Village News and Events


Annual Parish Meeting, Wed 23rd March, 8pm at the school

Annual Parish Meeting, Wed 23rd March, 8pm at the school

Annual Parish Meeting The 2022 Annual Parish Meeting was held on Wednesday 23rd March at the school Click here to see the newsletter issued following the meeting (hard copies of this are being delivered to all households this weekend) Click here for the draft minutes.


New parish councillor welcomed

New parish councillor welcomed

New parish councillor welcomed Click here for a short report on the March meeting Following our appeal for parishioners interested in joining the Parish Council we were approached by Cath Connolly who lives in Back Street, and were delighted to unanimously decide to accept her nomination for


Safer routes to the station for pedestrians and cyclists

Safer routes to the station for pedestrians and cyclists

Safer routes to the station for pedestrians and cyclists Improving safety for pedestrians and cyclists accessing the station has been a long-term aim of the Parish Council. Parishioner Guy Reed, who has done the liaison with the NHC and HCC Walking and Cycling Infrastructure Plan group, gave an


Police Rural Newsletter

Police Rural Newsletter

Please click here for the Police Newsletter for April 2022


Ashwell Neighbourhood Plan approved by the referendum

Ashwell Neighbourhood Plan approved by the referendum

Ashwell Neighbourhood Plan approved by the referendum Parish Council chair Graham Lee said: I am delighted to be able to report that the Ashwell Neighbourhood Plan was approved in today’s Referendum. The highlights of the ballot are as follows: Total votes cast: 388 % of eligible electorate:


New tree and hedge planting around the village

New tree and hedge planting around the village

New tree and hedge planting around the village Click here to see the new planting done by various groups around the village www.north-herts.gov.uk/plant-free-tree North Herts still have a small number of saplings left at their contractor Arborcare’s depot at Todds Green, Stevenage SG1 2JE. If


Bygrave Parish meeting about the proposed solar farm

Bygrave Parish meeting about the proposed solar farm

Bygrave Parish meeting about the proposed solar farm Bygrave Parish Council has extended an invitation to Ashwell residents to attend a drop in meeting - see below from them Presentation in St Margarets Church Bygrave Tuesday 7 th December 2021 commencing 5.00pm -7.30pm You will be aware


Extraordinary Parish Council meeting re Dixies Meadow

Extraordinary Parish Council meeting re Dixies Meadow

Extraordinary Parish Council meeting Following the further meeting with the landowner the Parish Council is meeting to discuss options and to agree future actions re the sale of Dixies Meadow. This meeting will be closed to the public on the grounds that it will include matters that would make


Dixies Meadow For Sale -update 29 March 2021

Dixies Meadow For Sale -update 29 March 2021

Dixies Meadow For Sale -update 29 March 2021 Dixies Meadow meeting on 18 March 2021 The Chairman & Vice Chairman had a meeting with the Farrs and their agent Savills (on behalf of the Parish Council as agreed at the March Parish Council meeting). We made it clear at the outset of the meeting


Jubilee Street Party Sunday 5th June

Jubilee Street Party Sunday 5th June

Jubilee Street Party Sunday 5th June Sunday 5th June 2022 12.30pm - 5pm All Ashwell residents are invited to come and celebrate together. It's free! Tables and chairs provided – bring your own picnic Click here for details







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