Tag: Parish Council

Village Bulb Planting Days

Some bulbs have been acquired to brighten up our village during the early Spring, and any helpers would be useful to help plant them. We will also be planting bluebells in the woods. Collect Daffodils, Narcissi and Bluebells at the Village Hall Planting instructions provided. 10am – 12 Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 October 2016

Village Bulb Planting Days

  Some bulbs have been acquired to brighten up our village during the early Spring, and any helpers would be useful to help plant them. We will also be planting bluebells in the woods. Collect Daffodils, Narcissi and Bluebells at the Village Hall Planting instructions provided. 10am – 12 Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 October 2016

B1050 Road Closures

Gallagher’s, who are undertaking phase 1 of the Northstowe development , and part of this work involves improvements to the B1050,  this was meant to involve closures to the B1050 midweek overnight for about 20 nights, but the work now seems more complex and they require to close the road for two weekends in addition…

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Speed Reduction Measures

At the Annual Parish Council Meeting last night several concerns were raised about the current state of the speed restriction measures installed at the beginning of April at the two entries to the village. The county council have been asked to provide a safety audit and this is a summary of their response: – Location…

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Annul Parish Meeting

Rampton Annual Parish Meeting will be held in the Village Hall, Church End, Rampton on Monday May 11th 2014, at 7.30pm. Agenda To approve the Minutes of the Annual Parish Meeting held on 28th April 2014 Matters arising from the Minutes of the Annual Parish Meeting held on 28th April 2014, not covered elsewhere on this Agenda Annual…

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Dog Mess

Unfortunately, there has been a marked increase in the amount of dog mess on the recreation ground, so check your children’s and your own shoes if you have visited. The Parish Council would like to remind dog owners that dogs are banned at all times from anywhere on the recreation ground. Leaving dog faeces anywhere and especially where children play shows a…

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Speeding in the Village

You may have seen the notice and charts that have been on display in the Parish Council Notice Board. It highlighted the results of a week long survey of traffic speeds on the High Street. In one week in mid October over 8000 vehicles exceeded the speed limit by amount that would have resulted in…

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A Parish Plan

The future is likely to bring a wide range of changes that will impact on Rampton and its residents. One way to adapt to these changes and coincidentally improve village access to funding and other support measures, is for the village to prepare a Parish Plan. Several villages (incl. Cottenham) across South Cambs have already…

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Sustainable Parish Energy Partnership

The Parish Council recently enrolled the village in South Cambridgeshire’s Sustainable Parish Energy Partnership (SPEP). The function of the partnership is to promote greater sustainability and energy efficiency within the village, by highlighting opportunities and organising events like using thermal imaging cameras to show where your house is loosing most heat. There are now 20…

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Trees on the Green

The Village Green is an attractive focal point of the village and is used for a wide range of events. Recent inspection of the five Horse Chestnut trees on the Green showed they were infected with bleeding canker. Similarly infected trees at Over were recently felled. The Parish Council is investigating how serious the infection…

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