The Parish Council met on the 13th July in the George Inn Back Restaurant at 7:30pm. The agenda is below. minutes to follow shortly.
The Babraham village grass cutting and maintenance contract is up for renewal. We are inviting tenders for carrying out the work to start 1st August 2017 until 31st March 2018 with an option to renew for a further two years. … Continue reading
The Parish Council will be hosting a presentation on the proposed joint neighbourhood plan between Babraham, Sawston and Pampisford on Tuesday 20th June at 7:30pm, at Babraham Primary School. Neighbourhood planning officers will be attending to address some of the concerns and questions that … Continue reading
Due to the planned development that is going to be happening on the Babraham/Sawston border (on Babraham Road at the edge of Sawston), we are considering a neighbourhood plan with Sawston and Pampisford. This will give the villages much more … Continue reading
We had our Annual Parish Meeting on 11th May. The attendance was excellent, and the parish council would like to thank villagers who came along and gave their opinion, and the various representatives who spoke or submitted reports. Topics discussed … Continue reading
The annual parish meeting will be held on the 11th May at 7:30pm at Babraham Primary School. The Parish Council would like to invite all residents, and would be very keen for people to attend to hear what has happened over the past year and to involve everyone in upcoming decisions. One of the main items we will be discussing is the proposed joint neighbourhood plan we are discussing with Sawston and Pampisford Parish councils, in particular with regards to the development of more housing between Babraham and Sawston.
Refreshments (wine, beer, crisps etc) will be provided, and they’ll be a prize draw during the interval!
The full agenda is as follows:
1. Apologies for absence
2. Report from the Chairman of the Parish Council
3. Financial Report
4. Report from Babraham Research Campus
5. Report from Babraham Primary School
6. Report from the Bush and Bennett Charity
7. Report from Babraham Farms
8. Report from the Police
9. Report from County Councillor Peter Topping
Interval: refreshments and prize draw
10. Report from the Village Hall Committee and AGM
11. Report from District Councillor Tony Orgee
12. Any other business / open forum
There will also be a closed meeting of the parish council at 6:30pm, the agenda is below:
The Parish Council are pleased to announce that we have successfully applied to the Local Highways Initiative for funding to perform various work on the junction of High Street and the A1307. We have been awarded £7,000 that will go towards the work which will include much improved pedestrian access between the far side of the road and the village, and improvements to the bus shelters on both sides.