© 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

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 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: Various taxi services are available - for phone numbers try a Google search on Royston Taxis or Buntingford taxis.
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Annual Parish Meeting

Wednesday 29 May 2024, 6.30 to 8pm at Reed Village Hall Everyone is welcome. The meeting will have a different and refreshed format, including a complimentary drink on arrival and the ability to buy pizzas from BB Pizza - and fewer speeches and formal meetings! More information

Reed Village Report 2024

Read the Reed Village Report online as a filipbook here. You can still read the 2023 edition here.

Ride London Road Closures

The A10 and various roads in Barkway, Barley, Buckland and Buntingford will be closed for a short time on Friday 24 May. Traffic prohibition order Plan showing road closures

Next Parish Council Meeting

Wednesday 3 July 2024, 7.30pm at Reed Village Hall Everyone is welcome. This meeting will include the Annual Meeting of the Parish Council. Parish Council minutes and agendas

New organ in place at St

Mary’s Church

More information about the new organ and the events planned to mark its completion

Latest Planning News

Nicholls Yard, Crow Lane Erection of three 2-bed, three 3-bed, and one 4-bed dwellings and associated parking and formation of vehicular access onto the highway. This application was refused in June 2023 and an appeal has been lodged against the decision. Land between Bush Wood and Rokey Wood Rewording of condition relating to disposal of excess material Current and recent planning applications

Report a Pothole

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

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© Reed Parish Council 2023 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. 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: Various taxi services are available - for phone numbers try a Google search on Royston Taxis or Buntingford taxis.
Graphic of growing reeds
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Join our mailing list

Subscribe to Reed Parish Council’s mailing list for news, events and more
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Annual Parish Meeting

Wednesday 29 May 2024, 6.30 to 8pm at Reed Village Hall Everyone is welcome. The meeting will have a different and refreshed format, including a complimentary drink on arrival and the ability to buy pizzas from BB Pizza - and fewer speeches and formal meetings! More information

Reed Village Report 2024

Read the Reed Village Report online as a filipbook here. You can still read the 2023 edition here.

Ride London Road Closures

The A10 and various roads in Barkway, Barley, Buckland and Buntingford will be closed for a short time on Friday 24 May. Traffic prohibition order Plan showing road closures

Next Parish Council Meeting

Wednesday 3 July 2024, 7.30pm at Reed Village Hall Everyone is welcome. This meeting will include the Annual Meeting of the Parish Council. Parish Council minutes and agendas

New organ in place at St

Mary’s Church

More information about the new organ and the events planned to mark its completion

Latest Planning News

Nicholls Yard, Crow Lane Erection of three 2-bed, three 3-bed, and one 4- bed dwellings and associated parking and formation of vehicular access onto the highway. This application was refused in June 2023 and an appeal has been lodged against the decision. Land between Bush Wood and Rokey Wood Rewording of condition relating to disposal of excess material Current and recent planning applications

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
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