Category Archive: Environment

Dec 14

Save Hatfield Green Belt – first public meeting well attended!

Hatfield proposal

The first meeting of the Save Hatfield Green belt campaign, and particularly the area surrounding Hatfield Garden Village, was a big success on Wednesday night. Over 200 people turned up filling the school hall at Green Lanes school to capacity, and then some. The campaigners have moved quickly to form a committee and gets things …

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Dec 10

Housing proposals info

Panshanger comments 1

Following on from the previous post this site has been made aware of a new website set up to campaign against the development of green belt land locally. Predominantly the proposal to build 2000 on mostly green belt land on the north side of Hatfield. The group also has a public meeting organised for Wednesday …

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Dec 01

Core Strategy – Don’t miss your chance to have a say!

                                                  We all have a chance to have a say on the future of our borough. To help define how it may develop over the next 15 years, following on from …

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Nov 11

Autumnal pictures from our area

This site is always happy to display pictures of our area. With autumn now giving way to winter here ae a few pictures that came our way very recently…                  

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Sep 15

Roundabout advertising plan withdrawn

Withdrawal letter from Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council Planning

Letters have gone out this week to all those who objected to the plan to put advertising on 46 roundabouts across Welwyn Hatfield. Something of a success story for all those who stood up and opposed the idea, well done to all of you! There were just under 200 objections in total, 177 of them …

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Aug 05

42 roundabouts to get advertising billboards – What do you think?

WHBC Statement about roundabout advertising

  It has come to this site’s attention that the WHBC appear to have a cunning plan, perhaps devised by Baldrick himself. It’s what Arthur Daley might have called ‘ a nice little earner’.   UPDATE: Click here to see all the WGC locations on Google Maps, click each location to go to the planning …

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Jun 11

We’re still officially in a drought!

Welwyn Hatfield hosepipe ban

…so say Veolia our water company, you can read their explanation here. It seems amazing that after what seems to be a couple of months of wet weather, today being no exception, and after the washed out jubilee celebrations, we are still officially in a drought with a hosepipe ban in Welwyn Hatfield. Luckily hosepipes …

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