Friday, March 22, 2019

A taskforce set up by Cambridgeshire County Council to look at the impact of Brexit says fears have been raised by the community and voluntary sector over “inequalities and poverty, pressures upon their services and funding for their work”.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, March 21, 2019

Concerns have been raised about Cambridgeshire County Council’s decision to back Route A in the East West Rail link consultation – with councillors claiming a new town of up to 30,000 houses in the Bassingbourn area is being supported “almost on a whim”.

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Susan van de Ven
Wednesday, March 20, 2019

A company and the only one of its kind able to look after a youngster subject to specialist needs has gone bust, forcing Cambridgeshire County Council to write off an £85,000 bill.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Monday, March 18, 2019

The county council says it’s new Alconbury £18m headquarters is being designed to exceed the normal levels for sustainability and energy with renewable targets of 30 per cent against the local planning legislation of 10 per cent.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Library computer charges will be ditched after driving users away and only raising a fraction of what had been hoped in what has been branded a “sorry tale of incompetence”.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Friday, March 1, 2019

Ninety per cent of parents across Cambridgeshire have secured a secondary school of their choice for their children for next year.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, February 21, 2019

The public is to be invited to see at first hand the design of the £18 million new headquarters for Cambridgeshire County Council at Alconbury.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Agricultural college graduate Toby Dean – now a sheep farmer and budding entrepreneur- has been revealed as an unsuccessful applicant for the Cambridgeshire County Council farm tenancy that was awarded to deputy leader Roger Hickford.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, February 8, 2019

A “parasite” councillor living 400 miles away from his ward in Cambridge has been slammed as a “blight on our democracy” as it emerges he is the only councillor who will not give up 1.2 per cent of their pay this year in solidarity with workers who had the cut imposed on them.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Friday, February 8, 2019

London drugs gangs are targeting some of the most vulnerable people in the city under cover of “massive pools of darkness” where there is poor street lighting.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Council tax is going up by nearly five per cent after a “chaotic” meeting where councillors debated ways to fill a £13 million hole in their budget.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Monday, January 28, 2019

A special “taskforce” has been set up in Cambridgeshire to help with Brexit amid warnings police could be “dragged away” to help tackle problems in other parts of the UK.

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Susan van de Ven
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Cambridgeshire County Council has hit out at “irresponsible” claims it is in “financial meltdown”, amid claims of poor leadership and uncertainty over the authority’s upcoming budget.

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Lib Dems
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Health chiefs issued a ‘level 2’ warning as a severe bout of cold weather is set to hit Cambridgeshire in the next few days.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

More than a year after he moved into his county council farm, deputy council leader Roger Hickford continues to enjoy a reduced rent whilst preparation for work on his new home is under way.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, January 7, 2019

Over 30 questions have been put to Cambridgeshire County Council as part of our investigation into how the deputy leader of the council Roger Hickford acquired the tenancy of a county council farm.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
Thursday, December 20, 2018

There are calls for better transparency and scrutiny after claims county councillors recommended a loan to extend a council property not realising it is the home of the deputy leader of the council.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, December 13, 2018

The county council has been accused of “punishing” Cambridgeshire residents and council staff as both staff and councillors will have to take three days mandatory leave over the Christmas period, the equivalent of a 1.2 per cent pay cut.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Nearly 200 potential buyers – including those from hoteliers and care providers- have expressed interest in acquiring Shire Hall, Cambridge, the historic headquarters of Cambridgeshire County Council.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Sunday, December 9, 2018

Government support to help pay for the cost of looking after unaccompanied asylum seeking children coming into Cambridgeshire is not meeting the full costs involved, says a new report.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Monday, November 19, 2018

Council leader Steve Count is planning a “gesture of unity” by handing back part of his allowance in support of the 1,800 county council staff forced to take unpaid leave this Christmas as part of cost saving measures.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Friday, November 16, 2018

The cost of building Cambridgeshire County Council’s new headquarters at Alconbury Weald has already increased by 10 per cent without a brick being laid.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Friday, November 2, 2018

As temperatures start to plummet across the country, Brad Grit, Grittney Spears and their gritting entourage are ready to tackle the cold weather as it storms through Cambridgeshire.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, October 24, 2018

In the wake of Cambridgeshire County Council deciding against supporting a ‘people’s vote’ on the final Brexit deal last week, councillor Susan van de Ven has reflected on why she believes it is something that we should all be backing.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Cambridgeshire County Council has decided against supporting the People’s Vote campaign for the public to have a say on the final Brexit deal.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

There are calls for Cambridgeshire County Council to join a push for a “people’s vote” on Brexit amid fears leaving the EU could be harmful for local businesses and residents.

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Susan van de Ven
Thursday, October 4, 2018

The county’s most senior local government officers – together with the chief constable and the chief fire officer – sent an email critical of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority to its chief executive just days before he handed in his resignation.

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James Palmer
Saturday, September 8, 2018

Lorries hauling waste material into an empty quarry in Barrington could force families to leave their homes amid fears of “excruciating” noise and pollution.

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Cambridgeshire County Council

Cambridgeshire County Council will help deliver major schemes like the A505 corridor study, but there are concerns about the workload being put on officers’ shoulders.

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Cambs County Council
Wednesday, July 18, 2018

There are calls for earlier diagnosis of motor neurone disease as Cambridgeshire pledges greater support to sufferers and their carers.

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Cambridgeshire County Council

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