West Planning Application

There are proposals to develop the Wests Garage site on Newmarket Road. The current application proposes the building of a four story 257 student hotel. The planning submission was given in just before Christmas. The timing has meant that residents have not been able to give the application heir full attention.

The Cambridge News have run a story on it and you can find more details of the application by going to the council website and clicking on ‘Documents’.
Comments and objections can be viewed by clicking on ‘Comments’.

A local resident has photographed the area and projected the proposed development onto it.










StreetGames sessions in Abbey & Arbury

StreetGames sessions in Abbey & Arbury

Following feedback, Phase I will be starting from next week and will
include weekly sessions in football, basketball and girls only
Springtime will see the next phase of the programme, with planned
activities in girls only exercise classes, young people gym sessions at
the Abbey, multi-sport clubs in both areas to include cycling, tennis,
PING and golf, plus the opportunity for young people to gain
qualifications in life saving and specific sports such as football.
All information about the programme will also be available to view here.

If you would like some printed copies of these posters sent to you,
please contact Carrie Holbrook, Senior Sports Development Officer Arts & Recreation Department, Cambridge City Council Direct line: 01223 458612 (Mon, Tues, Weds + Fri only reduced hours) e.mail: carrie.holbrook@cambridge.gov.uk

More information here:
www.cAbbey People’s website http://abbeypeople.org.uk
‘Abbey in Cambridge’ Facebook page
The community notice boards around Abbey

Marshall’s site to be developed

The Cambridge East (Wing) Development is currently under consultation for a planning
application that will see an additional 1,300 homes, primary school, food store, community facilities, openspaces, landscaping and associated infrastructure and other
development added to the area.

The plans are for Marshall’s site to the north of Newmarket Road. Development of the 64.8 hectare site falls within the parish of Fen Ditton.

The first Cambridge East Community Forum for local residents was held on 10th December 2013 and further meetings will be held this year.

An outline planning application was submitted on 18th December and will
be the subject of consultation until 14th February 2014. The application
can be found on the South Cambs website. Comments can be made online. The application reference is S/2682/13/OL

For further information on the Wing development, or the Cambridge East
Community Forum, please contact Ed Durrant at edward.durrant@scambs.gov.uk or on 01954 713266.