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Campaigner calls on council to introduce default 20mph speed limit in Cambridge

12 January 2022
Campaigner calls on council to introduce default 20mph speed limit in Cambridge

Campaigner calls on council to introduce default 20mph speed limit in Cambridge

12 January 2022

Diane Fitzmaurice asked Cambridge City Council to support making the city safer for vulnerable road users by reducing the default speed limit.

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‘Game-changing’ Cambridge South railway station must meet high standards on biodiversity, says council

12 January 2022
‘Game-changing’ Cambridge South railway station must meet high standards on biodiversity, says council

‘Game-changing’ Cambridge South railway station must meet high standards on biodiversity, says council

12 January 2022

South Cambridgeshire District Council has confirmed its response to the public inquiry.


8,350-home North East Cambridge plan will protect villages and be an ‘exemplar’ development, say council leader

10 January 2022
8,350-home North East Cambridge plan will protect villages and be an ‘exemplar’ development, say council leader

8,350-home North East Cambridge plan will protect villages and be an ‘exemplar’ development, say council leader

10 January 2022

Amid concerns over lack of green space, rooftops courts are suggested.

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Cambridgeshire County Council considers pay incentives to keep staff

06 January 2022
Cambridgeshire County Council considers pay incentives to keep staff

Cambridgeshire County Council considers pay incentives to keep staff

06 January 2022

Financial incentives in adult social care to help prevent a staffing shortage are being considered.


South Cambridgeshire restaurant refused extended licence after neighbours’ complaint

23 December 2021
South Cambridgeshire restaurant refused extended licence after neighbours’ complaint

South Cambridgeshire restaurant refused extended licence after neighbours’ complaint

23 December 2021

LJ’s Sandwich Bar and Barista wanted to serve alcohol until 10.30pm.


Cambridgeshire set to bring forward its net zero target date to 2045

22 December 2021
Cambridgeshire set to bring forward its net zero target date to 2045

Cambridgeshire set to bring forward its net zero target date to 2045

22 December 2021

But councillors debate whether the strategy is ambitious enough.

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Cambridge mosque granted permission to extend and open longer

08 December 2021
Cambridge mosque granted permission to extend and open longer

Cambridge mosque granted permission to extend and open longer

08 December 2021

Councillors went against planning officer’s recommendation.


Cambridge City Council approves its own partnership’s plans for 48 council homes only on a casting vote

08 December 2021
Cambridge City Council approves its own partnership’s plans for 48 council homes only on a casting vote

Cambridge City Council approves its own partnership’s plans for 48 council homes only on a casting vote

08 December 2021

There were questions over car parking and the sustainability rating.

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Injunctions against rough sleepers in Cambridge ‘encouraging them to seek support’

07 December 2021
Injunctions against rough sleepers in Cambridge ‘encouraging them to seek support’

Injunctions against rough sleepers in Cambridge ‘encouraging them to seek support’

07 December 2021

The city council secured court orders for five people following aggressive begging, drug use and intimidation.

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Councillors reject First Base plans for Cambridge’s first major car-free development of 100 homes at Devonshire Gardens

04 December 2021
Councillors reject First Base plans for Cambridge’s first major car-free development of 100 homes at Devonshire Gardens

Councillors reject First Base plans for Cambridge’s first major car-free development of 100 homes at Devonshire Gardens

04 December 2021

They were concerned about the scale of the plans and number of cycle spaces.

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‘Appalling’ failures by Cambridgeshire County Council over procurement contracts must not be repeated, warns councillor

01 December 2021
‘Appalling’ failures by Cambridgeshire County Council over procurement contracts must not be repeated, warns councillor

‘Appalling’ failures by Cambridgeshire County Council over procurement contracts must not be repeated, warns councillor

01 December 2021

The council breached the rules relating to two contracts.


Cycle theft still ‘most prevalent’ type of crime in Cambridge

25 November 2021
Cycle theft still ‘most prevalent’ type of crime in Cambridge

Cycle theft still ‘most prevalent’ type of crime in Cambridge

25 November 2021

Police say cycle theft is also ‘probably’ one of the most under reported crimes.

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Devonshire Gardens plans for Travis Perkins site due to be rejected, but 48 homes in Cherry Hinton set for approval

25 November 2021
Devonshire Gardens plans for Travis Perkins site due to be rejected, but 48 homes in Cherry Hinton set for approval

Devonshire Gardens plans for Travis Perkins site due to be rejected, but 48 homes in Cherry Hinton set for approval

25 November 2021

City councillors will detemine the plans at their December 1 meeting.


Play areas planned for Waterbeach homes development

25 November 2021
Play areas planned for Waterbeach homes development

Play areas planned for Waterbeach homes development

25 November 2021

Plans for play areas featuring a ‘landmark’ treehouse climbing frame and other equipment for future children living in Waterbeach have been revealed.

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Taco Bell plans its first Cambridge restaurant

22 November 2021
Taco Bell plans its first Cambridge restaurant

Taco Bell plans its first Cambridge restaurant

22 November 2021

The fast food chain has applied for planning permission.

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Abstract’s Cambridge International Technology Park turned down due to impact on traffic and landscape

19 November 2021
Abstract’s Cambridge International Technology Park turned down due to impact on traffic and landscape

Abstract’s Cambridge International Technology Park turned down due to impact on traffic and landscape

19 November 2021

Councillors voiced concerns over plans for the site near Arm.

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Approval given for more than 200 homes in South Cambridgeshire

16 November 2021
Approval given for more than 200 homes in South Cambridgeshire

Approval given for more than 200 homes in South Cambridgeshire

16 November 2021

Final sign off has been given for 140 new homes in Cottenham and outline plans for 107 homes in Northstowe have also been approved.

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Cambridgeshire County Council pledges further support for Afghan refugees

15 November 2021
Cambridgeshire County Council pledges further support for Afghan refugees

Cambridgeshire County Council pledges further support for Afghan refugees

15 November 2021

It follows a motion by independent councillor Tom Sanderson.


Foxton travel hub plans scaled back by GCP following public feedback

15 November 2021
Foxton travel hub plans scaled back by GCP following public feedback

Foxton travel hub plans scaled back by GCP following public feedback

15 November 2021

The number of car parking and cycle parking spaces is set to be reduced.

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‘Challenging and complex time ahead’ at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge

11 November 2021
 ‘Challenging and complex time ahead’ at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge

‘Challenging and complex time ahead’ at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge

11 November 2021

The challenges being faced were raised at a Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust board directors’ meeting yesterday (November 10).

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