Local News

Broadband Codes of Practice Consultation

If you’ve ever been tied into a badly performing broadband contract, you may wish to submit to the Ofcom consultation about strengthening the Broadband Speeds Codes of Practice under which providers operate.

Dangerous Driving Consultation and Cycle Safety

The government, this week, published its response to the consultation on driving offences and penalties for those who cause death or serious injury. I was delighted with the response which recognised that dangerous driving wrecks lives and deserves the maximum penalty.

Cambourne Post Office

I’m delighted to announce that Cambourne’s new mobile Post Office is up and running and wanted to post details of its operational routine here:

Rail Consultation for East Midlands Trains

If you live in the north-west part of South Cambridgeshire (for example in the Gamlingay - Croxton - Cambourne area) and frequently use the East Midlands train lines that run from Bedford to the East Midlands, please consider submitting to the Department for Transport’s consultation on proposals

A14 closures for 25th to 29th September

As advised this morning by Highways England this week’s planned closures due to the A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon improvement scheme are as follows:

A14 closures from 11th to 15th September

Highways England have advised me of this week’s A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon improvement scheme’s planned closures which include the A14 eastbound between St Ives and Bar Hill, as well as A1 closures with diversions onto the A1198.

A14 Closure 4th & 5th September

Highways England last week installed a temporary bailey bridge over the A14 near Swavesey. The temporary bridge will allow contractors to move material across the A14 to build the north side of the new Swavesey junction without taking vehicles on the A14.