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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

Reed news

Annual Parish Meeting

Thank you to everyone who attended and exhibited at the Annual Parish Meeting on 29 May. It is considered to have been a great success. More information and guest list

Reed Village Report 2024

A written celebration of Reed life over the past year. Read the Report online as a flipbook.

Next Parish Council Meeting

Wednesday 3 July 2024, 7.30pm at Reed Village Hall Everyone is welcome. Parish Council minutes and agendas

Latest Planning News

Hatch Pen Retrospective application for erection of a biomass bpoiler that was created in 2015 7 Willow Close Single storey rear extension Current and recent planning applications

New organ in place at St Mary’s Church

More information about the new organ and the events planned to mark its completion
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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. Reed also has a lively community WhatsApp group which is open to Reed residents and those with a connection to the village. Send a text to 07909 524986 or email the webmaster to join. The Facebook page and WhatsApp group are administered by community volunteers, and the Parish Council is not responsible for their content.

Useful information

Visit our Useful Information page for a miscellany of details about key utilities, transport, recommended traders, health centres, the definitve footpaths map, and many other things.

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: Various taxi services are available - for phone numbers try a Google search on Royston Taxis or Buntingford taxis. More numbers are available on our Useful Information page.

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 email the webmaster.
Join our mailing list Subscribe to Reed Parish Council’s mailing list for news, events and more
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© Reed Parish Council 2024 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

Reed news

Annual Parish Meeting

Thank you to everyone who attended and exhibited at the Annual Parish Meeting on 29 May. It is considered to have been a great success. More information and guest list

Reed Village

Report 2024

A written celebration of Reed life over the past year. Read the Report online as a flipbook.

Next Parish Council Meeting

Wednesday 3 July 2024, 7.30pm at Reed Village Hall Everyone is welcome. Parish Council minutes and agendas

Latest Planning News

Hatch Pen Retrospective application for erection of a biomass bpoiler that was created in 2015 7 Willow Close Single storey rear extension Current and recent planning applications

New organ in place at St Mary’s

Church

More information about the new organ and the events planned to mark its completion
Graphic of growing reeds
Join our mailing list Subscribe to Reed Parish Council’s mailing list for news, events and more

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. Reed also has a lively community WhatsApp group which is open to Reed residents and those with a connection to the village. Send a text to 07909 524986 or email the webmaster to join. The Facebook page and WhatsApp group are administered by community volunteers, and the Parish Council is not responsible for their content.

Useful information

Visit our Useful Information page for a miscellany of details about key utilities, transport, recommended traders, health centres, the definitve footpaths map, and many other things.

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: Various taxi services are available - for phone numbers try a Google search on Royston Taxis or Buntingford taxis. More numbers are available on our Useful Information page.

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 email the webmaster.
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