Brampton Parish Council

Serving the people of Brampton

Brampton Sign

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

Author: Kathryn Adams

Opening of Views Common, Huntingdon

Opening of Views Common, Huntingdon

On the morning of Friday 3 September, we will be opening the new Views Common road, the latest of the new roads constructed as part of the scheme in Huntingdon town centre. The road will be open by 6am, following some overnight works.

Views Common will connect to the A1307 (old A14) via a roundabout and provide access to and from Spittals roundabout. Weight restriction signs will be in place in advance... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 31 Aug 2021 11:33 by Kathryn Adams

Tags: Road Closures, Road Safety

Road Closures w/c Monday 30th August

Road Closures w/c Monday 30th August

Full Closures

Thursday 2 to Friday 3 September (two nights)

• A14 westbound Cambridge Services/Boxworth junction 24a exit slip

Vehicles will exit at junction 24b and use the access road via the first exit at the roundabout for the Services or Boxworth
Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 September 8am to 5pm

• B1514 Brampton Road between Scholars Avenue and Edison Bell Way

Vehicles on the Huntingdon town centre... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 31 Aug 2021 11:30 by Kathryn Adams

Tags: Road Closures, Road Safety

5 Day Course Designed for Job Seekers with CRC

5 Day Course Designed for Job Seekers with CRC

From the 6th September Cambridge Regional College (CRC) are offering a 5 day course, designed for job seekers who are looking to get into employment. It consists of 5 days in the classroom where you will achieve a Level 2 Certificate in Customer Service and then a guaranteed interview for a real job, at McDonalds Brampton Hut.

They also offer many other pre-employment courses for 16+ and adult learners,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Aug 2021 09:56 by Kathryn Adams

Tags: Job Seekers, Jobs

TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF THROUGH TRAFFIC

CAMBRIDGESHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL

West End, Brampton

ORDER 2021/ 843

NOTICE is given that Cambridgeshire County Council has made an Order pursuant to the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as amended by the Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Act 1991, the effect of which is to stop any vehicle from proceeding along West End, Brampton as lies between Charcoal Lane and The Green (C167).
Access will be maintained... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Aug 2021 14:49 by Kathryn Adams

Tags: Road Closures, Road Safety

Road Closures w/c Monday 16th August 21

Road Closures w/c Monday 16th August 21

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 21... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Aug 2021 11:00 by Kathryn Adams

Tags: Road Closures, Road Safety

The Great Fen: Progress on the Peat

The Great Fen: Progress on the Peat

The Huntingdonshire Local Group of the Wildlife Trust invite you to our online illustrated talk on Wednesday 8th September at 7.30pm, which will be hosted via Zoom.

Our speaker will be Henry Stanier, who is The Great Fen Ecology and Recording Officer for the Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire with responsibility for managing the monitoring of the Great Fen, including... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 Aug 2021 11:00 by Kathryn Adams

Tags: The Wildlife Trust, WIldlife Trust, Wildlife

Updates from the Chair of Great Ouse Valley Trust

Updates from the Chair of Great Ouse Valley Trust

An update from the Chair of the Great Ouse Valley Trust has been issued, full of interesting pictures and news regarding everything that has been going on with the Ouse Valley Way, itself.

Back in 2019, the County Council started working with Town & Parish Councils to keep the Ouse Valley Way, from source, accessible and tidy to encourage the public to spend time in the wildlife and enjoy the local... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 Aug 2021 11:09 by Kathryn Adams

Tags: Great Ouse Valley Way Trust, Ouse, Ouse Valley Way, Update

Brampton Golf Club maintaining the River Bank

Brampton Golf Club maintaining the River Bank

Some community members may have noticed the overgrown greenery along the river bank, between Brampton Mill and the Brampton Golf Club - so had the Parish Council.

It was brought up during the July Parish Council Meeting, on Wednesday 20th, and councillor Glen Brown approached the Golf Club to see if anything could be done to make the walkway accessible to the public and looking better kept.

The Parish... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Aug 2021 09:46 by Kathryn Adams

Tags: Brampton Golf Club, Brampton Mill, Brampton Parish Council, Greens, Greens & Footpaths, River

Road Closures w/c Monday 2nd August '21

Road Closures w/c Monday 2nd August '21

Full closures

Friday 6 9pm to Monday 9 6am (57 hours)

• 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.
Please note, pedestrian... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 10:09 by Kathryn Adams

Tags: Road Closures, Road Safety

Royal British Legion Open Evening

Royal British Legion Open Evening

This year marks 100 years of the Royal British Legion, who haven't been able to get together since February 2020.

Why not attend the first Open Evening of 2021 on:

Monday August 2nd
7pm
Hare on the Green, Brampton

Why not come and meet the Brampton & District RBL, and see how they support the wider service & Veteran community.

You don't have to have served in the Military to be an RBL member.

Posted: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 15:43 by Kathryn Adams

Tags: Club, Military, RBL, Royal British Legion, Veterans