2018-19 in review: Chair’s annual report

We have continued to run cycle rides (for example Shaw’s Corner, Tewin Orchard Apple Day and around Letchworth) and attend local events such as the Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield Healthfests and the Welwyn Village Day.   Perhaps most memorable will be the day of the London ride to explore the cycle routes which the People’s… Read More »

Bike marking in Hatfield

Local Safer Neighbourhood Police Officers will be in Market Place, Hatfield town centre, on Saturday 13th April 2019 between 12:00 – 15:00 hours, for bicycle marking and general crime prevention advice. Take your bike down and get it registered!

How far can I cycle in 10 minutes?

One barrier to starting to cycle instead of driving is the perception that cycling will take much longer. For journeys of a mile or two, cycling is likely to take just a few minutes longer at worst and once you’ve defrosted a windscreen or sat in traffic, cycling can work out quicker! So, how far… Read More »

A414 consultation, South Way bridge, Ellenbrook crossing (January news)

Happy Cycling New Year! A414 corridor strategy public consultation We are working on comments on a Hertfordshire County Council public consultation on the A414 corridor. For Welwyn Hatfield this includes the A414 and A1057 Hatfield Road, routes across Hatfield including Comet Way (A1001) and then on east from Mill Green.  The document recognises the need… Read More »

Hatfield Healthfest

A photo I’d put up on Facebook but not added to this web site.  Back in October we took our stall to Hatfield Healthfest. It was a wet and chilly day, so the Mayor came prepared!   Our thanks to Councillor Barbara Fitzsimon, Mayor of Welwyn Hatfield for chatting to us and to Whspaa for the… Read More »

French Horn Lane hedge finally pruned

After 5 months of campaigning, the hedge on French Horn Lane Hatfield has finally been cut back to a safe width.  This is the work in progress last Monday. And as a reminder, this is how it was: