Please be aware there will be various level crossings closed locally between 01.00hrs on Saturday 16th September and 05.00hrs Monday 18 September 2017 for track renewals. This will occur at level crossings in Duxford, Hinxton and Ickleton Road near Great Chesterford. View a map of the closures and diversions.
As reported at the Annual Parish Meeting, the Bush and Bennett Charity are seeking new trustees. Their comments are below, so get in touch with them if you’re interested, and please review the APM minutes for more information. “Sadly the Trustee board … Continue reading
The Parish Council will be hosting a presentation on the proposed joint neighbourhood plan between Babraham, Sawston and Pampisford on Tuesday 20th June at 7:30pm, at Babraham Primary School. Neighbourhood planning officers will be attending to address some of the concerns and questions that … Continue reading
We had our Annual Parish Meeting on 11th May. The attendance was excellent, and the parish council would like to thank villagers who came along and gave their opinion, and the various representatives who spoke or submitted reports. Topics discussed … Continue reading
Babraham school are excited to let you know about a new event this summer on 8th July, the Babraham Colour Festival. As part of a fun, family day, there will be a “Colour Run”. Please read the website for all the … Continue reading
The annual parish meeting will be held on the 11th May at 7:30pm at Babraham Primary School. The Parish Council would like to invite all residents, and would be very keen for people to attend to hear what has happened over the past year and to involve everyone in upcoming decisions. One of the main items we will be discussing is the proposed joint neighbourhood plan we are discussing with Sawston and Pampisford Parish councils, in particular with regards to the development of more housing between Babraham and Sawston.
Refreshments (wine, beer, crisps etc) will be provided, and they’ll be a prize draw during the interval!
The full agenda is as follows:
1. Apologies for absence
2. Report from the Chairman of the Parish Council
3. Financial Report
4. Report from Babraham Research Campus
5. Report from Babraham Primary School
6. Report from the Bush and Bennett Charity
7. Report from Babraham Farms
8. Report from the Police
9. Report from County Councillor Peter Topping
Interval: refreshments and prize draw
10. Report from the Village Hall Committee and AGM
11. Report from District Councillor Tony Orgee
12. Any other business / open forum
There will also be a closed meeting of the parish council at 6:30pm, the agenda is below:
The Parish Council are pleased to announce that we have successfully applied to the Local Highways Initiative for funding to perform various work on the junction of High Street and the A1307. We have been awarded £7,000 that will go towards the work which will include much improved pedestrian access between the far side of the road and the village, and improvements to the bus shelters on both sides.