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   A14 upgrade progress    20 July, 2017

Highways England have published their July Newsletter.

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   Northstowe Community Forum    12 July, 2017

The next meeting of the Northstowe Community Forum will take place at 7:00pm on Wednesday 19th July.

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   Notice of Public Rights and Publication of Unaudited Annual Return    1 June, 2017

Period for the exercise of public rights in respect of Parish Council accounts for the year ended 31 March 2017.

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   A14 upgrade progress    18 May, 2017

Read on for the latest news on the A14 upgrade...

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   Stagecoach Bus changes and Cambridge North Station    27 April, 2017

Stagecoach have announced various bus timetable changes, including services to the new Cambridge North railway station.

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   City Deal presentation at the Annual Parish Meeting    25 April, 2017

The 2017 Annual Parish Meeting started with a presentation on the City Deal for the Greater Cambridge area, and how it might affect Oakington and Westwick.

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   Pond railings replaced    23 March, 2017

The railings protecting the pond on Longstanton Road have been replaced.

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   Reporting Car Parking issues    8 March, 2017

Cambridgeshire Constabulary is collecting details of issues relating to Car Parking in the area.

 

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   Bin days are changing to Thursdays! (updated)    1 March, 2017

From Monday 27th February, most households across the district will have a change to the day bins will be emptied, to the sequence in which their black or blue and green bins are collected, or to the time of their collection.

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   Cambridgeshire Energy Switch    24 January, 2017

Cambridgeshire County Council runs a scheme to deliver collective energy switching for residents. This is the opportunity to secure a good rate for your energy bill for the year ahead.

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   Oakington listed for possible new Bus Hub    15 December, 2016

Oakington is one of 6 sites in the area listed as a potential target for a new mini bus hub by the City Deal planners.

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   Community Highways Volunteering Scheme    1 November, 2016

This scheme allows local volunteers to help out with footpath and associated maintenance.

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   A14 junction change and speed limit    24 October, 2016

In November there will be a change to the A14 junction on Dry Drayton Road, and a speed limit across the bridge.

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   Parish Council Annual Return 2015/16    16 September, 2016

The certified Annual Return for the year 2015 -16 is now available for public inspection.

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   Phone Box Book Exchange    18 August, 2016

The Longstanton Road Phone Box is now a Book Exchange.

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   Concessionary Bus Pass renewal    1 August, 2016

please read on for a message from the County Council ...

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   Giant Hogweed    9 June, 2016

A number of Giant Hogweed plants have been discovered growing in the village.

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   The "Flood RE" insurance scheme    10 May, 2016

Insurance for properties in areas as risk of flooding can be expensive and difficult to obtain.  "Flood RE" is a new scheme to help with this.

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   Oakington Village Stores Official Opening    11 April, 2016

The Oakington Village Stores was officially opened by local MP Heidi Allen on Saturday 9th April.

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   Thermal Imaging Cameras    3 March, 2016

The District Council's Thermal Imaging Cameras are now available on loan for individual residents.  Read on for details and training sessions.

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   Oakington & Westwick Neighbours Scheme    12 January, 2016

The Oakington and Westwick Neighbours Scheme will help other villagers with occasional small tasks or just some friendly company.  Read on for more information.

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   "Local Walks" section added to our website    16 October, 2015

We are pleased to announce that there is now a "Local Walks" section under "Local Information" on our website.

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   Northstowe Archaeology    8 October, 2015

The Archaeological investigation of Northstowe Phase 1 is complete.

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   Village Store now fully open again    24 September, 2015

The Village Store and Post Office in Longstanton Road is now fully open again, with access from the front door rather than the back.

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   Northstowe Community Forum    2 September, 2015

South Cambridgehire District Council are arranging a series of meetings called the Northstowe Community Forum.

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   New website section on Parish Council Facilities    6 July, 2015

There is a new website section here that describes the local facilities owned or managed by the Parish Council.

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   Plans for Northstowe Phase 2 agreed    26 June, 2015

The outline plans for Northstowe Phase 2 have been agreed this week.

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   Repairs and Maintenance to Highways or Footpaths    12 February, 2015

The County Council Highways Department handles repairs and maintenance to the majority of the Highways and Footpaths in the Parish.

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   Update on flooding responses    23 January, 2015

Read on for further information on the August 2014 flood and what you can do to prepare for any future flood events.

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   Real time bus information    2 November, 2014

This article has information on how to find real time bus information for travel in the Cambridge area.

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   Update on flooding responses    1 November, 2014

This item includes the latest update from the Environment Agency about the August flooding.

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   Northstowe Phase 2 Outline Plans announced (updated)    27 September, 2014

The Outline Planning Application for Phase 2 of Northstowe - roughly the northern part of the airfield - are now available.

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   BT Infinity coverage extended    14 September, 2014

BT have recently extended their High Speed Internet offering (BT Infinity) further across the village as part of the Connecting Cambridgeshire program and most residents in Oakington and Westwick who could not previously obtain BT Infinity should now be able to get it if wanted.

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   The Connections Bus    21 July, 2014

Just a reminder that the Connections Bus providing youth facilities still visits us each week.

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   Acoustic Damping for Oakington Pavilion    1 June, 2014

During the last week of May the Pavilion was provided with an Acoustic damping facility to reduce sound echoes and vibration.

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   Parish Council Elections for May 2014    5 May, 2014

These are the results of the May 2014 election for Oakington and Westwick Parish Council.

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   Street Lights work    17 March, 2014

The Street Lights work in Oakington and Westwick is finally drawing to a close.

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   New Oakington & Westwick Parish Council website launched    9 March, 2014

The new Oakington & Westwick Parish Council website has been launched.

The new website includes lots of information about the Parish Council and the local area. Read on to find out more...

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