Standon Parish Council

Serving the people of Standon Parish

Standon High Street

Clerk: Belinda Irons
14 Crawley End, Chrishall, nr
Royston SG8 8QL

Tel: 07458302863

Author: Pat Foot

EHDC Grants

Call for projects that strengthen the community (Up to £8,000 available).

Are you an informal voluntary group who needs some help to get back on your feet? Or someone with a new idea which will benefit the local community during this difficult time? If so, you are welcome to apply for up to £300 any time. Please contact Claire on to discuss your idea and ensure... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Oct 2020 17:00 by Pat Foot

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Citizen's Advice East Herts.

Whether it's advice on employment rights, benefit entitlements, money worries, housing concerns, relationship challenges, access to local support etc - we're here for you. Whilst our offices are currently closed you can contact us for free and confidential advice in a number of ways:

You can also access a range of useful information and links online at

@EastHertsCitizensAdvice... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 16:23 by Pat Foot

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Remembrance Guide

Attached is a letter from Jim McManus, Director of Public Health For the Hertfordshire Health Protection Board, which sets out guidance for Remembrance Sunday events in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Posted: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 10:54 by Pat Foot

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New Regulations for Covid 19

New Regulations for Covid 19

Please take a couple of minutes to watch the attached video made by the Chief Constable Charlie Hall.

He explains the new regulations which come into force tomorrow (Monday 14th September) and asks for your support in helping the police to keep everyone safe and well.

Posted: Sun, 13 Sep 2020 21:23 by Pat Foot

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Just over 80% of services in the UK now use what3words, the what3words app can be downloaded on to your phone for free and will help the emergency services locate exactly where the emergency is.

You can find a full list of those services that accept what3words here:; what3words can also be used to report incidents with... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 12 Sep 2020 10:45 by Pat Foot

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Tribute to Denise Acford

It is with great sadness that we have been informed of the death of Denise Acford.

The Parish Council offer their sincere condolences to her family and also this tribute from Richard Stacey who was Chair of the council during the years that Denise was instrumental in the reopening of the Community Centre and in chairing the management committee that subsequently ran it.

"During my time as Parish Council... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Sep 2020 11:16 by Pat Foot

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Technology House

Technology House

Hertfordshire County Council have recently introduced a new webpage to guide residents to reliable information on Assistive Technology.

Find ways to make life that bit easier for you at home. In our new Technology House webpage, you will see gadgets and devices which can help you to stay safe and well. You can also find how to get these and technology to suit different conditions. Visit Read More »

Posted: Mon, 24 Aug 2020 20:48 by Pat Foot

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Standon & Puckeridge Community voice Event 12-2pm FRIDAY 21 AUGUST

The East Herts Rural Police team will be available from 12-2PM on FRIDAY 21st August at the COMMUNITY CENTRE FIELD.

Officers will be there to discuss any concerns you may have and to hear your views on where we should be focusing our attention. Come and say hello if you are passing by! You can also send us feedback at any time through accessing this weblink:

Posted: Wed, 19 Aug 2020 19:34 by Pat Foot

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The East Herts Community Benefit Lottery has been established to help small community organisations and charities throughout East Herts raise much-needed funds and become more self reliant. This ethical lottery is an easy, fun and totally free way for groups to create sustainable, year round income.

Currently, there are 35 community organisations registered on the Lottery, including Ware in Bloom, High... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 16:54 by Pat Foot

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Standon High Street works update-letter to residents.

Standon High Street works update-letter to residents.

A letter (see attached below) has been distributed to the residents of Standon High Street today informing them of changes to the temporary traffic management measures that are being made due to instances of non-compliance.

"We have exhausted all options available to us to keep the High Street open. Should dangerous behaviours continue with all this in place, particularly outside working hours when... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 18:57 by Pat Foot

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