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...

Parish Council precept setting meeting

The next parish council meeting will be at 1930 on Monday, 16 Feb 14 in the Pavilion at the Rec.

It’s an interesting meeting because it's the one at which the precept will be set (item 14/122.6).

Parish meetings are open to the public and there is a slot for members of the public to  Read More...

Details of proposed work at St Andrew’s Centre

You may have seen signs up warning of works at the School Hill and Windmill Hill junction, outside the new St Andrew's Centre. Letters are about to go out to residents describing the proposed works, but the warning signs have beaten us to it. The changes have the aims of: - improving facilities for pedestrians moving around the area, including crossing to  Read More...

King’s Meadow consultation

The community of King's Meadow is for historic reasons a part of the Parish of Impington and therefore falls within Histon & Impington Parish Council's remit for local Government purposes. It is separated from the rest of Histon & Impington by the A14 and by Orchard Park; it has more in common with neighbouring communities in the City. Circle 33  Read More...

Friends of Histon Library

It's proposed to establish a Friends of Histon Library group. This group will: • contribute to plans for development of the library within the community; • promote the Library with social events; • provide a forum for views about the library to be expressed; and • raise funds for the library A first meeting to explore options will take place on Tuesday, 24 Feb  Read More...

THE FLAMING JUNE HALF MARATHON; SUNDAY 7 JUNE; ALL SET FOR A WET JUNE HALF MARATHON!

After a successful first year the Flaming June Half Marathon returns on the first Sunday in June being 7th June. In 2014 more than 650 runners enjoyed running through South Cambridgeshire rolling countryside in the multi terrain half marathon in glorious sunny weather. The event organised by Friends of Histon & Impington Recreation follows a 13.1 mile route from the start  Read More...

Recreation Ground perimeter fencing

Over the late Autumn period new perimeter fencing was erected around much of the Recreation Ground and this work was completed at the end of November. There were a number of reasons for the work; - the existing fencing along Fieldstead Road was in a poor state of repair and needed replacing - many of the football pitches on the Rec are  Read More...