Look out, look out, thieves about 😠 Gamlingay – Elizabeth Way. Between 23:30 hrs on 16/10/18 and 07:00 hrs on 17/10/18. Unknown offender has broken into a works van and taken vehicle equipment. Crime ref: 35/38115/18
KMG planning application There has been an amendment to the planning application. This will be discussed on the 23rd October 7pm at the Planning Committee meeting in the Kier Suite, Eco Hub. All welcome. http://plan.scambs.gov.uk/swiftlg/MediaTemp/1151813-827182.53_-_Factory_and_Housing_Relationship_Sketch-Model.pdf
Public meeting about land to the South of West Road development
Free family fun day https://www.greensandtrust.org/Event/feed-the-birds-2018
A whole day of family-friendly fun at the end of the Half Term holidays. Come and spend the day at Rushmere Country Park learning more about our feathered friends and how we can feed them and help them thrive. Aimed at the whole family - don’t forget your binoculars!
Crafty half term activity https://www.greensandtrust.org/Event/autumn-wreath-workshop
Join The Greensand Trust and local craftsman Guy Lambourne of Wassledine for a visit to Maulden Wood and an enjoyable and productive craft session at the Trust’s Working Woodlands Centre where you'll learn to make a stunning Autumnal Wreath.
Suspect a driver is under the influence? Residents in Fulborn did - "Concerned public called in about a vehicle all over the road near Fulbourn. Officers locate vehicle and driver arrested. He blew twice the drink drive limit and now faces a ban. We're very grateful to the public for their help! " Between July 2017 and May this year, 787 people were arrested in Cambridgeshire on suspicion of driving under the influence of drink and drugs. Help us catch those planning to do just that by calling 0800 032 0845 or report online at http://ow.ly/icux30m4V1z ... See more
Report a person or persons driving dangerously
Suspect drug dealing? Please report each and every incident to the Police https://www.cambs.police.uk/information-and-services/Drug-networking
Drug networking, also known as county lines, involves organised crime groups extending their drug dealing business from big cities into new areas.
Mammogram appointments A resident recently raised a concern that the boundaries have been changed and we are now part of Beds Primary Care Trust. Routine mammogram appointments which used to be at Tesco at St Neots or in Biggleswade are now being sent to Luton or Dunstable hospital and the next nearest option is Baldock. We contacted Greensand Medical Pracice for some more information on this. The Practice Manager explained that some Cambridgeshire patients will have been transferred under the Beds & Herts Scheme and therefore asked to attend the L & D, whereas depending on location, some will continue to be sent appointments for Tesco's in St Neots. They have advised that if a patient expresses a specific wish to attend St Neots rather than travel to Luton, they should call the Breast Unit on 01223 217627, who may be able to transfer them back, but there may be a wait. ... See more
What sort of things does the Parish Council support with grant funding? A few examples: Youth Club and Cafe - Forward Gamlingay! 💁♂️💁♀️ Christmas meals - Blythe Way lunch club, Avenalls Way and WI 🎄🎅 Woggles - Gamlingay and Gransden Scouts⚜ Poppy wreath and annual donation - Royal British Legion Help for local families - Autism Beds Start up costs - Gamlingay Schools out club Planters - Gardening Club Music and bereavement therapy - EACH childrens hospice Help for local people - Cambridgeshire Hearing Help Medical support - MAGPAS Goalposts - Gamlingay football club IT equipment - local pre school Scanner - History Society ... See more
Grants The Parish Council has around £2000 in its budget to assist local groups this financial year. If your group needs some money for a specific item or project before Christmas, please submit an application form by the 31st October. There will be another opportunity to apply for grants in February (if there are any funds left!) Grant information and forms are available on our website https://gamlingay-pc.gov.uk/financial-information/2018-19/ Do contact us if you need any more information. ... See more