Great Shelford is a thriving village of around 5,000 people in South Cambridgeshire. The village is about three miles south of Cambridge itself.

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June 2020

Parish Councillor Vacancy

May 2020

Fish and Chip Van to Resume Operation in Great Shelford

Notice of Vacancy for a Parish Councillor May 2020

VE Day 75th Anniversary Commemoration from Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin

Coronavirus and the Great Shelford Village News

April 2020

Phased Return to Green Bin Collections From 4 May

Granta Medical Practice Footpath Closure

March 2020

Covid-19 Information

Changes to Parish Council Meetings

Playground Closure

Rules for Use of the Recreation Ground During Covid-19 Outbreak

Green Bin Collections Suspended

Annual Parish Meeting Postponed

February 2020

Parish Council Job Vacancies

Parish Councillor Vacancies February 2020

January 2020

A proposed new station south of Cambridge

Notice of Vacancy for Parish Councillors

December 2019

Village Open Meeting 21st January 2020

Proposed Budget & Precept 2020-2021

Memorial Hall Car Park Closure Saturday 30th November to Sunday 1st December

Parish Council Consultation Response to the Cambridge South East Transport project

General Election Husting Thursday 5th December 2019

November 2019

Christmas Lights Switch On Schedule December 1st

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Bus Reform Survey

Station Road Closure

October 2019

Shelford Village Fireworks Display November 2nd

Babraham Park And Ride Smart Energy Grid Public Presentation November 19th 

September 2019

Keys found in the Village

BT removal of Public Payphone High Street, Great Shelford

Vacancy for Parish Councillor September 2019


Parish Councillor Vacancy August 2019

July 2019

Parish Councillor Vacancy July 2019

Shelford Feast Employers Liability Certificate August 2019 - July 2020

Notice of Vacancy for a Parish Councillor

Chair of Parish Council to Stand Down

June 2019

Whittlesford Parkway Transport Masterplan consultation now open

May 2019

Memorial Hall Car Park Closure June 5th-6th

Porthaven Care Homes Public Exhibition June 12th

Stapleford & Great Shelford Neighbourhood Plan survey online

April 2019

Village Big Lunch Saturday 1 June

Notice of Parish Councillor Election Poll

Planned Works on Railway Overbridge from May 6th to May 10th

Parish Council Election Candidate Biographies (Election on Thursday 2nd May 2019)

2019 Annual Parish Meeting Files Now Available

Recreation Ground Spraying Wednesday 17th April 2019

Statement of Persons Nominated

Care Home on Shelford Energy Site

March 2019

Parish Council elections 2 May. There have been three nominations, so there will be a contested election

Annual Parish Meeting 17th April 2019

GSPC Election on May 2nd 2019

Asbestos on the Recreation Ground

Wellcome Trust Planning Application and GSPC Response

Letter From GSPC & SPC Regarding Proposed Mass Rapid Transit Route

February 2019

Parish Councillor Vacancy

January 2019

Barclays Great Shelford Closure

April 2019 / March 2020 Budget and Precept Summary

Babraham Road Park & Ride Development Meeting on Tuesday February 5th

December 2018

Christmas Lights Switch-on Recap

Alternate Bin Collection Days During Christmas and New Year

Memorial Hall Car Park Closure Sunday 2nd December 2018

Christmas Lights Switch-on Sunday December 2nd

September 2018

Parish Council Authorises Feasibility Study for New Car Park and Replacement of Memorial Hall

Parish Council Open Meeting on Highways Issues 26th September

Temporary A14 Bar Hill Closure September 14th - 17th

Road Closures for the Shelford Fun Run on September 16th

Free Logs Available

July 2018

"Big Issue" Discussion at the Shelford Feast

June 2018

Stapleford/Great Shelford Neighbourhood Plan Meeting to Take Place June 27th

May 2018

Woollards Lane/London Road Temporary Traffic Lights to be Removed on June 1st

Neighbourhood Plan Meeting to Discuss Countryside Issues on May 23rd

Asian Food Van to Visit Great Shelford Every Wednesday

April 2018

Notice of Uncontested Election

Co-op Planning Application Amendments to be Discussed at Next Planning Committee Meeting

March 2018

Notice of Parish Council Elections on May 3rd

Granhams Road Level Crossing Closure - May 17th to May 18th

Lantern replacments in Abberley Wood

Stagecoach Service Changes from April 15th 2018

February 2018

How to Report Potholes in Great Shelford

Details of The Parish Precept 2018-2019

January 2018

Great Shelford Highways Improvements Starting 12th February 2018

Woollards Lane Car Park Closure Tuesday 6th February 2018

Shelford Co-op Village Public Meeting

Consultation on Raising Police Precept

December 2017 

Changes to Bin Collections Over Christmas and New Year

Christmas Illuminations Switch on and Fair Attracts Over 200 Local Residents and their Families

November 2017 

Anti-social Behaviour on the Recreation Ground

Road and Footway Closure at Granhams Road - 00:30am to 07:30am on 10th December 2017

Review of Major Village Issues Part Two - Neighbourhood Plan, Housing and Planning

October 2017 

Christmas Fair and Lights Switch-On Scheduled for December 2nd

Playscape Enters Aviva Community Fund 2017

Review of Major Village Issues Part One - Finances

Neighbourhood Plan Meeting on October 5th at 6:00pm

September 2017

Former Parish Clerk Wenda Burbidge Passes Away

Emergency Defibrillator Installed Outside Tesco Express

Recreation Ground to be Sprayed for Weeds on September 5th

August 2017

Neighbourhood Plan Survey Meeting Called for September 5th 

Sports Pavilion to Host Weekly Yogalates and Pre-School Classes

7A Bus Service Changeover

Shelford Fun Run to Raise Funds for Playscape