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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

Election Thursday 7 May 2015

As there were only seven candidates for the twelve places on Ashwell Parish Council, the election is uncontested and the following will be declared elected; there will be no poll.

Bridget Macey, Martin Hoffman, Graham Lee, Madeleine Legg, David Short, David Sims, Mark White.

The first meeting of the new parish council will be held on Wednesday 13th May at which a Chairman and Vice-chairman will be elected and other appointments made.  The usual monthly meetings held on the first Wednesday will commence from 3rd June.

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.