Services Calendar

Two services are held each month:

  • 1st Sunday – Morning Service at 10:00am.
    This is a short informal service with coffee being served afterwards.
  • 3rd Sunday – Holy Communion at 11:00am

For further details of services, study groups and other events please visit the St Peter’s website
A warm welcome awaits anyone who would like to join the congregation at either of these services.

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Curry Night at Kaz’s : Tuesday 14 October

Following the success of the last Friends of Babraham School Curry Night, Kaz’s in Sawston has kindly agreed to host another fundraising night for FoBS on Tuesday 14th October. Kaz’s will donate 20% of any orders, both eating-in or takeaway to Friends of Babraham School. Call 01223 837 025 to reserve a table or order a takeaway, or visit www.kazindianrestaurant.co.uk

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Babraham Research Campus: Master Plan Application

Babraham Research Campus (BRC) has submitted on outline application for the next phase of their development. This major application is to be decided, in principle, this Summer/Autumn. Comments are invited by both the Parish Council and SCDC.

SCDC ref: S/1676/14/OL. The plan below shows the site location. It is an outline application, establishing the principle, for development up to 10,000 square metres of research and development floorspace, along with access and associated infrastructure.

Full details of the application can be viewed on the SCDC web site – just follow this link. If you would prefer to see printed copies of the plans and all supporting documentation they are available, at all reasonable times, at Ian’s house.

The Parish Council will be objecting to the application as it requires the removal of a large plot of land from the Green Belt between the village and Cambridge. The council do recognise the importance of the development for the economic well being of the area, and the country, but the Green Belt keeps us as we are and has done for decades. If the application is successful, however, the council will be working with BRC and SCDC to minimise likely adverse effects on the village and surrounding area.

Please let us know what you think.

This is the site location plan.

Site-location-plan

 

The following plan is the Landscape Strategy scheme that shows the measures to be taken to minimize the visual impact of the proposed development. It is very detailed but of necessity reproduced here at low resolution. The full size plan is on the SCDC web site and is available in printed form if you wish to see the full detail.

Landscape-Strategy

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Public Art : Installed

The sculptures have now been installed, and very wonderful they are too. Take a walk down to the weir beyond the church, it is delightful. See if you can spot all five animals and birds. If you can’t get down there or just want a sneak preview you can have a look at a gallery of the first photos following the installation on the 14th May.

Public Art Gallery – May 2014

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School Term Dates 2014

Training Day    Monday 6th  January

Spring Term Opens  Tuesday 7th January
Half Term    17th – 21st February
Spring Term Closes   Friday 4th April
(Easter weekend    Friday 18th – Monday 21st April)

Training Day    Tuesday 22nd April

Summer Term Opens  Wednesday 23rd April
May Day     Monday 5th May
Training Day    Friday 23rd May
Half Term    26th – 30th May
Summer Term Closes  Wednesday 23rd July

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