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Traffic Petition to achieve a 24hr ban on HGVs travelling through Hilton

All residents should now have received a hard copy of the petition from Hilton Parish Council. Unfortunately there is a slight mistake in the leaflet, the figures mentioned for vehicles through the village are daily, not weekly, numbers. The full text of the petition is below: In 1998, Hilton started discussions with Cambridgeshire County Council […]

Notice of Vacancy

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 Laura Chorlton there is a vacancy on the Hilton Parish Council.   If, within 14 statutory days after the date […]

Weekly Policing Report

Happily, there were no offences and incidents affecting your community reported to police during the period 6th to 12th December.

New date for Huntingdon station access opening

As part of the A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon scheme works in Huntingdon town centre, we are pleased to confirmed the new station access road for Huntingdon train station will now open from 8am on the morning of Friday 11 December. Both the new access via the A1307 and the existing access via Brampton Road will […]

Nottingham Knockers

“Nottingham Knockers” have been operating in the village recently. Please see information below from Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Against Scams Partnership: “We recently received reports that ‘Nottingham Knockers’ have been operating in different areas of the county. Nottingham Knockers are traders who sell items from a bag on the doorstep, typically cleaning products such as dusters, […]

Weekly Policing Report

Here is our weekly summary of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 29th November to 5th December: Barnfield Lane, Papworth St Agnes – Police searched the area between Papworth St Agnes and Hilton on Sunday 29th November, following a report of hare-coursers seen on land off Barnfield Lane. Two […]

London Road Re-opened

Message received from Cambridgeshire County Council: Resurfacing work along London Road, St Ives, has now been completed ahead of the weekend and the road has re-opened.   Our highways team were on site early this morning and have finished resurfacing the road and it re-opened at about 2.30pm today.   Due to the weather, the […]

Fire in London Road, St Ives

As you are no doubt aware, there was a lorry fire on London Road in St Ives on Tuesday. The road where a chemical lorry burst into flames still hasn’t been able to reopen after the incident earlier this week. Emergency services and specialist cleaning teams have been working on reopening London Road near St […]

Christmas and New Year Waste Collection Arrangements

Please find below some information regarding waste collections during Christmas and New Year and some additional information which we hope you will find useful   During the Christmas and New Year period waste collection days will change which can be seen in the table below. Residents can also download a collection calendar from www.huntingdonshire.gov.uk/bins Normal […]

Weekly Policing Update

Happily, there are no reports of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 21st to 28th November. Covid-19 Update – Post-Lockdown Tier Announcement: The Government has announced that the whole of Cambridgeshire will be in Tier-2 Restrictions, the ‘High Alert’ Level, following the ending of the second lockdown on Wednesday, […]