Rubbish collection dates for Bar Hill
- 07 January green bin, blue bin and paper caddy
- 14 January black bin
- 21 January blue bin and paper caddy
- 28 January black bin
Wildlife Conservation Day Sunday 22nd February 2015Meet 10:30 at the Bar Hill Village Hall. SCDC and the Parish Council will be working with the Cambridge Conservation Volunteers again to continue last yearís management of the habitats in the balancing pond nature reserve. We will continue coppice work in the area along the stream and in the balancing pond if needed. You are welcome to join in for either the whole day or just part of it. Children under 14 should be accompanied by adults. Please wear wellies or strong boots and bring gardening gloves if you have them. Tools can be provided. If you intend to stay for the whole day please bring a packed lunch. If you have any further question please contact Rob Mungovan, SCDC Ecology Officer on 01954 713402.
Work on the balancing lake improvements has started today, 6th November.
- Any overgrowth at the balancing lake will be cut back (Just started).
- The stream culverts will be cleaned out.
- Any loose debris or blockages close to the bridges will be removed.
Rheebridge Open Art Exhibition at Swavesey Village CollegeGo here for details.
Corrected date for the Knit & Natter Christmas Coffee Morning in Novemberís BHN
Some new photos added 4th November. You can find the page here
The environment Agency has tools on its website to enable any one to create a flood plan for their own residence. To access the template go Here
Major road works on the A14The Parish Council has received a letter regarding the coming major repairs to the A14. Some houses have already received a letter and a pass from Amey (the contractors for this work). The text of the letter can be read here
New community singing eventA choir for anyone suffering from Alzheimer's, or anybody who merely enjoys singing is being formed.
Sing-a-longs will take place in the Village Hall each Monday from 13th October between 1 and 3 p.m.
This follows a similar project in Fulbourn which currently attracts over 30 singers.
Local police presence spread thinnerThere have been some changes within the local policing team which will take immediate effect. In addition to Girton, Bar Hill, Dry Drayton, Lolworth and Boxworth, Elsworth, knapwell, Connington and Gravely have been added.
For a description of the powers of the Police Community Support Officer click here
Community Automated External Defibrillator
A Community Automated External Defibrillator has been installed on the Parish Council office wall. This device is available all day every day, is very simple to use by untrained people and is fully automated. If you want more information about this please email the webmaster or phone the Parish Council Office|
There is a page of information giving more information about this here.
Anthony Mitchell has put together a useful fact sheetTo see it please click here. or click here to download a PDF copy
2 County Reports September 2014 from Councillor John ReynoldsPlease click here to download a PDF copy of the first report.
Please click here to download a PDF copy of the second report
Bar Hill Community Car SchemeThe Community Car Scheme provides door-to-door transport for people who do not have the use of a car. Volunteer drivers use their own cars and are DBS checked and fully insured.
For more information please go here
Information regarding LongstoweIncluding the plans for flood prevention and reference to a Roman street on the site
To read this report please go here.
County Report August 30th 2014 from Councillor John ReynoldsTo read this report please go here.