Agenda

Published, Weekly Bulletin - Wednesday, 17 March 2021 12.00 p.m.

Contact: Patrick Adams  01954 713408 Email: democratic.services@scambs.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Meetings and events from Thursday 18 March to Friday 2 April

Date

Time

Name

Venue

Contact

Thu 18 Mar

5:20 pm

Scrutiny & Overview Committee - CANCELLED

-

-

Fri 19 Mar

-

-

-

-

Mon 22 Mar

10 am

Cabinet

Online

Jonathan Malton

Tue 23 Mar

9:30 am

Audit & Corporate Governance Committee

Online

Patrick Adams

Wed 24 Mar

-

-

-

-

Thu 25 Mar

10 am

Civic Affairs Committee

Online

Patrick Adams

Fri 26 Mar

10 am

Grants Advisory Committee

Online

Aaron Clarke

 

Mon 29 Mar

-

-

-

-

Tue 30 Mar

-

-

-

-

Wed 31 Mar

-

-

-

-

Thu 1 Apr

11 am

Licensing (2003 Act) Sub-Committee

Online

Victoria Walace

Fri 2 Apr

-

-

-

-

 

Information for District Councillors and Parish Councils

2.

Planned Road Closures Week Commencing Monday 15 March due to A14 Improvements pdf icon PDF 24 KB

Please find attachedroad closures information for week commencing 15 March in relation to the A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon improvement scheme.

 

For all queries relating to the scheme, please email: A14CambridgeHuntingdon@highwaysengland.co.uk

 

Further updateson scheme progress can be found on their website

3.

Community Right to Bid - Assets of Community Value - Comberton

The Council has made the following decision and will amend the asset register accordingly:

 

The Three Horseshoes Public House & Restaurant, Comberton – The Council has approved the listing of The Three Horseshoes as an Asset of Community Value until 5 March 2026.

 

Further information about the Community Right to Bid and Assets of Community Value can be found on our webpage

4.

Community Right to Bid - Assets of Community Value - Great Chishill

The following asset has entered the protected period ending on 16 March 2022

-       The Pheasant Public House, 24 Heydon Road, Great Chishill, Royston, Herts, SG8 8SR

 

Further information about the Community Right to Bid and Assets of Community Value can be found on our webpage

General Information

5.

Media Monitoring

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The Council’s Communications Team produce a weekly summary of recent news items which is published in the Bulletin to help keep members informed of recent coverage of the Council.

Please contact the Communications Team for further information.

 

Date

Publication

Details

10/03/2021

Cambridge Network online

Lockdown Hardship Scheme hits the right note for South Cambs music business

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10/03/2021

Cambridge News

On the road to a greener recovery from Covid

P4

GCP article

10/03/2021

Cambridge Independent

25,000-home Plan 'will not bypass Local Plan'

P5

-

10/03/2021

Cambridge Independent

Going green for recovery

P12

GCP article

10/03/2021

Cambridge Independent

Cllr Neil Gough column: 'GCP is making real progress - but large schemes take time'

P12

Cllr Neil Gough column in GCP role

10/03/2021

Cambridge Independent

House plan for village hall

P16

Planning application submitted

10/03/2021

Cambridge Independent

Working together for safe election

P21

-

10/03/2021

Cambridge Independent

Judicial review threatened over Waterbeach New Town East homes decision

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-

10/03/2021

Cambridgeshire Live online

Plans for new police station in Milton given the go ahead

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-

10/03/2021

Inside Housing online

Large housing association to deliver 328 homes on MoD development

Link

 -

10/03/2021

BBC News online

Southern Cambridgeshire Police 'hub' granted planning permission

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 -

10/03/2021

Cambridge Independent online

Plans for Milton police station to replace Parkside base granted approval

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 -

10/03/2021

Cambridge Independent online

Why councillors approved new police station for green belt in Milton to replace Parkside in Cambridge

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-

10/03/2021

ITV News online

Plans for a new Cambridgeshire police 'hub' near Milton are approved

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-

11/03/2021

Cambridge News

Go-ahead for new Police HQ

P1 & P5

-

11/03/2021

Wisbech Standard online

Police hub to replace ‘outdated facilities’ gets planning green light

-

-

11/03/2021

Planning Resource online

Campaign group to launch legal challenge to 4,500-home Cambs permission as council stands firm

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-

11/03/2021

Cambs Times online

Police hub to replace ‘outdated facilities’ gets planning green light

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-

12/03/2021

Planning Resource online

Ten key things that happened this week

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-

12/03/2021

UK Authority online

Greater Cambridge Partnership pilots AI traffic controls

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GCP article

12/03/2021

Police Professional online

Green light for new policing hub for Cambridgeshire Constabulary

-

-

13/03/2021

Royston Crow online

ELECTION 2021: Family bereavement overshadows first day of campaign

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 -

15/03/2021

Cambridge News

Opinion column from Anthony Browne MP: Water everywhere else but not a drop left for the wildlife to drink

P12

-

15/03/2021

Cambridge Independent online

Thakeham ‘will not bypass’ Local Plan with its 25,000-home proposal for South West Cambridgeshire

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-

16/03/2021

In Your Area online

Cambridge and South Cambridgeshire planning applications for week ending March 15

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-

17/03/2021

Cambridge News

Work set to start on building 'new neighbourhood'

P11

-

17/03/2021

Cambridge News

Further funding is possible for affordable homes

P16

CA article. Cllr Bridget Smith quoted

17/03/2021

Cambridge Independent

AI trial to reduce congestion

P11

GCP article

17/03/2021

Cambridge Independent

Police station plans shown the green light by planners / Councillors find 'very special'  ...  view the full agenda text for item 5.

6.

Items of Interest from the Local Government Association (LGA)

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Items of Interest from the Local Government Association (LGA)

 

The Local Government Association provides a list of news headlines relevant to its members. Please click the headlines below for more details.

 

Thursday 11 March: Times: Wind farm part plan to create 6,000 jobs

The Government will invest almost £100 million creating new wind turbine ports in north-east England, with a big renewable company announcing plans to make crucial parts in Teeside.

7.

View Planning Applications

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To view the list of planning applications that have recently been submitted to the Council, please visit the authority’s on-line Planning Application Search. 

 

The system will provide a range of information on current and decided applications since 1948, including a brief description of the development, reference number, decision and the date of decision.  More recent applications show the name and telephone number of the council officer who is dealing with the application.

 

Search results are presented in a collection of pages, the number of which depends on the number of results your search produces.  There are navigation tools to allow you to browse your results.

 

 

 

Executive Decisions Taken Since Wednesday 10 March 2021

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In accordance with the Access to Information Procedure Rules in Part 4 of the Council’s Constitution, any executive decision shall be published normally within five days of being made.  That record will bear the date on which it is published and will specify that the decision will come into force, and may then be implemented, on the expiry of 5 working days after the publication of the decision, unless called in for review by the Chairman of the Scrutiny and Overview Committee or by any five other councillors.

 

 

A list of decisions currently within the call-in period is available on the Council’s website.

 

The call in procedure is set out in full in Part 4 of the Council’s Constitution, ‘Scrutiny and Overview Committee Procedure Rules’

8.

A428 Supplementary Consultation Response

The Deputy Leader of Council (Statutory) agreed to raise no objection to Highways England’s consultation process.

 

This decision was first published on 10 March and so the deadline for call-in is 5pm on Wednesday 17 March.

9.

Community Chest Grants (February - additional text)

The Lead Cabinet Member for Finance agreed the recommendations of the Grants Advisory Committee regarding the Community Chest grants.

 

This decision was first published on 15 March and so the deadline for call-in is 5pm on Monday 22 March.

10.

Write off of debt in excess of £25,000

The Lead Cabinet Member for Finance for agreed to write off an unrecoverable debt.

 

This decision was taken on Wednesday 17 March and so the deadline for call-in is 5pm on Wednesday 24 March.

Decisions Made By Officers and Reported For Information

Please click on the link to find details of decisions made by officers under delegated authority.

Other Information

11.

Newly-Published Items on modern.gov

12.

The Council's Starters and Leavers

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New Employees at the Council

 

Name: Samantha Menezes

Job title: Housing Admin Assistant

Date started: 2 March 2021

 

Name: Sarah Page

Job title: Business Support Casual Worker

Date started: 10 March 2021

 

Name: Natalie Thomas

Job title: Technical Support Casual Worker

Date started: 10 February 2021