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City Deal Board Choses Worst Option for Proposed A428 Busway

One of the projects that the Greater Cambridgeshire City Deal Board is pushing very hard is the provision of better transport links on the A428 corridor. This ofcourse is because the City and South Cambs want to show that their plans to put 3500 houses on Bourn Airfield and 2300 on West Cambourne is viable […]

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Examination of SCDC Local Development Plan reports Preliminary Findings

SCDC revealed today that it had received a letter from Laura Graham, the Planning Inspector examining the Draft Local Development Plan. In her letter Ms Graham pointed out some inconsistencies in the plan as it stands and that the way in which the Council’s evidence base was presented did not give a clear understanding of […]

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South Cambridgeshire announces strategic partnership with Huntingdonshire and City Councils

Tuesday 1 July 2014   Over half a million pounds to be saved as first steps in strategic partnership announced   Sharing building control, legal and ICT services could save neighbouring councils over half a million pounds under a planned new strategic partnership.   In cabinet papers published today (Tuesday 1 July) by South Cambridgeshire […]

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Tumi Hawkins re-elected in Caldecote Ward South Cambridgeshire 2014 Election

The  result is official – I have held onto my seat in the recently concluded local elections in South Cambridgeshire District. The turnout was 46.15% of the electorate and it was good to see so many people turn out, despite the sometimes awful weather that we experienced during the day.   The final count took […]

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UKIP Councillor and MEP Candidate Advocates Discrimination Against Women And Gay People

Hardly a day goes by without some politician being hauled up by the press for saying something they shouldn’t have said. This item about the UKIP Lewes Councillor Donna Edmunds came to my attention as it is trending on facebook, albeit with a slightly distorted version. So I figured I better investigate to get the […]

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