Tag: South Cambridgeshire District Council

Milton Country Park gets grant from South Cambs

Milton Country Park is being provided with up to £50,000 by the District Council, to ensure residents can keep enjoying the green spaces and paths. The grant will include a £25,000 payment now and the option of the second half from September. It is being made available to the Cambridge Sport Lakes Trust charity, which […]

Green bin update

A statement from Bill Handley of South Cambridgeshire District Council When we suspended the Green Waste Service, we announced that we hoped to be able to reintroduce it on 4th May. I’m pleased to be able to say that we are going to do that, albeit in a phased way, initially starting with a monthly […]

A14 survey: lessons learned

South Cambs District Council is asking for your views for a ‘lessons learned’ exercise on their involvement in the A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon upgrade. Fill in the survery here: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=Yr5uzntVNkShnHZ-yizUUYNVwftrd0tJnQHmXgyNHk9URDQ3VjlIRlpBNDBWVjlXNlpMUklGNk5WRi4u

No more side waste for blue bins

Despite repeated denials from South Cambridgeshire District Council’s representatives at the end of last year, it appears that waste placed by the side of the blue bins will no longer be collected, not even if it is in a clear plastic bag. If you recycle lots you can request a second blue bin from South […]

Last chance for the South Cambs Community Awards

Nominate the people and organisations making an outstanding contribution in your village for a Community Award. Online nominations close Friday 19 January 2018. The awards celebrate the massive contribution made by volunteers to our communities and will be presented at a celebration evening in the Chamber at South Cambridgeshire Hall, Cambourne on Thursday 8 March […]

Changes to blue bin paper recycling

From Wednesday 11th December your paper recycling caddy that sits inside the blue bin will become defunct. Instead you are asked to put your paper directly inside the blue bin. South Cambs District Council say that mixing the paper in with the rest of the recycling will allow them to save around £670,00 over the […]

South Cambs Magazine

Councillor Anna Bradnum writes: “You may remember that the Summer 2017 issue of South Cambs Magazine was not delivered to many addresses in Milton. Hazel [Smith] and I brought copies to the Post Office and the Parish Office so people could pick up a copy.  Having remonstrated firmly with the Royal Mail, staff at South Cambs […]