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Cambridge Science Park station plans take shape

by Hazel Smith on 8 August, 2012

Hazel and Michael attended another meeting at Shire Hall about plans for the new station. They are considering what bus routes might stop there: the guided buses could continue straight along the old railway line (after crossing Milton Road), in an extended guideway. Also the Citi2 buses could turn there instead of at the Science […]

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Further bus cuts put on hold – but not here

by Hazel Smith on 25 June, 2011

I see that the County Council are now back-tracking on the programme of bus cuts that they’ve already started on. Here in Milton we’ve lost our buses in the evenings and on Sundays. Our every 10-minute service has been cut to every half hour in the day, and many of those buses are delayed if […]

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Bus surveying

by Hazel Smith on 10 April, 2011

Anna Bradnam and I sat at the Tesco bus stops between 5:30 and 11:30 on Friday evening, counting the people using buses into and out of Milton. There were a few amused people passing by who stopped for a chat. And we heard some interesting stories of people’s journeys to work that will be seriously […]

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Residents’ Meeting about Bus Service Cuts

by Hazel Smith on 18 March, 2011

There was a useful public meeting last night in the Community Centre hosted by the Parish Council at which residents could question the bosses of Stagecoach and the county council’s officer responsible for implementing the bus cuts. Lots of villagers spoke out about how the loss of the Citi 2 service and cutting of the […]

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Stagecoach announced last week that they are cutting COMPLETELY the Citi 2 service through Milton. It will turn round at the Science Park. We will just get the 9 bus every half hour through the day. It used to run until 18:40, then 20:15 and 23:15 in the evening to get people home. But the […]

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Cycleway to Impington taking shape

by Hazel Smith on 7 February, 2011

Hazel and Michael went to look at the progress with the new cycleway on Friday. Work has begun on building a cycle path from the landfill site entrance in Butt Lane, to Impington. Those with long memories will know this is a development that has provoked strong feelings in the village. The path is needed […]

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