Welcome to our site

This site has been set up by the Parish Council to:

  • Provide information on the work of the Council,
  • Provide access to the Council's records,
  • Promote activities within Knebworth Parish and to
  • Provide links to other organisations that operate within the parish, or whose decisions affect the residents of Knebworth.
Your Parish Councillors are:
  • Alan Sleator (Chair)
  • Rosemary Conybeare (Vice Chair)
  • Kevin Burr  
  • Philip Farr (Chair, Rec. Grounds)
  • Graham Fothergill
  • Carly Gribble (Chair, Planning & Environment) 
  • Steve Hemingway
  • Duncan Jefford
  • John Kolm-Murray 
  • James Orme-Kirby
  • Rob Procter (Chair, F&GP)
  • Roger Willcocks
 Full contact details may be found on the Members Page.

The sole officer of the Parish Council is Claire Graham, Clerk to the Council. Email clerk@knebworthpc.org.uk or call 01438 813795.

The membership of the different committees can be see from the Members Page.

If you have ever wondered about the powers and duties of a Parish Council in England you might be interested in the useful summary on Wikipedia. Click here for the page (opens in new window).


  • Minutes of Parish Meeting of 20 Jan 2015 Please find minutes of the Extraordinary Parish Meeting held on the 20th Jan to discuss the Preferred Options Consultation of the Local Plan.
    Posted 29 Jan 2015, 04:22 by Stephen Hemingway
  • Extraordinary Parish Council Meeting: 3rd February, 8pm, Knebworth Village Hall The Local Plan consultation response has to be submitted by 6 February 2014. As it has significant impact on the village an extraordinary Parish Council meeting has been called for Tuesday 3 February at 8.00pm in the Village Hall. Please see attached. Notes from last week's public meeting will be issued in the next few days. Comments from the meeting will feed into the Parish Council's response, however the PC should try to respond to the whole document and not just the sites identified for Knebworth. The agenda and formal notice is attached.   
    Posted 26 Jan 2015, 11:31 by Stephen Hemingway
  • Welwyn Hatfield Local Plan Consultation - Development South of Village Note that Welwyn Hatfield plan to allow development on the field between the village and Monread Lodge.  Submissions to Welhat can be made as part of their Local Plan consultation.  This runs from 23 January to 19 March.For more details please find this leaflet from Welhat Council:
    Posted 21 Jan 2015, 06:52 by Stephen Hemingway
  • New Footpath to join Norton Green Common to Lake Lodge, Knebworth Park HCC is proposing creation of a footpath from Lake Lodge to join Norton Green Common. It no longer intends to  extend the route around Watery Grove.Any objections for the creation or extinguishment must be received by 12 February, they will be adopted.
    Posted 19 Jan 2015, 03:48 by Stephen Hemingway
  • Parish Meeting 20 Jan 2015 at 7:30pm for 8:00pm Save Rural Knebworth: A campaign group has been set up to oppose North Herts. District Council’s proposals to build more than 400 new homes on Green Belt land around the village. This would increase the size of Knebworth by 25%. The group is urging villagers to respond to NHDC’s Local Plan consultation and write to  MP Stephen McPartland before the deadline of February 6. A Public Meeting will be held in the Village Hall, Park Lane at 8pm on Tuesday January 20. For more information contact the group on www.facebook.com/saveruralknebworth,www.saveruralknebworth.co.uk, jeremy@saveruralknebworth.co.uk.
    Posted 13 Jan 2015, 03:09 by Stephen Hemingway
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