From my sitting room window I can see that the birds are starting to pair up and a blackbird was collecting nesting material- sadly it disappeared into a neighbour's garden. A pair of blue tits has investigated our bird box.
So that reminded me of the 27 bird boxes that the Parish Council arranged to put up in the parish. We have had a couple of reports of birds visiting some of the boxes. For example... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 22 Mar 2020 07:49 by Kim Loader
Hemingford Grey resident, Dr John Walshe, will be celebrating his 100th birthday on 24th April. He was born in Kensington, London, to Sir Francis Walshe who was an internationally distinguished neurologist, and followed in his father's footsteps with a distinguished medical career of his own. To mark this event, Esther Harrod recently talked to John about his lifetime's work and family background with... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 08 Mar 2020 10:07 by Kim Loader
This video, filmed by by John Jenkin at the time, is a record of how flooding in 1998 affected Hemingford Grey and the surrounding area. The new flood defences were completed in 2007 at a cost of £9.3 million. You can find the video on our Features page or use this link to You Tube: https://youtu.be/yv3CggGmdHo
Posted: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 12:12 by Kim Loader
The Parish Council has been in touch with the A14 Integrated Delivery Team with regard to the poor signage for West bound traffic to St Ives at Swavesey/Cambridge Services. The full reply from the A14IDT can be viewed by clicking on the PDF document below, which you may or may not find helpful. This and further information regarding the A14 upgrade can be found in the Features section on the Parish... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 17 Dec 2019 10:12 by Kim Loader
The attached A14 Newsletter outlines important updates in relation to the A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon Improvement Scheme, concerning this weekend (7/8th Dec) and next weekend (14/15th Dec). You may view a copy of the new road layout, as it will be from Monday (9th), at the Village Stores and the Garden Room (which also has photocopy facilities), High Street.
To contact your A14 sections stakeholder... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 06 Dec 2019 10:52 by Kim Loader