May Annual General Meeting

Full Council was held on Monday 20 May, this time being the Annual General Meeting so it was quite a procedural affair For draft minutes look here.   Items of note: All change in the Chair After 2 years Andy Butcher has stood down as Chair, and was thanked warmly for his strong independence and developed authority in the role.  It was  Read More...

Job Vacancy – Histon & Impington Parish Council

Do you know anyone looking for local, part-time, interesting work? If so, take a look at this opportunity available now! We are looking for a part time Committee Clerk / Information Officer to join our busy office team at Histon & Impington Parish Council.  Initially hours will be 20 hours per week, flexible by agreement, with a start date as soon  Read More...

Notification of Planning Application – Land to the South of Milton Road

We have received formal notification from South Cambridgeshire District Council, the application submitted by Flagship Housing Group Limited for the land to the South of Milton Road is now validated and the consultation period is open. Proposal: Outline application for planning permission with all matters other than access reserved, for the development of up to 50 residential dwellings and a  Read More...

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...