Parish News


Great British September Clean



THE PARISH PICKERS will be supporting The Great British September Clean on Saturday 19 September meeting at Park Street Lane Recreation Ground and Oakwood Road shops, but with a few tweaks to comply with KBT and Government guidelines.                                      We will stagger the start time from 09.30 – 10.00 so please do not all turn up […]

Parish Pickers Litter Picking



As you probably know there are no organised litter picks at the moment.  (The Parish Pickers encompass the 3 villages in the Parish). However that does not stop the flow of litter! Several Loan Rangers pick up litter in plastic shopping bags which the PP can provide. If you want to go out with your […]

JOINT FUNDRAISING EVENT AND FAMILY FUN



SATURDAY 22 AUGUST 2020 34 OLIVER CLOSE, PARK STREET 10.00 AM TO 1 PM The purpose of this event is to support the Park Street Food Bankand the OSPA charity which supports cats and dogs in Cape VerdeIt is being held at the home of the OSPA fundraiser The house is at the  end of Oliver […]

Play Areas Open



Play Areas Open

St Stephen Parish Council play areas are now open. Please follow social distancing guidelines, wash or sanitise hands regularly and do not eat within the play areas. This will remain under review and if numbers of local cases of Covid-19 spike or if social distancing rules are not adhered to the Council may be forced […]

Perfect Performances at 20th Annual Community Carol Concert



Perfect Performances at 20th Annual Community Carol Concert

Children from the local junior schools once again gave outstanding performances to a full house of around 300 friends, families, local residents and invited guests, including St Albans City and District Mayor, Cllr Janet Smith and local Councillors at the Parish Council’s Annual Community Carol Concert at the beginning of December. The children from Mount […]

Battle’s Over Beacon at Greenwood Park



Battle’s Over Beacon at Greenwood Park

On Sunday 11 November 2018 St Stephen Parish Council lit a beacon at Greenwood Park as part of the chain of over 1000 ‘Beacons of Light’ lit to commemorate the end of World War 1. The beacons across the nation symbolised the light of hope for peace that emerged after the darkness of the war […]

Remembrance Service in Park Street



Remembrance Service in Park Street

An estimated 1200 people gathered at the St Stephen Parish War Memorial to attend Remembrance Day Parade and Service in the afternoon of Sunday 11 November 2018. The parade was led by Harpenden Pipe Band, with the Guides having the honour of carrying the Union and Simon Getley, formerly of the Grenadier Guards, acting as […]

Lest We Forget



Lest We Forget

As part of this year’s events marking 100 years since the guns fell silent at the end of World War 1, St Stephen Parish Council has installed a life-size Tommy at Greenwood Park in the build-up to the Battle’s Over event which is being held on 11 November from 5.00 to 7.00pm. The Parish Council’s […]