Knapwell Road, Elsworth – temporary road closure notification

Carriageway patching and preparation works are planned on Wednesday 3rd February 2021, in advance of carriageway Surface Treatment in 2021. Works are anticipated to last 2 days, and whilst the work is in progress, during operational hours, the road will be closed from 8am to 4pm, and vehicular access will be restricted. A signed diversion […]

Weekly Policing Update

Very happily, there are no offences or incidents affecting your community to mention in our Summary this week, covering the period 13th to 19th January.

Weekly Policing Update

Very happily, there are no offences or incidents affecting your community to mention in our Summary this week, covering the period 6th to 12th January.

Would you like to become a Parish Councillor?

The Parish Council is the first tier of Local Government representing the local community, delivering services to meet local needs wherever possible, and improving quality of life and community well being. The Parish Council currently has a Councillor vacancy for co-option. Why should you become a Councillor? To make a difference for the future To […]

Weekly Policing Update

Very happily, there are no items to mention in our summary of offences and incidents affecting your community this week, reported to police during the period 28th December – 5th January.

Spectrum

The Spectrum editorial team have decided to temporarily suspend publication of Spectrum starting with the February 2021 edition. Sadly, because of the current Covid-19 situation, there is very little of note taking place in the villages to report. There will be an ongoing monthly review and publication will resume as soon as possible. A copy […]

National Lockdown

As you are aware, we are now in a national lockdown and we must all stay at home unless we have a “reasonable excuse”. A copy of the government guidance can be found at gov.uk/coronavirus or downloaded here: National Lockdown Guidance. The Hilton Coronavirus volunteer support, co-ordinated by the Parish Council, is available to organise […]

Flooding

Thank you to everyone who helped with the recent flooding in the village. Many people helped to keep the exit grilles clear on the culverts and clear the rubbish from the ditches, which stopped the flooding from being any worse and helped the water drain away. Also thanks to those who helped in other ways […]

Weekly Policing Update

Here is our weekly summary of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 20th to 27th December: A1307 Galley Hill Roundabout – Three cars were left abandoned in flood water on the slip road at the Galley Hill Roundabout on Wednesday evening, 23rd December. Police and the Highways Department closed […]