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Bus Service 27

Stagecoach has started a consultation to look at improving the local bus timetables. This mainly affects route 26 from Cambridge to Royston whereby this would stop at Trumpington P&R and would give an hourly service between Cambridge and Royston. The MAIN PROBLEM with this is that they will STOP ROUTE 27 from Guilden Morden to Cambridge which runs through Haslingfield. If you feel that this service 27 through Haslingfield should be maintained then please reply to the consultation here before 19th March 2017, Email: cambridge.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com or write to: Stagecoach, 100 Cowley Road, Cambridge, CB4 0DN !

Hare and Hounds – Pop Up Pub

For all Haslingfield residents who are interested in the Hare and Hounds Community Pub proposal, the steering committee is organising a “POP UP PUB” event. They would love you to join them on:

Friday 24th February in the Harlton Village Hall. Doors open at 6.00 pm until 11.00 pm.

You will be able to purchase beer, wine, spirits and soft drinks including a real treat with a barrel of Zulu Dawn from local brewery Lord Conrad’s. Food at the pop-up pub this Friday is by Holy Schnitzels from 6:30 onwards. Hear the latest progress on the bid to buy the Hare and Hounds pub. Let’s all join in and make this a fabulous evening!

Hare and Hounds – Pop Up Pub

For all Haslingfield residents who are interested in the Hare and Hounds Community Pub proposal, the steering committee is organising a “POP UP PUB” event. They would love you to join them on:

Friday 20th January in the Harlton Village Hall. Doors open at 6.00 pm until 11.00 pm.

You will be able to purchase beer, wine, spirits and soft drinks including a real treat with a barrel of Golden Shower (4.1%) from local brewery Son of Sid Brewery in Little Gransden. Food at the pop-up pub this Friday is from local restaurant La Pergola and is lasagne, gnocchi and salad. Hear the latest progress on the bid to buy the Hare and Hounds pub. Let’s all join in and make this a fabulous evening!

Community Bid to Buy the Hare and Hounds update

As you may be aware, the Hare and Hounds in our neighbouring village of Harlton closed at the end of October. There is a community effort underway to buy and reopen it. To find out more, please log on to www.helpthehareandhounds.org.
They are almost there but need to raise a little bit more so if you are interested in buying shares in the pub then please pledge by contacting John Watson. Details on how to do this are here: H&H January letter-signed pdf.

Connections Bus

The Connections Bus Project is a mobile youth facility on a converted double decker bus that visits Haslingfield on a weekly basis. The bus is open and free to anyone in School Year 7 and above. Facilities include games consoles, internet access, music, crafts, sports equipment, tuck shop and much more.  The bus parks at Haslingfield recreation Ground car park from 16:00 to 18:00 every term-time Wednesday.  More details are here: Connections Bus 2017

Environment Working Party

The next environmental working party is on Sunday January 8th at 2 pm and any volunteers are very welcome to lend a hand.  We will meet on the Wellhouse meadow, on the North side near the trees.

Please contact me if you wish to get further details. All are welcome, including children.

Jay Cole (jaythevamper@gmail.com or 870688)

Traffic Calming – the next stage

TrafficThe Haslingfield Parish Council is looking for volunteers to join the traffic calming workgroup.

If you live in the village and are interested, then please see here for more information.