West Wickham and Streetly End

Information

Green Bin Collection Suspended

Our green bin collection has been suspended from Monday 13th December.  Our next Green Bin collection will be on Tuesday 18th January 2022, along with our Blue Bin collection. During the green bin suspension, the advice for garden waste is to store this in the green bin or in a pile in the garden, or home compost, until collections resume.…

Greater Cambridge Partnership Transport Consultation

Regretfully this information arrived too late to be included in the Village Voice. The Greater Cambridge Partnership are currently consulting on proposals for greener travel in and around the city of Cambridge. The proposals can be seen and commented upon here – https://consultcambs.uk.engagementhq.com/making-connections-2021 – interestingly, for those villages off the A1307, there is a proposal for a new, more regular,…

Residential Power Voltage

Due to previous power supply issues where the legal maximum of 253V was regularly being exceeded, the voltage in West Wickham between the Village Hall and the Church is being tracked. Such over-voltage can cause failure of sensitive electrical and electronic equipment, such as LED bulbs, telephones and computers. If you experience regular abnormal failure of such equipment, it is…

Household Recycling Centres

The County Council, who run the household recycling centre’s in Cambridgeshire, have a plan in place to reopen the centres on Monday 11th May. There will, of course, be restrictions in place to keep social distancing. Full detail can be found here – https://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/news/re-opening-of-household-recycling-centres