Category: News

COVID-19 Eastbury & Moor Park Volunteers Update

Volunteers in Eastbury and Moor Park have gone the extra mile in supporting their community during the Covid-19 pandemic. Here, in their own words are some of the actions that they have undertaken for their fellow residents: Our main role – Shopping, prescription runs and essential errands for anyone affected by Covid-19, in particular the […]

Help find Swifts in Three Rivers

Help find Swifts in Three Rivers

While staying local this spring, RSPB asks Chorleywood Residents to turn their eyes to the skies and help with the RSPB swift survey. In 2019 screaming gangs of swifts were reported in the area around Capell Road, Chorleywood and nest boxes have been installed. But they used to be very much more common. Our swifts are […]

Coronavirus – Community Support Grants Available

Coronavirus – Community Support Grants Available

Batchworth Community Council welcomes the invaluable work of volunteers in supporting vulnerable members of our community at this challenging time and wishes to make funding available to voluntary organisations and small groups of volunteers to help their work. This could be reimbursing volunteers’ petrol costs, paying for essential groceries and household items for vulnerable households […]

Hertfordshire United Against Coronavirus

Hertfordshire United Against Coronavirus

Hertfordshire County Council #TeamHerts Volunteering are coordinating Hertfordshire’s official volunteer network for those affected by coronavirus, with support from Hertfordshire Care Providers Association (HCPA) and HertsHelp. If you are a resident, business or community group who would like to volunteer  you should visit www.thvolunteering.org.uk or call Herts Help on 0300 123 4044. Residents who are […]

Eastbury Recreation Ground – Consultation

Eastbury Recreation Ground – Consultation

Batchworth Community Council is pleased to be supporting Three Rivers District Council plans to provide Outdoor Gym equipment at Eastbury Recreation Ground. The aim is to provide a new facility that is free to access, easy to use and assists in increasing physical activity and improving personal wellbeing of the local community. Three Rivers are […]

New Environmental Grants Scheme

New Environmental Grants Scheme

Batchworth Community Council has launched a new Environmental Grants Scheme. Small grants, up to £500, are available for local groups to run their own environmental projects. Grants may cover projects such as pond creation, wildflower areas, community gardens or allotments, woodland creation, installation of bird and bat boxes. They may include sustainability measures such as […]