Brampton Parish Council

Serving the people of Brampton

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Clerk: Tess Rogers
Brampton Memorial Centre
Thrapston Road, Brampton
Huntingdon PE28 4TB

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Avian Influenza in the wild bird population of Huntingdonshire

Avian Influenza in the wild bird population of Huntingdonshire

The Animal and Plant Health Agency of confirmed avian influenza in the wild bird population in Huntingdonshire. This was first confirmed on 10th August and Huntingdon District Council have since sought advice and support from the Director of Public Health, UK Health Security Agency and the Animal & Plant Health Agency. This, unfortunately, means that the bird population in Huntingdonshire is now... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 13:36 by JC

Tags: Wildlife

Road Closures w/c Monday 8th August

Road Closures w/c Monday 8th August

A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire: major improvements
We are currently carrying out finishing works for which we need to close lanes or carriageways on the A1, A14 and some local roads at times, usually overnight between 9pm and 6am, unless otherwise stated. A clearly signed diversion route will always be in place for closures.
For this week, the planned closures are:

Full closures

Saturday 13th... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 05 Aug 2022 16:39 by Kathryn Hornett

Tags: Road Closures, Road Safety

UPDATE: Planned Road Closures w/c 1st August

UPDATE: Planned Road Closures w/c 1st August

An amendment to the day closure in Huntingdon, this coming Saturday (6th) from 8am until 5pm.

The closure of B1514 Brampton Road has been extended and will also include George Street westbound and the A1307 eastbound between B1514 Brampton Road and Pathfinder Link.

While the closure is in place, there will be no access to George Street from the ring road. Access to the A1307 and Huntingdon railway station... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 04 Aug 2022 10:39 by Kathryn Hornett

Tags: Road Closure, Road Safety

Road Closures w/c Monday 1st August

Road Closures w/c Monday 1st August

For this week, the planned full closures are:

Saturday 6 8am to 5pm

• B1514 Brampton Road between Scholars Avenue and Edison Bell Way

Vehicles on the Huntingdon town centre side will be diverted onto the ring road, St Peters Road to A141 west to Brampton / Brampton Racecourse junction and into Brampton via B1514.
Vehicles on the Brampton side of the closure will follow this diversion in reverse.

Saturday... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Aug 2022 09:59 by Kathryn Hornett

Tags: Road Closures, Road Safety

E-Scooters - Did you know?

E-Scooters - Did you know?

E-Scooters - Did you know?

You are only allowed to ride an e-scooter on private land with the landowners permission.

It is against the law to ride an e-scooter on public land including pavements, cycle lanes, beach promenades, bridleways, or any publicity accessible land such as parks and car parks.

Why is this?

E-scooters are classified as Personal Light Electric Vehicles. This means they are treated... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Aug 2022 09:33 by Kathryn Hornett

Tags: E-scooters, Electric Scooter, Road Safety

Heat Pump Ready Programme delivered by PECT

Heat Pump Ready Programme delivered by PECT

The Heat Pump Ready Programme is being delivered in Cambridgeshire by PECT, in partnership with Cambridgeshire County Council, Fenland District Council, Growth Guides and Lendology. The project is being led by City Science.

Stream 1, phase 1 of the programme is currently being worked on, where they are wanting to find out the feasibility of a high-density heat-pump installation in Cambridgeshire. This... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 29 Jul 2022 12:54 by Kathryn Hornett

Tags: CCC, Cambridgeshire County Council, City Science, Fenland District Council, Heat Pump Programme, PECT

Notice of Vacancy in office of Parish Councillor on the Brampton Parish Council

Notice is hereby given pursuant to section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 that due to the resignation of Councillor Linda Hicks there is a vacancy on the Brampton Parish Council.

If, within 14 statutory days after the date of this notice, a request for an election to fill the vacancy is made in writing to the Proper Officer, Huntingdonshire District Council, Pathfinder House, Huntingdon PE29... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 Jul 2022 14:26 by Kathryn Hornett

Tags: Parish Council Vacancy

£6 million road improvement scheme for St Ives and Huntingdon takes next step

£6 million road improvement scheme for St Ives and Huntingdon takes next step

The Transport and Infrastructure Committee of the Combined Authority has today (Wednesday) recommend the authority's board release £6 million for the A141 St Ives road scheme.

After an update by officers, the committee, chaired by Mayor of Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Dr Nik Johnson, unanimously voted to move the project forward.

The A141 and St Ives Improvements Scheme, which has had input... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Jul 2022 15:10 by Kathryn Hornett

Tags: A141, Huntingdon, Road Works, St Ives, St Ives Road Scheme

Zebra Crossing to go ahead at The Green, Brampton

Zebra Crossing to go ahead at The Green, Brampton

We are pleased to confirm that the Local Highways Improvement (LHI) that the Parish Council applied for will begin works next week.

The applied for Zebra Crossing will begin with Balfour Beatty connecting & installing belisha beacons next week, with the remaining road works, including the lining, to be completed the following week.

Posted: Fri, 22 Jul 2022 14:45 by Kathryn Hornett

Tags: LHI, Road Works, Zebra Crossing

Environment Agency Update: Buckden Landfill

An update in relation to Buckden Landfill and reports of malodour.

The Environment Agency have noted an increase in reports of malodour during July. Details have been passed to the site operator for investigation and they have been reviewing the data collected from the our mobile monitoring facility (MMF) for the corresponding time periods. Environment Agency officers were on site on 14 July undertaking... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 Jul 2022 12:36 by Kathryn Hornett

Tags: Buckden Landfill, Environment Agency

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