Community Wildflower Planting
Reshape your Green Space:
Community Wildflower Planting
Sunday 10th April 2022 11.00am - 1.00pm
Come and give us a hand at Vicarage Fields and Daintree Green...then join us for a well-earned tea or coffee at the Grey House Cafe, courtesy of HGPC.
All the wildflower plants have been grown by local residents.
For more details please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted: Tue, 05 Apr 2022 12:29 by Kim Loader
New Picnic Bench for the Yes Estate
A new picnic bench (with wheelchair access) was delivered and installed on Tuesday 29th March at the Yes Estate, helped in place by Chris Ryall, our Hemingford Handyman.
A Jubilee plaque will be attached to the table at a later date.
Posted: Thu, 31 Mar 2022 10:26 by Kim Loader
Community Litter Pick - Saturday 9th April 2022
Community Litter Pick
Saturday 9 April 2022
10am – 12pm
Meet at Daintree Green or
Yes Development (play-area)
Can you spare a couple of hours to help clean up your parish?
Hi-vis vests, gloves, litter pickers and rubbish bags provided. Following the litter pick all volunteers are welcome at the Grey House Cafe, 36b Marsh Lane, for a well earned cup of tea or coffee courtesy of HGPC.
Janice Flint... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 19 Mar 2022 09:48 by Kim Loader
Anglian Water - additional community support
Anglian Water's specially-trained Extra Care support team can create personalised payment plans to help you budget, give you some breathing space if you need some extra time to pay, as well as guide you towards other help and benefits available.
With different tariff options, some customers could be eligible for a discount of up to 50% on their water charges, depending on their situation.
Anglian Water's... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 17 Mar 2022 08:20 by Kim Loader
How to use an AED - Training Video
The Automated External Defibrillator suppliers are no longer able to provide a face to face training session but have provided the following link to a professionally recorded full demonstration session (see below).
AEDs in the village are located at Hemingford Grey school and The Pavilion but they are now a familiar site in many key locations nationwide.
Knowing how to use one could help to save a life... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 14 Mar 2022 09:47 by Kim Loader
Call for Volunteers - Environment Agency Waterways Scheme
This year, the Environment Agency is looking to increase the number of volunteers and lock sites they operate at. This includes the Godmanchester and Eaton Socon locks.
Volunteers assist boaters to use the locks and perform other varied tasks relating to the waterways. Volunteering with the Anglian Waterways Volunteers is a great way to meet new people, learn new skills and contribute towards making... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 16 Feb 2022 09:50 by Kim Loader
Introducing the Anne Robson Helpline
The Anne Robson Trust is a pre-bereavement charity that passionately believes that "no one deserves to die alone". Liz Pryor, our founder and Chief Executive has recently been awarded the Member of the British Empire Medal (MBE) in the Queens 2022 New Year's Honour's list, for services to end-of-life care.
We work alongside NHS hospitals to train volunteers, who sit with patients in the last days and... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 15 Feb 2022 10:56 by Kim Loader
Call for Volunteers - Community Fruit Tree planting.
We are looking for volunteers for:
Community Fruit Tree planting
2pm, Saturday 12 February 2022
The Allotments, off Daintree Green
No experience necessary
We have 9 fruit trees to plant adjacent to the Allotments. Hopefully the trees will provide not only lots of free fruit but
will develop over the coming years to become
a lovely area for walking, relaxing, and enjoying the wildlife.
Tools will be provided... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 05 Feb 2022 11:27 by Kim Loader
Christmas Holiday Activities and Food Programme
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