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BBQ Fire Risks

We noticed on Oxhey Village Green this morning, that there was a patch of burnt grass where someone had probably used a disposable bbq. We ask everyone to avoid doing … Continue reading

15 August 2022 · Leave a comment

Rediscovering the River Colne

Rediscovering the River Colne’ is a ground breaking project that aspires to bring the River Colne to the heart of Watford Town and its people. The project will see the … Continue reading

12 August 2022 · Leave a comment

Conservation Areas

Watford is undertaking an eight-week consultation as part of a review of the town’s Conservation Areas, including Oxhey, from 8 August until 30 September. Have your say at https://watfordheritage.commonplace.is/

12 August 2022 · Leave a comment

Village Defibrillator

Our first public defibrillator has been installed at The Villiers Arms, thanks to funding from Hertfordshire County Council and OVEG. This means that anyone calling 999 will now be advised … Continue reading

12 August 2022 · Leave a comment

Stay Cool

We hope you’re taking care of yourselves in this unprecedented heatwave. If you or your Oxhey friends and neighbours require any support over the coming few super-hot days, please get … Continue reading

19 July 2022 · Leave a comment

Road Closures

Drivers are set to find their journeys disrupted over the coming weeks and months due to the planned temporary closure of some lengthy stretches of road in our area for … Continue reading

13 May 2022 · Leave a comment


As many of you are already aware London Northwestern Railway has significantly reduced the number of services calling at Bushey during peak hours. These changes will place additional strain on … Continue reading

28 April 2022 · Leave a comment

Audentior Awards

Congratulations to Refillabell and Sandy Bell (Watford in the Water & Friends of Oxhey Park) on your ‘Pride in Watford’ award nominations… Refillabell Friiends of Oxhey Park Watford in the … Continue reading

8 March 2022 · Leave a comment

Paddock Road Depot

Watford Borough Council has been granted permission to redevelop one of its depots. The plans for Paddock Road Depot in Oxhey will see a number of “dilapidated” buildings knocked down … Continue reading

23 January 2022 · Leave a comment

Oxhey Park

Photos by Katherine Frost

13 January 2022 · Leave a comment

Missing Dog

13 January 2022 · Leave a comment

COVID-19 Vaccinations

11 December 2021 · Leave a comment

Watford Heath War Memorial Repairs

Over the past few weeks, you may have noticed work taking place on the Watford Heath War Memorial. These works have now been completed and we’re grateful to Paul Ryan … Continue reading

30 November 2021 · Leave a comment

The Indoor Plant Company

Opening tomorrow at 47 Capel Road… @indoorplantco

26 November 2021 · Leave a comment