Little Paxton Parish Council

Serving the people of Little Paxton

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Clerk: Mrs Jenny Gellatly
11 Hayling Avenue, Little
Paxton, St. Neots
Cambridgeshire PE19 6HG

Author: Jenny Gellatly

Community Bunting Sewing Bee

Community Bunting Sewing Bee

Thank you to everyone who has contributed material for the community bunting for the Little Paxton Celebrates 125 years event.

We have been delighted and overwhelmed with the response from residents. There are a number of volunteers in the village who are busy cutting, machining and sewing the bunting together.

St James Church and its grounds will looking stunning in November.

We are have enough material... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Aug 2019 13:00 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: community, LittlePaxtonCelebrates125

Volunteering Opportunity

Volunteering Opportunity

The Paxton Pits Nature Reserve needs your help. Volunteers are required to help at the Paxton Pits Visitors Centre. If you have a spare couple of hours a week this is a great opportunity to meet new people and help keep the Visitors Centre open 7 days a week, 52 weeks a year.#Little Paxton#serious aboutnstneots

Please contact Robyn Staddon Tel 07704 019620 or email Robyn.Staddon@huntingdonshire.gov.uk... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Aug 2019 08:49 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: community, Leisure

Connections Youth Bus

Connections Youth Bus

The Connections Youth Bus will be in the village every Thursday during the school holidays starting 25th July 7pm - 9pm in the Little Paxton Village Hall Car Park.

Who can hop on the bus? - anyone going into Year 7 or above.

The Bus has internet access, Xbox 360, karaoke,music, tuck shop, information, advice, crafts and lots more...

Two youth workers are always on board. Free admission.

Tell you friends... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:59 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: QEII Playing Field, community, Connection Bus

Looking for Superfast Broadband in Little Paxton?

Looking for Superfast Broadband in Little Paxton?

Superfast broadband is much faster and more reliable - for work, learning and leisure. Almost two-thirds of homes and businesses that could not get it before have already switched to fibre-based broadband services.

The Connecting Cambridgeshire programme has been rolling out superfast broadband to areas that are not being covered by commercial providers. As part of this programme, most of Little Paxton... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:41 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: Community Led PLan, community

Floodlights on the Multi Use Games Area

Floodlights on the Multi Use Games Area

At the request of young people who enjoy using the multi use game area, the Parish Council has applied to Huntingdonshire District Council to extend the flood lights times from 9pm to 10pm.

If anyone wishes to comment on the planning application, please contact HDC. The planning reference is 19/00829/S73 and deadline for responses 25th May.

www.huntingdonshire.gov.uk or email developmentcontrol@huntingdonshire.gov.uk... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 09 May 2019 08:48 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: community, Leisure, Planning, Community Led Plan

Tesco Bags of Help for improved storage for sports equipment in Little Paxton

Tesco Bags of Help for improved storage for sports equipment in Little Paxton

Little Paxton Parish Council is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative.

Please vote for our project to create a more accessible area to store sports equipment including football goals, cricket equipment and netball goals for the community.

Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch the funding scheme, which sees grants of £4,000, £2,000 and £1,000... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 May 2019 13:51 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: QEII Playing field, community, Children

Mick George Skip of Gold

Mick George Skip of Gold

Thank you to everyone who voted for the Little Paxton Community Sports Storage project - Mick George Skip of Gold Competition.

Congratulations to Cambridgeshire Royals Dragonboat Club who won the competition.

#CambridgeshireRoyalsDragonboat#MickGeorge#Huntspost

Posted: Thu, 02 May 2019 10:42 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: Community

Calling all business in Little Paxton

Calling all business in Little Paxton

Do you have your own business in Little Paxton? Do you run a sports/fitness club that meets in the village on a regular basis?

As part of the Community Led Plan, the Council is enhancing its website and will create a page which lists businesses in the village. If you wish your business mentioned on the littlepaxtonparishcouncil.gov.uk the website, please email the Clerk with the business name, contact... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Apr 2019 09:31 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: Community Led PLan

Mick George Skip of Gold Finalist

Mick George Skip of Gold Finalist

Mick George Skip of Gold

Little Paxton Parish Council has been short listed as one of the Mick George Skip of Gold finalists to win £1000.

The Council project is to develop an improved community storage area (village hall compound) for sports equipment that will promote health & well being.

Please vote for our project. The finalist with the most votes wins £1000

www.mickgeorge.co.uk/huntsgoldvoting... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Apr 2019 15:10 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: Leisure, community, Children

No Cold Calling Zones

No Cold Calling Zones

The Community Led Plan highlighted the need for Cold Calling zones in the village.

Cold Calling zones were first set up in the UK by Cambridgeshire Trading Standards. They are designated areas ( streets, cul de sacs etc) which aim to deter uninvited sales people and help give residents the confidence to say 'no' to doorstep callers.

Cold calling zones help stop potential rogue traders and distraction... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 10:25 by Jenny Gellatly

Tags: Crime, community