The Parish, between the nearby towns of Huntingdon and St Ives, is in a beautiful part of Cambridgeshire and includes the combined villages of Houghton and Wyton. The River Great Ouse borders the southern edge of the Parish.                 

Please contact us if you have questions concerning the work of the Parish Council, if you have any concerns that you feel the Council should be aware of or where it can help or support you.

When you first open this site you will see a message at the top of the page telling you the latest news or addition to the site.

On the Home page there is a News item column on the right containing the latest news. 

To find your way around the site you can use the navigation bar at the top of every page, clicking on a heading gives a drop down list of sub-pages. Click on a page to open. Try the News item then click on Telephone Scams.

The site map page shows all pages on the site. Just click on pages to expand to show sub-pages (if any).

If you are not sure where to look try using the site search facility at the top of this page.

Below are some of the popular pages which can be accessed directly by clicking on the items title,  which is highlighted and underlined, meaning it is a link to that topic.

 Next Meeting - takes you to the Calendar where you can see the forthcoming Parish Council meetings. Click on the meeting of interest then click 'more details' to access the agenda or click on the required file below the calendar.

Parish Council– to find out who we are, how we operate and see our records.


 Visit the Parish – details of the many Parish organisations, photos, footpath guides and lots more about our Parish.


How To - book the pavilion and other village facilities, contact District & County Councils, prepare for floods.


Contact Us   - details of how to contact the Parish Clerk and Parish Council including contact form.


Useful Links - shows a list of useful links to local and national organisations.


Facebook -  link  to  the Houghton and Wyton Community  


Neighbourhood Plan -  The Parish is the first in Huntingdon District to start producing a Neighbourhood Plan - see the latest documents, make comments or go to the NP website for more information.


 Statutory Documents - visit the Document Library to see these documents


 Emergency Contacts- road blocked, flood, fallen tree, street light problem.

 Village Shop  -  link to the village's Community Shop website

Timebank    -  link to Houghton & Wyton Timebank website.

Copyright, Terms & Conditions and Privacy - for use of this website



Local News

  • Parish Council elections Thurs 3 May 2018 A new Parish Council will be elected on Thurs 3 May 2018.  Anyone wanting to stand for one of these dynamic, exciting and worthwhile positions should collect a  nomination form ...
    Posted Mar 16, 2018, 5:30 AM by Lois Dale
  • Neighbourhood Plan Referendum Result Nearly half the electorate voted overwhelmingly in favour of the Houghton and Wyton Neighbourhood Plan on Thursday 1 March, despite the cold winds, ice and snow.See a copy of ...
    Posted Mar 2, 2018, 5:22 AM by Site Administrator
  • Neighbourhood Plan Referendum Details The details of the referendum are on the SCHEDULE page of the NP website , click here SCHEDULE.
    Posted Jan 23, 2018, 8:06 AM by Site Administrator
  • Neighbourhood Plan The last issues regarding the Neighbourhood Plan have been resolved and there is a proposed schedule for the final steps as follows:Plan to go before HDC's Overview and ...
    Posted Nov 30, 2017, 9:00 AM by Site Administrator
  • Cambridgeshire Scrapbook I’m Mike Petty, the Cambridgeshire local historian, formerly of the Cambridgeshire Collection.  For more than 20 years I have been compiling A Cambridgeshire Scrapbook. It comprises over 3,000 ...
    Posted Sep 28, 2017, 5:23 AM by Site Administrator
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