Crossing news from the Junior School

The Junior School has advised parents and children to use the new crossing point: "Please remember NOT to cross outside the Co-op with your child as this is not a safe crossing point. Please remember to cross the road where the new crossing will be. It is a safe point with good sight lines in both directions for both motorists  Read More...

The gates are open! Homefield Park this afternoon

The sun shone, the crowds turned up and the Boot provided plenty to eat and drink. It was a great afternoon and Caroline Chivers graciously cut the ribbon to make the Homefield Park gates officially 'open'. Lots of work went into the event. Alison Turnbull did most of the orchestration and Pene Nudds and the Enviro Volunteers made sure that  Read More...

Update from the new police sergeant

Please allow me to introduce myself. I am Police Sergeant Mark Rabel based at Histon Station and have responsibility for the Histon Panel area – which embraces your village. I’ve been in post now for about 3 months. For your information I live in this area and have three kids – the two youngest attend local schools. What happens  Read More...

Full council meeting this week

It was a full agenda at the parish council meeting this week. In addition to two significant motions there was also a presentation from Histon FC and there were a number of questions from members of the public. Motion number 1 related to an investment in new railings for Homefield Park along the B1049. The current fencing is in a bad  Read More...

Yellow weather warning

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for the East Of England: 'Heavy showers and thunderstorms are likely to continue northwards on Friday morning - the risk then continuing through the rest of the day. Many places will miss these but the public should be aware of the potential for isolated disruption due to surface water flooding, lightning  Read More...

Station Road Emergency Road Closure

We are advised there is an emergency road closure today on Station Road Impington, opposite The Firs Surgery, for gas works.  Diversions are in place but best to avoid the area if possible for the time being.  Read More...

No school crossing patrol on The Green

The Junior School has announced that there will be no school crossing patrol for the foreseeable future due to illness;  as a well known public servant for some years we wish him a speedy recovery. Obviously the area of The Green is already difficult at the moment with the roadworks, so we would ask everyone - parents, carers as well as  Read More...

New gates at Homefield Park

The fabulous new gates to Homefield Park in Impington are being officially unveiled on Saturday 27th September between 2 and 4pm by Caroline Chivers. There will be a picnic in the park with music being provided by Histon Junior School Choir and a band from Impington Village College. The Boot public house is providing a bar and barbeque.  Read More...

Parish Council meeting: Monday, 15 Sep 14

The next Parish Council meeting will be at 7.30 p.m. on Monday 15 September in the Recreation Ground Community Room.  Click here for the agenda Guest Speaker for the meeting is John Hall from Histon FC. The club has been through some tough times recently and it'll be interesting to hear about its plans for the future. There's also a proposal on the  Read More...

Cambridgeshire Cycle Challenge 2014

The Cambridgeshire Cycle Challenge 2014 will run from Monday 15th September to Sunday 12th October. It is being run for Travel for Cambridgeshire (TfC) and Cambridgeshire County Council by PleaseCycle and local company Outspoken Cycles. It's objective is to encourage companies to get more of its employees cycling. Click here for more information and to sign up.  Read More...