Great Idea for Fund Raiser

Yesterday GE Energy Management on Vision Park hired pitches on the Recreation Ground for a charity 5-a-side football tournament as part of a Company Family Fun Day.  They picked a beautiful day.  Great fun was had by all, with a barbecue lunch, and they went away very happy. Having raised over £500 for Impington based charity Camtrust, the organiser reports  'We had an excellent time in excellent weather  Read More...

Aged 10-17? Love Films?

Then this may interest you. Make and enter a film to be in with a chance of winning some great prizes. All you have to do is make a film that is no longer than 5 minutes in length and around the theme of 'past-present-future'.  It could be an animation spectacular, a totally awesome adventure movie or a documentary.  The  Read More...

OUTDOOR FILM SHOW – FRIDAY 5th SEPTEMBER

In a quite possibly a first for the village there will be an outdoor film presentation at the Histon & impington Recreation Ground on a 8 x 5 metre large screen The film being shown is ' Warhorse ' the Stephen Spielberg epic which is set against a sweeping canvas of rural England and Europe during the First World War.  Read More...

Community public access defibrillator

Life saving community public access defibrillators ( CPADs ) are becoming visible in communities across the country and there is now one installed and operable at the Histon & Impington Recreation Ground. The exact CPAD location is on the side of the Recreation Ground Centre building nearest the car park and the grass tennis courts, and the £2000 cost of  Read More...

Notice Boards in Histon & Impington

If you want to advertise a local event to the community there are 3 notice boards with open access – at the War Memorial, next to the bus stop at School Hill and on The Green These notice boards are not locked and aim to be self-regulating in that people should ideally take down their poster after the event is  Read More...

Activities Survey for young people in Histon and Impington

Histon and Impington Parish Council would like to know what young people (aged 12-18) think about the village and what activities are available to them. What new activities would you like to be provided? What would you like to see included in the proposed “Community Park” at the Bypass Farm site. Would you like to be involved in the  Read More...

Nice new bus-stop at the Coppice

We reported before (click here) that there would be work to improve the bus stop at the Coppice. It's now been done and it's thanks to a share of the Department for Transport’s Better Bus Area Fund which the County Council secured earlier this year. The Cambridge bound stop at the Coppice needed improvement because it was far too low  Read More...

Histon Hornets Tournament 2014

Here's a warning from the organisers to those in the IVC area: 'Histon Hornets are holding their 5 a side tournament on the IVC this Sunday 13th July. It will be attended by over 4000 people so the traffic in this area may be greater than normal.' We're told that the event will finish well in time for  Read More...

Planned Resurfacing Work on the B1049

We have received the following information from Cambridgeshire County Council: 'I am e-mailing you to provide you with advanced notice that Cambridgeshire County Council will be undertaking resurfacing work on the B1049 in Histon & Impington over a six week period commencing on Sunday August 3rd with a road closure at The Green running southwards for a distance of approximately 300m  Read More...

Book your place at this year’s Carers Away Day

We have received the following from Cambridgeshire County Council: Do you care for someone? A carer is a person of any age – adult or child – who provides unpaid support to a partner, child, relative or friend, who could not manage to live independently, or whose health and wellbeing would deteriorate without this help. Those receiving this care may need  Read More...