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Honouring People who make a Difference – Nomination deadline extended



Honouring People who make a Difference – Nomination deadline extended

The Parish Council is inviting nominations for its annual Community Awards to recognise individuals, groups and businesses who go ‘above and beyond’ and make a difference in the local community. For further information and to download a Nomination Form for any of the categories follow the link below. Community Awards Nomination deadline extended to 5 […]

Parish Councillor Vacancy



Parish Councillor Vacancy

Volunteer Wanted: St Stephen Parish Councillor to serve a term of four years. Parish Councillors are elected representatives who volunteer their time freely to work on behalf of local residents. If you would like to offer your skills and experience to make Park Street, Chiswell Green, and Bricket Wood better places to live, act as […]

Nominations Invited for Parish Community Awards



Nominations Invited for Parish Community Awards

St Stephen Parish Council is once again inviting nominations for its Annual Community and Youth Community Awards to recognise the outstanding performance and dedication shown by individuals living and working in the local community. The Parish Council highly values people living and working in the local community and are calling for nominations of those who […]

Bridleway Modification Order



Bridleway Modification Order

Hertfordshire County Council Access & Rights of Way are currently considering an application for a Modification Order to add the bridleway off RUPP20 onto the Definitive Map. A successful application would give the route protection from closure by the land owner. The track is just outside St Stephen Parish boundary and within Aldenham Parish and […]

Abbey Flyer running late – in a good way



Abbey Flyer running late – in a good way

The Abbey Line, which stops at Bricket Wood, How Wood and Park Street rail stations, has extended its running hours. The last departure from Watford Junction to St Albans Abbey is now 10.21pm on Monday to Saturday, and 11.04pm on Sunday, while the last departure from St Albans Abbey is now 10.42pm on Monday to […]

Work Starts on Greenwood Park Pavilion Extension



Work Starts on Greenwood Park Pavilion Extension

Improvement and extension works to Greenwood Park Pavilion will start on Monday 9 January 2017. The Council and its contractors will endeavour to keep disruption to a minimum but in order to complete these important works there will be times when access to the upper car park will be closed for reasons of public safety. […]

Bricket Wood Common Greenspace Action Plan Consultation



Bricket Wood Common Greenspace Action Plan Consultation

St Albans City & District Council, in conjunction with the Countryside Management Service, has recently conducted a review of the existing management arrangements for Bricket Wood Common and has produced a new draft Greenspace Action Plan (GAP) which sets out how Bricket Wood Common will be managed until 2022. The consultation for the draft GAP […]

Community Survey – closing date extended



Community Survey – closing date extended

The all-important Community Survey has been distributed to every dwelling in the Parish with the Autumn issue of the Parish newsletter . The closing date for return of the completed survey has been extended to Friday, 7 October 2016. The Survey will provide residents will the opportunity to ‘have their say’ on numerous key issues […]

Frogmore Lakes / Moor Mill Timber Extraction Work



Tarmac will be commencing the next phase of forestry work at Moor Mill to remove non-native poplars and the existing log pile left on site from the previous felling. The work will start on the 5th September and will be completed by the 21st October. The plan below shows the felling areas and route that […]

Greenwood Park Play Area Temporary Closure



Greenwood Park Play Area Temporary Closure

Greenwood Park Play Area will be closed from 1 September 2016 for approximately four weeks to allow for the installation of exciting new play equipment. The new equipment includes the Supa-Net, which will be installed over a large play sand surface.     For more information about the Playgrounds Improvement Project go to: www.ststephenparishcouncil.gov.uk/in-your-parish/parish-playgrounds-improvements-2016/