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Knebworth Parish Council

Serving the people of Knebworth

Clerk: Claire Graham
9 Oakfields Road, Knebworth

Tel: 01438 813795

Latest News

Drainage Work Gipsy Lane & Orchard Way

Drainage work is due to start on Gipsy Lane and Orchard Way on Monday 20 November which could last for several weeks.

Posted: Mon, 13 Nov 2017 15:11 by Claire Graham

Tags: Road, Services, Environment

Road Closures

Planned Road closures from Wednesday 08th November 2017 to Sunday 19th November 2017

Approximate hours 20:00 to 06:00 Nights

Wednesday 08th November 2017 Nights.
1.A1 S/B closed at Junction 9 to 8. White Lining.
2.M1/A421 Junction 13, various closures around the junction. White lining

Thursday 09th November 2017 Nights.
1.A1 N/B closed at Junction 8 to 9. White Lining.
2.M1/A421 Junction 13, various closures around the.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 08 Nov 2017 16:39 by Claire Graham

Tags: Road, Transport

Junction 6-8 A1(M) Night Closures

There will be night working on the A1(M) over the next couple of months, from Junctions 6 - 8 on essential maintenance work on behalf of Highways England :

ALL closures will be from Monday - Friday 9 pm - 6 am with signed diversions, and no works or closures at weekends and from 22 December 2017 - 2 January 2018

A1 (M) Junctions 8 - 9
from 6th - 17th November 2017 (Southbound carriageway first then Northbound).. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:25 by Claire Graham

Tags: Road

Revised Plans - Station Pub

Market Homes has submitted revised plans for the Station Pub, Knebworth planning application ref 17/01622/1. Plans can be found on the NHDC website and a hard copy can be found in Knebworth Library.

The application now proposes a block of nine two bedroomed flats and conversion of the storage unit to a one bedroomed dwelling. The first floor of the pub becomes an independent four bedroomed flat. NHDC would like comment on the revised.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:54 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning



Bedfordshire and Luton Community Foundation (BLCF) is a local grant giving charity that manage a number of funds, including 2 from London Luton Airport:

  • London Luton Airport Ltd-Near Neighbours which includes Knebworth
  • London Luton Airport Operations Ltd.

Applications up to £10,000 (Near Neighbours fund) and up to £7,500 (Operations Ltd) can be considered.

The next deadline for applications is.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 Oct 2017 16:41 by Claire Graham

Tags: Funding

NHDC consultation on Council Tax Reduction Scheme

A consultation on the way the Council Tax Reduction scheme works in North Hertfordshire has formally begun.

Every year North Hertfordshire District Council (NHDC) has to decide whether to change the Council Tax Reduction scheme for working age applicants in its area. This year the Council has decided that some minor changes should be made to bring the Council Tax Reduction scheme in line with the changes made by Central Government in Housing Benefit and.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 Oct 2017 16:33 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation

Notice of Vacancy


that a casual vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council.

If by 1 November, 2017 (14 days after the date of this notice) a request for an election to fill said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer at the address below by TEN electors for the said Parish, an election will be held to fill the said vacancy, otherwise the vacancy.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:00 by Claire Graham

Tags: Councillors

Hertfordshire Half Marathon 19 November

The half marathon will start and finish at Knebworth House on Sunday 19 November 2017. There will be a number of road closures from 09.00 to 12.00 midday.

1. that length of Old Knebworth Lane, Knebworth from a point 91 metres south west of its junction with B197 London Road south westwards and southwards to its junction with Park Lane, a distance of approximately 2334 metres.

There is no alternative.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:46 by Claire Graham

Tags: Leisure, Road

Proposed Parking Restrictions Park Lane and Gun Lane

Hertfordshire County Council is seeking the views of local residents and businesses on proposals to introduce further parking restrictions on Park Lane and Gun Lane, Knebworth.

Comment is required by 27 October via a short survey at www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/parklane (or gunlane) or you can write outlining whether you support the proposal or not and provide any relevant comment to Highways, County Hall, Pegs Lane, Hertford, Herts SG13 8DN.. Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Oct 2017 14:40 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Transport

Flood Risk Survey

You may have noticed two men, dressed in yellow, surveying the roads. They are currently undertaking a flood risk survey of Knebworth.

Posted: Mon, 11 Sep 2017 11:49 by Claire Graham

Tags: Transport

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