Beginning tonight, Monday 9th January, work to improve the biodiversity at 12 sites along the A1307 will be carried out between Spittals Interchange and Fenstanton. The sites are currently in a poor condition and require improvement to help them thrive. This will include rotovating the sites and planting new greenery to mature and grow over the coming months.
It is planned to complete the work overnight... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 09 Jan 2023 18:10 by Kim Loader
The following roads will be subject to closure and diversion at various times between February 2023 and July 2024:
B1040 St Ives Road, Hilton
B1040 Potton Road, Hemingford Grey
B645 Hail Weston Road, Great Staughton
Drivers using these routes are advised to check the timetable of works nearer the time for details by using this link Road and Traffic Information for Cambridgeshire which can also be found... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 29 Nov 2022 11:54 by Kim Loader
From Highways England:
We were unable to start work as planned on Monday 28 February. We now plan to complete this work over 3 weeks between Monday 14 March and Wednesday 30 March. We will work between 8pm and 6am on weeknights only, weather conditions permitting.
Closures and diversions
To carry out the work safely, we will need to close the A428 and divert traffic as detailed below:
Full closure westbound... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 08 Mar 2022 16:52 by Kim Loader
From Highways England
Essential drainage surveys on the A428 between Caxton Gibbet Roundabout the A14 Clover Leaf (junction 31).
We plan to complete this work over 3 weeks between Monday 28 February and Wednesday 16 March. We will work between 8pm and 6am on weeknights only, weather conditions permitting.
Closures and diversions
To carry out the work safely, we will need to close the A428 overnight and... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 01 Mar 2022 09:08 by Kim Loader
There is important roadworks information regarding lighting renewal being carried out at the Junction 24 slip roads between Monday 14th February and Friday 22nd April and will entail traffic diversions.
Please click on the PDF link below for the full details
Posted: Mon, 14 Feb 2022 00:56 by Kim Loader
Employees can win a £50 Amazon voucher if they take part in Cambridgeshire County Council’s annual travel to work survey
The survey helps Smart Journeys (a project co-led by the council which supports the delivery of sustainable travel) understand how residents across the county are travelling to work and how many days they are now working from home in a post-pandemic environment.
The survey asks employees travelling in and around Cambridgeshire how they travel to work during a typical one week period. The closing date... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 25 Oct 2021 17:20 by Kim Loader
Dews Coaches have announced that they will taking over the St Ives Market Day No 9 Bus service from Monday 16th August 2021 and operate it commercially.
They will be adding an extra journey to the service but will no longer receive a subsidy.
A timetable for the new service is available by clicking on the PDF link below or the DEWS logo in the left hand column.
Posted: Wed, 14 Jul 2021 18:36 by Kim Loader
Due to a major lorry fire and chemical spillage on London Road (opposite the Esso garage) yesterday evening the road is currently closed to allow for removal of the vehicle, hazardous spill and re-surfacing. Residents of Hemingford are asked to be patient and take extra care with regard to the increased diverted traffic. CCC are standing by to resurface the road as soon as the emergency services are... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 14:15 by Kim Loader
I have received four traffic alerts for the first week of December for Hemingford Grey and surrounding area:
Roadworks: There will be expected carriageway incursions to High Street, Old Pound Close and Weir Road.
Traffic Interruptions: New Road, Hemingford Abbots, diversion.
For a more comprehensive update of upcoming roadworks click on the link on our Home page for Road and Traffic Information for Cambridgeshire... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 11:24 by Kim Loader
The new A14 Huntingdon link road is now open and you can view the access route by clicking on the PDF file below. I also had occasion to use the route myself today and have extracted the dash cam footage so you can see what to expect beforehand if you wish. Journey time is approximately 4 minutes from the Abbots to the link turn off.
Posted: Tue, 03 Nov 2020 11:56 by Kim Loader