Consultation on new Doctor’s Surgery and 200 homes in Buntingford

Please see the Consultation Leaflet for a new Doctor’s Surgery on land north of Hare Street Road in Buntingford, along with approximately 200 homes.

Buntingford High Street Questionnaire

Buntingford Town Council and East Herts District Councillors are working together to apply for funding to improve Buntingford High Street.
We would also like to have the views of as many residents as possible.
Please use the link to access a simple questionnaire
We are very keen to have the views of as many people as possible.

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Village Entrance Planters new winter planting

On behalf of Aspenden Parish Council, Councillor Stuart Chambers has organised and planted perennials, some late Autumn flowers and Spring bulbs in the Village Entrance Planters ensuring a good display throughout the seasons and a cheerful welcome to the village.

Citizens Advice East Herts

We have advisers ready to take your call and provide you with free, confidential, impartial and independent advice on any issue.
Local message line (anytime): 01920 459944 
(our response time is normally within 24 hours, however please note our advisers are not available Fri – Sun)
Hertfordshire Adviceline: 0800 144 8848 (Mon to Fri  9am to 4pm)
For more information on our services and how we’re helping our local community please visit

The Hertfordshire (A507 Clothall Road, Baldock, Clothall and Rushden, A507 Baldock Road, Rushden, Cottered and Buntingford) (7.5 Tonnes Weight Limit) Order 2023

Dear Clerk
The Hertfordshire (A507 Clothall Road, Baldock, Clothall and Rushden, A507 Baldock Road, Rushden, Cottered and Buntingford) (7.5 Tonnes Weight Limit) Order 2023
 I write to inform you that in order to improve road safety, it is proposed to introduce the enclosed measures and/or restrictions.
A public Notice detailing the proposals will appear in the Comet Series / Herts Mercury on 20 July 2023. 

Aspenden Village Green ‘spruce up’

Thanks go to Cllr Tom Poulton, assisted by Cllr Stuart Chambers, for organising a working party of some six residents armed with strimmers to ‘spruce up’ the Village Green verges, the Children’s Playground and around the bridge and Pavilion area. Cllr Poulton hopes the same working party will be willing to repeat the work as part of an Autumn Clean Up later in the year.

London Road improvement works update – notice of final phases of construction

I am writing with an update on construction of the new shared use cycling and pedestrian path along the eastern side of London Road/Station Road. Phase H works, between Downhall Ley and Rib Way, are due to start shortly. Phase H is scheduled to take two weeks to complete, after which Phase I, between Rib Way and Hare Street Road,

Notice of Public Rights Monday 5th June to Friday 14th July 2023

The statement of accounts will not be audited on account of that authority’s self-certified status as exempt, unless either a request for an opportunity to question the auditor about the authority’s accounting records under section 26(2) or an objection under section 27(1) of the Act, results in the involvement of the local auditor.
Denise Anderson
Clerk and RFO Aspenden Parish Council