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Children's Play Park Repairs Tues 7th Dec & Wed 8th Dec

Red rocking horse

Contractors will be on site at the children's play park at the QEII Playing Field on Tues 7th Dec & Wed 8th Dec replacing the wet pour surface under the big red rocking horse.

A section of the play park will be closed for two days while the work is carried out.

The toddler part of the play park will be open.

Posted: Thu, 02 Dec 2021 13:40 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: Community, Leisure, children's play park

Advance Warning - Village Hall Car Park Tues 7th & Wed 8th Dec

QEII Playing Field

Anglian Water will be carrying out essential maintenance work on the water pipe at the rear of the QEII Playing Field next week starting on Tuesday. The work will take 2 weeks to complete.

Some of their HGV vehicles are wider than the playing field barrier and part of the playing field fencing will be removed to allow access.

A section of the village hall car park from the Rookery Ramp/steps to the hall... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Dec 2021 13:32 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: community. QEII Playing Field

Think Yellow!

QEII Playing Field- Bulb plantinig

You may think this looks like a bit of rough grass at the bottom of the QEII Playing Field.

Underneath the soil are 351 bulbs which have been carefully planted this week and will burst into colour in the Spring.

The flowers will provide food for insects, pollen for bees as well adding to the natural beauty of the field.

#greenflagaward #pollinators #Spring2022 #Pollinators #COP26Glasgow

Posted: Wed, 10 Nov 2021 13:46 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: Community, Enviornment, QEII Playing Field

Repairs to St. James' Churchyard Wall

St James' Churchyard Wall

Advance Notice

Work is due to start on Monday 28th June to repair the East Boundary wall at St. James Church, Little Paxton.

The wall has extensive damage and is leaning in places.

The works will include rebuilding sections of the wall, pointing, replacing damaged bricks and removing as small section of wall near the protected tree. Two small piers will be built either side of the tree to allow the tree... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 Jun 2021 11:38 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: St James Church, community

Notice of Vacancy

Councillor word

Notice is hereby given pursuant to section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 that due to the resignation of Councillor David Smith there is a vacancy on the Little Paxton Parish Council.

If, within 14 statutory days after the date of this notice, a request for an election to fill the vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer, Huntingdonshire District Council, Pathfinder House, Huntingdon... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Jun 2021 18:42 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: Casual Vacancy

Advance Warning- Mill Lane closure

Advance Warning- Mill Lane closure

Mill Lane will be closed from Little Paxton in May for three days as Anglian Water will be carrying out maintenance work.

Diversion routes will be signposted.

Posted: Thu, 29 Apr 2021 09:55 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: Community

Children's Tallest Sunflower Competition

Large yellow sunflower

The Parish Council is launching its 'Children's Tallest Sunflower Competition'.

The competition is open to all children residing in Little Paxton and pupils at Little Paxton Primary School.

Free to enter. The prize for growing the tallest sunflower will be awarded at the Autumn Flower & Vegetable Show on 11th September.

Closing dater 16th July. Competition Entry forms available on the Council website.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 29 Mar 2021 14:36 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: Children, Nature Reserve, community

Spring into Easter

Holly tree decorated with Easter decorations

Who said ' To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow''?

The daffodil bulbs planted in the Community Garden in October are in full bloom and look vibrant with the different shades of yellow.

If you are walking past the Community Garden as part of your daily exercise, dog walking or going to school, please add a colourful Easter decoration to the Holly Tree.

Its's eggciting!!

#Easter #Spring2021 #LittlePaxton... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 19 Mar 2021 14:02 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: Community, Community Garden

Notice of Vacancy

Notice of Vacancy

Notice is hereby given pursuant to section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 that due to the resignation of Councillor Sally Scotcher there is a vacancy on the Little Paxton Parish Council.

If, within 14 statutory days after the date of this notice, a request for an election to fill the vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer, Huntingdonshire District Council, Pathfinder House, Huntingdon... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 12 Feb 2021 14:36 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: Community

Flood Warnings

Flood Warnings

Message from Environment Agency

Flooding is possible - be prepared

River levels are rising at the St Ives river gauge as a result of the recent rainfall and snowmelt. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. We expect flooding to affect the River Great Ouse from Wyboston to Earith, including Hen Brook, Fox Brook, Brampton Brook, Back Brook, Hall Green Brook, Parsons Drove Drain, Swavesey... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:05 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: Mill Lane Bridge, community

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