Tuesday, February 26, 2019

A scheme set up to support up-and-coming Olympic athletes in Cambridgeshire following the 2012 Olympics looks set to be scrapped.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, February 22, 2019

Departing £120,000 a year chief executive Beverley Agass has negotiated a settlement with her bosses at South Cambridgeshire District Council that will include a £200,000 pension contribution to soften the blow.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Local politicians say they will continue to work with South Cambridgeshire MP Heidi Allen after she revealed her departure from the Conservative party to join a new anti-brexit Independent Group.

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European Union
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Beverley Agass, the chief executive of South Cambridgeshire District Council and a former executive director of Fenland District Council, has suddenly left her post.

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Fenland District Council
Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Agricultural college graduate Toby Dean – now a sheep farmer and budding entrepreneur- has been revealed as an unsuccessful applicant for the Cambridgeshire County Council farm tenancy that was awarded to deputy leader Roger Hickford.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Mayor James Palmer admitted tonight that £9,385.87 raised by his ‘charity’ ball last July is yet to be handed over - seven months after he announced the final sum raised would “comfortably top £12,000”.

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James Palmer
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

More than a year after he moved into his county council farm, deputy council leader Roger Hickford continues to enjoy a reduced rent whilst preparation for work on his new home is under way.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Monday, January 7, 2019

Over 30 questions have been put to Cambridgeshire County Council as part of our investigation into how the deputy leader of the council Roger Hickford acquired the tenancy of a county council farm.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Friday, November 30, 2018

Councillors have been left “gobsmacked” and “disturbed” after the authority’s chief financial officer was dismissed, making him the fourth to leave in 18 months.

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Lewis Herbert
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Upgrades to the A10, a study on dualling of the A47 and the Cambridge Metro project are some of the projects that could be potentially be under threat, a finance chief warned today.

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Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority
Monday, October 29, 2018

The high cost of living and working in and around Cambridge has been blamed for problems recruiting staff in some key businesses, and must be addressed if the region is to succeed in the future, a report says.

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Lewis Herbert
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Lib Dem Cllr Susan van de Ven called on the council today (October 16) to support a “people’s vote” on the terms of Brexit, with the possibility of remaining in the EU if it was decided leaving would be a bad idea.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Cambridgeshire County Council has decided against supporting the People’s Vote campaign for the public to have a say on the final Brexit deal.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

There are calls for Cambridgeshire County Council to join a push for a “people’s vote” on Brexit amid fears leaving the EU could be harmful for local businesses and residents.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Thursday, September 27, 2018

A plan to deliver 22,000 jobs and 19,500 new homes in South Cambridgeshire by 2031 has been given final approval – after one of the longest examination periods in the country.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Calls for an independent review to “restore public faith” in the combined authority have been rejected.

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Lucy Nethsingha
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Local and national government have been called on to put aside their differences to tackle the “immoral” housing crisis in Cambridgeshire.

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James Palmer
Monday, September 17, 2018

By an overwhelming majority the planning committee of Cambridgeshire County Council has rejected plans for an energy from waste plant at Waterbeach.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
Sunday, September 16, 2018

A key member of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority – and the only woman member – has used the Lib Dem conference this weekend to launch a blistering and indirect attack on Mayor James Palmer.

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James Palmer
Tuesday, September 4, 2018

The job of a parish councillor is not always the most glamorous one – but now there are calls for the job to be “sexed up” in order to attract more people to the role.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
Wednesday, July 25, 2018

There are calls for a specialist group to investigate the effects of Brexit on the economy of South Cambridgeshire.

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Cambridge City Council
Tuesday, July 3, 2018

The framework for how up to £40 million of loan funding will be used to support an innovative way of delivering affordable housing in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough has taken a step forward.

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James Palmer
Friday, June 29, 2018

Government ministers say local leaders need to prove they can work better together before they receive more funding for new transport and infrastructure schemes.

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Lewis Herbert
Friday, June 1, 2018

Almost £60,000 in fines has been handed to 18 people at Smithy Fen Travellers’ site in Cottenham after they were prosecuted for breaching planning conditions.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
Friday, May 4, 2018

Lib Dems seized control today of South Cambridgeshire District Council. They now have 30 councillors, Conservatives 11, Labour two, and there are two independents.

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South Cambridgeshire District Council

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