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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted: Mon, 14 Sep 2020 11:11 by Kim Loader
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
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