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Ashwell, Hertfordshire

 Welcome to a Thriving Community for over 1000 Years


This is the web site of an active village and shows the breadth of the community at work and leisure.  Browse around to see the sights and visit the linked sites of the businesses and organisations.

Ashwell is a picturesque village in north Hertfordshire some 45 miles from the centre of London and a few miles from the A1(M) motorway.  It nestles on the chalk scarp on the spring line.  The springs, to be found in the village, are one of the sources of the River Cam.

The Springs, from a drawing by Colin Barker

ASHWELL CHRISTMAS FAIR will be held in ST. MARY'S CHURCH, ASHWELL on Saturday, 6th December, from 9.30-1.00pm.  There will be Arts and Crafts, Cakes and Cards, Presents and Prizes.  The Choir will sing Carols and there will be light refreshments.  Ashwell Museum will also be open.

The Parish Council has co-opted three new members, Ms Madeleine Legg, Mr David Short and Mr David Sims (see draft Minutes October Council).

For details of village organisations and clubs, local businesses and services see the
Ashwell Yearbook  (button on left).  Contents on page 1 and Directory pages 86-88.