Five Arch Bridge - There will be an emergency road closure on the B1040, Potton Road, Hilton. The piled retaining wall is due to be replaced on the 8th June and the closure will be in place for two weeks between 09:30 and 15:30, Monday-Friday. The road will be open, and traffic lights in place out of these hours. Due to the length of time ordering materials, as well as the workforce being stood down... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 29 May 2020 10:08 by Kim Loader
Rideaway, Hemingford Abbots, will be closed from 09th May to 08th June for bridge maintenance, concrete repair, design of CRCP sheets for managed beams on soffit and associated works.
Posted: Mon, 04 May 2020 09:24 by Kim Loader
Braggs Lane will be closed all day on Tuesday 24th March.
Posted: Sat, 21 Mar 2020 07:07 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
Unfortunately the new speed sign has had to be temporarily removed from Hemingford Rd. This is because the internal wiring was damaged when it was connected to the mains power supply earlier this month. The sign is being returned to the supplier for repair and will be returned as soon as possible.
We specified the mains facility in order to avoid having to replace the battery every week or so (requiring... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 25 Nov 2019 12:13 by Kim Loader
The speed indicator sign outside Geaves Farm on Hemingford Road was put up over a week ago. It flashes a warning if a driver exceeds the 30mph speed limit and should also count the number of cars passing and the speed at which they are travelling. After seven days (of half term) it appears to show a number of vehicles travelling at over 50 mph and a lot more exceeding 40 mph. We are awaiting more advice... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 28 Oct 2019 12:19 by Kim Loader
Traffic is apparently very heavy at the moment on both the A14 and A10 and is at a standstill in places; particularly bad around Cambridge. Expect long delays.
Posted: Tue, 17 Sep 2019 11:58 by Kim Loader
Church Lane will be closed for 3 days from 4-6th March for the connection of essential utilities. A list of all upcoming scheduled roadworks can be found in the document attached to this News item.
Posted: Thu, 28 Feb 2019 17:21 by Kim Loader
One of the reasons that we still have problems with vehicles of all sizes using Braggs Lane and the High Street is because Google Maps (and probably other Sat Navs) still show this as the 'through route' (shown on Google Map example here). If you ask Google Maps for a route from, say, the Pavilion to St Ives - or vice versa - you will be directed along Braggs Lane and the High Street and not along... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 30 Nov 2018 10:11 by Kim Loader