Knebworth Parish Council

Serving the people of Knebworth

Clerk: Claire Graham
9 Oakfields Road, Knebworth

Tel: 01438 813795

Latest News

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

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 (or gunlane) or you can write outlining whether you support the proposal or not and provide any relevant comment to Highways, County Hall,... 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

Neighbourhood Plan

Knebworth Neighbourhood Plan Group is looking for volunteers to assist with the development of the plan, and if you are interested it would like to hear from you. It has now set up a number of working groups and we are looking for people to join those groups and develop policies for the Neighbourhood Plan. So if you have a particular area of interest please let them know. The groups are:

Group 1 - Traffic,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 08 Sep 2017 16:14 by Claire Graham

Tags: Development, Planning

Chas Lowe Site - 48 flats for the over 70's

The Planning Officer has agreed that comments will be accepted on planning application 17/01863/1 until 19 September 2017

Posted: Tue, 05 Sep 2017 11:16 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning

Chas Lowe Site Application- 48 flats for the over 70's

17/01863/1 | Demolition of existing buildings and erection of 48 assisted living extra care (Class C2) apartments for the frail elderly, including communal facilities and car parking along with ground floor commercial unit (Use A1, A2, A3, D1 or D2) fronting London Road | 146-156 and land to the rear of 142 and 144, London Road, Knebworth

NHDC requires comment on the planning application for the Chas... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 01 Sep 2017 13:26 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning

Knebworth Community Library

Knebworth Community Library is a new partnership between Hertfordshire Libraries and volunteers from the local community. More information will be provided at a meeting to be held on Monday 18 September 2017 at 7.00pm in Knebworth Village Hall.

Information is also available via:

Twitter: KnebCommLibrary
Facebook: Knebworth Community Library

Posted: Tue, 29 Aug 2017 12:03 by Claire Graham

Tags: Services

Domestic Clinical Waste Collection

NHDC has recently experienced some issues with residents placing clinical waste such as needles and syringes in their grey mixed recycling bin. This is a significant health and safety risk to our collection crews and staff at the recycling sorting centre as some of the recycling is hand-sorted. Even if parts of these are plastic, they should never be placed in any recycling bin.

Residents who have treatment... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 29 Aug 2017 11:30 by Claire Graham

Tags: Environment

Fibre Broadband, Old Knebworth

There have been some delays to the Fibre to the Premise rollout planned for this area. The contractor is aiming to resolve these issues and is currently targeting this service becoming available by April 2018, although Openreach is aiming for this to be rolled out before the end of 2017. Postcodes affected are:














Posted: Tue, 29 Aug 2017 09:53 by Claire Graham

Tags: Services

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