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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 […]

Morrisons Local Foodmakers Event, Thursday 13/9/18



Morrisons Local Foodmakers Event, Thursday 13/9/18

Morrisons are holding an exciting event at Greenwood Park Community Centre on Thursday 13 September, 10.30am – 4.00pm, when you will have the opportunity to meet local foodmakers and taste their produce. The event is part of Morrisons search to find the Nations Local Foodmakers who can provide products that are grown or made ‘just down […]

Neighbourhood Plan – Public Exhibition 7 June



Neighbourhood Plan – Public Exhibition 7 June

As the St Stephen Neighbourhood Plan grows nearer to fruition, the Parish will be holding a Public Exhibition at Greenwood Park Community Centre on Thursday 7 June to update residents on the Plan’s progress. The Exhibition is a ‘Drop-In’ event and will be held during the evening, between 7.00 and 9.00 pm, to allow working […]