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Buntingford Town Council

Serving the people of Buntingford

Manor House

Clerk: Jill Jones
Manor House, High Street
Buntingford SG9 9AB

Tel: 01763 272222

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Mustard Seed Singers Concert a Success

Mustard Seed Singers Concert a Success

The first fund raising concert of the Mustard Seed Singers was held on 1st April at St Peter's Church, Buntingford and the audience of about 100 really did seem to enjoy the show which raised just over £600 to add towards much needed repairs to the brickwork of St Peter's.

Rehearsing for the next concert on 1st October has already begun which will be held at St Mary's Aspenden where all profit will be for repairs to.. Read More »

Posted: Wed, 28 Jun 2017 17:30 by Clerk's Office

Tags: News

2017/18 Mayor & Deputy Mayor Chosen

After last night's Annual Meeting in the Council Chamber, Councillor John Noades was elected by his peers to be Buntingford Town Mayor for 2017/18. This is his 3rd term in a row as Mayor and his 5th term overall.

Councillor Graham Waite was elected to be Deputy Town Mayor for 2017/18. This is also his 3rd term in a row.

Posted: Fri, 26 May 2017 10:20 by Clerk's Office

Tags: Councillor

Buntingford Walking Football Team Off To A Flying Start

Buntingford Walking Football Team Off To A Flying Start

The Buntingford Walking Football Team played their 1st ever match against Hertford last Saturday.

Featuring a mixture of Town Councillors, a Town Council Officer, a District Councillor and members of the public, the team visited the Hertford Town Football Ground to play an 8-a-side match. After a closely contested 1st half which provided no goals, the match was eventually won by Buntingford with a score of 5 goals to 3.. Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Apr 2017 12:30 by Clerk's Office

Tags: News, Leisure

Buntingford Community Area Neighbourhood Plan Accepted By The Public

After years of hard work and several scrutiny processes, the Neighbourhood Plan has been accepted by the community at referendum. The results of the Referendum held on the 23rd March 2017 are as follows:

The turnout was 22.30% of the Community Area Electorate.

There were 1351 Ballot Papers issued.

There were 1268 (94%) votes in favour of a Yes

There were 82 (6%) votes in favour of a No.

It was declared.. Read More »

Posted: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:50 by Clerk's Office

Tags: Neighbourhood Plan

Date Confirmed For BCANP Referendum

A date for the referendum of the Buntingford Community Area Neighbourhood Plan (BCANP) has now been confirmed by East Herts Council.

After years of hard work by the Neighbourhood Planning Team, the referendum date has been scheduled for Thursday 23rd March 2017. Polling cards will be sent out to those who are eligible to vote prior to then with confirmation of the date, time and location of where to vote, which will be your regular polling station.. Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Feb 2017 10:00 by Clerk's Office

Tags: Neighbourhood Plan, News

New Councillor

The resignation of Debbie Lemay in June created a vacancy on the Council. The public did not call for an election leaving the Council free to co-opt a new member.

A number of strong candidates applied to fill the vacancy and the Councillors had the difficult choice of whom to co-opt. After much deliberation it was decided to offer the position to Iain Duncan. Iain has lived in Buntingford for the past year and lives on the High Street. He is.. Read More »

Posted: Sun, 02 Oct 2016 09:30 by Clerk's Office

Tags: Councillor, News

Land East of Aspenden Road Appeal Decision

We regret to inform you that the development of the land to the East of Aspenden Road has been allowed at appeal. The development will bring up to 56 new dwellings.

Posted: Fri, 27 May 2016 16:54 by Clerk's Office

Tags: Planning

Appeal for Wheatley Areas 2 & 3 Decided

Unfortunately, Wheatley Areas 2 & 3 have now officially been granted planning permission at appeal.

This will result in approximately 100 houses built for area 2 and approximately 80 houses built for area 3.

The Aspenden Bridge development for approximately 56 dwellings is still at appeal, with a decision currently due later on this month.

Posted: Tue, 15 Mar 2016 10:00 by Clerk's Office

Tags: Planning

Outdoor Gym in Buntingford

The Town Council have recently commissioned the installation of outdoor gym equipment to be fitted in the town.

The gym equipment will be installed at Norfolk Road Playing Field, between the existing play equipment & the Pavilion. There will be 6 different pieces of equipment fitted within the next few months, ranging from 'Pedal Bikes' and 'Air Skiers' to Chest Press and Leg Press equipment, with each concentrating on building strength &.. Read More »

Posted: Sat, 05 Mar 2016 10:00 by Clerk's Office

Tags: Leisure

Buntingford Community Area Neighbourhood Plan Released For Public Consultation

Buntingford Community Area Neighbourhood Plan Released For Public Consultation

Have your say!!!

The pre-submission draft of the Buntingford Community Area Neighbourhood Plan is now available for a period of 6 weeks consultation and comment for residents, businesses and all those that operate within the Buntingford Neighbourhood Area of Aspenden, Buckland & Chipping, Cottered, Hormead, Wyddial and Buntingford.

The document covers all aspects of planning the future of the area until 2031... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:30 by Clerk's Office

Tags: Neighbourhood Plan

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