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Cambridge Cycling Campaign don’t like our right to petition

We have a new petition online, which asks for the City council to more carefuly consider the application for the northern Chisholm Trail. Find our more and sign it here. The reason why – heavy environmental impacts and near absence … Continue reading

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Planning response C/5007/16/CC cycleway from Coldhams Lane to River Cam

The following is our response as made on 7/10/16.

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Response to 16/1375/OUT | A phased redevelopment of the football stadium

Dear City Council Our following comments are in connection with the Abbey Road Stadium improvements 16/1375/OUT | A phased redevelopment of the football stadium. We welcome this application as an excellent opportunity for the community and club to secure improvements … Continue reading

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Chisholm Trail planning application C/5007/16/CC – appeal for assistance in scrutiny by 29 September

Following on from the Abbey-Chesterton Bridge application, a second application has been made by Cambridgeshire County Council to itself for the construction of northern sections of the Chisholm Trail.  The two applications are interlinked, but not considered in combination. It … Continue reading

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Save Ditton Meadows : Petition against Chesterton Bridge application

The application for the Chesterton-Abbey Bridge will have significant impacts on Ditton Meadows.  Many people have not been able to respond due to the council website crashing or being away on holiday.  The application was made with little publicity at … Continue reading

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Ridgeons site development and effects on common

There was an article in the Cambridge News about the Ridgeons site development : http://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/Fresh-vision-250-homes-Ridgeons-site-Cambridge/story-28295851-detail/story.html A major concern is that the guidance appears to presume that the cycleway goes down Brampton Road, which means that the council may well try … Continue reading

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December wildlife on the common

The weather has been warm (and muddy ) in December, but there are still winter birds to see. Asides from redwings and occasionally fieldfares feeding on berries on the railway line, several species seem to appear on the common mainly … Continue reading

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