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The Cathodeon Centre,
Horseheath Road Tel: 03450 455225
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
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
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:
Thaxted Rd Tel: 01799 521837
Mon-Sun 8am-5pm (Nov-Jan)
Mon-Sun 8am-4pm (Feb-Oct)
Coupals Lane, Mon-Sun 8am-5pm
Mon-Sun 9am-4pm Tel: 01223 860674
Mon-Sun 9am-4pm #9; Tel: 01223 839001
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
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
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
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.
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.
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
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:
All correspondence to the Parish Clerk, Parish Council Office, Village Hall, Coles Lane, Linton, CB1 6JS Tel/fax 891001
MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT FOR
Mr Jim Paice, c/o House of Commons, London SW1 0AA
Agent: Stephen Frost Tel: 01954 211444
Mr Robert Sturdy; Tel: 01954 211790