Scam Alerts

Fake Covid-19 Vaccine Scam Text Scammers continue to exploit the confusion and urgency of the coronavirus pandemic to commit fraud on unsuspecting victims – this time by way of a fake text claiming the recipient can get a dose of one of the newly-approved vaccines. The bogus message, seen below, states that the recipient is entitled to…

COVID-19 Update

Recent local epidemiology reports confirm that there has been a significant rise in infections in East Cambridgeshire. As you will be aware, there is now a new variant of the COVID-19 virus which is becoming the dominant strain within this area and studies to date indicate that this new strain is approximately 70% more contagious…

Census 2021

The census is happening in March 2021.  The attached handbook explains what the census is, why it matters to everyone and how we can work together to spread the word within your community. Census 2021 Handbook

Scamnesty 2020

Following on from the National Trading Standards (NTS) Scams Team’s hugely successful FASathon campaign, the team are delighted to announce that they will be running Scamnesty (a scam mail amnesty) throughout December. Scamnesty is designed to encourage everyone in the UK to have a chat with their loved ones about scams and to send in…

Covid-safe Winter

With lockdown now ended, a communications toolkit has been devised to inform about taking part in activities safely, in the run up to Christmas, within the rules of Tier 2. Be Covid-safe this Winter Be Covid-safe this Winter – Phase 2  

Renovation of Prickwillow War Memorial

You may have noticed that the War Memorial in Prickwillow was taken away for renovation earlier in the year.  It has now returned, beautifully restored, to stand proud in the village once again.  The cenotaph is made from Portland Limestone and is in the Art Deco style.  As well as a complete refurbishment, two further…