A Flood Alert has been issued by the Environment Agency.
Flood Alert in force: Lower River Great Ouse in Central Bedfordshire, Bedford Borough and Cambridgeshire.
Flooding is possible for: River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey Drain and Wadsbys Folly.
River levels are rising as a... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 16 Nov 2019 08:52 by Kim Loader
Can you spare a couple of hours for our Community Tree Planting and Litter Pick? Join us at Daintree Green or Yes Estate, Saturday 23rd November 2019, 10.00 am - 12 Noon.
Hi-vis vests, gloves litter pickers and black bags supplied. Following Tree Planting and Litter Pick, volunteers are welcome at the Garden Room Cafe, High Street, for a well earned tea or coffee, courtesy of the Parish Council.
To volunteer,... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 11:28 by Kim Loader
The Parish Council have now had rows of wooden bollards driven into the grass across all three vehicular entrances to Daintree Green to deter unauthorised access. There are locked rising bollards near the path from Daintree Way and the path from Stepping Stones. While it is true that determined vandals could cut bollards they would thereby be committing 'criminal damage' which enables the PC to have... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 13 Nov 2019 10:37 by Kim Loader
A 12-mile bypass to the south of Huntingdon in Cambridgeshire – part of the UK's biggest road upgrade – will open to traffic on Monday 9 December, Highways England announced recently.
The new bypass will run between Ellington and Swavesey and is part of a £1.5 billion project to upgrade 21 miles of the A14 between Cambridge and Huntingdon.
Last month, the Government announced that the... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 08 Nov 2019 11:12 by Kim Loader
Public to have say on Cambridgeshire and Peterborough radical bus reform
The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority is to launch a public survey on bus services as part of an ongoing radical reform of its bus network.
Kicking off on November 4th, there will be a six-week survey to canvas public views on Cambridgeshire and Peterborough bus services and how they can be improved.
The public will... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 08 Nov 2019 11:01 by Kim Loader
Saturday 16th - Sunday 17th November.
Open 10am to 4pm.
At Village Hall, High St, Hemingford Abbots, Huntingdon PE28 9AH
With Free Entry. Parking is available.
On sale are art cards.
Refreshments are available.
Posted: Mon, 04 Nov 2019 10:49 by Kim Loader
The speed indicator sign outside Geaves Farm on Hemingford Road was put up over a week ago. It flashes a warning if a driver exceeds the 30mph speed limit and should also count the number of cars passing and the speed at which they are travelling. After seven days (of half term) it appears to show a number of vehicles travelling at over 50 mph and a lot more exceeding 40 mph. We are awaiting more advice... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 28 Oct 2019 12:19 by Kim Loader
10th November 10.00am
Civic Service in Church
followed by an Act of Remembrance
at the Cemetery in Pound Road.
Followed by Refreshments at the Parish Centre.
Posted: Fri, 25 Oct 2019 11:31 by Kim Loader
Saturday November 2nd 2019
The Big Field site, London Road, St Ives, PE27 5ER
Gates open 5.00pm | Bonfire at 5.30pm | Spectacular Fireworks Display at 6.30pm
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We are delighted to announce that "Fireworks in Hemingford" is back with a bang for 2019 at the Big Field site on London Rd, St Ives, PE27 5ER and as before, the event will support many local... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 Oct 2019 11:51 by Kim Loader
Local residents are being encouraged to have their say on the future of local NHS services as part of The Big Conversation.
Funding for healthcare across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough is under pressure. More people are using NHS services locally, and resources are limited. At the moment, the local NHS is buying more than it can afford which means that some difficult decisions need to be made about... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 23 Oct 2019 11:38 by Kim Loader