UK’s first sake brewery blessed in traditional Jichinsai ceremony

Date: 
Tue, 11/01/2016

A ground breaking ceremony like no other has been held at the construction site of the UK’s first sake brewery in East Cambridgeshire. 

The event which is known as a “Jichinsai” is a traditional Shinto ceremony undertaken to purify the building site prior to laying the foundations and to pray for the safety of the people involved in the construction. 

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:UK’s first sake brewery blessed in traditional Jichinsai ceremony

Councillors to make final decision on devolution

 

Mon, 11/07/2016

Councillors from across the county will take their final votes on whether to complete the process for a devolution deal for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough next week.

Full Council meetings will take place involving the seven councils set to form a new Combined Authority.

The first meetings will take place on Tuesday 15 November 2016 with Cambridgeshire County and Cambridge City Councils. 

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Councillors to make final decision on devolution