Building Work Traffic – Wednesday 21st February

There will be increased traffic heading in and out of the Junior School tomorrow -  Wednesday 21st February.  This will occur outside of school drop off and collection times, no disruption is expected to the school day. This will mean that during the day there will be an impact on the surrounding roads as some trucks may wait off site  Read More...

January Full Council

Full Council was held on Monday 15 January, with 2 members of the public present for the Public Participation raising issues regarding the Guided Bus service.  For draft minutes look here.   Items of note: Precept Request Council agreed the recommendation from Finance Committee to request the sum of £348,101 from South Cambs District Council for the coming year.  This represents  Read More...

Maintenance Works at The Green

Thursday 15th February our contractors will be on The Green carrying out the annual clearance of margin planting alongside the Brook. This is necessary for the health of the plants and they will soon spring back up with healthy growth to do their job for biodiversity and visitor safety.  Read More...

Village of The Year 2017 – The last 19!

You may have heard the exciting news that, from several hundred applicants, our villages Histon & Impington have made it through to the last 19 of the nationwide competition on Channel 4 and will feature in the third semi-final showing at 8pm on Saturday 3rd February! Well done to the 3 main participants yesterday, The Community Orchard’s Dan Mace, Sue  Read More...

Histon & Impington Village Society Spring/Summer Programme

Meetings usually take place at 7.30pm on the last Tuesday of the month, in term time, at Impington Village College, in the Brackenbury Room, followed by refreshments. Membership is £12 per annum and visitors are welcome at £3 per person, per meeting. Visitors to the AGM are free Spring/Summer Programme 2018 Tuesday 30th January - AGM - Pavilion at IVC Tuesday 27th February  Read More...

Histon & Impington Mental Wellbeing Project

As the Histon & Impington Mental Wellbeing Project moves into its second year we are looking to update the initiative for 2018 and to reshape the focus of the project learning from the experiences of 2017 and to recruit a new Histon & Impington Mental Wellbeing Co- ordinator There were many the positives in 2017 including:

Storm Fionn

We have received the following advice from UK Power Network: You will have seen that a severe weather is again forecast for our region today. As part of our preparation plans, UK Power Networks has organised for additional staff in our contact centre to help customers whose electricity supply might be affected by the predicted weather, and we have called up  Read More...

Watch out for us on Channel 4!

You will remember that Histon & Impington has been entered into the Channel 4 Village of The Year competition, and we had an exciting few days of filming back in the summer.  Reef Television, the producers of the programme have let us have the programme for transmission – as below.   Our villages will feature on the 1st February 3pm  Read More...

Christmas Tree Chipping – Saturday 6th January

As advertised in the HISIMP News Tates Treework will be offering a free Christmas Tree chipping service tomorrow, Saturday 6th January. Any trees should be left by 2pm latest either on The Green (by the pump) or on the island at The Crescent/Villa Road.  Please make sure all decorations have been removed. The chippings will be used as mulch for new  Read More...

Storm Eleanor – Advice from UK Power Network

We have received the following advice from UK Power Network: You may have seen that bad weather is on the way and we are likely to see high winds in some areas this evening through to tomorrow morning. Our electricity network is built to be resilient but extreme weather can damage overhead power lines resulting in some customers losing their electricity  Read More...