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Reed Village
The website of Reed Parish Council

Welcome to Reed

A beautiful village in North Hertfordshire

Reed is a small village and civil parish which sits on a chalk ridge at almost the highest point in Hertfordshire, approximately 3 miles south of the market town of Royston. Reed boasts a school, a village hall, the Saxon parish church of St. Mary, a cricket club and a 16th-century inn which is currently partially open as a restaurant and takeaway. NEW: More about Reed

What’s on in Reed?

Check the Village Calendar for news of events taking place in Reed. You can also submit an event for inclusion in the calendar.

Reed online

As well as this web site, Reed has a public village Facebook page and a separate Coronavirus Support Facebook group which residents and those with a connection with Reed can join. Reed also has a community WhatsApp group (send a text to 07909 524986 to join). These are administered by community volunteers, and the Parish Council is not responsible for their content.

How to get to Reed

By road: Reed is just off the A10, about 3 miles south of Royston, Herts By train: The nearest station is Royston. Live train departures from Royston Great Northern Rail By bus: No 18 service operated by Richmonds Coaches operates between Royston and Buntingford, calling at Reed four times per day in each direction, Monday to Saturdays only. From Buntingford you can connect with services to Hertford. The Herts Lynx on-demand bus service is due to launch on 19 September. Passengers will be able to be picked up and dropped off at a vast number of locations within the free- floating zone, and book in real time or in advance via an app. By taxi: Butler Meltax, based in Royston, and Riverside Taxis, of Buntingford, are just two local services that are available.
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Playground lawn mowing job

available

Reed Parish Council is seeking someone to cut the grass and strim around the play area from 2022. This is a paid position. More information

Latest news from

Reed Parish Council

A further update regarding the water pressure problems in Reed The Council is considering a new project to conserve Reed’s village ponds The latest financial information is online

Next meeting of the Parish

Council

Wednesday 3 November, 7.30pm at Reed Village Hall Everyone is welcome. Council minutes and agendas

Reed Annual Report online

Read the online version of the report

Latest Planning News

3 Hobbs Hayes: Erection of 3-bedroom dwelling Current and recent planning applications

Reed Organ Fund

Read about the fund to provide a new organ at St Mary’s Church

Report a Pothole

You can report a pothole or other highways issue to Herts County Council online.

Contact the Webmaster

If you have ideas for features you would like to see on this website or have comments, news or updates, please contact us by clicking below.
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© Reed Parish Council 2021 Website Accessibility Statement
Reed Village
The website of Reed Parish Council

Welcome to Reed

A beautiful village in North

Hertfordshire

Reed is a small village and civil parish which sits on a chalk ridge at almost the highest point in Hertfordshire, approximately 3 miles south of the market town of Royston. Reed boasts a school, a village hall, the Saxon parish church of St. Mary, a cricket club and a 16th-century inn which is currently partially open as a restaurant and takeaway. NEW: More about Reed

What’s on in Reed?

Check the Village Calendar for news of events taking place in Reed. You can also submit an event for inclusion in the calendar.

Reed online

As well as this web site, Reed has a public village Facebook page and a separate Coronavirus Support Facebook group which residents and those with a connection with Reed can join. Reed also has a community WhatsApp group (send a text to 07909 524986 to join). These are administered by community volunteers, and the Parish Council is not responsible for their content.

How to get to Reed

By road: Reed is just off the A10, about 3 miles south of Royston, Herts By train: The nearest station is Royston. Live train departures from Royston Great Northern Rail By bus: No 18 service operated by Richmonds Coaches operates between Royston and Buntingford, calling at Reed four times per day in each direction, Monday to Saturdays only. From Buntingford you can connect with services to Hertford. The Herts Lynx on-demand bus service is due to launch on 19 September. Passengers will be able to be picked up and dropped off at a vast number of locations within the free-floating zone, and book in real time or in advance via an app. By taxi: Butler Meltax, based in Royston, and Riverside Taxis, of Buntingford, are just two local services that are available.
Reed village sign

Join our mailing list

Subscribe to Reed Parish Council’s mailing list for news, events and more
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Playground lawn mowing job

available

Reed Parish Council is seeking someone to cut the grass and strim around the play area from 2022. This is a paid position. More information

Latest news from

Reed Parish Council

A further update regarding the water pressure problems in Reed The Council is considering a new project to conserve Reed’s village ponds The latest financial information is online

Next meeting of the Parish

Council

Wednesday 3 November, 7.30pm at Reed Village Hall Everyone is welcome. Council minutes and agendas

Reed Annual Report online

Read the online version of the report

Latest Planning News

3 Hobbs Hayes: Erection of 3-bedroom dwelling Current and recent planning applications

Reed Organ Fund

Read about the fund to provide a new organ at St Mary’s Church

Report a Pothole

You can report a pothole or other highways issue to Herts County Council online.

Contact the Webmaster

If you have ideas for features you would like to see on this website or have comments, news or updates, please contact us by clicking below.
Contact Webmaster
Contact Webmaster