Entries by Clerk

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, […]

Bus Stop Library

Some villages use disused phone boxes to offer a library facility in the village. We do not have a phone box, but we do have a bus stop! Hilton Parish Council are proposing to put a weather proof cupboard in the bus stop so that people can leave books for others to read. The Council […]

Weekly Policing Update

Here is our weekly summary of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 13th to 20th November: Covid Regulations – Police have continued to receive reports of possible Covid Regulation breaches across the County in the last week. Officers are making regular patrols across Huntingdonshire to ensure that lockdown regulations […]

Police Reporting Guide

Please find information below regarding the reporting of crime to the Police: Reporting guide for community leaders

Weekly Policing Update

Here is our weekly summary of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 31st October to 7th November: Covid Regulations – Police have responded to reports of possible Covid Regulation breaches across Huntingdonshire in the last week. Incidents include large gatherings of people in confined spaces and potential failures to […]