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Carols for Christmas

Knebworth Community Chorus will be singing Carols for Christmas on Saturday 9 December in the village hall starting at 7.00pm. Tickets are available from Village News or chorus members.

Posted: Wed, 29 Nov 2017 13:04 by Claire Graham

Tags: Leisure

Annual Craft Fair

Stepping Stone Preschool will be holding its annual craft fair on Sunday 3 December at the Village Hall 11.00-15.00

Posted: Wed, 29 Nov 2017 13:03 by Claire Graham

Tags: Leisure

Schools Admission Consultation 2019/20

Hertfordshire County Council's Admission Arrangements 2019/20

Hertfordshire County Council seeks feedback on proposals to amend the 2019/20 admission arrangements for community/voluntary controlled primary, junior and middle schools, and to reduce the Published Admission Number (PAN) at Watton-at-Stone Primary School. The proposals are outlined below:

1.To amend the wording and definition of 'Rule 5... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:20 by Claire Graham

Tags: Education

Drainage Work Gipsy Lane & Orchard Way

Drainage work on Gipsy Lane and Orchard Way has been delayed and will now start on Monday 27 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... 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... 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... 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... 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... Read More »

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

Tags: Councillors

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