Useful Contacts

Parish Council

Clerk: Liz Sim
Mercia Cottage, Brockley Road, Elsworth, Cambridge, CB23 4JS
01954 267664                               

Parish Councillors
Peter Deer (Chairman)
Rob Askham
Alison Brolls
Victoria McNeill
David Pope
Margaret Stevenson
James Witherow

Parish Tree Warden
Paul Harding 267218

County Councillor
Mandy Smith 230248

District Councillors
Mark Howell 01480 831348
Nick Wright 267202

Fardell’s Lane Reserve Committee
Berry Kenny (Chairman) 267504

Please contact Councillors via the Clerk.

District Council

Main switchboard: 03450 450 500, or email

  • Environmental health (for noise or other nuisances): Environmental Health Officer on 0345 045 0063 or email
  • For noise disturbance involving light aircraft on training flights from RAF Wyton, contact the Community Relations Manager on 01480 52451.

For District/County Council and MP contacts, see the Parish Council page.

Water mains, drains and sewers

Contact Cambridge Water – 01223 706050.

For information regarding watercourses and riparian ownership please click here.

For information on how to save water please click here.


Cambridgeshire County Council – – 01223 833717

Rubbish and Recycling

Click here for information about refuse collections in Elsworth.
For questions about wheelie bins, phone 0845 650 0280 (Monday to Saturday, 8am-8pm).

Faulty street lights

To make a useful report, you need the column number (either stenciled on the column, or on a plastic label about 6 feet up), the street name and the village.

If the column number begins “CCC”, report it to the County Council on 0800 253529 or email

If the column number begins “SC”, report it to the District Council’s Environmental Health office on 01223 443145 or email


In the event of flooding, we recommend you contact the specified authorities involved in dealing with emergencies. Please click here for more information.

Power Cuts

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