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2012 is definitely a milestone year. Not only is Knebworth School 100, the Gardening Club even older, but the Queen is celebrating her Diamond Jubilee. The Parish Council is looking for volunteers to organise a celebration Picnic in the Park. If you think you could be interested contact the Clerk on 01438 813794 or clerk.knebworth@btconnect.com.


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Easter Holiday Club:
The Knebworth Family of Churches Good Egg Easter Holiday Club runs from 3-5 April 10am-12noon, and all children from School years Reception to 6 are more than welcome. Places are free, though donations are welcome, and they must be pre-booked by this Sunday March 11. Contact Gill Hughes, 01438 813949, GoodEggClubBookings@gmail.com for further information.

Somewhere In England:
The Team at the Tower Museum, Bassingbourn are delighted to bring the 2-day event "Somewhere In England" to Bassingbourn Airfield this summer. On Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th May there will be Living History Groups representing all areas of the Allied participation in WWII, military and civilian vehicles, all-day music from the era and the Large Model Association will be displaying their superb collection of radio controlled aircraft!

Gates open at 10am daily; ticket price is £10 for adults, £7 for OAP's and children under 16 get in for free!

See www.towermuseumbassingbourn.co.uk for full details

If you are part of a Living History Group or have a WWII or 1940's vehicle and would like to take part in the event, please email the event organisers at somewhereinengland@hotmail.co.uk

KATS Presents - Communicating Doors:
A Comedy Thriller by Alan Ayckbourn. Thursday 24th to Saturday 26th May at the Knebworth Village Hall - 19:45 (7.45pm). For tickets contact Jo Simson - 01438 814166 / 07952 199183 or the Village News Shop, Station Road. Tickets £6.50 - Concessions £5.50
CLICK HERE to see full details

An audience with Richard Whitmore:
Knebworth Village Hall - 8pm Thursday 28th June 2012
Tickets only £10.00 including a glass of wine
Still remembered as one of television's longest serving newsreaders on the BBC's Nine O'Clock News. Click Here to download full details including an application form.


The Knebworth Walking Group continues its fortnightly rambles on Tuesday mornings, meeting at 10am in the Village Hall Car Park. There is a weekly fitness and toning class in the Village Hall on Tuesdays from 6.30-7.30pm.  On Fridays in the Village Hall there are two opportunities to get active. Keep Fit runs every Friday morning from 9.30-10.30am and the Active Together for 50+ group get going from 1-3pm.

If you don't want to walk, run or do an exercise routine, perhaps you like to dance? Zumba, the Latin-inspired, easy to follow, dance fitness-party session is coming to Knebworth from 5th September. Sessions will be on Monday mornings - when better - from 09.20-10.20am. Contact Vicki Lewis on 07413 625700 for more information.

Jo Simson


Liz Kirby and her friend started running training in January 2011 in preparation for a 10k charity run. Mow they are fitter than ever and totally hooked on the buzz they get from running; so much so that they decided to look for a local running club. Then it occurred to them, why drive to a running club when there are lots of beautiful running routes around Knebworth?

If you are interested in helping create or join a Knebworth runners' network, please contact Liz at lizkirby63@gmail.com. It doesn't matter what your motivation is - competition, getting fitter or simply becoming better acquainted with your fellow villagers.


A multi- activity group for over 65’s is restarting in Knebworth and is Herts Sports Partnershipproviding local residents with the chance to try gentle and seated exercises, table tennis, badminton, new age bowls, indoor curling and even some local health walks. The classes are part of an initiative from Herts Sports Partnership called Active Together, designed to offer enjoyable activities in a relaxed and sociable atmosphere. The two hour sessions take place at Knebworth Village Hall every Friday at 1pm and each class costs just £2.50....more

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Our Community
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  We have many active local organisations listed on our
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Scouts, Cubs, Guides & Brownies
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Twinning Association
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  Knebworth has been twinned with the French resort of Chatelaillon-Plage since 1990.

The Knebworth Twinning Association (KTA) carries out an active programme of events throughout the year. More »»


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