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the centre of community life in Farcet
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A thousand years of History

A Fen Edge Village on the shore of a drained lake

Welcome to the Farcet Parish Council website. Within this site you can find contact details for the Parish Councillors and Parish Clerk, together with details of meetings which include agendas and minutes.

Farcet Parish Councillors are unpaid volunteers and must live within a 3 mile radius of the Parish of Farcet when signing the declaration of office. The chairperson has declined the chairs allowance for the current year.

Parish Council meetings usually take place on the first Tuesday of each month (except Jan and Aug) at the Village Hall 7:30pm. Please check the meetings section as we can sometimes change the date of the meeting.

We discuss current issues affecting the village, planning applications, crime statistics and any financial transactions that have taken place over the previous month.
The public are welcome to attend these meetings as they are ‘open’ meetings.  If you would like to speak at the meeting we do have a public participation section on the agenda, please contact the clerk no later than 1 week in advance of the meeting with a brief outline.


We also hold a Cllr drop in surgery on the first Sat of each month (except Jan) with the Community Library Cafe from 10am to 1130am at the Village Hall, where you can chat to the Cllrs or raise issues with us. On occasion, a member of the local Neighbourhood Policing team  and a District Cllr will also be present.

Please note that Minutes on this website are posted prior to being ratified by the Parish Council and as such are in draft form. Any amendments to Minutes will appear in the following month’s minutes.

Latest News

Farcet Slaughter House Planning Application – 1201847OUT

  TOWN & COUNTRY PLANNING ACT 1990 Refusal of Outline Planning Permission Huntingdonshire District Council in pursuance of powers under the above Act, hereby REFUSE TO PERMIT for: Proposal:             Proposed poultry farm with on site slaughter house...
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Straight Drove Temporary Road Closure

TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF THROUGH TRAFFIC ORDER 2017/566 NOTICE is given that Cambridgeshire County Council has made an Order pursuant to the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as amended by the Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Act 1991, the effect of which is...
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September Roadworks

We have received notice of the following road works in the Parish during August from Highways. Contractor: Anglia Water Location: Main St Farcet Traffic Management: Two Way Signals Commences: 13-Sept-2017 15-Sept-2017 Works: New supply…
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