Parish Council Surgery – Thursday 4th April

A few of our hard working Councillors will be on hand to answer your queries or take them away and come back with information.  Please do try and come along anytime between 6pm and 8pm in the Recreation Centre, Histon & Impington Recreation Ground.

  • Are you confused about who is responsible for what?
  • Do you have specific issues in  Read More...

From our tree warden

Please be aware of possible dangers walking beside wooded areas when its windy. There maybe a risk of falling dead wood and in extreme cases trees either fracturing or becoming uprooted after the severe winds yesterday. There are a number of trees near cycle paths and highways so please also be extra cautious when driving or cycling around the  Read More...

Work Notification – Station Road, Histon

Cambridgeshire Highways in conjunction with Histon & Impington Parish Council, will be making various improvements along Station Road (outside the Baptist Church) commencing Monday 11th March for roughly 10 days, Monday - Friday.  Access to properties will be maintained throughout the works. The improvements include:

  • Marking the bus stops on both sides of the road
  • Repairing sections of kerbing
  • Upgrading  Read More...

B1049 Carriageway Maintenance – Night Closure

We have received the following information from Cambridgeshire County Council: Cambridgeshire County Council and their appointed contractor Jackson Civils, will shortly be undertaking essential carriageway maintenance works on the B1049, Impington. The works will involve the full width resurfacing of approximately 500 linear metres The section of road shown on the attached map will be kept closed from 20:00 to  Read More...

Casual Vacancy

A vacancy has arisen on the Parish Council following the resignation of Josephine Teague. The Parish Council hope to fill this vacancy by co-option at the February meeting on 18th February 2019.  If you would be interested in being considered for this opportunity, please can you write or email by 11th February with your brief reasons for wishing to stand.   Read More...

Apprenticeship Opportunity at Histon & Impington Parish Council

The Parish Council is advertising for an Apprentice Office Administrator via Cambridge Regional College – contact Camilla on 01223 226322 at the College to learn more.  For applications, please see link: https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/-379757 The intermediate level apprenticeship post is for a 30 hour week, with applications closing on 10 May.  Apprenticeships are a great way to train and learn whilst earning  Read More...

January Full Council

The first Full Council was held on Monday 21 January, sadly with no residents present. We took a minute’s silence to remember the life of Alan Eade, formerly of Histon Parish Council for 25 years. For draft minutes look here.   Items of note: Precept request to South Cambs District Council Members voted for a 3% rise to the Band D equivalent, resulting  Read More...

Alan Eade

The Parish Council was saddened to hear that Alan Eade, Parish Councillor for 25 years until he stepped down in 2012, has passed away. Alan was well known in the village, a founder member of the Village Society in 1979 and being involved in many local renovation projects – including the pump on The Green, the School Hill “Jubilee” seat,  Read More...

Recreation Ground Play Area

Due to an unfortunate incident on Monday involving a vehicle, the pedestrian entrance to the Play Area at the Recreation Ground on Bridge Road will be closed until repairs are undertaken. The Play Area is still open, to access please use the main entrance on New Road. Apologies for any inconvenience caused  Read More...

Christmas Tree Chipping

As advertised in the HISIMP News, Brookfield Groundcare will be offering a free Christmas Tree chipping service Saturday 12th and Monday 14th January. Chipping will take place Saturday 12th at the Green 8am - 12, finishing off at the triangle of land at The Crescent on Monday 14th January (morning only). Please leave your tree behind the pump on the Green  Read More...