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Back to top of pageLIBRARIES

LINTON LIBRARY
The Cathodeon Centre,
Horseheath Road Tel: 03450 455225

Services:
Books, information, story cassettes, videos, broadband internet access & e-mail, photocopying. Reading Group.

CAMBRIDGE CENTRAL LIBRARY
Lion Yard, Cambridge.
Lending and reference library, CDs & videos, CD-ROMs, information service, local history, internet. Tel: 01223 712000

SAFFRON WALDEN LIBRARY
2 King Street Tel: 01799 523178

Back to top of pageREFUSE & RECYCLING

REFUSE COLLECTION
Weekly rubbish or recycling collection in Linton alternate Mondays.

Click here for bin collection calendar.

South Cambs District Council will also remove large household items e.g. TV's, fridges, settees etc. (not building rubble) on request. Tel: 01223 443484

RECYCLING
Door-to-door collection of paper, glass, tins & textiles, plastic bottles in green boxes for recycling and compostible material in green bins, every other Monday.

WASTE & RECYCLING CENTRES
Local domestic waste and recycling centres for scrap metal, green waste, hard-core, timber, cookers, batteries, engine oil, etc:

Saffron Walden
Thaxted Rd Tel: 01799 521837
Mon-Sun 8am-5pm (Nov-Jan)
Mon-Sun 8am-4pm (Feb-Oct)

Haverhill
Coupals Lane, Mon-Sun 8am-5pm

Milton
Mon-Sun 9am-4pm Tel: 01223 860674

Thriplow
Mon-Sun 9am-4pm #9; Tel: 01223 839001

Linton
Car park, Coles Lane for:

Paper bank Newspapers etc.
Can bank Aluminium cans Textile bank Clothing, textiles, sheets,
etc. (in bags please) Bottle bank Clear, green and brown

Back to top of pagePLACES FOR HIRE

CATHODEON CENTRE
Contact: Parish Clerk Tel: 01223 891001
Two committee rooms and a small servery/kitchen for hire, evenings and weekends.

CHILFORD HALL Tel: 01223 895600
Banquet and conference centre, catering for 25-1300 people, indoor and outdoor events, civil wedding ceremonies. Vineyard tours.

LINTON INFANTS' SCHOOL
Contact: Secretary Tel: 01223 891421

LINTON VILLAGE HALL
Contact:07497933005

Website: info.lintonvillagehall@yahoo.com
Large hall, upstairs meeting room and kitchen for hire.

LINTON VILLAGE COLLEGE
Sports Centre Tel: 01223 890248
School Hall Tel: 01223 891233

HILDERSHAM VILLAGE HALL
Contact: Andrew Westwood-Bate Tel: 01223 892430

Back to top of pageLOCAL & NATIONAL GOVERNMENT

CAMBRIDGESHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL
Provides the following services:
Education, social services, road building and maintenance, transport planning, fire and rescue, police, trading standards, libraries, waste disposal and long term planning.
General enquiries: Tel: 0345 045 5222
Information Line: Tel: 0800 243916

County Council representative for Linton is:
Mr J Batchelor

CAMBRIDGESHIRE TRADING STANDARDS

Provide information about how to get advice on a consumer issue and how to report concerns; advice on the most common problems we come across including scams and rogue traders, and tells residents about the issues currently being tackled.

www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/consumer

Also business pages which provide information on how to seek business advice on trading law issues which might be relevant to small businesses operating locally.

www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/trading

Address:

Trading Standards Department

Cambridgeshire County Council

PO Box 450, Cambridge City, CB23 6ZR

SOUTH CAMBRIDGESHIRE DISTRICT COUNCIL
Provides the following services:
Housing, local planning, environmental health, building regulations, refuse collection, electoral registration, street cleaning, cemeteries and crematoria, industrial developments, car parks, allotments, leisure facilities and amenities, council tax and business rates, public toilets.
General enquiries: Tel: 01223 443000

District Council representatives for Linton are:
Mr J Batchelor, 1 Maltings Cottages, Long Lane, Linton Tel: 01223 892111
Mrs T Bear, 16 Emson's Close, Linton CB21 4NB Tel: 01223 892656

LINTON PARISH COUNCIL
Responsible for:
Local planning consultations, cemeteries, recreation facilities, footpaths, bus shelters, open spaces and war memorial.

A list of current councillors can be found on the Parish Council website:

www.lintoncambridgeshire-pc.gov.uk

All correspondence to the Parish Clerk, Parish Council Office, Village Hall, Coles Lane, Linton, CB1 6JS Tel/fax 891001
Email: Clerk

MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT FOR
SOUTH-EAST CAMBRIDGESHIRE

Mr Jim Paice, c/o House of Commons, London SW1 0AA
Agent: Stephen Frost Tel: 01954 211444

EURO MP
Mr Robert Sturdy; Tel: 01954 211790