Welcome to our website


Welcome to the Community Website for Bassingbourn-cum-Kneesworth.
The aim of the website is to inform the reader about the history of our village, the amenities we can offer, the activities of our Parish Council and the events that are being held throughout our community.

Situated in South Cambridgeshire on the North Hertfordshire border and with a population of just over 4,000 people, Bassingbourn-cum-Kneesworth is a vibrant village community set in stunning countryside.
Whether you are a past, current or prospective resident, a frequent visitor or here on the off-chance, we hope that this site will allow you to enjoy our village all the more.
If you feel you have something to contribute to this website, then please let us know.

We currently have a vacancy for a Parish Councillor due to the resignation of a Councillor in November 2019.  If you would like to apply to join Bassingbourn-cum-Kneesworth Parish Council please apply in writing (one side of A4 paper with your reason for applying) to Mrs V Tookey (Clerk), 36 The Causeway, Bassingbourn, SG8 5LG or by email to: 

We are also seeking a Village Ranger to help with keeping our village in a clean and tidy manner.  Please read the Job Description below.



Latest News


 See Notices for details of what to do with Bins in High Winds

Village Ranger JD 2020.pdf

Vacancy for Parish Councillor 2020.pdf 


November Village Voice


Bassingbourn-cum-Kneesworth Parish Council publishes its response to the
East West Rail Route Options Consultation

 The Fallen
The Commemoration of Bassingbourn and Kneesworth Soldiers killed in World War I