Entries by Andrew Martin

Allens Close Items Left on Grass

Parish News Does anyone know anything about the items left on the grass at Allens Close near the footpath? It does not look like fly tipping but looks more like items someone wants to get rid of for free. If you do know anything about this please contact the Clerk.

EWR Clampham Green to The Eversdens rescheduled

EWR Co Webinar (Clapham Green and The Eversdens) 15th April 2021 On behalf of the team at EWR Co, I want to extend my sincere apologies for issues with our public webinar this morning, held as part of our current consultation. Technical difficulties meant many participants were unable to properly see or hear the presentation, […]

HRH Prince Philip

A statement from Buckingham Palace said: “It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen announces the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. “His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle. “Further announcements will made in due course. “The Royal Family join with […]

Anthony Browne Statement on EWR Consulation

Anthony Browne MP What we have before us today is a classic case of two steps forward, one step back. In many ways, I can already see the impact of our community’s campaigns. In particular, the news that a station to the north of Cambourne is now not only being considered but has become part […]

Ultrafast Broadband

Parish News Ultrafast broadband is being rolled out across the country with main players such as Openreach and small players such as County Broadband installing full fibre into villages nearby. Currently there is no one committed to providing full fibre in Barton. All companies need a minimum number of customers in each community for commitment. […]

EWR Consultation Open

East West Rail News Today we are launching the next stage of public consultation on the East West Rail Project. The comments and ideas received will feed into the design, construction and operation of this once in a generation opportunity to provide frequent, fast and reliable rail links for communities between Oxford, Milton Keynes, Bedford and Cambridge, connecting people with the things that […]

South Cambridgeshire District Council News As the Government’s cautious road-map out of lockdown continues, people’s health, safety and wellbeing remain of paramount importance. While infection and death rates are decreasing, transmission of Coronavirus is still an extremely serious threat and we all have a role to play in doing our utmost to stop its spread. […]

Recreation Ground Car Park Extended Opening

Parish News From 1st April 2021, the Recreation Ground Car Park will be open earlier in the morning and later in the evening. Opening: 7:30 am Closing: 9:00 pm Visitors to Barton are encouraged to park here to avoid on-street parking congestion.

East West Rail and Mayoral Candidates

Parish News Eversden EWR working group has been collaborating with the Eversdens’ parish council to create an online event with the three candidates standing for election as Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough on Wednesday 7 April 2021, between 19:00 – 20:30. The focus of the event will be on the East West Rail project and […]

School Lane Temporary Closures

School News As part of the School Streets project, Cambridgeshire County Council have implemented a scheme to temporarily close School Lane during drop off and pick up beginning next term from Monday 12th April 2021. The scheme is for the safety of children and parents. Letters have been sent by CCC to residents and to […]