Update on the Hauxton Park and Ride

Tim Watkins of the Greater Cambridge Partnership attended a Trumpington Meadows Community meeting in Nov 2017 to explain the 2 options for increased parking at the Park and Ride. For those of you resident in the development at the time, you may remember a public consultation was done and two options were presented: (1) have…

Update on the Trumpington Meadows Parking scheme

The parking zone notices have been in place for some time in Trumpington Meadows. Since March 2020, there has been a 12 month pause in the roll out of approved parking schemes in Cambridge, which includes the scheme for Trumpington Meadows. Today 09 March 2021, Cambridgeshire County Council Highways and Transport are meeting to decide…

Merry Christmas from TMC!

The Trumpington Meadows Community sends Christmas Greetings to all residents. Have a safe and happy Christmas and we hope that the New Year will bring more vaccinations and less of the virus so that we can all get back to a more normal life. We plan to have our annual meeting in February or March,…

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…

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…

Our Nature Reserve

We are very fortunate to be next door to a beautiful nature reserve. If it hasn’t been apparent before, am sure it has been during the lock down period. Let us all enjoy and take care of it. Photo by a local resident – Marian Gavrilă