Launch of Pocket SmartPanels

Connecting Cambridgeshire’s Smart programme is working to provide improved travel choices to make journeys easier and encourage more people to use public transport.  Click on the link to find out more. Comms toolkit for Pocket SmartPanel launch

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Scams Awareness Fortnight

Please come and support one of the scams prevention drop-in events that are being planned. At the moment, three dates and times have been confirmed. Three further events are planned and will be confirmed when the details are finalised.   Wednesday 16th June – Sawston Co Op car park 10.30 – 2.30. Friday 17th June…

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Election of the Mayor 2021-2022

At the virtual Annual Council Meeting held on the 4th May 2021, Cllr Sue Austen was installed as the Mayor of the City of Ely and Chairman of the Council.  Her Consort is Cllr Alan Arnold.  Cllr Richard Morgan was elected as Deputy Mayor and his wife, Mrs Jane Morgan as the Deputy Mayoress.

Let’s Talk About Loneliness – Survey

This week, Cambridgeshire County Council launched the ‘Let’s Talk About Loneliness’ survey for groups and organisations across the county tackling loneliness to make their voices heard. They want to map out the opportunities available to people across the county to connect with members of their community and understand where help is available, and the support…

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Cambridgeshire Hearing Help – Re-opening of Services

Coronavirus update:    April 2021: CHH Hearing Aid Maintenance (HAM) Centres open for appointments. If you are an NHS hearing aid user, or relative, friend or carer of an NHS hearing aid user, Cambridgeshire Hearing Help is pleased to announce the limited re-opening of its hearing aid re-tubing service. If your HEARING AID NEEDS CLEANING AND…

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Go Left

Go Left is Highways England’s 2021 Breakdown campaign which aims to improve road users’ awareness and confidence around what to do in the event of a breakdown on a motorway, including those without a hard shoulder, helping people feel more capable and equipped, should it happen to them. While breakdown advice can’t be boiled down…

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Setting of Precept for 2021-2022

SETTING OF PRECEPT FOR 2021/22 Parish council precepts – This is the amount of any precepts from parish councils issued to the billing authority and taken into account when calculating the authority’s council tax requirement. Council Tax Requirement is the amount of money the councils need to raise from council tax to fund council spending…

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Support for Home Energy Costs

CHESS project supports households struggling to pay their energy bills. Do you know someone who is struggling to pay their heating bills? Have you checked that your family and friends are managing to stay warm this winter? The newly launched Cambridgeshire Home Energy Support Service (CHESS) is on hand to help residents in East Cambridgeshire…

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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…

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