Trumpington Meadows Community discusses local planning issues and hears of Grosvenor’s Proposal for Housing to the South

On Thursday 12 November over 20 members of the Community joined a zoom meeting in which developments in the planning system were presented and some local issues were discussed. Grosvenor, the developer of Trumpington Meadows, showed slides of a possible further development of up to 750 houses between Trumpington Meadows and the M11. The Community…

Anstey LEAP on Consort Avenue

This LEAP (Local Education Authority Playground) on Consort Avenue is a council owned playground designed for 5 to 8 year olds. It was constructed in about 2014. Unlike other playgrounds, this one did not have a safety fence around it, to stop young children running into the road while playing. Furthermore, some dog owners have…

Trumpington Meadows allotments

It is less than two years since the allotments at the north end of the park were opened and enormous productivity is being achieved by many in the Trumpington Meadows Community. There are huge sunflowers requiring step ladders to measure their competitive height, and courgettes and beans available from those who are producing too many.…

Unit 3 local centre planning permission approved

Preview(opens in a new tab) The long vacant Unit 3 at the Local centre has had planning permission approved for a shop fit which should start shortly. This unit has been taken on by award winning Architects Chadwick, Dryer, and Clarke. Seven employees will be moving into this new studio from King St Cambridge once…

Cambridge Drive-In Cinema

8 Days – 2 Weekends – 16 films! Spectacular cinema arrives at Trumpington Park & Ride on 20-31 August 2020 Cambridge Film Project presents a drive-in cinema experience at the Trumpington Park & Ride between 20-31 August. 16 Films to choose from over 8 days. Watch one or watch them all in the comfort and…

Planning Application for Anstey Hall

The committee has received notice that planning application for building 87 apartments between Anstey Hall and Trumpington Meadows has been submitted to the City Council. The plans are for 87 2-bedroom apartments, flanking a new public park to the south of Anstey Hall in order to provide assisted-living accommodation for people over 65. The Listed…