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Sunflower Competition

Mark Cowan has bought some giant sunflower seeds, enough for around 70 households to have 5 seeds each and enter into a little light-hearted family-friendly rivalry for free. You can find details at https://miltonsunflower.wordpress.com/ Contact him via the website and he’ll deliver you some seeds this week. Strictly first come first served.

Mobile Library suspended

The mobile library service has been suspended for now. All library charges have been suspended and the due dates of items extended until at least the end of April. The mobile libraries will be used to provide transport for the distribution of essential goods and services to communities, care homes and individual housebound as required […]

Covid-19 Support Group Update

The Milton Covid-19 Support Group now has over 150 volunteers, offering support to those who are self-isolating or ill in the village.  We have been able to respond to over 40 requests for help so far, some as a one-off, and many as longer-term support with groceries or just a friendly phone call. Many people […]

What’s open? What’s not?

What’s Open (new in bold)? Milton Country Park is open – but will re-close if too heavily used.  Dog poo bins are out of use. Takeaways are open Tesco is open from 6am-10pm Monday-Saturday, 10am-4pm on Sundays Tesco: Mon, Weds & Fri 9-10am is priority time for more vulnerable and elderly customers.  Please respect this. […]

Cambridge Foodbank Volunteers

Due to the current situation with COVID-19 many of our retired and older volunteers need to self-isolate, leaving us with a potential crisis for helping those in need. Can you help? We need people in all areas (distribution, warehouse & driving) who are able to able to volunteer a few hours a week and who […]

Milton Recycling Centre

All Household Recycling Centres across Cambridgeshire are closed until further notice. The decision to close sites has not been taken lightly but it is essential to encourage residents to stay at home and limit the spread of Coronavirus. Please hold onto any items until the recycling centre re-opens. Please do not put DIY waste, garden waste, […]

Country Park Open

The country park is now open for those wishing to take their daily exercise. Please adopt social distancing of 2m from others at all times and respect other users. The car park and toilets remain closed. Only families or members of the same household together. Meetings of no more than two people. .Dogs on lead […]

Milton Surgery Announcement

Dear Patients We hope you are all keeping yourselves safe as we continue along this difficult path. Points to note: If you are a dispensing patient please call the surgery when you are planning to collect your medication and we will arrange your collection OUTSIDE the surgery. Our staff are extremely busy with prescription requests […]

Support the Country Park

Milton Country Park is managed by Cambridge Sport Lakes Trust, a charity which receives no regular external funding and its survival is reliant on the support of its users and the activity and events programme it provides. Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, Milton Country Park has now lost all income required to keep it open […]

Food Waste Pilot Scheme

The County Council have confirmed that the food waste pilot in The Rowans and The Sycamores is currently still running, despite the lack of green bin collection. See https://www.scambs.gov.uk/foodwastetrial

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