"Due to an issue with the sewer pipe in Hemingford High Street we are currently using tankers to ensure that customers can continue to use their facilities as normal. From tomorrow (Saturday) we will be installing overpumps which will remain in place while we complete this emergency work. Due to the nature of the work the road will be closed for approximately one week. We would like to thank everyone... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 15 Jan 2022 12:02 by Kim Loader
Anglian Water have begun carrying out repairs to the sewer under the High Street adjacent to Budgens and the road is likely to be closed for the duration
Work is expected to last for at least a week but may take longer depending on what is involved.
An update will be available as soon as Anglian Water provide more details.
Posted: Fri, 14 Jan 2022 15:13 by Kim Loader
The Rideaway, Hemingford Abbots
3rd - 6th September
Full Road Closure with Diversion Routes in Operation
For more details nearer the time, use our Road and Traffic Quick Link for Cambridgeshire.
Posted: Fri, 20 Aug 2021 09:15 by Kim Loader
Following concerns raised around safety for pedestrians and cyclists, Fenstanton and Hemingford Grey Parish Councils are working closely with residents in the London Road area.
We are reviewing possible options on traffic calming and speed reduction along London Road, with a view to lobbying/ applying for Local Highway Initiative (LHI) grants from Cambridgeshire County Council. A key component of any... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 11:06 by Kim Loader
The High Street is now fully reopen to traffic.
Thanks to CCC Highways for filing what was apparently quite a large void under the middle of the road. There was no obvious immediate cause for the void - there were no exposed pipes in the hole or any surface or sewage water.
However the opportunity was taken to jet the surface water drain past the site and the connections to the road gullies - especially... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 19 Jul 2021 19:40 by Kim Loader
Due to the appearance of a hole in the middle of the road the police have closed the High Street adjacent to Budgens. - pedestrians and cyclists can still use the pavements.
The hole is not very large - yet! It has all the signs of being hollow over a much larger area. The police - and others - have alerted CCC Highways.
We do not currently have any indication as to when the road will reopen.
Posted: Sun, 18 Jul 2021 12:55 by Kim Loader
There will be roadworks at the junction of Vine Close and Hemingford Rd (UK Power Networks) from 15th - 19th July (5 days across the weekend).There will be multi-way traffic lights and a temporary footpath while work takes place. For up to information on the status of Highways in the local area use the Quick Link to go to Road and Traffic Information for Cambridgeshire .
Posted: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 11:51 by Kim Loader
The Parish Council are pleased to announce they were successful in their Local Highways Initiative bid and have secured funding from Cambridgeshire County Council to establish a 20mph zone in the village centre, which will include the primary school.
Posted: Thu, 08 Jul 2021 11:20 by Kim Loader
People eager for long-awaited improvements to the roads around St Ives have the chance to vote on their favourite scheme when the new Cambridgeshire & Peterborough mayor reveals the options for the first time on Monday(14th June).
The Combined Authority has set up a dedicated website mapping out a range of potential improvement schemes for residents and road users to consider and comment on.
In a... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 15 Jun 2021 08:17 by Kim Loader
Please be aware of a fallen tree along Marsh Lane, on the left hand side, on the bend near the gate entering the village, which is causing a partial obstruction and may cause traffic to swerve out to avoid. It has been reported and will hopefully be cleared soon.
Posted: Sat, 30 Jan 2021 18:36 by Kim Loader