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Re-elect Cllr Tim Ward

by Ian Manning on 8 May, 2014

Tim Ward is restanding as your City Councillor for Arbury. Tim is the executive Councillor for Planning and Sustainable Transport.  As part of this role he has overseen the introduction of 20mph speed limits of residential streets and the submission of the Cambridge Local Plan – the document that safeguards Cambridge’s future until 2031. Tim Ward first […]

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Planning applications in Arbury

by Alan Levy on 21 October, 2013

The following planning applications have been received for land in Arbury. For further information click on the links below 13/1316/FUL 105 Darwin Drive Erection of a single storey outbuilding. 13/1470/FUL Co-operative Retail Services Ltd, 175 Histon Road Replacement of shop-fronts and auto-door, new mechanical plant on flat roof and new louvres 13/1489/FUL 20 Holland Street […]

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Preserving and enhancing the best of Cambridge

by Alan Levy on 26 August, 2013

The City council recently voted to approve the new Local Plan for the last round of consultation before submission to the Government planning inspector. Residents and other stakeholders can make representations to the Council (or, alternatively, ward councillors) at this stage. Arbury Cllr Tim Ward, who is also the Executive Councillor for Planning and Climate […]

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North Area Committee – Thursday 16th May

by Alan Levy on 12 May, 2013

The next North Area committee will be on Thursday 16th May 2013 at Shirley Primary School, Nuffield Road, CB4 1TF. The planning part of the meeting will start at 6pm, and will discuss the following items: 13-0210-FUL 49 Arbury Road 13-0352-FUL 2A Aylestone Road 13-0353-FUL The Studio 13-0201-FUL 418A Milton Road 13-0166-FUL 192 High Street […]

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Planning applications

by Alan Levy on 23 April, 2013

The following planning applications have been received for land in Arbury. For further information click on the links below. 13/0444/FUL 2 Redfern Close Ground floor side extension and internal alterations

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Licence applications

by Alan Levy on 7 April, 2013

Cambridge City Council has received the following premises licence applications affecting Arbury ward. Click on the link for more details. The Carpenters Arms, 182-186 Victoria Road Opening Hours Sunday 08:30 – 00:30 Monday 07:30 – 00:00 Tuesday 07:30 – 00:00 Wednesday 07:30 – 00:00 Thursday 07:30 – 00:00 Friday 07:30 – 01:00 Saturday 08:30 – 01:00 Activities: Live Music, Recorded Music, Entertainment of Similar Desc.

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Licence applications

by Alan Levy on 24 March, 2013

Cambridge City Council has received the following premises licence applications affecting Arbury ward. Click on the link for more details. Dominos Pizza, 113 Histon Road Activities: Late Night Refreshment Location: On and Off the Premises Hours: Sunday 23:00 – 05:00 Monday 23:00 – 05:00 Tuesday 23:00 – 05:00 Wednesday 23:00 – 05:00 Thursday 23:00 – 05:00 Friday 23:00 – 05:00 Saturday 23:00 – 05:00

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Demonstrations on Saturday February 23rd

by Alan Levy on 21 February, 2013

“PLANS are being finalised ahead of protests in Cambridge on Saturday (February 23). Police are working closely with Cambridge City Council and a wide range of other agencies to ensure that demonstrations planned by the English Defence League (EDL) and local Unite Against Fascism (UAF) take place safely and peacefully. The EDL is due to […]

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Improving road safety in Arbury

by Alan Levy on 12 January, 2013

A pedestrian or cyclist involved in a collision with a car going at 30mph has around a 40% chance of being killed. At 20mph that figure is only 5% (see: humantransport.org). In a mostly residential city such as Cambridge, with lots of narrow streets and where cyclists make up a huge proportion of road traffic, […]

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Tree planting in Darwin Drive

by Alan Levy on 10 December, 2012

The Darwin, Erasmus, Akeman Street Residents’ association (DEARA) held a tree planting afternoon recently. The event was organised by DEARA stalwarts Dan and Amy Ellis along with other local residents and assisted by council staff. The object was to plant a hedgerow in front of an ugly wooden fence next to the car park at […]

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