We are recruiting – Come and join our team!

We would love to hear from you! An opportunity for anyone wishing to get into an Office Administration role – qualifications while you earn via this exciting Apprenticeship scheme in Impington.  May be perfect for college leavers or those wishing to return to work after an employment break Closing date is 10 May 2019 with a starting date as soon as  Read More...

March Full Council

Full Council was held on Monday 18 March, sadly once again with no residents present. For draft minutes look here.   Items of note: Summer Reading Challenge at Histon Library We were delighted to once again support the reading challenge this summer with a donation of £400, being £200 towards this event and the remainder to help facilitate further support workers for  Read More...

Roadworks update: how we’re coping …

For some weeks now the southbound B1049 approach to the A14 roundabout has been restricted to one lane after the lights by Cambridge Road. Inevitably this has reduced the capacity of the road at that point, traffic proceeds slowly along it and there have been and continue to be tailbacks. Rather surprisingly there have been few complaints, traffic has  Read More...

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...