Hemingford Grey Parish Council

Proud to serve the people of Hemingford Grey

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Clerk: Ben Stoehr
30 West Drive, Highfields
Caldecote, Cambridge CB23 7NY

Tags: Community

Busway Closure this Weekend Midnight Fri 23rd - 05.00 Monday 26th.

Busway Closure this Weekend  Midnight Fri 23rd - 05.00 Monday 26th.

A Statement from the Busway:

Following the report of a lifting beam between Windmill bridge and Longstanton Skanska have checked the area and we have a total of 3 lifting beams which need re-setting. We have mobilised emergency crews to come in to do this work between midnight Friday 23 October and 05:00 Monday 26th October.

Both tracks and the maintenance track will be closed in this section during... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Oct 2020 18:39 by Kim Loader

Tags: News, Transport, community

Marsh Lane Update

Marsh Lane Update

Dear All,

On behalf of Andrew Doel, Land Logical's Project Manager, here is a short statement to keep everyone up-to-date; please share as you wish:

Enabling works for the Quarry re-opening commenced this week. The initial works involve; creating a secure compound for plant and machinery, installing a culvert across Lake Brook to allow access to the area to be excavated, and improvements to the internal... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 16 Oct 2020 10:17 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, News, community

Godmanchester Foodbank Collection Sunday 18th October, 11am.

Godmanchester Foodbank Collection Sunday 18th October, 11am.

There will be a collection for Godmanchester Foodbank on Sunday 18th October, commencing 11.00 am. Please leave your donations on your doorstep for collection or you can drop your donation at the Reading Room, High street.

This is the food we need:

Breakfast cereal, uht milk,tea bags, coffee, fruit squash, fruit juice, tinned cooked meat, tinned vegetables, tinned tuna
tinned oily fish, pasta & pasta... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 11:01 by Kim Loader

Tags: Charity, News, community

Hemingford Stores is Changing.

Hemingford Stores is Changing.

Vid, the owner of Hemingford Stores, has introduced us to Seelan Thambirajah, the managing director of the MSP & Noble Group who will be leasing the premises and opening a Budgens branded shop by Christmas.
Although final contracts have yet to be signed Vid and Seelan agreed that we can publish the following expected timescale. Contracts should be signed by mid October after which the store will... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 18:01 by Kim Loader

Tags: Service, community

Marsh Lane Commencment of Gravel Extraction

Marsh Lane Commencment of Gravel Extraction

Sand and Gravel extraction is due to commence at Hemingford Quarry, Marsh Lane, before the end of this month (October).

At the beginning of September this year, the Parish Council were made aware that Tarmac had awarded Land Logical a contract to resume sand and gravel extraction alongside the existing Marsh Lane gravel pits.

It is understood that at present Land Logical are planning to deliver the first... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 13:01 by Kim Loader

Tags: Council, Planning, community

Bach to School Guidelines

Bach to School Guidelines

Welcome back to School
From Cambslearntogether: we have produced a helpful guide to support parents and young people as they transition back into formal education. In it we have given clear information on some of the common things parents ask us about every year, such as transport, attendance, free school meals, etc. We have also made a point of clarifying the Test & Trace process, made clear our... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 09:08 by Kim Loader

Tags: Education, community

Litter Pickers, we thank you, great job!

Litter Pickers, we thank you, great job!

Over twenty volunteers of all ages turned out at Yes estate and Daintree Green for Saturdays Community Litter Pick.
Covering most of the parish, our intrepid volunteers collected more than a dozen bags of rubbish. The odd car tyre and portable tv were also removed from the hedgerows.
The parish council would also like to take this opportunity of thanking those residents who, without being asked, regularly... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Sep 2020 12:19 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, News, community

Community Litter Pick

Community Litter Pick

Volunteers needed for the COMMUNITY LITTER PICK!

Saturday 19 September 2020 10AM-12 NOON

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.

To volunteer contact:
Janice flint on 07816 438765 or janice.flint@hemingfordgreyparishcouncil.gov.uk

Posted: Mon, 14 Sep 2020 11:11 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, Event, News, community

Hemingford Grey Neighbourhood Plan

Hemingford Grey Neighbourhood Plan

The next Hemingford Grey Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group Zoom video meeting is on Tuesday the 15th September 2020 at 7.00 pm.

All residents are invited - for a Zoom invitation please email Robin Waters at:


We look forward to seeing you.

Posted: Tue, 08 Sep 2020 12:04 by Kim Loader

Tags: Event, Neighbourhood Plan, Planning, community

Hemingford Grey Neighbourhood Plan - Latest Updates

Hemingford Grey Neighbourhood Plan - Latest Updates

The latest updates to the Hemingford Grey Neighbourhood Plan are now available to view by going to the Neighbourhood Plan page on the Parish website (Planning/Neighbourhood Plan).

This includes three documents; Policy Context, Demographic and Socio-Economic Review and a summary of progress in the August Update.

Posted: Tue, 01 Sep 2020 17:56 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, Neighbourhood Plan, community