All about the amazing parish council home page
  • 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.

  • Slide 2

    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

Emergency notice
A message from UK Power Networks
Click here for full details

Latest Parish News

Witcham Working Party Neighbourhood Plan - Meeting 28.6.22



June 2022
Witcham Neighbourhood Plan Working Party Meeting 28 June 2022


Meeting of the Witcham Neighbourhood Plan Working Party

Tuesday 28 June 2022

at 7.30pm

in the Village Hall, Witcham

Agenda to include appointment of lead for the group, review consultants available to help, fix programme of meetings and plan timeline with next stages - All welcome

Recycling and Black Bag Collections

Ely area


June 2022
Blue and Green Recycling bin and black bag collections by ECDC

Due to staff shortages, some collections have not been completed in some areas of the District.

Please leave your waste presented ready for collection.  ECDC will be working on clearing the outstanding areas as quickly as possible.  Thank you for your patience.  

Witcham Parish Council
Weather Humidity percentage %
Weather Description
FRI Weather Day One ° °
SAT Weather Day two ° °
SUN Weather Day three ° °
MON Weather Day four ° °
TUE Weather Day five ° °