Summer Holiday Activities and Food Programme
If your child is on benefit related free school meals, they may be able to attend a funded holiday place in the summer holidays.
Scan our QR code (click on picture to enlarge) for more information on how to register or visit our website:
Posted: Sun, 20 Jun 2021 11:38 by Kim Loader
Community to map road ahead with ‘Your St Ives, Your Say’
People eager for long-awaited improvements to the roads around St Ives have the chance to vote on their favourite scheme when the new Cambridgeshire & Peterborough mayor reveals the options for the first time on Monday(14th June).
The Combined Authority has set up a dedicated website mapping out a range of potential improvement schemes for residents and road users to consider and comment on.
In a... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 15 Jun 2021 08:17 by Kim Loader
The Hemingfords Yard Trail Sunday 27th June
The villages of Hemingford Abbots and Grey are coming together for a new decluttering event... a 'Front Garden Jumble Trail' or as we like to call it 'Yard Trail'. The event already has over 80 'yards' signed up and more are welcome to join. You will be able to download a map of all the yards from the Facebook page a week before the day and enjoy exploring our streets and collecting bargains along... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 11 Jun 2021 10:53 by Kim Loader
COMMUNITY LITTER PICK - Volunteers needed!
COMMUNITY LITTER PICK
Saturday 12 June 2021
Can you spare a couple of hours?
Meet at Daintree Green or Yes Estate (play-area)
Hi-vis vests, gloves, litter pickers and rubbish bags provided
Covid-19 restrictions in place
To volunteer contact
Janice Flint on 07816 438765 or
Following litter pick all volunteers are welcome at The Grey... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 03 Jun 2021 09:02 by Kim Loader
Walking Football at Hemingford Pavilion
Come and enjoy the beautiful game - WALKING FOOTBALL.
Every Tuesday 10am - 11am
Hemingford Pavilion Playing Field, Manor Road, Hemingford Grey.
No running, minimal contact, friendly and fun. Aged 35 and over, all welcome.
Posted: Mon, 31 May 2021 08:56 by Kim Loader
Pennywort Awareness Iniative
Collaboration encourages everyone to play a role in caring for local rivers.
A new volunteer project has been established to track and control Floating Pennywort, an invasive non-native species that seriously damages freshwater habitats.
Thought to have escaped from ornamental garden ponds, Floating Pennywort can grow up to 20cm per day, forming large thick rafts in the slower sections of rivers and... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 22 May 2021 10:35 by Kim Loader
Regatta Field Bank Renovation Works 3rd- 18th June 2021
There will be contractors carrying out revetment works at Hemingford Regatta Field between grid references TL2890970754 and TL2875670847 from 3rd to 18th June. Contractors will be working from the river bank, moving along the bank in sections of approximately 20-30m at a time.
Navigation in this area will not be affected but please proceed with caution.
For further information, please contact Catie Magrath,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 21 May 2021 10:07 by Kim Loader
Laptops for Children - Digital Drive Campaign activity update.
To date, the partnership - between Cambridgeshire County Council, Peterborough City Council, Cambridge 2030, Library Services, Cambridgeshire Digital Partnership and the Cambridge Culture Foundation - has received the following donations:
Laptop donations: Total of 352 laptops donated to Cambridgeshire and Peterborough libraries and drop-in centres.
Financial donations: Total of £567,845. This... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Feb 2021 10:17 by Kim Loader
Local Community Rapid Testing programme now in place.
The local Community Rapid Testing programme, using lateral flow tests (LFTs) has launched successfully over the past two weeks, and we are encouraging people aged 18+ who are key workers or are having to leave home to go to work, to access rapid tests at sites across the county. The final two sites opened this week, and they are in Huntingdon and Cambridge, meaning we now have a site in each of the... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 18 Feb 2021 09:58 by Kim Loader
Defibrillator and Training
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