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Application 25 Dwellings Adjacent to 52 London Road

Welwyn Hatfield District Council has received an outline planning application for 25 dwellings on the Knebworth/ Woolmer Green boundary.

Application Reference: 6/2022/0787/OUTLINE Proposed development at: Land adjacent to 52 London Road Knebworth Woolmer Green SG3 6JD.

Comments should be submitted by 8 May 2022

Posted: Mon, 25 Apr 2022 12:31 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning

Land West of Knebworth

Countryside Properties would like your views on its proposals for KB1 and KB2, which can be found here.

There site provides information on proposed layouts includes the location of a primary school, greenspace layout, urban design. A movement framework is shown for the sites and in addition off site proposals to roads such as Park Lane, Station Approach, Station Road, London Road and Lytton Fields.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Mar 2022 13:49 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning

Public Meeting - Swangleys Green

There will be a public meeting on Wednesday 6 October at 8.00pm to look at the outline planning application for 230 dwellings on the site known as Swangleys Green. This site is currently in Green Belt and forms part of site KB4 identified for development in the emerging NHDC Local Plan.

It is the Planning Inspector's intention to publish his final report on the Plan in early Autumn.

The planning application... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 03 Oct 2021 09:44 by Claire Graham

Tags: News, Planning

Proposal for 230 Dwellings

Gladman has submitted an outline planning application for up to 230 dwellings (including affordable housing), structural planting and landscaping, informal public open space and children's play area, surface water flood mitigation, vehicular access point and associated ancillary works. All matters reserved except for means of access on land South Of Watton Road Knebworth.

The site, which is currently... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Sep 2021 16:31 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Planning

NHDC Local Plan

The consultation on the Further Main Modifications to the NHDC Local Plan closed on 24 June 2021.

Comment can be found here.

Posted: Tue, 10 Aug 2021 15:41 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Planning

Knebworth Neighbourhood Plan

The Regulation 16 consultation closed on 9 June 2021. Comments made on the plan can be found here.

Posted: Tue, 10 Aug 2021 15:39 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning

Consultation on Swangley's Green, Land south of Watton Road

You are invited to particpate in a public consultation on the proposed development of Swangley's Green, which is the land south of Watton Road identified as KB4 in the NHDC Local Plan.

The consultation period lasts three weeks and ends on 2 August 2021. You can view the consultation here.

Posted: Mon, 12 Jul 2021 11:22 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Planning

NHDC Local Plan- Further Consultation

North Hertfordshire Local Plan 2011 – 2031 – Consultation on the Further Proposed Main Modifications and Additional Work produced by the Council

Wednesday 12th May to Thursday 24th June 2021

Following the recent Local Plan Examination hearing sessions in 2020 and 2021, the Inspector has issued a schedule of Further Proposed Main Modifications to the emerging Local Plan. The further proposed... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 12 May 2021 12:31 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Planning

Consultation on proposed submission Neighbourhood Plan – Regulation 16

Knebworth Parish Council submitted their neighbourhood plan to North Hertfordshire District Council on 14 March 2021.

Consultation will take place between Wednesday 21 April to Wednesday 9 June 2021.

The plan sets out a vision for the parish and planning policies which will be used to determine planning applications within the parish.

Have your say

You can view and respond to the Knebworth Neighbourhood... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:39 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Planning


The North Hertfordshire District Council Local Plan proposes changing our Green Belt boundary. It allocates 731 new homes around an expanded Knebworth village. Knebworth Parish Council can't change the allocation of these sites, but it can influence their use.

So, we wrote our own Knebworth Neighbourhood Plan as our community vision for the future. It aims to ensure that our community can influence... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 24 Mar 2021 00:10 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning