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South Cambridgeshire District Council plans to continue four-day week trial despite funding threats

South Cambridgeshire District Council plans to continue four-day week trial despite funding threats

South Cambridgeshire District Council plans to continue four-day week trial despite funding threats

21 February 2024

The opposition say the £316,000 net saving was ‘miles off’ what had been hoped for.

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Demolition works to begin at former Travis Perkins site in Cambridge

Demolition works to begin at former Travis Perkins site in Cambridge

Demolition works to begin at former Travis Perkins site in Cambridge

21 February 2024

Work to get the site ready has already begun.

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Cambridgeshire fire service living ‘hand-to-mouth’ says fire chief as 2.93% precept rise agreed

Cambridgeshire fire service living ‘hand-to-mouth’ says fire chief as 2.93% precept rise agreed

Cambridgeshire fire service living ‘hand-to-mouth’ says fire chief as 2.93% precept rise agreed

21 February 2024

Suffolk’s decision to withdraw from joint control room will have major impact.

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Plans for 170-home green belt retirement village granted on appeal

Plans for 170-home green belt retirement village granted on appeal

Plans for 170-home green belt retirement village granted on appeal

20 February 2024

The plans had faced backlash from the community.

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Protest over Gaza disrupts Cambridge City Council budget meeting

Protest over Gaza disrupts Cambridge City Council budget meeting

Protest over Gaza disrupts Cambridge City Council budget meeting

18 February 2024

Campaigners chanted ‘ceasefire now’ and asked for the Palestinian flag to be flown from the Guildhall.

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Cambridge City Council agrees 2.99% council tax rise after Labour knocks back Lib Dem proposals

Cambridge City Council agrees 2.99% council tax rise after Labour knocks back Lib Dem proposals

Cambridge City Council agrees 2.99% council tax rise after Labour knocks back Lib Dem proposals

18 February 2024

The budget includes £1m for a redesign of its Guildhall headquarters.

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Revealed: £2 visitor levy proposed for those staying overnight in Cambridge to boost investment

Revealed: £2 visitor levy proposed for those staying overnight in Cambridge to boost investment

Revealed: £2 visitor levy proposed for those staying overnight in Cambridge to boost investment

16 February 2024

The city could be one of the first in the UK to impose a ‘tourist tax’ style charge.

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UK in recession: Government ‘has no coherent policy to grow economy’ says Cambridge expert

UK in recession: Government ‘has no coherent policy to grow economy’ says Cambridge expert

UK in recession: Government ‘has no coherent policy to grow economy’ says Cambridge expert

15 February 2024

But we can expect some tax-cutting to appease voters, he says.

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Orchard Park hotel approved despite concerns over parking

Orchard Park hotel approved despite concerns over parking

Orchard Park hotel approved despite concerns over parking

15 February 2024

The plans were put forward by the developer TLC Group.

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Developers plan ‘five-minute neighbourhoods’ in vision for 5,600-home Hartree in Cambridge

Developers plan ‘five-minute neighbourhoods’ in vision for 5,600-home Hartree in Cambridge

Developers plan ‘five-minute neighbourhoods’ in vision for 5,600-home Hartree in Cambridge

15 February 2024

They have also increased the R&D space planned on site.

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County council plugs £37.4million funding gap to balance budget

County council plugs £37.4million funding gap to balance budget

County council plugs £37.4million funding gap to balance budget

13 February 2024

Councillors agreed to a council tax rise of 4.99 per cent to balance the budget.

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Cambridgeshire’s longest-serving councillor awarded Honorary Alderman title

Cambridgeshire’s longest-serving councillor awarded Honorary Alderman title

Cambridgeshire’s longest-serving councillor awarded Honorary Alderman title

13 February 2024

Cllr Mac McGuire died at the beginning of this year.


Paul Kirkley: I’m exhausted – and it’s only February

Paul Kirkley: I’m exhausted – and it’s only February

Paul Kirkley: I’m exhausted – and it’s only February

11 February 2024

Paul Kirkley: On deranged comments by the government, failing to find evidence of ‘BBC bias’, a detective drama based in Cambridge, and trademarks.


Campaigners given second chance at cinema bid for Mill Road library

Campaigners given second chance at cinema bid for Mill Road library

Campaigners given second chance at cinema bid for Mill Road library

11 February 2024

The former library has been listed again as an asset of community value, which will prevent the building being sold on the open market for six months.

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Cambridge’s Mill Road bridge closure still on hold as legal judgment awaited

Cambridge’s Mill Road bridge closure still on hold as legal judgment awaited

Cambridge’s Mill Road bridge closure still on hold as legal judgment awaited

10 February 2024

A judge will now decide whether the full hearing will go ahead later this year or whether the case will be struck out.

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Could Cambridge’s Shire Hall be saved by a bid from community groups?

Could Cambridge’s Shire Hall be saved by a bid from community groups?

Could Cambridge’s Shire Hall be saved by a bid from community groups?

10 February 2024

Shire Hall in Cambridge has gone back up for sale or lease after the previous preferred bidder pulled out of the deal.

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Councillors to decide on plans for six-storey hotel in Orchard Park in Cambridge

Councillors to decide on plans for six-storey hotel in Orchard Park in Cambridge

Councillors to decide on plans for six-storey hotel in Orchard Park in Cambridge

08 February 2024

The plans have been put forward by TLC Group.

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Pictures show what The Grafton in Cambridge will look like after major redevelopment

Pictures show what The Grafton in Cambridge will look like after major redevelopment

Pictures show what The Grafton in Cambridge will look like after major redevelopment

08 February 2024

Cambridge City Council approved the redevelopment plans on Wednesday.

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Major redevelopment of The Grafton shopping centre in Cambridge recommended for approval

Major redevelopment of The Grafton shopping centre in Cambridge recommended for approval

Major redevelopment of The Grafton shopping centre in Cambridge recommended for approval

05 February 2024

Councillors will rule on the plans for laboratory and office space, alongside shops, restaurants and a hotel.

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Mayoral precept to triple – and council leader fumes that devolution should not be a ‘new excuse to tax local people’

Mayoral precept to triple – and council leader fumes that devolution should not be a ‘new excuse to tax local people’

Mayoral precept to triple – and council leader fumes that devolution should not be a ‘new excuse to tax local people’

05 February 2024

Mayor Dr Nik Johnson says £11m raised will fund buses.

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