Author: Hildegard O'Kane

Update: Blue-green Algae in Todd’s Pit Lake in Milton Country Park

This is an update from the Management Team of Milton Country Park: Following confirmation from the Environment Agency that we have blue-green algae present in Todd’s Pit Lake, we are now suspending all water activity until further notice.Blue-green algae can be toxic to people and animals so please do not enter the water or allow […]

‘Tears or Cheers’: Do you have a child starting school or pre-school this September?

If you have a child starting school or pre-school you may be interested in joining other parents for a coffee and cake on Monday 6th September in All Saints’ Church CB24 6ABRefreshments will be served served 9.15am-10.15am and 1.30pm-2.30pm.You can grab a quick drink on your way to work or stay as long or as […]

New Fitness classes announced – Clubbercise

Clubbercise is a dance fitness class which is storming the nation and it is coming to Milton! Clubbercise classes are taught in a darkened room with disco lighting and flashing glow sticks set to uplifting club tunes. Tracks include anything from 90’s classics to the latest chart-toppers from the likes of Rudimental or David Guetta.  The […]

Milton Rec playground

The following information has reached us regarding the Milton Rev Playground: The MCC are responsible for that site. The area is fenced off as the safety surfacing around the roundabout is not complete (supply delay). We are also watering to bed in the turf.  Once the roundabout area is complete there will be an independent […]

Donating working kitchen electrical items to charity

There seems to be flurry of house moves going on in the village. If there are any working kitchen appliance such as an electric cooker, fridge or washing machine, which you no longer want, you may want to consider donating it to a charity such as Cambridge Reuse: Cambridge Re-Use formerly Cambridge Sofa ( They check […]

Free summer holiday scheme for children in receipt of free school meals

A scheme to provide holiday childcare, activities and food for children in Cambridgeshire is now taking bookings for the summer holidays. Any child receiving benefits related free school meals is eligible to access free holiday provision under the Holiday Activity and Food (HAF) programme. Funded by the Department for Education (DfE), it enables local authorities […]

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