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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. 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. Passengers can 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.
Picture of Jackson's Lane Reed Reed village sign

Christmas cards and wreath-

making kits from

St Mary’s Church

More information

Home Library Service

Hertfordshire Libraries operates a Home Library Service for people who are unable to get to the library. They have also recently launched a Reading Friends Scheme. If you or anyone you know are eligible for this service they can call 0300 123 4049 or follow the link below. More information and to apply for the service

Next meeting of the Parish

Council

Thursday 6 January, 7.30pm at Reed Village Hall Everyone is welcome. Minutes of meeting on 3 November Council minutes and agendas

Latest news from

Reed Parish Council

A further update regarding the water pressure problems in Reed

Latest Planning News

Mill Corner Farm - side extension Gladstone Villas: Amended plans Current and recent planning applications

Reed Annual Report online

Read the online version of the report

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. 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. Passengers can 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
Envelope graphic

Christmas cards and wreath-

making kits from

St Mary’s Church

More information

Home Library Service

Hertfordshire Libraries operates a Home Library Service for people who are unable to get to the library. They have also recently launched a Reading Friends Scheme. If you or anyone you know are eligible for this service they can call 0300 123 4049 or follow the link below. More information and to apply for the service

Next meeting of the Parish

Council

Thursday 6 January, 7.30pm at Reed Village Hall Everyone is welcome. Minutes of meeting on 3 November Council minutes and agendas

Latest news from

Reed Parish Council

A further update regarding the water pressure problems in Reed

Latest Planning News

Mill Corner Farm - side extension Gladstone Villas: Amended plans Current and recent planning applications

Reed Annual Report online

Read the online version of the report

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