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: Incident

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

!!! Storm Eunice - No Bin Collection Tomorrow (Friday)

!!! Storm Eunice - No Bin Collection Tomorrow (Friday)

STORM EUNICE: Our waste collection service will be suspended tomorrow (Friday 18th February) due to the weather forcast.

PLEASE DO NOT PUT YOUR BIN OUT FOR COLLECTION ON FRIDAY

We will be putting in place alternative collection arrangements so please check on websites and social media for updates.

Posted: Thu, 17 Feb 2022 16:33 by Kim Loader

Tags: Incident, News, Waste

High Street Sewer Repairs - Latest Update 04/02/22

High Street Sewer Repairs - Latest Update 04/02/22

Anglian Water have today provided the following update to sewer repairs in Hemingford Grey, Friday, 4th February 2022.

Happy Friday and another update from the team at Anglian Water:

I've had word from the team today who have confirmed what I suspected, that this is and continues to be a very dynamic site. We are delighted to have completed the 100m of relining which all went perfectly and will help... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 Feb 2022 17:04 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, Incident, News

High Street Sewer Repaires - Update from Anglian Water

High Street Sewer Repaires - Update from Anglian Water

Response to Enquiry from PC:

With regards to the work on site, we are still in Hemingford Grey, as you are probably aware. The reason for this is because having dug down on the pipe, the job is somewhat more complicated than originally assessed. The main reason for this is the high water table, which means we need to continuously de-water the excavation to keep it safe. With this de-watering, it means... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Jan 2022 17:32 by Kim Loader

Tags: Highways, Incident, News

High Street Sewer Repairs - Statement from Anglian Water

High Street Sewer Repairs - Statement from Anglian Water


"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

Tags: Highways, Incident, News

Sewer Repairs and Road Closure - High Street

Sewer Repairs and Road Closure - High Street

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

Tags: Highways, Incident, News

Closure of Play Areas at Daintree Green and Mitchell Close.

Closure of Play Areas at Daintree Green and Mitchell Close.

The play areas at Daintree Green and Mitchell Close are to remain closed until further notice due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Please do not use the play areas while restrictive measures are in place and avoid any play areas that have not yet been taped shut. The surrounding grass areas remain open for use subject to current advice regarding social distancing.

Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 17:24 by Kim Loader

Tags: Incident, News, health

Filbert's Walk

Filbert's Walk

Following storm Ciara there have been numerous incidents of falling trees obstructing roads and footpaths and other wind damage around the village, most of which now appears to have been cleared.

The tree blocking Filbert's Walk has been reported to CCC but has in the meantime been cleared for pedestrian use.

While the footpath to St James remains open, a very large tree has fallen and is now overhanging... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 Feb 2020 10:38 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, Incident, News