Histon & Impington Mental Wellbeing Project

As the Histon & Impington Mental Wellbeing Project moves into its second year we are looking to update the initiative for 2018 and to reshape the focus of the project learning from the experiences of 2017 and to recruit a new Histon & Impington Mental Wellbeing Co- ordinator There were many the positives in 2017 including:

Storm Fionn

We have received the following advice from UK Power Network: You will have seen that a severe weather is again forecast for our region today. As part of our preparation plans, UK Power Networks has organised for additional staff in our contact centre to help customers whose electricity supply might be affected by the predicted weather, and we have called up  Read More...

Watch out for us on Channel 4!

You will remember that Histon & Impington has been entered into the Channel 4 Village of The Year competition, and we had an exciting few days of filming back in the summer.  Reef Television, the producers of the programme have let us have the programme for transmission – as below.   Our villages will feature on the 1st February 3pm  Read More...

Christmas Tree Chipping – Saturday 6th January

As advertised in the HISIMP News Tates Treework will be offering a free Christmas Tree chipping service tomorrow, Saturday 6th January. Any trees should be left by 2pm latest either on The Green (by the pump) or on the island at The Crescent/Villa Road.  Please make sure all decorations have been removed. The chippings will be used as mulch for new  Read More...

Storm Eleanor – Advice from UK Power Network

We have received the following advice from UK Power Network: You may have seen that bad weather is on the way and we are likely to see high winds in some areas this evening through to tomorrow morning. Our electricity network is built to be resilient but extreme weather can damage overhead power lines resulting in some customers losing their electricity  Read More...

October Full Council

Full Council was held on Monday 16 October, with 3 members of the public present for the Public Participation.  For draft minutes look here   Items of note: High Street & Beyond Working Party A new working party has been meeting up and making plans for  facilitating a cross-business forum locally As a separate project, members of the working party will  Read More...

Histon & Impington Archaeology Group (HIAG) – Anglo-Saxon Swords of Cambridge

HIAG will be hosting a fantastic talk on Monday 13th November at Histon Baptist Church at 7.30pm.  It is by Dennis Sami from Oxford Archaeology East and is about The Anglo-Saxon Swords of Cambridge. Burials with weapons of Late Roman and Early Medieval Britain have been traditionally approached as indicators of ethnicity and the distinction between “Roman” and “Germanic” people,  Read More...

Stop press… Cambridge Water working on B1049 from Monday 30th October

The Parish Council has recently learnt that Cambridge Water will be working on the B1049 Water Lane from Monday 30th October. This is likely to include traffic lights. More details when we have them.  Read More...

Recreation Ground Car Park Closure

The car park at the Recreation Ground in New Road is closed for the time being due to recent anti social behaviour issues.  Please accept apologies for any inconvenience.  The car park will be opened as soon as practicable.  Read More...

Finance Consultation

You may have been one of the residents who responded to our recent questionnaire, either on line or by hard copy. We were looking for guidance on provision of services in Histon and Impington as we make decisions on future improvements for all. The Consultation closed 4 September and the Council has produced a document showing the results which  Read More...