St John's Hospice Moggerhanger Starlight Hike 12 September 2015Click the picture to visit the Sue Ryder Hospice website for more information.
Or click here for the registration form.
Over Players Present Fiddler on the RoofClick on the picture for more information
Bar Hill Primary School Fun DayBar Hill Primary School is having a Fun Day on the 5th June 3pm to 6:30pm.
Click on the school logo for the full information.
Vacancy For Bar Hill Parish ClerkSadly, we are losing our new Parish Clerk to another County.
We have a vacancy for an Administrative Parish Clerk, 20 hours per week, Monday to Friday.
Fuller information is available here Details of the vacency
Tools stolen from Ford Transit vans in the areaMore information here
Fun Spanish classes for children.Preschool & Parent classes suitable for children from 18 months – 4 years.
More information on the organisations page here
Residence Association Litter Picking DayThe Spring litter picking day will be on Saturday the 25th April. Meet at the Parish Council office at 10am.
Phone and Email Scams to be aware ofThere seems to be a new wave of these currently doing the rounds. We have just received an email from the local police regarding Job offer scams and I have added this to the phone and email scam page Go here for more information
Rubbish collection dates for Bar HillNOTE: We seem to be back to regular green bin collections, see dates below
Also note the Thursday collection
- Weds. 1st April, 2015 Green bin,blue bin and paper caddy
- Thurs. 9th April, 2015 black bin
- Weds. 15th April, 2015 Green bin, blue bin and paper caddy
- Weds. 22th April, 2015 black bin
- Weds. 29th April, 2015 Green bin, blue bin and paper caddy
- Thurs. 7th May, 2015 black bin
- Weds. 13th May, 2015 Green bin, blue bin and paper caddy
- Weds. 20th May, 2015 black bin
John Reynolds R.I.P.Click here for a page about John.
News letter 2 regarding the flooding of Bar HillA pdf copy of the newsletter can be viewed or downloaded here
Community Lifeline ServiceThe Community Lifeline Service provides a pendant alarm in your home which when pressed contacts a response centre so that help can be raised. Click here for more information.
Balancing lake improvements.
- 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.
The Slot Weir is now completed and I have taken some pictures. Latest update 28th November
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
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
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.