The Parish Council administers an area including the settlements of Nettleden, Potten End and Frithsden under Dacorum Borough Council.  It is responsible for the sports ground, recreation ground, allotments, the green, the old green and the burial ground at Pouchen End Lane together with other smaller parcels of land around the parish. It is a statutory consultee for all planning applications in the parish and works with Hertfordshire Highways to improve the state of the roads.

The Potten End Open-Air Cinema will take place on the Sports Field on 1st July showing Paddington 2 (3pm) and Top Gun: Maverick (7pm). Tickets cost £7 (15+)/£3 (5-15) in advance, or £10/£7 on the day.

The Council has been asking residents for their views on various aspects of parish life including what events residents would like to see and what their concerns are about the roads in the parish.

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Defibrillator training

Defibrillator training sessions will be held at 2pm on Sundays 8th and 15th October. The session on the 8th will be held at Gaddesden Row Village Hall (HP2 6AG) and

External audit

PKF LittleJohn, the external auditor, has completed its review of the Annual Governance & Accountability Return (AGAR) for the year ended 31 March 2023 and concluded that in its opinion

Notice of Public Rights and Publication of Unaudited Annual Governance & Accountability Return

Each year the Parish Council’s Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) needs to be reviewed by an external auditor appointed by Smaller Authorities’ Audit Appointments Ltd. The unaudited AGAR has

Parish Council Elections

The following have been elected unopposed to serve as Parish Councillors for the next four years: John Berry Eamonn Brennan Daniel Burfot David Grimsdale Simon Nelson Hilary Smith Erica Spanswick

Investment priorities

The Parish Council anticipates receiving a tax credit of about £70,000 from the housing development off Rambling Way, now known as Valerie Way, which is to be used to improve

Diary of Events

Parish Council Extraordinary Meeting Wednesday 13th May

The Parish Council will be holding an Extraordinary Meeting at 7pm on Wednesday 13th May to agree which football clubs should be allowed to play on the sports ground in

Parish Council Meeting, Thursday 18th June

Agenda Supporting information Minutes

Parish Council Meeting – Thursday 19th November

The agenda contains links to all supporting documents. The minutes are available here.

Parish Plan

An open meeting to discuss the development of a Parish Plan agreed at the council meeting on 15th October will be held by zoom at 7.30pm on Tuesday 10th November.