Huntingdonshire, England Newswire

Huntingdonshire, England Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Huntingdonshire, England.

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  1. Farming firm submits plans for anaerobic digester at village siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Hunts Post

    A farming firm has submitted plans for a new anaerobic digester which it hopes will convert thousands of tonnes of waste crops into gas and heat. Collmart Growers, of Pondersbridge, near Ramsey, has applied to Huntingdonshire District Council to site the digester opposite its packing and storage facilities in The Drove.

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  2. Drivers warned of A14 closuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Hunts Post

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  3. Call for better student discount for users of the guided busway in HuntingdonshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Hunts Post

    College pupils from around Huntingdonshire are calling for student pricing to be available on the guided busway route to Cambridge. Dozens of students from the area use the busway, which runs from Huntingdon and St Ives into Cambridge, to get to school and college, but face having to pay A 250 a term.

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  4. Homes in Huntingdonshire left without powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Hunts Post

    Complaints of homes without power in the area were reported earlier this afternoon and power is said to be back on between 4pm-5pm. A spokesman for UK Power Networks said: "We were investigating a high voltage overhead electricity line fault which caused a power cut in the local area."

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  5. Crematorium plan put on hold for the second time as council calls for new traffic dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Hunts Post

    An application for a new crematorium on the parish border between Broughton and Wyton was deferred for a second time on Monday night over traffic concerns. The planning application was put back by councillors at Huntingdonshire District Council after they concluded that further traffic surveys would need to be carried out in order for a decision to be made.

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  6. Bakery chain submits plans for new branch in HuntingdonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Hunts Post

    The firm, which has more than 1,700 outlets across the UK, has applied to Huntingdonshire District Council for permission to install air conditioning and extractor equipment in a pod unit at the Bridge Centre, in St Peter's Road. The firm already has a branch in Huntingdon's High Street as well as others at Brampton Hut services, St Ives, and St Neots.

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  7. Calls for action to reduce waiting time for cervical screening resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Hunts Post

    Calls has been made to bring down waiting times for cervical screening results after a Houghton woman said she had to wait three months to receive hers. Deborah Bacon was shocked when she was told by a nurse at her surgery that she would have to wait 12 weeks to receive her smear test results.

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  8. Investigators still working to identify cause of pollution in River Great Ouse at HuntingdonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Hunts Post

    An investigation into how a large quantity of pollutant leaked into the River Great Ouse in Huntingdon is still ongoing, according to the Environment Agency. Investigators were able to contain much of the oily substance using specialist equipment on Friday and Saturday after reports of a leakage emerged on Thursday.

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  9. Police bid to reunite 'stolen' items with Huntingdonshire homeownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Hunts Post

    Police are trying to trace the owners of a haul of items they believe have been stolen from properties around Huntingdonshire. In a post on Facebook on Friday, police posted pictures of a number of items recovered recently that they believe have been stolen.

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  10. Knife amnesty announced by police amid surge in weapons offences in HuntingdonshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Hunts Post

    A knife amnesty will take place in Cambridgeshire next week in a bid to tackle associated crime and take weapons off the streets. A knife amnesty will take place in Cambridgeshire next week in a bid to tackle associated crime and take weapons off the streets.

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  11. Residents hit out at plans for hundreds of new homes in villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | Hunts Post

    Fears over increased traffic and pressure on schools and the doctor's surgery have been raised by residents who are opposed to a planned development of more than 200 homes in Warboys. However, residents in Warboys are objecting to the plans over fears the village will be unable to cope with more new homes.

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  12. St Neots man Kai Nazir is jailed for life for the murder of Chris WestRead the original story

    Monday Sep 10 | Hunts Post

    The Hunts Post is a quality free newspaper which is delivered to more than 40,000 homes in Huntingdonshire and South Cambridgeshire (and bought by a further 2,000 people).

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  13. Huntingdonshire pub is named best in the country for a second timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Hunts Post

    It is the second time The Cock has brought home the title, after winning for the first time in 2013. The pub, which is situated in High Street, is part of the Cambs Cuisine group, which also manages the Three Horeshoes in Madingley, the Cambridge Chop House, and Smokeworks Founder of the pub, Oliver Thain said: "We're utterly thrilled to win this award.

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  14. New relationship blossoming between hospital and charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | Hunts Post

    A blossoming new relationship between the Woodlands Centre at Hinchingbrooke Hospital and the Malcolm Whales Foundation, will see a patch of outdoor space at the hospital receive a new lease of life. The Huntingdonshire-based Malcolm Whales Foundation, which raises money to support younger people who have received a cancer diagnosis, has pledged thousands of pounds to regenerate the garden area, which is located next to the waiting room.

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  15. Plans for part of A14 upgrade to become a motorwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | Ely Standard

    Highways England is proposing for an 18-mile section of the A14 to be classified as a motorway once upgrade work is complete, under plans that have been announced today. The move will create an unbroken motorway link between London and Peterborough, which Highways England hope will increase safey and improve journeys by encouraging Huntingdonshire based drives and long-distance traffic onto the suitable routes.

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  16. Last call for entries as deadline looms for Huntingdonshire Business AwardsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 6 | Hunts Post

    Organised by the Hunts Post, the highly-regarded awards celebrate their 21st anniversary this year and, since their inception, have recognised the best and the brightest in the district's business community. The awards ceremony will take place at the Burgess Hall, in St Ives, on November 2 and all winners will be announced on the evening.

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  17. Railway compensation scheme to be extended for Huntingdonshire passengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Hunts Post

    Govia Thameslink Railway is extending the additional industry compensation scheme for passengers in Huntingdonshire most affected by disruption caused by the introduction of the May timetable. In addition to an existing offer of payments to season ticket holders, regular travellers such as part-time workers who do not have a season ticket, could now be eligible for compensation.

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  18. Greenfield fears over developer's housing bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | Hunts Post

    According to the planning agent, Morrons Planning, the homes could be built in Upwood Road along with open space and a play facility. The development will feature one, two, three and four-bedroom homes, with Morrons saying some 40 per cent of the properties will be affordable.

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  19. Cambridgeshire County Council wants to spend over half a million pounds on new speed camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | Cambridge Evening News

    There are plans for a 600,000 investment in new speed cameras in Cambridgeshire, with hopes the new equipment will reduce the number of deaths and serious injuries on the county's roads. New digital cameras are proposed for sites across the county to replace old film cameras which are currently in use.

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  20. Tottenham Hotspur Legends and FA Cup coming to Huntingdonshire as part of fundraising fun dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | Hunts Post

    The FA Cup is coming to Huntingdonshire this weekend and football fans are being offered the chance to grab a quick snap with the iconic trophy. The Three Jolly Butchers pub in Houghton will be hosting the cup as part of a day of fundraising fun on Sunday in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support and the Woodlands Centre at Hincingbrooke Hospital.

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