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Entech Development Approved

The planning inspector has allowed the appeal for the redevelopment of the Entech Site in Woolmer Green.

The approved development will result in the erection of 72 new dwellings, retail and commercial units, with associated landscaping, parking and infrastructure

Posted: Sat, 03 Nov 2018 15:15 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning

Winter Self Help Scheme

Herts County Council is running the Winter Self Help Scheme to help people grit the public highway in their area. The Parish Council is once again supporting the scheme and has obtained free salt to distribute to residents. Bags of salt and a snow shovel will be available for collection from the village hall on Saturday 10 November between 9.30 and 10.30am. If you wish to participate in the scheme,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 Oct 2018 06:05 by Claire Graham

Tags: Road, Environment

Bank - Change of Use

Planning application 18/02638/FP has been submitted for change of use from former bank (A2) to training centre (D1) use. The new operator, Passion for Christ, is a registered charity and will be running training courses for small numbers of delegates to be counsellors.

The proposed operating hours are Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 5.00pm, Saturday and Sunday 10.00am to 9.30pm. It will also have 8 car... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Oct 2018 12:29 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning

Youth Focus Group Meeting

The Neighbourhood Plan Steering Committee would like to hear from 12-18 year olds living in Knebworth.

A Youth Focus Group session is planned for Thursday 18 October 2018 starting at 6.30pm in the Pavilion at the Recreation Grounds. It will be a structured activity for about an hour. The purpose is to gather youth views on the future of the village; what they would like to see and how they can help... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 05 Oct 2018 18:31 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Planning

Stoptober

Find the support you need to quit smoking for Stoptober

Stoptober is back again for the seventh year running, and Hertfordshire County Council is encouraging smokers to take advantage of the free support available to help them quit for good.

Hertfordshire resident Vivian O'Reilly had been a smoker for over thirty years when she quit. She said: "I really didn't want to be smoking at 50 but also I had... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 05 Oct 2018 09:41 by Claire Graham

Tags: Health

High Street - Sign

Ringway will be removing the large road sign outside the Chas Lowe site and installing it on the opposite pavement. Work will be undertaken between 5-8 October 2018.

Posted: Fri, 05 Oct 2018 09:38 by Claire Graham

Tags: Road

Libraries Week 2018

Hertfordshire County Council is inviting residents to visit their local library during Libraries Week and discover what they can do for them.

Libraries Week (8-13 October) is a national celebration of UK libraries which will see a number of Hertfordshire libraries organise events to showcase their best services and activities across themes such as digital, creative, cultural, information, health, and... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 05 Oct 2018 09:37 by Claire Graham

Tags: Leisure

WHBC Green Belt Study

Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council has submitted the Green Belt Study Stage 3 (Document EX88), prepared by consultants LUC, which can be viewed in the here.

Posted: Wed, 29 Aug 2018 13:10 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning, Environment

Entech Development - Public Inquiry

The public inquiry to consider the planning application to redevelop the Entech House site commences on Tuesday 18 September 2018. The plans propose the building of 46 houses, 26 flats, retail (A1) and office (B1) space with associated landscaping, parking and infrastructure, after demolition of existing buildings.

Posted: Wed, 29 Aug 2018 12:58 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning

NHDC Local Plan Update

The Planning Inspector is currently reviewing all the documentation that has been provided by NHDC in response to the actions which arose during the hearing sessions.
Once he has completed his assessment NHDC may be required to undertake additional work, but if none is needed the documents will be published and Representors will be asked to comment on any of the documents which relate to their regulation... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 18 Aug 2018 11:04 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning, Consultation

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