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  • Welcome to Witcham

    This is the website for the village of Witcham, near Ely in Cambridgeshire.

    The name of the village derives from “Wycham”, meaning “place of the wych elms”,

    after the trees that used to grow here in significant numbers.

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    News and information from Witcham Parish Council

    Serving our local community

    Council agendas, minutes, financial information and news published regularly

  • Witcham Village Hall

    Witcham Village Hall

    Originally built in 1969 and recently extensively updated

    the village hall plays an important role in the community life of Witcham

The Witcham Parish Council Website

This site provides information about Witcham, Cambridgeshire and the activities of its Parish Council. Dates of meetings, copies of the agendas and minutes along with information on the Parish Council members can be found here.  The site is under development and additional information is being added.

Council meetings are open to the public and we particularly welcome residents to come along to meetings and to play an active role in our community.

All items for the agenda must be received by the Clerk at least 1 week prior to the scheduled meeting. The meetings start at 7.30pm. There is an opportunity for the electorate to attend these meetings and provision is made for public participation/ question time, (15 minutes) at each meeting. Please contact the Clerk prior to the meeting. Email

Please see link to Cambridgeshire Community Archive Network

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07 December 2022

Parish Council Meeting

Village Hall, Witcham Wednesday 7:30 pm View Details

Latest Parish News

Witcham Grasscutting and Grounds Maintenance



November 2022
Expressions of Interest invited for Witcham Grasscutting and Grounds Maintenance, March 2023 - February 2025

Expressions of Interest invited for next Grasscutting and Grounds Maintenance contract 

Contact Clerk by 12 December 2022 for further details and schedule.

Closing date for submission tender noon Tuesday 3 January 2023

Making Connections - Cambridge Transport Policies



November 2022
Consultation transport Cambridgeshire

Making Connections 2022 – Consultation - ends mid-day Friday 23 December 2022

The Greater Cambridge Partnership invites comments on proposals which includes transforming the bus network and access into Cambridge including Addenbrookes and extensive area surrounding the centre.  New bus services effective from mid 2023.  How does this affect you - work, leisure, shopping, education, healthcare, protecting the environment - find out more now

The Sustainable Travel Zone includes a road user charge. Vehicles would be charged for driving within the zone between 7am and 7pm on weekdays, and money raised would fund improvements to the bus network and other sustainable travel schemes. The Zone would be fully operational in 2027/28 but only once the first bus improvements are introduced.

For further information/queries email

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