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: Environment

New Budgens store now open

New Budgens store now open

The new Budgens store in Hemingford Grey officially opened it's doors last Saturday. The store will be open from 7am - 9pm Monday to Saturday and from 8am - 8pm on Sundays. The Post Office opening times are 7.30am - 7pm Monday to Friday, 8am - 7pm Saturday and 8.30am - 4pm on Sunday.

Parking

Increased use of the store will inevitably also lead to an increase in traffic and parking. Some residents have... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 18:17 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, Highways, News

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

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 - 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

The British Horse Society

The British Horse Society

My name is Charlotte and I am the Access Field Officer for the British Horse Society covering the East Region.

On 1st January 2026, historical routes in England that aren't properly recorded will be lost to the public forever. We are undertaking work to record legal rights, and to preserve and reinstate routes before it's too late and we are currently looking to recruit Historical Research Volunteers... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 11 Jul 2020 14:35 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, News

Natural Cambridgeshire Survey

Natural Cambridgeshire Survey

Natural Cambridgeshire has put together a simple and quick survey to gather evidence about how people used natural open space, parks and the countryside during lockdown, We are interested in whether people's attitudes to the natural world have changed and what more needs to be done now to encourage more people to enjoy and value the natural world. Please take 3-5 minutes to fill it in!

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/NaturalCambridgeshire... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 10:09 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, Nature, News

Important Changes to Bluntisham Recycling Centre Use

Important Changes to Bluntisham Recycling Centre Use

As from Monday 22nd June you will only be able to visit Bluntisham (along with Alconbury and Thriplow) household recycling centres if you have pre-booked a slot. These sites are provided for use by Cambridgeshire residents only so all users should also be prepared to show proof of address on arrival.

Information on the booking system is on the waste pages of the CCC website here:

https://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/residents/waste-and-recycling/household-recycling-centres... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Jun 2020 07:05 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, News

Play Areas & Equipment Remain Closed

Play Areas & Equipment Remain Closed

Unfortunately, due to Government order, the play areas and equipment must remain closed until further notice. The Parish Council understand that this is disappointing but it must comply with the order. As soon as Government advice changes the Parish Council will review the situation.

For further information please contact the Parish Clerk, Tel. 01954 210241 or parish.clerk@hemingfordgreyparishcoiuncil.gov.uk... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Jun 2020 06:42 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, Health, News

30 Days Wild!

30 Days Wild!

Love Nature? Love a Challenge? Then let's all Go Wild in June with

30 days Wild!

Join the Wildlife Trusts annual nature challenge with
The Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, and Northamptonshire

This June, join thousands of people taking part in the Wildlife Trusts annual nature challenge, 30 Days Wild! The Trust want you to do one wild thing a day throughout the whole month: for your health,... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 31 May 2020 09:47 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, Event, News