Histon library secure

The good news is that the lease has been renewed for Histon library. The new lease is for 10 years with a 5 year rent review. That's great news. And as far as I know there is no bad news. The Friends of Histon Library group has now been set up and is starting to develop ideas.  Read More...

Bishop’s site: the Inspector delivers

It's easy to be cynical about what happens in central government and for it to make decisions which don't appear to reflect the wishes and best interests of local people. And so when we knew that the refusal by South Cambs to allow the Mitre proposal for the Bishop's site development to go forward was 'going to appeal' and  Read More...

IVC Lunchtime Drop In

We have just received the following from our dedicated Youth Worker: I’ve just completed an extra Drop-in at IVC today (I usually just go every Monday). I was helping to sell tickets for the cinema screening of Hungergames Mockingjay Part 1 which will take place after school tomorrow. On top of this I was asking year 10s and 11s if they  Read More...

Yesteryear Road Run 2015

This popular event is returning for 2015 on Sunday 19 April, with a stop planned for Histon Green. A Road Closure has been applied for by the Yesteryear team and agreed between approximately 2.30pm and 4pm. The marshalling has been modified this year so that the parade will arrive in 3 separate groups, in an attempt to ease the  Read More...

Full Council 16 March 2015

The monthly meeting will be held on Monday 16 March at the Recreation Ground Centre, with refreshments available from 7pm. The meeting will commence at 7.30pm and we have an interesting presentation planned at the start of the meeting from Margaret Roberts who is a Dementia Friend and hopes to become a Dementia Champion for Histon and Impington. Margaret  Read More...

Parish Council’s summary statement to A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon Improvement Scheme

Histon & Impington Parish Council is submitting the following as a summary of its concerns to the Planning Inspectorate to register as an interested party. Residents and other parties are welcome to use all or part of our statement for submission to register for themselves. The deadline to register is tomorrow (Thursday 12th March 11:59pm) and can be done here: Read More...

The Circus is Coming!

We are excited to announce that Pinders Circus is coming to Homefield Park again in March and will be performing on: Thursday 19 March : 6pm Friday 20 March: 4:30pm and 7pm Saturday 21 March: 2pm and 5pm Sunday 22 March: 2pm They are presenting a new human production circus show for 2015 and tell us that Histon and Impington is one of their  Read More...

Tree Planting at Histon & Impington Community Orchard

We have received the following information from HICOP: Tree planting at the Community Orchard,  Saturday 28 February, 10am. Come one, come all - we have 23 trees to plant so all help greatly appreciated! This is the final round of tree planting for the orchard, so the last opportunity to one day stand in front of a magnificent community orchard and be  Read More...

Lecture Day: The Legacy of Walter Gropius

We have received the following from Impington Village College: Saturday 25 April, 10am – 4pm, Impington Village College This special lecture day will take place in the Grade 1 Listed Building at Impington Village College – the only public commission in the UK by Gropius. Walter Gropius (1883 –1969), Architect and founder of The Bauhaus School, is widely regarded as one of the pioneering masters of modern architecture.   Read More...

Proposed Water Main Renewal – Milton Road, Impington

We have received the following information: Cambridge Water Company are planning to renew the old water main in Milton Road. Work is due to begin in March and is likely to take 5 weeks to complete. Their partnering contractor, Integrated Water Services, will undertake the works on behalf of Cambridge Water. You may already be aware of trial holes being taken  Read More...