Communities urged to have their say on Cambridge-Oxford rail link Councillors are urging communities to have their say on proposed routes a new railway line between Cambridge and Oxford may take across South Cambridgeshire. Leading Councillors have said the new … Continue reading
Babraham will mark the hundredth anniversary of the Armistice: this was the formal ending of World War I at 11.00am on 11 November 1918.
Morning Service in the High Street, Babraham
Sawston Youth Group Marching Band will leave from Babraham School to the Village Memorial at 12.00.
Revd Alan Partridge will lead a short service with laying of wreaths at 12.30. Cllr Jane Goody will lay a wreath on behalf of the Parish Council.
The band will return to the School after the Service.
Evening commemoration in Church Lane, Babraham
In conjunction with St Peter’s Church and Babraham Research Campus and the Parish Council, Revd Alan Partridge will host a short ceremony in Church Lane, Babraham.
At 18.20, a beacon will be lit and, at 18.30, Revd Alan Partridge will read a First World War poem and sing a Carol to mark the end of hostilities 100 years ago.
We welcome all Parishioners to attend either event.
The Parish Council met on Thursday 11th October at 7:30pm at the school. The agenda and minutes are linked below.
Agenda | Minutes
The Babraham Research campus have organised Babraham Bat Night to take place on Thursday 16th August. Join them for a BBQ and guided walk around the campus to learn all about the bats living on site.
The BBQ is at 6:30pm at the bar followed by a talk and walk led by Iain Webb of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northants Wildlife Trusts. Bat detectors and provided for the walk. Friends, family and children are all welcome.
Sign up at email@example.com – please include how many of you and any dietary requirements.
It’s been another busy month in Westminster and at home! Much of my time has been, and continues to be, devoted to bringing about improvements to the Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) debacle which has led to so many constituents being … Continue reading
Please be aware of upcoming traffic disruption in the area
13th May 9:30-12:30 – Sawston Fun Run – various road closures in the area
26th and 27th May – Duxford Air Festival – local roads will be very busy, in particular the A505
The Parish Council met on Thursday 12th April, 7:30pm at the school. The agenda and minutes are linked below.
Agenda | Minutes
The Babraham village grass cutting and maintenance contract is up for renewal. We are inviting tenders for carrying out the work to start 1st April 2018 to run to 31st March 2019 with an option to renew for a further two … Continue reading
UK Power Networks are trimming some trees near the power lines in the village on Monday 12th so certain properties may lose power. If this will affect you, you should have received a note through the door. The power may be down between approximately 9am and 3pm. If you have any questions you can call UKPN on 0800 31 63 105 (free from a mobile or landline) – quote reference INC-18437-C. More advice can be found at http://www.ukpowernetworks.co.uk/plannedpowercuts.
You may have seen that bad weather is on the way and we are likely to see high winds in some areas this evening through to tomorrow morning. Our electricity network is built to be resilient but extreme weather can … Continue reading