PARISH OF WALKERN NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that due to the resignation of Michele James, a vacancy has arisen in the Office of Parish Councillor for the Parish Council. If by 5 January, 2022 (14 days excluding Dies Non, after the date of this notice) a request for an election to fill said vacancy is […]

Luton Airport Expansion

On November 30th and December 1s, at meetings of The Development Management Committee of Luton Borough Council, the councillors voted 7 to 2 to allow the passenger numbers at the airport to increase from 18 million to 19 million a year. The meeting was attended by many opposition groups, such as Harpenden Sky, St Albans […]

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Missing Cat

If anyone is missing a black cat, or knows of anyone who had one, sadly it appears it was run over and it has been placed on the grass bank opposite Cherry Tree Rise.

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On Demand Herts Lynx Bus Service

This project has arrived because of a successful bid of £1.4 million by Herts County Council to the Dept of Transport & funding from Herts County Council(HCC) itself. It is a four year experiment to supplement rural transport mainly as you will see in the North & East of the County, which is  poorly serviced […]


HAS THE RETURN OF FLIGHTS DISTURBED YOU? If so it’s important to raise awareness to Luton Airport of aircraft noise, pollution and the Climate Change effect. BUT WHAT CAN I DO? 100 complaints from 1 person is just not effective. 1 complaint from 100 people is! If you feel you have been unreasonably disrupted by […]

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In-person drop-in engagement event

Redrow Eastern, the owners of the land east of Gresley Way, are holding an in-person drop-in engagement event on Tuesday 14 September 2021 from 3.00 pm – 7.30 pm, for members of the public to view the proposed plans, speak to the developers and ask any questions relating to the development. This session is being held […]

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Introduction to the Fitness Trail

FREE: Introduction to the Fitness Trail WHERE: WSCC HOW LONG: 30 minutes WHEN: 10am Sunday 5th September  

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Neighbourhood Plan Event

SUNDAY 1 AUGUST 2021 – WSCC –  2.00-5.00 pm – UPDATE OF WALKERN NEIGHBOURHOOD PLANWalkern Parish Council is in the process of updating its Neighbourhood Plan and we would like to invite residents of Walkern Parish to come along and have a look at the updated plan on Sunday 1 August 2021 between 2.00 pm […]

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Sunday 1 August 2021  2.00pm to 5.00 pm – FREE EVENT at WSCCCome along to Walkern Sports & Community Centre for an afternoon of entertainment on the sportsfield from Something 2 Sing Choir, with its 250 participants, hosted by Duncan Rutherford and his choir. There will be a wide range of musical styles, from pop, […]