South Cambs Community Chest Grant

An additional £30,000 of funding has been made available via the Community Chest Grant Scheme to help voluntary and community groups, charities and parish councils wishing to improve the quality of life for residents in South Cambridgeshire. Applicants can apply for up to £1,000 for a variety of projects: Improvements to Community Facilities (i.e. Village […]

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 […]

Parklife this Sunday

This is a re-post of previous news: we got the day wrong: Parklife is taking place this Sunday, not Saturday. South Cambridgeshire District Council’s ParkLife festival is on this Saturday Sunday. Parklife allows visitors to explore a variety of ways to improve their health and wellbeing and the opportunity to try a range of sports […]

Nominate your local hero

The search is on for the people, organisations and businesses that make a big difference in South Cambridgeshire communities. Nominations for South Cambridgeshire District Council’s seventh annual Community Awards celebration are now open, and Council bosses are asking residents to put their community heroes forward for some well-deserved recognition. Six gongs are up for grabs, […]

Paddleboarding at Milton Country Park

South Cambs District Council are advertising paddle boarding quick start sessions and courses in Milton Country Park from 7 May. Paddle boarding involves standing on a large surfboard and paddling along on water. If you have water confidence and are at least 1.3m tall, you’ll be able to take part in sessions run by South […]

Community Chest Grant Fund

A Community Chest grant fund, which has awarded nearly £300,000 over the last five years to 320 projects for South Cambridgeshire communities, now has a further £52,000 up for grabs. The funding is available to voluntary and community groups, charities and parish councils wishing to improve the quality of life for residents in South Cambridgeshire. […]

Make Sure you Can Vote

South Cambridgeshire residents are being encouraged to register to vote at www.gov.uk/register-to-vote, as a major national advertising campaign launches across England ahead of local government and Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) elections on 5th May and in the European Referendum the following month. Polling day will see voters in South Cambridgeshire go to the polls […]

Nominations open for 2016 Community Awards

The search is on to find the individuals, organizations, and businesses that make a big difference in small South Cambridgeshire communities. Nominations are now open for ‘s sixth annual Community Awards celebration, and residents are being asked to put forward their community heroes. Thanks to sponsors Hill, the 2016 Awards will be bigger and better […]

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