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Council Elections

Please see the below notice of council elections. Please remember that you need to bring photo ID to vote. No ID? You can apply for free voter ID. Find out more at https://www.electoralcommission.org.uk/i-am-a/voter/voter-id      

Ken Crofton Notice

Dear Residents and friends of Walkern. There will be District and Your Parish Council Elections on 4th May 2023. I have served as your District Councillor since 2011 for the Walkern Ward which included Walkern, Ardeley & Benington.  I believe and hope you feel I have supported our community well during my three terms in […]


NOTICE is given that the Hertfordshire County Council intends to make an Order under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, to prohibit all vehicular traffic from using that length of Benington Road, Walkern from a point 200m south west of its junction with Clay End Road south westwards for a distance of […]

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Make sure you have ID ahead of May elections

With local elections taking place on 4 May for both Parish Councils and East Herts District Council, for the first time voters will need to show photo ID at the polling station to receive a ballot paper. Accepted forms of photo ID include a UK, European Economic Area (EEA) or Commonwealth passport; a UK or […]

Resurfacing works in High Street

‘Please ensure you have moved your car on the date below’ Resurfacing works in High Street Works will be carried outfrom the high friction surfacing panel outside Walkern Primary School to level with No. 15 The Maltings OnMonday 13 February 2023 Works between 9:30am and4:00pm We are writing to tell you about works we’ll be […]

Proposed updated neighbourhood plan session

We will be running this Sunday between 11am and 1pm at the Walkern sports and community centre to show the proposed updated neighbourhood plan to any interested residents and businesses. All welcome.

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£2 price cap on HertsLynx single fares

As part of the Bus Fare Cap Grant, funded by the Department for Transport, all single fares on the HertsLynx service will be capped at £2.00 between 1st January 2023 and 31st March 2023. Concessionary discount will still be available during this period; SaverCard and Children’s discount will only be applicable for any journey under […]

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Which council does what?

Getting in touch with the right people, the first time, makes Iife that bit easier.

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Travel in style this Christmas on the HertsLynx service

Throughout December 2022, HertsLynx is operating an evening service on the following dates: Friday 2nd December Saturday 3rd December Friday 9th December Saturday 10th December Friday 16th December Saturday 17th December The service will run as normal between 07:00 – 19:00 on these dates, with an additional service from 20:00 – 23:30. You can book […]