Cambridgeshire County Council

Thriplow and Heathfield are both in the Administrative area of Cambridgeshire County Council. This body has its headquarters in Cambridge. CCC covers the whole of Cambridgeshire, except for Peterborough, which is a Unitary Council.

The County Council is responsible for the following:

  • Archives
  • Civil Emergencies
  • Education
  • Libraries
  • Highways (except Motorways and Major Dual Carriageways) and Footways
  • Registration of Births, Marriages and Deaths
  • Rights of Way
  • Social Services
  • Structure Planning
  • Trading Standards
  • Waste Disposal (not waste collection)

County Councillor

Peter Topping

County Councillor

Tel: 07825 876582


Address: Cambridgeshire County Council, Shire Hall, Castle Hill, Cambridge CB3 0AP


Our County Councillor is Peter Topping and he represents ten villages, including Thriplow, in the County Council.

Peter comes to all of our Parish Council Meetings and helps out where issues need Council assistance or approval.

Peter lives in Newton and can be contacted on 01223 871721 or by email at