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First year of Lib Dem council's spending spree

Chair, I said last year when the administration of Cllr Bridget Smith took power that we would not oppose for the sake of opposition.  

"So when Cllr Heylings brought forward her motion on zero carbon we supported it – and even seconded it. 

Lib Dem £1 million plan: good value for money?

Peter Topping warns that the Liberal Democrat plan to spend £1 million on changes to the running of the council does not represent good value for money for Cambridgeshire residents.

Fly tipping – South Cambs needs to get serious

By Peter Topping, District Councillor, Whittlesford Ward and Leader of the Conservative Group at SCDC

South Cambs District Council has just passed its budget for the coming year.

Tories get County Council back on track

County Councillor Lina Nieto writes:

"We have just decided our new budget for 2019 / 2020.  While I recognise the financial situation is tight, we are doing much better than other councils across the country currently closing libraries and stopping services.

"We have...

MP resigns whip

A statement on behalf of South Cambridgeshire Conservative Association

We regret that Heidi Allen has come to this decision. We thank her for her work as a local MP.

Pulse – Members’ newsletter / 12

Association update

Through January and February our branches have been working hard holding their AGMs and social events: Comberton & District, the Hansford Branch and Swavesey & District have all been very active – and Queen Edith's is holding its AGM on 28th February.

Starting a business? Check out this new service

If you're thinking of starting a business – or expanding one you already run – but not sure what to do and looking for help, then do visit Cambridge Central Library's new Business and Intellectual Property Centre.