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Council Meeting – 11th November

The next council meeting, will be held by Zoom on Wednesday 11th November, commencing 7.00 pm. The meeting will consider ideas for the 2021/22 budget and a proposal to consider a change of the council’s name – to better reflect the area represented by the parish.

Remembrance Service – Sunday 8th November

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, this year, there will be no formal gathering at the Birch Green war memorial. Sadly the service planned for the churchyard at St Mary’s church, Hertingfordbury has also been cancelled. Cllr Paul Rochford, chairman of Hertingfordbury Parish Council, will lay a wreath on behalf of the residents of the five greens.

Play Area Open

The council has opened the Birch Green play area and installed two new climbing apparatus.

Users are reminded to observe all Covid-19 restrictions:

  • Follow the current social distance guidelines and encourage your children to do the same.
  • If the playground is busy, consider coming back at a later time. Talk to your children about this before visiting.
  • Wash your and your children’s hands before and after visiting. Take hand sanitiser with you and consider taking a bottle of water to wash children’s hands.
  • Follow and adhere to all current government advice in addition to the above guidance.
New climbing apparatus

New climbing apparatus

Casual Vacancy

Hertingfordbury Parish Council has a vacancy to be filled by co-option. Anyone who would like to be considered for co-option should contact the clerk. The vacancy is open to anyone with a valid connection to the parish (through residency, land ownership or  employment).

St Mary’s Church Newsletter

The St Mary’s Church Newsletter is available now as an online version only:

Hertingfordbury and the Five Greens

Hertingfordbury Parish is local government area south of Hertford. Strangely, Hertingfordbury village does not lie within the civil parish, but is within the local government area of Hertford Town Council.

Within the area there are a number of other small villages locally known as “the five greens“. These are:

  • Birch Green
  • Cole Green
  • East End Green
  • Letty Green
  • Staines Green

This website provides a voice for the whole local community and is managed by Hertingfordbury Parish Council.