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

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Laptops for Children - Digital Drive Campaign activity update.

Laptops for Children - Digital Drive Campaign activity update.

To date, the partnership - between Cambridgeshire County Council, Peterborough City Council, Cambridge 2030, Library Services, Cambridgeshire Digital Partnership and the Cambridge Culture Foundation - has received the following donations:

Laptop donations: Total of 352 laptops donated to Cambridgeshire and Peterborough libraries and drop-in centres.

Financial donations: Total of £567,845. This... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Feb 2021 10:17 by Kim Loader

Tags: Education, News, community

Local Community Rapid Testing programme now in place.

Local Community Rapid Testing programme now in place.

The local Community Rapid Testing programme, using lateral flow tests (LFTs) has launched successfully over the past two weeks, and we are encouraging people aged 18+ who are key workers or are having to leave home to go to work, to access rapid tests at sites across the county. The final two sites opened this week, and they are in Huntingdon and Cambridge, meaning we now have a site in each of the... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 18 Feb 2021 09:58 by Kim Loader

Tags: News, community, health

Hemingford Grey Parish Council Newsletter February 2021

Hemingford Grey Parish Council Newsletter February 2021

The February 2021 edition of the Hemingford Grey Parish Council newsletter is now being delivered to homes and is also available to read on line. Just click on the PDF link below or visit the Newsletter Archive in the Features section.

Posted: Tue, 02 Feb 2021 11:53 by Kim Loader

Tags: News, Newsletter

Fallen Tree in Marsh Lane

Fallen Tree in Marsh Lane

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

Tags: Highways, News

Thorpe Pumping Station Update

Thorpe Pumping Station Update

The blocked suction pipe was cleared on Friday 22nd Jan and the tankers were stood down on that date although further visits may be necessary.

The maintenance team have also upgraded the impellers on the pump to be able to give the station a better flow rate. We are still experiencing a high flow into site from the other inline pumping stations on the network due to the levels of surface water in the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 29 Jan 2021 19:04 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, News

HEMINGFORD GREY PARISH COUNCIL VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR

HEMINGFORD GREY PARISH COUNCIL VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR

Notice is hereby given that a vacancy exists on the Parish Council
The Parish Council warmly invites all parishioners who would like to serve on the Parish Council to contact the Clerk and request an application form.
The Parish Council will fill the vacancies by cooption at a meeting. The Council meets on the 2nd Monday of every month except August. Any applications received in good time will be tabled... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 12:48 by Kim Loader

Tags: Council, News, Vacancy

Covid-19 Vaccination Programme

Covid-19 Vaccination Programme

Information regarding the COVID-19 vaccination programme and related health protocols can be found by clicking on the NHS COVID-19 Health Update (Edition 20) PDF link below or visiting our COVID-19 page.

Posted: Sat, 23 Jan 2021 10:48 by Kim Loader

Tags: News, health

Flood Risk Awareness - heavy rain expected over next 48 hours.

Flood Risk Awareness - heavy rain expected over next 48 hours.

Levels in our rivers and watercourses are still relatively high, the ground is saturated and a period of rain is expected in the area soon - there is currently an amber warning from the Met Office for rain and a yellow warning from the Environment Agency(EA) for flooding linked to the Great Ouse, its tributaries and network of drains.

Residents should take reasonable precautions now to keep their homes... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 11:42 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, Flooding, News

Thorpe Pumping Station - Blocked Pump

Thorpe Pumping Station - Blocked Pump

Councillor Waters has recieved an update from The Huntingdon Maintenance Team regarding The Thorpe pumping station. Anglian Water are currently making every effort at the Thorpe pumping station in order to clear enough surface water from the 'wet well' to get at the blocked suction pipe that has forced one of the pumps to stop working. At the moment, they are unable to overcome the additional flow... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 11:58 by Kim Loader

Tags: Environment, Flooding, News

Hemingford Grey Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group Meeting Tuesday 19th January 2021 7.00 pm.

Hemingford Grey Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group Meeting Tuesday 19th January 2021 7.00 pm.

The next HGNP Steering Group meeting is on Tuesday 19th January at 7.00 pm via Zoom Video. A link for the meeting can be found on the Neighbourhood Plan page under Planning (or email: robin.waters@hemingfordgreyparishcouncil.gov.uk) along with the agenda and accompanying reports including surveys conducted in the past year. The meeting is open to all residents and we look forward to seeing you there.... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 17 Jan 2021 10:37 by Kim Loader

Tags: Event, Neighbourhood Plan, News