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Parish Council meeting dates for 2024

Please find below a list of dates for the Parish Council meetings in 2024; Jan 17th March 20th May 15th – 7.30 start as Annual Parish Meeting followed by the usual PC meeting July 10th  Sept 18th Nov 20th All Parish Council meetings are held on Wednesday and start at 8pm in the School Hall

Benington Parish Council Defibrillator Training

  We are fortunate to have access to publicly available defibrillators in Benington, which can be life-saving in an emergency. So that as many of us as possible in the village know how to use them, Benington Parish Council has arranged a free defibrillator training session on Thursday 9 November in Benington School Hall, 7pm […]

Parish Council Meeting and Gigaclear Presentation September 2023

A big thank you to everyone who joined the Parish Council meeting for the Gigaclear presentation. Full fibre clearly has very positive benefits for the village, with the potential for much faster connections than we can get today. However, there were a number of good questions raised in the session about how the network infrastructure […]

Benington Parish Council Meeting Wednesday 13 September

    The Parish Council meeting on Wednesday 13 September at Benington School will now start at the earlier time of 7.30pm.   Preceding our meeting there will be a presentation from Gigaclear, an alternative network provider to Openreach for Full Fibre Broadband in Benington and surrounding area. This will be followed by the normal […]

BT Openreach Benington Exchange Project

BT Openreach are hosting a coffee morning at the Village Hall (SG2 7LN) on Thursday 24 August. The Openreach team will be there from 10.00am until 1.00pm to answer any questions Benington residents have concerning the full fibre project.

Potential Emails Scam

The Parish Council is are aware of a potential email scam where fraudsters are impersonating local councillors. If anyone receives contact from someone purporting to be a Parish Councillor, or you are at all unsure about any Parish Council correspondence you’ve received, please do not reply and instead report it to the Clerk who can […]

Scam letters received via Royal Mail

Please be aware there are suspicious letters circulating in the village. The letters claim to have knowledge of a bank account with the Standard Chartered Bank of Hong Kong in the name of the recipient. These letters invite readers to respond via email and they advise that any action taken should be confidential. The letters […]

Luton Airport Expansion

Several Benington residents have received flyers concerning the plans for the expansion of Luton airport. The flyer details information about passenger numbers increasing from the current cap of 19 million to a maximum of 32 million passengers per year. Opposition groups have voiced the concerns held by many Hertfordshire residents about noise and pollution levels […]