Wheathampstead and District Preservation Society

Wheathampstead and District Preservation Society

At a glance


  • Environment
  • Gardens and parks
  • Local / community

Other details

Geographical remit: 


Specifically, the aims and objectives as stated in our constitution are:

  • Preserve and enhance the environment of the village and the surrounding area
  • Promote traditional village enterprises and promote community cohesion
  • Promote employment opportunities within new and existing rural businesses
  • Raise awareness and encourage pride in our village and the surrounding area
  • Oppose inappropriate development within the village and surrounding district.  



  • Initiate projects around the village to enhance the environment eg. The design, development and maintenance of two community gardens.
  • Review plans and react to inappropriate development.
  • Planting bulbs in public areas.
  • Keeping the village looking respectable and cared for by, for example, cleaning road signs
  • Encourage use of local businesses.
  • Annual awards for individuals and groups who contribute to making Wheathampstead a better place.
  • Encourage energy conservation through talks and practical measures.

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