Recent News

  • The End of an Era

    Yesterday truly marked the end of an era for our ward and particularly for the community of Park Farm. Karen Hepworth-Lavery, our head teacher at Heritage Park Primary School, retired today after devoting more than 20 years to the education of local children. I know I speak for many parents of children both past and…

  • 18/01239/FUL | Proposed demolition of existing Public House and erection of 7no 3 bed Homes | The Fenman Whittlesey Road Stanground.

    18/01239/FUL | Proposed demolition of existing Public House and erection of 7no 3 bed Homes | The Fenman Whittlesey Road Stanground. A new planning application has been submitted to PCC. The proposal is to demolish the former Fenman Public House and build 7 new 3 bedroom homes on the land. Documents can be viewed on…

  • Urgent Reminder – Comments must be in by midnight tomorrow 10th July 2018

    Urgent Reminder – Be sure you submit your comments regarding the Poultry Farm & Slaughterhouse Planning Application by midnight tomorrow Tuesday 10th July. If you wish to object to this new application which proposes to site a poultry farm & slaughterhouse in exactly the same place and using the same production process and severely putting…

  • Latest – Poultry Farm & Slaughterhouse Planning Application

    Not surprisingly HDC have advised that they won’t consider your previous objections to this application. If you wish to object to this new application which proposes to site a poultry farm & slaughterhouse in exactly the same place and using the same production process and severely putting at risk the amenity of all of us…

  • Poultry Farm and Slaughter House Planning Application

    Poultry Farm and Slaughter House Planning Application near Farcet raises its ugly head again. I’m very disappointed to hear today that a new outline planning application has been submitted to HDC for the above production facility. History shows that there are many unscrupulous owners and developers that believe that by suggesting sites near an authority…

  • Burglary Alert

    Burglary Alert. Messages coming in of burglaries taking place at night around the area of Kingston Drive, Coneygree Road, Hemingford Cresent and Caldecote Close. Not much detail has been released as yet by the Police so in the meantime please take the time to revisit your own home, garden and vehicle security precautions. Please be…

  • Nursery Planning Application Withdrawn

    Planning Application 18/00481/FUL Withdrawn Good news The nursery application on the site of the former Fenman Public House has been withdrawn. It was clear that whilst there was a need for nursery places in Stanground South, the actual proposal just wasn’t right for this plot and hence the reason I called it in for determination by…

  • Latest – Revised Planning Application 18/00481/FUL

    Latest – Revised Planning Application 18/00481/FUL 50 residents attended the public meeting last night and made their concerns very clear. After looking in detail at the latest revised layout and parking statistics submitted and taking into account the residents real concerns, I have decided that I will call in the application as is my right…

  • Council Committee Responsibilities 2018-2019

    I’m delighted to have been selected to serve the council this year as follows: Chair of the Planning and Environmental Protection Committee Vice Chair of Growth, Environment & Resources Scrutiny Committee A member of Corporate Parenting Committee Also honoured to be selected for the role as Group Policy Chair

  • Nursery – New Residents Meeting Date – Wednesday 30th May 2018

    Revised Planning Application Received 18/00481/FUL New Residents Meeting Date – Wednesday 30th May 2018 A revised planning application to demolish the old Fenman Public House and provide a new children’s nursery has been submitted to the council. As your ward councillors we are keen to hear your views on the revised plans and discuss what…