FeCRA Blog

Members Update – 12th December 2017

12.12.2017 from Wendy Blythe, Chair, FeCRA  Dear All Greenways FeCRA organised a successful seminar for those involved in the Greater Cambridge Partnership Greenways Project to explore issues together informally. Mill Road Community TV recorded...

Members Update – 9th September 2017

FeCRA Members Update 9th September 2017 From Wendy Blythe, Chair It was standing room only at last week’s Cambridge Deserves Better event addressed by Mayor Palmer and city and village reps. The organisers of...

Members Update – August 2017

Dear All  GCP Executive Board Meeting and Joint letter signed by 54 community groups In July, we submitted the joint letter signed by 54 Greater Cambridge Community groups to the Greater Cambridge City Deal...

Concern of rushed projects

Press release In a remarkable demonstration of unity, diverse community organisations across greater Cambridge have signed a letter to the Greater Cambridge Partnership, expressing their concerns about some projects being rushed through because ‘we...

Mayoral Hustings Events

There are various Mayoral Hustings coming up soon which may be of interest to you: 28 March 2017 Time:175.30 – 19:00 Moeller Centre, Churchill organised by Centre for Cities http://www.centreforcities.org/event/cambridgeshire-peterborough-metro-mayor-hustings/ 31 Mar 2017 18:00-20:00...

Happy City Event

We had a well attended AGM event on the 22nd March 2017. The talk by Kim Wilkie was well received. Event poster  AGM documents are posted here. Cambridge is changing fast.  Together, we can...

Local council public meetings

There are a number of important public meetings coming up in the spring. For those of you on Facebook, please see Antony Carpen’s Democracy Cambridge Events page on Facebook, which brings together the most...

Local Plan

The new Local Plan will determine where and how housing goes in the rapid expansion of Cambridge. Currently FeCRA is trying to attend as many as possible of the Local Plan Hearings which are...