Healthy town: happy town

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 11:15

NHS England is providing continued funding for a ‘Healthy New Town’ programme over the next 2 years to look at how best to provide healthcare for Northstowe residents and new facilities for the town centre.

As part of the new programme, an action plan has been drawn up to ensure that Healthy New Town principals are applied to all aspects of Northstowe’s development.

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Designing a town for everyone

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 10:30

After in-depth pubic consultation, we’ve now prepared the final draft of the Design Code for Phase 2 of Northstowe, which has been submitted to the District Council for approval.

The Northstowe Phase 2 Design Code will be an invaluable resource that will serve as a technical guide for the town’s development.

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All the latest news from the April Community Forum

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 12:45

Another excellent turnout as nearly 70 people gathered in the community wing of the Pathfinder School to hear news and updates from the Northstowe partners.


For those who missed it, here’s a quick summary of what was covered during the evening:

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Full steam ahead for A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon improvement scheme

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 12:30

Full steam ahead for A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon improvement scheme – community projects funded, visitor centre goes live, and preparation work started to build the road.

The £1.5bn project includes a major new bypass to the south of Huntingdon and upgrades to 21 miles of the A14, adding additional capacity, boosting the local and national economy and cutting up to 20 minutes off journeys.

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Living in Northstowe – preparing for the first residents!

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 12:15

A new community wing at the school, a pop up café, a self-service micro library - preparations underway to welcome first residents of Northstowe helped by the nearby residents.

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Things are happening…

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 09:00

A lively and information packed evening last week at the Community Forum and Drop-in. Local residents gathered in the community wing at The Pathfinder School to hear latest progress updates from Gallagher Estates and the HCA. With applications from the Phase 1 housebuilders coming in thick and fast and momentum building, Planning Officers from the District Council were on hand to answer questions along with Bovis Homes and Taylor Wimpey who shared plans for their housing schemes. Highways England were there too to give an update now work on the A14 has started.

Here’s a quick round up of the evening for those who missed it.

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Hear the latest news and updates

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 14:30

The next Community Forum and Drop-in will take place on Wednesday 18 January at the new C of E Pathfinder Primary School, Northstowe. The drop-in starts at 6pm followed by the Forum from 7pm - 9pm.

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Northstowe Phase 2: Archaeology Update Mid-November 2016

Friday, November 18, 2016 - 13:00

Phase two archaeology is underway!  As expected this area has proved to have dense Iron Age and Roman features. (pic courtesy of Cambridgeshire Arcaheological Unit)

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The Town Centre - the ‘Heart’ of Northstowe

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 13:00

Being part of the team that are planning, designing and building Northstowe is an enjoyable and rewarding experience for the HCA.  Read about planning a new Town Centre

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Northstowe’s Emerging Community

Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 12:45

The Northstowe Community Working Group (NCWG) is busy preparing to welcome new residents. A pack of practical information has been put together to help new residents familiarise themselves during those early days with their surroundings and signpost them to all the community groups and facilities that can be accessed close by.

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