Serving the people of Knebworth

Author: Knebworth Parish Council

TRO Stevenage Road

Next year there are plans to replace the gas main on the B197 between Knebworth and the Roebuck. The TRO for the work can be found below.

Posted: Mon, 21 Nov 2022 10:24 by Knebworth Parish Council

Tags: Highways, Services

HCC Budget Survey

Like all organisations across the country the ongoing impact of increasing inflation has added significantly to the pressures on HCC budget. Having set a balanced budget for the next two years as recently as February 2022, it has since seen this position changing at pace with inflationary pressures having an impact on the day-to-day costs of its services.

In short, it's costing a lot more to simply... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 Nov 2022 15:18 by Knebworth Parish Council

Tags: Consultation, budget

North Herts Local Plan - Adopted

The Council voted to adopt the North Hertfordshire Local Plan 2011 – 2031 at a meeting on November 8th 2022.

The North Hertfordshire Local Plan was submitted to the Planning Inspectorate for Examination in June 2017 and was the subject of an independent examination conducted by Simon Berkeley BA MA MRTPI. The Inspector's Report was published on 8 September 2022, which confirmed that the Plan was... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 Nov 2022 14:23 by Knebworth Parish Council

Tags: Planning

Water Resources Management Plan - Consultation

Affinity Water would like to bring to your attention today's launch of its consultation with its customers and our stakeholders on the Affinity Water draft Water Resources Management Plan (WRMP). The WRMP aims to address a significant future shortfall in water resources in Affinity Water's supply area. Population growth, climate change and the demand for water are putting significant pressure on the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 Nov 2022 14:08 by Knebworth Parish Council

Tags: Consultation, Services

Local Cycling & Walking Improvement Plan Consultation extended

North Herts Council has extended the consultation on the North Herts Local Cycling and Walking Improvement Plan until 14 November 2022.

Comments can be made on line here

You can also email a response to

Hard copies of the response form can be found in the library and returned to the Parish Council post box at Knebworth Village Hall, Park Lane Knebworth by 13 November or... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 06:01 by Knebworth Parish Council

Tags: Consultation

Vacancy - Clerk

Knebworth Parish Council is seeking to recruit a part time parish clerk to manage the activities of this growing and ambitious council.

A Certificate in Local Council Administration (CiLCA) qualification is desirable, or a willingness to attain it within a reasonable timeframe.

Knowledge of local government laws and procedures is preferred but not essential, as training will be given to the right candidate.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 05:22 by Knebworth Parish Council

Tags: Recruitment

Councillor Vacancy

Knebworth Parish Council has a vacancy for position of Councillor. Please contact Claire Graham, Clerk to the Council, for more information.

Posted: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 05:20 by Knebworth Parish Council

Tags: Councillors

Knebworth School Governor Vacancies

The Governing Body of Knebworth School is looking for three new governors to join the team. The role is to set a clear strategy and vision, hold the Senior Leadership Team to account for educational performance and ensure the school's money is well spent. Governors are volunteers and are not paid. Induction and training are provided. You can find out more on the school website: Read More »

Posted: Thu, 03 Nov 2022 09:27 by Knebworth Parish Council

Tags: Education

Hertfordshire County Council's Admission Arrangements 2024/25

On 11th October 2022, County Council Cabinet proposed to retain Hertfordshire's existing admission arrangements, schemes of coordination and relevant areas for 2024/25 but, in line with decreased demand, agreed to consult on proposals to reduce the Published Admission Number at 5 community primary schools.

A link to the consultation proposals can be found The... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 31 Oct 2022 14:01 by Knebworth Parish Council

Tags: Education

Local Walking and Cycling Improvement Plan Consultation

A new Local Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Plan (LCWIP) for North Herts is proposed, which sets out ideas for creating safer pavements, footpaths, pedestrian crossings and cycle routes. This includes proposals for Knebworth.

The consultation is being held by Hertfordshire County Council (HCC), in partnership with North Herts Council, and will run from 26 September to 7 November.

Posted: Sat, 24 Sep 2022 16:25 by Knebworth Parish Council

Tags: Consultation, Highways, Leisure, Planning