Welcome to the Houghton and Wyton Parish Council Website 

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.

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



Local News

  • The Thicket Cycle Track Order NOT confirmed Following the Public Inquiry in March the Secretary of State for Transport has considered the Inspectors report and decided that the disadvantages outweighed the advantages and therefore to NOT confirm ...
    Posted May 10, 2017, 4:56 AM by Lois Dale
  • Neighbourhood Plan Consultation The two policies in our draft Neighbourhood Plan which were not agreed by the Inspector and HDC have been rewritten (with HDC's cooperation) and are now available for consultation ...
    Posted Apr 21, 2017, 8:45 AM by Site Administrator
  • Police Commissioners Newsletter The latest newsletter from the Police Commissioner is available .To read click on file below.
    Posted Mar 3, 2017, 7:01 AM by Site Administrator
  • Wyton Airfield Inspite of what you may have recently seen on TV news the potential development at Wyton Airfield has been dropped from the emerging Local Plan. See attached notice from HDC ...
    Posted Mar 2, 2017, 12:16 PM by Site Administrator
  • Bus stops in Houghton on the A1123 Bus Stops on A1123, Houghton and Wyton As has been reported previously that the Parish of Houghton and Wyton is the only major settlement along its route which is not ...
    Posted Feb 14, 2017, 4:47 AM by Lois Dale
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