The South Cambs Local Plan to build more than 19,000 homes by 2031 is the longest running proposal of its kind in the country – and councillors fear “damage has been done to the district” as a result of the drawn-out process.
The parent of a student who took her GCSEs at Bassingbourn Village College this year has said it’s unfair the school offered extra maths tuition to high-achieving students, and not to others needing extra support to get the top grades.
The manager of an Indian restaurant in Bassingbourn-cum-Kneesworth has continued to pledge his support for the village cricket team with a free meal for them and their visiting opponents from Liverpool.
A takeover of bus services in Bassingbourn and the surrounding areas has been welcomed by villagers concerned about the future of these services, although there has been some criticism about the surprise fare price hike.
This weekend saw 400 runners take part in the Bassingbourn Brainstrust Half Marathon – the event attracted a host of runners from Royston and South Cambs, with many also travelling across the country to take part.