Entries by Parish Clerk

Whittlesford’s Footpaths – By Tim Stone

Whittlesford’s Footpaths A recent flurry of Facebook posts on the Whittlesford Information page suggests that many people are unaware of where to find our village footpaths. The number of people using the Sawston footpath (Footpath 1) during lockdown demonstrates our love of fresh air. Our footpaths do tend to be well used and as ever […]

Saying good bye to a long standing Whittlesford resident.

It is with great sadness that I am writing this article but feel this is the nice way to reach out to anyone who may have known my father or waved to him whilst he sat watching the world go by from his house on Duxford Road. The current COVID restrictions meant that we were […]

Notice of Vacancy in the Office of Parish Councillor

A Vacancy has arisen in the office of parish councillor. Notice has been given to the Returning Officer at South Cambs that a casual vacancy now exists in the office of councillor for the said parish of Whittlesford. On receipt of a request in writing from any ten local electors for the said parish of […]

HIGHWAYS ENGLAND IMPORTANT ROADWORKS INFORMATION

  Highways England Important roadworks information   M11 Junctions 9 to 10: maintenance works   I write to inform you that we will be carrying out essential maintenance works between the above locations, in both directions. These works will include the renewal of road markings and studs. We plan to complete this work over one week from Thursday 1 […]

BAILEY BRIDGE REPAIRS AT IWM DUXFORD

IWM DUXFORD Dear Residents,   Ref – Proposed Bailey Bridge repair works and associated road closure – Imperial War Museum Duxford. I hope that you are keeping well during these challenging times. Imperial War Museums (IWM) is carrying out some necessary infrastructure works at IWM Duxford over the coming months, to preserve our historic buildings […]

Neighbourhood Watch in Whittlesford

Neighbourhood Watch in Whittlesford All residents of the village are invited to attend a meeting to discuss Neighbourhood Watch in Whittlesford. The meeting will be held online via ‘Zoom’ at 7.30pm on 1st September 2020 The meeting ID to join is: 970 5617 4790 The passcode is: 668354 Our Community Police Officer will join the […]

LOOK

LOOK is back in press but still available online https://lookwhittlesford.wordpress.com/

Neighbours Nextdoor – Your local neighbourhood hub

Nextdoor is the best way to stay informed about what’s going on in your neighbourhood—whether it’s finding a last-minute babysitter, planning a local event, or sharing safety tips. There are so many ways our neighbours can help us, we just need an easier way to connect with them. https://nextdoor.co.uk/

Sign up to eCops

A useful link to sign up to for local crime information https://www.ecops.org.uk/ Welcome to eCops Welcome to eCops – the email messaging system brought to you by Cambridgeshire Constabulary, and powered by Neighbourhood Alert. By registering with eCops, you receive news and appeals, local crime information and crime prevention advice – direct to you as an […]

Rise in home and dog thefts.

Due to a rise in thefts and attempted thefts of dogs, South Cambridgeshire Police are offering prevention and home security advice. Be vigilant and cautious of suspicious people or markings seen on or near homes, as well as cold callers and if you are approached by strangers about your dog. Report such activity, with descriptions […]