CCC has ongoing funding from the Department for Education to enable families, who receive free school meals due to the benefits they receive, to book free places at a local holiday scheme this Christmas. An eligible child will be entitled to up to 16 hours for free at a participating holiday scheme. A nutritious meal is also provided as part of the programme and children and young people will have... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 10 Dec 2021 10:51 by Kim Loader
Huntingdon District Council are supporting East Anglia's Children's Hospice again this year who will be collecting real Christmas trees for recycling on Saturday 15th January 2022.
To check availability and book your slot visit just-helping.org.uk/register-tree
Donations received from the Christmas tree collection provide vital funds for your hospice and other local charities.
Collections are available... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 30 Nov 2021 16:35 by Kim Loader
During the Christmas and New Year period waste collection days will change which can be seen in the table below (click on PDF document link). Unfortunately there are four weeks of disruptions which start the week before Christmas.
Residents can also download a collection calendar from www.huntingdonshire.gov.uk/bins
The household recycling centres will close at 1pm on Christmas Eve and will be closed... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 30 Nov 2021 16:33 by Kim Loader
FREE PLACES FOR CHILDREN AT CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY SCHEMES IN CAMBRIDGESHIRE
CCC has ongoing funding from the Department for Education to enable families, who receive free school meals due to the benefits they receive, to book free places at a local holiday scheme this Christmas. An eligible child will be entitled to up to 16 hours for free at a participating holiday scheme. A nutritious meal is also provided... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 09 Nov 2021 17:08 by Kim Loader
Hemingford Grey Village Snowman Trail starts Saturday 12th December from 12 Noon.
Follow the map and find the snowmen - they could be hanging from trees, in gardens, in windows, by garden gates, some maybe big, some maybe small, but they have all been made with love and fun...ENJOY!
A map of the locations and a list of street names and numbers are available by clicking on the PDF links below or by visiting... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 10:02 by Kim Loader
Hemingford Grey Village Snowman Trail
Starts 12th December
Follow the map and see how many snowmen you can spot……???
Maps will be available on Facebook pages such as The Hemingford Community and Parish Council pages and website. Hard copies will be placed around the village for you to photograph and use as a guide.
If you would like to join in making a snowman, please do, it's not too late,... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 05 Dec 2020 10:26 by Kim Loader
Some of you may have heard of Doorstep Carols. We are being encouraged to join in singing carols on Weds 16th December at 6pm. BBC Radio Cambridge will be broadcasting the carols.
We usually gather in Vicarage Fields to sing carols around the tree there but not so this year.
So please can we all advertise the event to our neighbours and friends (there is a website with invitations, song sheets... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 12:43 by Kim Loader
1st Hemingford Beavers, Cubs and Scouts would like to deliver your Christmas cards for only 25p per card!
This is an opportunity for the children to perform a duty to their community, whilst at the same time raising funds for their local group.
Bring your Cards to:
Hemingford Grey Reading Room
Sunday, 15th December, 9:30 to 1pm
where you can drop off your cards, complete with names and street address, and... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 27 Nov 2019 11:30 by Kim Loader
Collection point is at the Reading Room, Saturday 15th December 9.00am - 1.00pm (if not convenient please take your post and payment to 6 Green Close, H.Grey tel: 01480 464266).
Delivery to Hemingford Grey & Abbots inc. victoria terrace, hemingford road, elizabeth court, mayfield, greenfields, limes park, limes court, the brambles, london road & the 'yes' development.
Cards will be delivered... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 14 Dec 2018 12:48 by Kim Loader
Advice from the Police on How to Have a Crime-Free Christmas.
The police are working hard over Christmas to keep you and your family safe, but there are steps you can take to help them.
When you're out shopping
- Stay alert and be aware of what's going on around you, especially in busy shops and crowded streets where thieves and pickpockets may well be operating.
- Keep valuables in inside pockets of clothing... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 14 Dec 2018 11:51 by Kim Loader