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Hazel’s report April 2018

by Hazel Smith on 11 April, 2018

Not many meetings have happened at SCDC this month: everyone is hunkering down into election mode. Waterbeach Community Forum had its first meeting on 14th, taking over from the Joint Parishes Meeting that Anna had started. This was quite a useful information-sharing event: there was no stunning news on the A10 study, just confirmation that […]

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Anna’s reports for March 2018

by Hazel Smith on 2 March, 2018

County Councillor’s Report for Parishes – March 2018 – Anna Bradnam for Milton, Landbeach, Waterbeach, Chittering, Horningsea and Fen Ditton Council Tax The County Council voted to increase Council Tax by 2.99% on top of the 2% increase for Adult Social Care. This will raise nearly £8 million. All parties agreed the increase and that […]

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Hazel’s report March 2018

by Hazel Smith on 2 March, 2018

District Councillors Report – March 2018 – Hazel Smith Chisholm Trail and Abbey-Chesterton Bridge We are told that the collapse of Carillion will not jeopardise the timetable and plans for the bridge. Incinerator planning application at Amey The meeting in Waterbeach on Monday 29th was unsatisfactory. Many questions were raised and the answers from Amey […]

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County Councillor’s Report for Parishes – January 2018 – Anna Bradnam for Milton, Landbeach, Waterbeach, Chittering, Horningsea and Fen Ditton Cambridgeshire County Council aims to make savings in 2018-19 of £35 million on top of the £215 million saved since 2011. The ruling group have asked the Officers to deliver services more cheaply, without having […]

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Yesterday we got the result we had hoped for when the new Guidance for sewage companies in Wales was published. Later this year DEFRA will be deciding whether to adopt the same guidance in England. The big change that we had campaigned for, is that caravans and day rooms WILL be treated like buildings when […]

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Thank you for your support in the County Election

by Maurice Leeke on 3 May, 2013

Having just returned from the election count in Cambourne, I would just like to a say a heartfelt “thank you” to all of you who supported me in the election. I really do value the confidence you have shown in me and I am looking forward to working for the whole community as your County […]

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What you are saying on the doorstep

by Maurice Leeke on 23 April, 2013

Waterbeach Development Judging by the comments of local people, it seems that the penny is beginning to drop about just how large the Conservatives’ proposed New Town will be. Many people have said that they thought it was just the airfield that was threatened. They hadn’t realised that the Conservatives are also proposing that all […]

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What is the County Council for?

by Barry Platt on 16 April, 2013

County councils exist to ensure that certain services are available to the residents of their area. Cambridgeshire county council is currently run by the Conservatives; the Liberal Democrats are the main opposition.  The Conservatives have just increased the council tax by 2%. Are the Conservatives doing a good job of providing basic services? Hardly.  They […]

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