Advice 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 cyclepaths and highways so please also be extra cautious when driving or cycling around the villages.  Read More...

New Histon & Impington Village Older Peoples Worker sought

We have just received the following from Histon & Impington Community (HICOM): This part time role first established in 2011 is to continue the work of the development of services, support and activities for older people in Histon and Impington and to improve the quality of their lives. The present person role holder, Jean Newman is retiring in late Autumn and  Read More...

Theories of Home – Histon & Impington Public Art Project

Design a Jelly Workshop

Come along and enjoy a session designing your own jelly, swapping jelly recipes and having a good time! Workshops will be lead by artist Charlotte Howarth, all ages and abilities are welcome to come an take part. Join us at the shop at 10 School Hill (formerly Les Ward) on Wednesday 1st August 10.30am - 12.30pm and 2pm  Read More...

Local Highways Initiative

Every year the Parish Council Highways Committee submits an application to Cambridgeshire County Council for a Local Highways Initiative scheme. These schemes are jointly funded by the applicant (The Parish Council) and County Council. The work completed recently on key footpaths was delivered under this scheme. This Year’s Submission: The Highways Committee will shortly be submitting an application to continue the  Read More...

Works Notification – Footpath Resurfacing – Update

The footpath resurfacing is now underway with Saffron Road (New School Road to Saffron Road) and Greenleas now complete. The schedule for the remaining works is below:

  • Kingsway  - programmed Wednesday 11th, Thursday 12th July
  • Pages Close - programmed Friday 13th July, Monday 16th July - Wednesday 18th July
Associated diversion routes can be seen here. Pages Close will  Read More...

Council Surgery and Police Crime Prevention Event

The Parish Council will be holding a Surgery for residents on Thursday 26th July 2018 from 4.30 p.m. in the Community Room at the Recreation Ground. We will be sharing the event with the Police who are putting on a Crime Prevention Event at the same time, through until 7.30 p.m. The Crime Prevention Event will focus on burglary  Read More...

Works Notification – Footpath Resurfacing

Cambridgeshire County Council will be closing a number of footpaths in Histon and Impington from 0730 – 1830 from the week commencing 09/07/18, for roughly two weeks. For the duration of the works a local diversion route will be in place for pedestrians and cyclists. As part of the 17/18 Local Highways Initiative process, Cambridgeshire County Council in conjunction with  Read More...

Environment Committee Meeting May 2018

The Council’s Environment Committee met on 29 May with a largely procedural agenda at the start of the new 4 year life of Council.  Draft minutes can be seen here Highlights of the meeting include: Chair and Deputy Chair The Committee was delighted that new Councillor Marcus Romer accepted the challenge of taking on the Chairmanship for 2018 – 19.   Councillor  Read More...

Parish Council Audit Requirements

The Parish Council is transparent and open about it's business representing the community. One component of that is an obligation to make our accounts (as part of the audit process) open to inspection. Any person interested has the right to inspect and make copies of the accounts to be audited and all books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers and receipts  Read More...

A14 Night Work Activities from 4th June – 4th July

We have received the following details of programmed night work from the A14 Integrated Delivery Team: There will be two separate gangs employed Gang no 1 - Earth works operation (This operation is linear operation and will move progressively from start to end point. Central Reserve Milton main line to Histon Junction Phase 1a: to 9th June 2018 Location: Milton Junction to Kings  Read More...