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Skatepark closed

skatepark_1The Haslingfield skatepark has been closed until further notice until essential repairs are carried out. There are some holes in the ramps which means it is not safe to use. We will try to get this repaired as soon as possible.

Haslingfield Allotment Gardeners Association – AGM

Vegetable GardenThe Haslingfield Allotment Gardeners Association (HAGA) is holding its Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 8th December in the Little Rose Pub in the village from 7.30pm. We are looking for new members and anyone interested in helping with the allotments which are on the road to Harston. The site is currently fully occupied and no waiting list. Anyone with green fingers is welcome.

Ron van der Hoorn – Treasurer

Allotment Meeting

vegetable_garden_194668The Haslingfield Allotment Gardeners Association (HAGA) is having their quarterly committee meeting on Tuesday 13th October 2015 in the Little Rose at 19:30. They have  no vacant plots but if want to go on the waiting list to grow your own produce or just want to know more then please come along.
Ron van der Hoorn – Treasurer

Cambridgeshire Crimestoppers


This is in order to advise local residents on how to avoid being a victim of doorstep crime.
Crimestoppers is a charity that run campaigns aimed at generating intelligence that can be used by our local constabulary to detect and thereby prevent crime. We provide 100% anonymity to those who pass us information and often receive intelligence that people would otherwise not have passed directly to the police. Please read: Doorstep Crime Crimestoppers – Newsletters Article

Plans for Cambridge United’s new stadium and Trumpington sports village to be unveiled next week.


Please find below an invitation to the event that has been sent to more than 7,000 residents of Abbey and Trumpington and advertised locally.  Throughout the course of the day, a team will be holding talks every 2 hours around the consultation boards.

18th May 2015 – 12pm to 9pm – Trumpington Meadows Primary School, Kestrel Rise, Trumpington CB2 9YA

19th May 2015 – 12pm to 9pm – Supporters Club, R Costings Abbey Stadium, Newmarket Road CB5 LN
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Would You Like to be a Parish Councillor?

The Haslingfield Parish Council meets on the second Monday of each month in the Village Hall. It is responsible for advising SCDC on planning issues, the parish budget, management of the VillageHall, Skatepark, Play Area and Recreation ground, footpaths etc. If you are interested in becoming involved with running the parish and contributing to decision making which affects your village please contact the Parish Clerk, Frances Laville on 01223 264360 or email: or attend one of the monthly meetings and get a feeling as to what is involved.

New Bus Service from Trumpington P&R to Railway Station

Bus A new Route ‘R’ bus service has been launched in Cambridge and will run on the Guided Busway with a five minute journey time.

 The service will help reduce congestion into the city and offer a real alternative to those who travel by car to the rail station and its surrounding area  each day. Read more