The date of the next Parish Council Meeting will be:
2nd March 2020
7:30pm at the Village Hall
The date of the next Planning meeting will be:
18th February 2020
7:30pm at the Methodist Church
Outline Planning Application for the land to the West of Wychwood, Church End, Hilton
Hilton Parish Council has been consulted on this outline planning application and will be resolving on their response at the planning committee meeting on Tuesday 18th February 2020.
Notice of Vacancy in office of Parish Councillor on the Hilton Parish Council
Notice is hereby given pursuant to section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 that due to the resignation of Councillor Sara Partridge there is a vacancy on the Hilton Parish Council.
If, within 14 statutory days after the date of this notice, a request for an election to fill the vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer, Huntingdonshire District Council, Pathfinder House, Huntingdon PE29 3TN by ten electors of the Parish an election will be held. If no such notice is given the Parish Council will fill the vacancy by co-option.
If any member of the Parish would like to be considered for co-option please contact the Parish Clerk.
Weekly Policing Update
Here is our weekly summary of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 4th to 10th February:
Storm Ciara has caused lots of damage to fencing and trees across the district in the last few days, and police have responded to numerous weather-related calls.
But very happily, there are no other offences or incidents to mention in our Policing Summary this week, covering the period 4th to 10th February.
Hilton Parish Council would like to set up a email database to allow it to notify you of some of the more significant issues it deals with in a more timely manner. If you would like to be included in this database please send an email to our clerk:
As many Hilton residents are aware, increasing levels of traffic through the village is having a detrimental impact. Hilton Parish Council is calling for volunteers to help with a speed-watch campaign.
The training will be held on the following dates:
Saturday 15th February – 10.00-11.30 in Cambourne Police Station, parking available in Morrison’s
Saturday 7th March – 10.00-11.30 in Cambourne Police Station, parking available in Morrison’s
Saturday 16th May – 10.00-11.30 in Cambourne Police Station, parking available in Morrison’s
If you would like to volunteer please contact us by calling our clerk: 01480 830605 or leave a message via the Contact page:
Volunteering opportunity for anyone who loves boats
There is a new and unique lock volunteering role available to residents of Parishes and Towns near to Houghton, St Ives, Godmanchester and Eaton Socon locks on the River Ouse. The role will involve volunteering with the Environment Agency to assist boaters at lock sides and attending waterways festivals. Volunteers will be trained by the Environment Agency and will be given a uniform and ID badge.
The scheme is managed by Cambridgeshire ACRE on behalf of the Environment Agency. You can contact the scheme co-ordinator, Rachael Brown on 01353 865037 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rachael is also happy to take any general inquiries about the scheme, what the role involves and how to apply. In addition there is an Anglian Waterways Volunteer scheme website which gives more details about the scheme and how to apply, the link for this is here: https://anglianwaterwaysvolunteerscheme.wordpress.com/