WELCOME TO CARLTON
We hope that you will enjoy
living here and find the village friendly without being intrusive. Much of
the following information you may already have found out and we may have
omitted vital information. However, we hope that some of the facts will be
useful to you. Carlton Parish which includes not only Carlton itself but
also Carlton Green and Willingham Green lies in the administrative district
of South Cambridgeshire.
Our District Councillor is Mr
Richard Barrett Tel: Cambridge 290882.
The Chairman of the Parish
Council is Ms Caroline Revitt, Cromwell Cottage, Willingham Green and the
Clerk is Mr Martin Reynolds, Talland, Church Road, Carlton CB8 9JZ, Tel:
The following, one of whom may
be a near neighbour and will certainly be willing to help or advise you, are
all Parish Councillors:
Mr J. Coppen ‘Breydon’ Acre
Mrs Gill Davis, Gintys Carlton
Mr Hedley Francis Hillcroft
Brinkley Road Carlton
Mr Michael Mann, Pond
Cottage Church Road Carlton.
Mr Malcolm Stennett, Rose
Cottage Brinkley Road.
Mrs Margaret Whalley,
Oakland, Carlton Green Road.
Medical Centre, Tel: Newmarket 664338/665711.
Oakfield Surgery, Vicarage Road, Newmarket
Orchard House, Newmarket, Tel: Newmarket 663322.
Carlton, who are already patients, can use Linton Health Centre, Coles Lane,
Linton Tel: Cambridge 891456/892555.
Medical Centre, Newmarket, Linton Health Centre.
The Ellesmere Centre,
Stetchworth, Tel: Newmarket 508212 9.30 - 12 noon on first Friday in month.
Village Halls & Community Centres
All put on regular community
activities and can also be hired for social gatherings, fund raising events,
committee meetings etc. Details from following contacts:
–Susanna Shuter 01638 508729.
Reading Room - Mrs M
Field 01638 508177.
Church, Carlton - can
be used for certain activities such as concerts, quizzes etc. Robin Wylie
Waterless Village Hall and Social Club
- Mavis Kinsey 01638 507321.
tel: 01638 508212.
Radford Hundred WI
Third Monday in
month, 7.30-10pm April-September, Brinkley Memorial Hall, October-March
Burrough Green Reading Room, Doris Jaggard 01638 507717.
Court, Burrough Green. Warden: Myra
Wybrew 01638 507638. Bingo on Thursday 7.30pm.
Club: second Thursday
of month 3-5pm, Sherrifs Court. Tea, chat and entertainment. Camilla
Pardoe 01638 507293.
Gredley Room, Ellesmere Centre, Wednesday 12-2pm Mrs Q Griffin 01638
The following 6 parish churches
function as a United Benefice, Rev David Cockerell, The Rectory, Dullingham
tel: 01638 507263.
Brinkley St Mary's.
Green St Augustine's.
Carlton St Peter's.
Waterless St Mary's the Less.
- See monthly issue of
Village Voice for detail of services at above churches
and Related Activities
10am - 12 noon, Reading Room, Burrough Green. (Carol Goldsmith 508315).
9.30 - 11.30am Ellesmere Centre, Stetchworth. Sarah Simpson 01638 508572.
Monday - Friday, 9am - 12 noon, Burrough Green School. (Mavis Revel
Monday - Friday, 9.15am - 11.45am, Ellesmere Centre, Stetchworth. (Anne
Group (for under
fives with special needs): Friday 1.30pm - 3pm. Ellesmere Centre. (Julie
Endowed Primary School.
Head: Mr S Dennington Tel: 507236. PTA and Friends Chairman Mrs S Turvey
507700 The Village College (Secondary), Linton: Head:
Clive Bush Tel: Camb 891233/892400.
Linton Village College Tel: 01223 891233.
Tel. 01638 508212
6.15-7.30pm, Brinkley, Franchesca Marlow 01638 741954
Brinkley Memorial Hall, Grace Bristow tel: 01638 713967.
7-9pm, Brinkley memorial Hall. For girls age 14-21, Toni-Ann Hammond tel:
Taylor Hall, Dullingham, Keith Owen tel: 01638 507455.
Wednesday, 7-9pm, Taylor Hall,
Dullingham, Mr P Johnson tel: 01638 507736.
5th Sunday in
month all parishioners welcome to meet at one specified church.
Once a month a
specified church has an all-age service including a 'learning' activity.
Details about services in
monthly Village Voice, the parish magazine.
Buxton 01223 290511.
Mrs G Edge 01638 507714.
Burrough Green: Mrs M Smith 01638 507476.
Brinkley: Mrs C Pardoe 01638 507293 and Mr J Robertson 01638 507484.
Carlton: Mr R Wylie 01223 290520.
St Mary's the
deliver to door - bread and other basic foods Wednesday and Saturday: David
Earnshaw 01440 730234.
Shop and Post Office. Mon – Fri. 9 – 1pm
- Weston Colville, Ship and
Milk is delivered
on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
Daily and Sunday: Robert and Pat Watts of Thurlow
Evening News: Miss C
Roberts 290 372
The 'Village Voice' parish
magazine published once a month contains church and local community
information. Editor Mrs Trish Bull Tree Tops Brinkley 01638 507495.
Play on Burrough
Green Village Green.
League matches on Saturdays (Camb Cricket Assoc League) and Wednesday
evenings (Bottisham League) Friendly matches on Sundays.
County League matches on Monday evenings, practices - various evenings in
summer. Sunday morning indoors, Newmarket Sports Centre in February and
March. Secretary Tony Davis tel: 01638 70385.
Lions, mainly for
over 16s who play in league team, but over 14s can practice - in winter
Thursday 9-10pm indoors at Newmarket Sports Centre, in summer Newmarket
Sports Centre or Brinkley Football pitch. Five a Side competition in summer
for invited Newmarket teams, to raise funds for Club. Secretary Stuart
Nickerson tel: 01638 507759, Manager Robin Grainger tel: 01638 508246.
(Formally Carlton Colts) Under 13s Ellesmere Centre, Stetchworth Training
Thursdays 6-7pm. Matches Sundays,
Indoor Carpet Bowls Club. Practice Wednesday 7.30-10pm, Westley Waterless
Social Club, September-May, play league matches at home on Thursdays, away
on other nights. Also Ellesmere Centre contact 01638 508212
Darts and Crib
The Bull Inn,
Burrough Green, tel: 01638 507480, Crib Summer league, Monday evenings.
Squash, tennis, Aerobics & Keep-fit, Table tennis, and Carpet bowls
at Ellesmere Centre, Tel: 01638 508212.
sports activities at
Linton Village College tel: 01223 892400/891233.
recreation ground at Beechcroft has toddler swings etc.
Brinkley: Tuesday High Street layby 1.10 – 1.30pm
Old School Lane 12.35 –
Carlton: Mondays Kennels 10.35 – 10.50am.
collected each Monday morning. The collection following a Bank Holiday is
one day later (ie. Tuesday).
Commencing December –
Rubbish, Compost with recycled items alternate Mondays, in wheeled
The Bull Inn.
To enable the emergency services
to reach you as soon as possible it is very helpful if you give the
OS Map Grid Reference for your district:
Carlton Church - TL
Willingham Green - TL
Carlton (Phone Box) -
TL 644 535.
Carlton Green - TL
Station: 01223 891202.
Station, Cambridge: 01223 358966.
Carlton itself is a small spread
out community and there are few occasions when we can get together. The
Church Fête and the Horse Show are two such opportunitites and volunteers
for these are always welcome. We hope the above information will be of help
to new villagers. Please contact one of us if we can be of further
On behalf of your Parish
Chairman, September 2003.