This is the web site for Babraham Village, near Cambridge in the UK. It provides information from the Parish Council and a range of local groups, details of public services and growing history section.
The site is run by Babraham Parish Council on behalf of the residents. Any comments or enquiries should be made to the Parish Council, either directly or by using this Contact Form.
Additional information is often to be found on the notice board in the centre of the village.
With many thanks to the Institute the footpath bridge is now safe and open again.Continue reading
Please be aware that the bridge on the path from the High Street through to the Church Road over the river is still closed. It has been taped up since Bertha brought a tree down, but people are ignoring the tape and walking over the bridge. We know the fallen tree has seemingly been removed, however there is a rather large branch hanging above the bridge which is caught up in electricity and phone wires and may well fall at any time.Continue reading
Cambridgeshire County Council are holding a public consultation on the future of their household recycling centres, Thriplow is our nearest. They are planning a series of cost cutting measures that will undoubtably affect the service. To this end they are holding a consultation exercise to gather your views. This runs until 26 September.Continue reading
The PC understand, from bitter personal experience, that the planned roll out of superfast broadband in the village is experiencing problems. Some lucky folk have managed to get connected, some not.Continue reading
Babraham Research Campus (BRC) has submitted on outline application for the next phase of their development. This major application is to be decided, in principle, this Summer/Autumn. Comments are invited by both the Parish Council and SCDC.Continue reading
The full planning application has been submitted to SCDC for this proposed development. Your comments are invited by SCDC and the Parish Council by 28 August.Continue reading
Due to holiday commitments the council will meet on Wednesday 1 October in the school hall, not Thursday 9 October as published. All residents are invited to attend if they wish.Continue reading
The planning application for a new Football Stadium for Cambridge City behind Dales Manor Industrial Estate have been approved by SCDC Planning Committee.Continue reading
The Parish Council are trying hard to ensure that we do not have a re-occurrence of the flies which plagued the village last year. We have been in contact with the Environmental Health officers at South Cambridgeshire District Council and … Continue reading