambs PE27 9BJ. Free parking, free entrance.
We hope you enjoyed the rather soggy summer and will join us at the new time of 10am-2pm. Click on this link to visit the Village Market Facebook page for more details.
Outside: The A14 travelling exhibition will be parked... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 04 Sep 2019 11:31 by Kim Loader
Saturday 31st August from 11.00 am at The Pavilion
Lots of classic & vintage cars, motorcycles and other vehicles to see! Food & refreshments, stalls & attractions, and live music!
Free admission & everyone welcome, limited public parking! All donations welcome as all profits will be donated to Magpas Air Ambulance.
Please see our website for more information www.aclassicaffair.co.uk... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 29 Aug 2019 09:07 by Kim Loader
How you can help your community
Hemingford Hub is a new community iniative run by local people, offering support and friendship for the elderly, struggling parents, those with disabilities and anyone wanting a little company.
You can help us. We need befrienders to visit those wew ant to help. We'd like to hear from people with a bit of spare time and a range of backgrounds and interests. Age isn't important.... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 17 Aug 2019 11:13 by Kim Loader
WEA classes have been running in the Hemingfords for thirty years. As a result of a change in funding, however, they are no longer viable and classes will now run in conjunction with the Reading Room, and will be known as HEMALL classes – Hemingfords' Adult Lifelong Learning. Details as follows:
Monday afternoons, commencing 16 September, 2.00 – 3.30pm with tea/coffee from 1.45. Colonial... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 11:48 by Kim Loader
Saturday 13th July 9.00 a.m. Up to date details can be found on the Regatta Blogspot http://hemingfordregatta.blogspot.com or the Regatta Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/HemingfordsRegatta A great day out for everyone!
Posted: Fri, 12 Jul 2019 11:08 by Kim Loader
6th July Summer Festival: Entertainment for All! Live Music, Hog Roast, Oversized Family Games, Gin & Fizz plus Guest Ales, Football, Tennis, Table Tennis, Cricket.
7th July Sports Day: Running Races: 20m - 1 mile, Throwing Events, Individual & Team Events, Family BBQ, Sack Races, Egg& Spoon, Welly Wanging.
Posted: Wed, 26 Jun 2019 11:13 by Kim Loader