Hemingford Grey Parish Council

Proud to serve the people of Hemingford Grey

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

Tags: Environment

Avian Influenza confirmed in Wild Bird Population in Huntingdonshire

Avian Influenza confirmed in Wild Bird Population in Huntingdonshire

Huntingdonshire District Council have been notified by Animal and Plant Health Agency of confirmed avian influenza in the wild bird population in Huntingdonshire, and as you all have links to our valued river, we felt you should know. There is a very low risk to public health. However, official advice is not to touch anything if you find dead or injured wild birds - if you do make contact, wash your... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 13 Aug 2022 11:51 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, Incident, Nature, News

Hemingford Grey Parish Council Arboricultural Report 2022

Hemingford Grey Parish Council Arboricultural Report 2022

The Hemingford Grey Parish Council Arboricultural Report 2022 is now available to view in About The Council/Documents or by clicking on the link below.

Posted: Thu, 04 Aug 2022 12:25 by Kim Loader

Tags: Council, Environment, News

Temporary Closure of Footpath No. 4

Temporary Closure of Footpath No. 4

CAMBRIDGESHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL Footpath 4, Hemingford Grey (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF USE)

ORDER 2022/685

NOTICE is given that Cambridgeshire County Council has made an Order pursuant to the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as amended by the Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Act 1991, the effect of which is to stop any pedestrian from proceeding along Footpath 4, Hemingford Grey as lies between Braggs... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Aug 2022 13:08 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, Event, Highways, News

The Wild Lives Collective

The Wild Lives Collective

"Its amazing what you can find, when you get a bunch of folks together to do some wildlife monitoring. On Sunday the Wild Lives Collective - Hemingford Grey, carried out a wildflower survey on the Yes Development, to see what species have popped up in the unmown areas around the houses. And what a list we generated... Poppies, Rough Chervil, White clover, Cut-leaved geranium, Chamomile, Teasel, Ragwort,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Jun 2022 12:40 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, Event, News

No Mow May!

No Mow May!

Grow it, Don't Mow it!

Please leave your lawn uncut during May and provide a vital source of nectar for bees and other insects.

Posted: Tue, 03 May 2022 12:40 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, Nature, News, community

Community Wildflower Planting

Community Wildflower Planting

Reshape your Green Space:

Community Wildflower Planting

Sunday 10th April 2022 11.00am - 1.00pm

Come and give us a hand at Vicarage Fields and Daintree Green...then join us for a well-earned tea or coffee at the Grey House Cafe, courtesy of HGPC.

All the wildflower plants have been grown by local residents.

For more details please contact anne.meredith@hemingfordgreyparishcouncil.gov.uk

Posted: Tue, 05 Apr 2022 12:29 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, Event, News, community

Community Litter Pick - Saturday 9th April 2022

Community Litter Pick - Saturday 9th April 2022

Community Litter Pick

Saturday 9 April 2022

10am – 12pm

Meet at Daintree Green or
Yes Development (play-area)

Can you spare a couple of hours to help clean up your parish?

Hi-vis vests, gloves, litter pickers and rubbish bags provided. Following the litter pick all volunteers are welcome at the Grey House Cafe, 36b Marsh Lane, for a well earned cup of tea or coffee courtesy of HGPC.

Contact:
Janice Flint... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 19 Mar 2022 09:48 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, Event, News, community

The Valley - Great Ouse Valley Trust Newsletter FEB 2022

The Valley - Great Ouse Valley Trust Newsletter FEB 2022

The Great Ouse Valley Trust (GOVT) is a charity with the objective 'To promote for public benefit the conservation, restoration, and enjoyment of the landscape, wildlife and heritage of the Great Ouse Valley and environs in the county of Cambridgeshire.'

The area is nationally recognised and valued for its wildlife, leisure, natural and heritage attractions which contribute to the county's natural green... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 27 Feb 2022 17:38 by Kim Loader

Tags: Charity, Environment, Newsletter, community

High Street Sewer Repairs - Latest Update 18/02/2022

High Street Sewer Repairs - Latest Update 18/02/2022

Anglian Water has confirmed that the last liner went into the sewer today (Friday). The team are changing 3 manhole covers and expect to remove all traffic management tomorrow (Saturday).

"Thank you very much for being so patient with us and please extend my sincere gratitude to your friends and neighbours in Hemingford Grey on behalf of Anglian Water".

Rose Shisler
Stakeholder Engagement Programme Lead... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 Feb 2022 19:49 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, Highways, News

Call for Volunteers - Environment Agency Waterways Scheme

Call for Volunteers - Environment Agency Waterways Scheme

This year, the Environment Agency is looking to increase the number of volunteers and lock sites they operate at. This includes the Godmanchester and Eaton Socon locks.

Volunteers assist boaters to use the locks and perform other varied tasks relating to the waterways. Volunteering with the Anglian Waterways Volunteers is a great way to meet new people, learn new skills and contribute towards making... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 Feb 2022 09:50 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, News, community