We will be operating a Park and Ride scheme again from Sir Harry Smith Community College (PE7 1XE) to Grosvenor Road Bus Station (PE7 1GH).
Running approximately every 15 minutes.
For a map to show you where Sir Harry Smith is please click here.
Getting here by Train: 3 car units will be in operation on Greater Anglia trains on Saturday 19th Jan to allow more people to travel by train to and from Whittlesea.
Trains from Peterborough to Whittlesea Leaves Peterborough on a Saturday mornings at 7.13, 7.50 and 9.50.
The journey is 8 mins. Return trains from Whittlesea to Peterborough Leaves at 13.28, 15.28, 17.28, 19.28 and 21.28. The return journey is 11 minutes
Trains from Cambridge to Whittlesea
Leaves Cambridge on Saturday mornings at 6.57, 7.10, 8.09 and 10.09.
These usually require a change at Ely - travel time approx. 1 hour Return trains to Cambridge
Leaves Whittlesea at 13.58, 15.58, 17.26. 17.58, 19.58 and 21.53,
again the travel times vary but are approx. 1 hour and most require a change at Ely.
There is now a 24 hour ticket machine and improved lighting at Whittlesea station.
These are some of the wide variety of organisations and good causes which have received donations from the Whittlesea Straw Bear Festival to help support their individual projects for the benefit of the community.
We have done this for many years now and we will ensure local people continue to benefit providing there are sufficient monies available after all the considerable costs of running the Festival have been met.
Not only does the Festival provide a most enjoyable weekend for a great many people, it also helps others through the funding that we are very pleased to be able to make available.
JENNER HEALTH CENTRE
WHITTLESEY CRICKET CLUB
WHITTLESEY JUNIOR FOOTBALL CLUB
SIR HARRY SMITH
PARK LANE PRIMARY SCHOOL
WHITTLESEY FIRST RESPONDERS
ST ANDREW’S HALL (Refurbishment)
ARNOLDS LANE XMAS LIGHTS (in aid of Children with Cancer UK)