HICovid19 digest (3 Dec 21)

It seems to have been a long time since we published our last Covid digest but it was only a little over 3 months ago. At that time we were bemoaning a high 7-day number of new infections, 40-50 were being recorded in August, and our infection rate was 364 per one hundred thousand. The 7-day number is now  Read More...

Bus fare changes for January 2022

We have received the attached information regarding new tickets and fare zones for Stagecoach that will come into affect from January 2022. The changes mean that most people should pay the same or less for their tickets.   EAST Guide to Tickets Jan 2022  Read More...

Village Green Christmas Lights

You may notice a small change to this years Christmas light display on the Village Green. Unfortunately, the existing mulitiude of little lights in the big tree near the Play Area failed their final safety check just before the switch on. We think the squirrels have nibbled the wiring over time. We will be replacing these lights with uplighters for  Read More...

Storm Arwen

Storm Arwen has been named and is forecast to bring a period of very strong winds and cold weather to the UK this weekend. The strong winds may cause some tree damage in the villages, please be aware of possible dangers walking beside wooded areas when it is windy. There maybe a risk of  Read More...

Launch of Consultation – Proposed New Homes and Community Park in Impington

Flagship Homes is launching a public consultation ahead of submitting an outline planning application for a development on land off Milton Road, Impington. The proposals are for 50 new homes, 25 of which will be affordable, and a 4.8ha Community Park Upcoming Events: Webinar -  Monday 8th November 6pm - 7pm details how to sign up can be found at Read More...

Footbridge across the Brook Open

The footbridge across the Brook, near the play area, is now reopen after some temporary repairs. It will be repaired further at some point, we will advise when we are informed that this will happen. Again, apologies for any inconvenience caused.  Read More...

Highlights from September & October Full Council

September Full Council meeting was held on Monday 20th September, highlights from the meeting include:

- Council co-opted Kim Powell, leaving 1 vacancy - Agreement to enter into a lease for the former Infant School Playing Field for community use - Purchase of addtional looms and bulbs for the Village Green Christmas light display - Funding of Age UK Village Warden and Friends  Read More...

Public Engagement on Region’s Transport Future Set to Launch

We have received the following from Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority: People in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough are being encouraged to have their say on the region’s transport future. The Combined Authority is refreshing the Local Transport and Connectivity Plan (LTCP) – the strategy for making transport in the region better. An initial public engagement on the developing Local Transport and Connectivity  Read More...

Cambridgeshire to become Enhanced Response Area for tackling COVID-19

Rising rates in older people coupled with building pressures on local health and education services led to the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Councils, who are both responsible for public health, to ask Government to grant the whole area ‘enhanced response area’ status for at least five weeks from Monday November 1 - to bring down infection rates which are currently  Read More...

Tree work at the Recreation Ground, Thursday 28th October 2021

Please be aware that contractors will be undertaking work on some of the trees at the Recreation Ground today, including those near the outdoor gym and the play area.. There may be restricted access to areas as they work their way around the site. Thank you for your patience.  Read More...