Welcome to Cambridgeshire ACRE’s Community Buildings Services website and blog to keep you up to date and informed on news and issues.

This site provides information on the community buildings support service delivered by Cambridgeshire ACRE, the rural community council for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. We hope this site will provide a space where members can interact, comment and discuss issues that matter to trustees in the county.

Our aim is to regularly post items of interest and if you wish to follow this blog you will receive a messages informing you when something new has been posted. Just click the follow button on this page to sign up.

In the meantime, if you need any support regarding an issue or problem at your venue please contact either:

Lisa Chambers on lisa.chambers@cambsacre.org.uk or call 01353 865048 alternatively please click on the ‘contact us’ tab above and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

For all the latest news items, please visit our blog page.

Support Cambridgeshire

This service is part funded by Support Cambridgeshire a partnership of three community based organisations, Hunts Forum of Voluntary Organisations, Cambridge CVS and Cambridgeshire ACRE.

Support Cambridgeshire is funded by Cambridgeshire County Council. More information can be found on the Support Cambridgeshire website.

Cambridgeshire Funding Portal


If you are looking to fund a project at your facility or you are involved in a local group that need funding take a look at the Cambridgeshire funding portal. Click the link above to access the website, then simply register to search for potential funders and receive notifications of any new funds that become available.

ACRE network

The ACRE Network is made up of the 38 county based Charities across England who help and support communities to help themselves.

The ACRE Village Hall and Community Building Network of Advisors provides an opportunity for officers to share information, views and to support village halls and similar rural community buildings across the Country. For more information on national ACRE please click the link.

Get In Touch

Postal Address

  • e-space North,
  • 181 Wisbech Road,
  • Littleport, Ely,
  • CB6 1RA