Welcome to the Chorleywood Residents' Association website

We are the main independent, not-for-profit voice for Chorleywood. When you live in Chorleywood you automatically become a member of the Residents’ Association. Please get in touch with us if you have any matters you’d like to discuss or would like to be involved.

Would you like to be the next CRA Treasurer?

The Chorleywood Residents Association is in need of a new Treasurer to join our vibrant and friendly Executive Committee to replace Kalpna, who will officially stand down at our next 20th May AGM. It is not an onerous role, just needing familiarity with spreadsheets and on-line banking, dealing with a gross income of around £10k pa. It includes providing occasional status reports to the committee. Some book keeping or accountancy experience would be helpful.

It would be best to come forward now so there can be a couple of months overlap.  Please contact jane@chorleywoodresidents.co.uk if you are willing to help our Association. 

New Local Plan for Three Rivers including Chorleywood

Three Rivers District Council (TRDC) published a Potential Sites Document on Friday 26th October 2018 as part of creation of a New Local Plan. This new Local Plan will directly influence planning decisions within TRDC, including Chorleywood, for the next 10-15 years. See our Local Plan page for more information about these sites.

Update October 2019 - We are delighted that the council have recently announced that, as part of a revised plan for developing the Local Plan, it will be engaging with the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government to discuss reducing the targets for house building so as to take account of more up to date population and living data and to protect more of the Green Belt. As part of the new plan, it is expected that Public Consultation on the Local Plan and the sites selected for development , which had previously been expected to commence shortly, will now not occur until next summer.

Update January 2020 - a proposal for use of the land at East Green Street has been made. As this is an important matter for Chorleywood we have set up a dedicated page on our website. The web page includes links to the detailed information about the proposal presented at the public exhibition on 12th and 13th November, the public meeting on 20th November arranged by CRA, and also links to email communications. In January 2020 an Environmental Impact Scoping Opinion Request (EIAS) was made, and we now expect the planning application not to be submitted until February or March 2020.

We will continue to send occasional email communications to our subscribers when there is additional relevant information.

CRA 100 Club

If you appreciate the work we do for our residents why not help us financially by joining our 100 Club? Unfortunately our running costs cannot be covered by sponsorship and voluntary donations alone. Membership of the 100 Club is open to all and by setting up a Standing Order with us you not only will be helping us raise much needed funds but you will also be joining in the excitement of winning monthly cash prizes where the odds of winning are quite high! See our 100 Club page for full details.

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    News and e-Newsletters

    Below are the most recent news items featured on our website. You can find them all on our News page or click the highlighted link to see each news item in full. We also produce a regular free e-newsletter. 

    If you would like to subscribe click the button on the right or see our Mailing List page. All we need is your email address which will not be used for any other purpose and you can unsubscribe at any time. An archive of recent e-newsletters can be seen on our e-newsletter archive page.
  • December 2020 Newsletter The December newsletter has been published.  A copy is available on our Email Archive page, or via this link
    Posted 22 Dec 2020, 05:46 by Chorleywood Residents' Association
  • The Chorleywood Resident magazine Delivery of the Autumn issue of The Chorleywood Resident (TCR) to all households in Chorleywood has been delayed slightly but should still be with you before Christmas.  Packed full of local news it is well worth a read. If you live in Chorleywood and haven't received your copy by the end of Wednesday 23rd December then please let us know by emailing newsletter@chorleywoodresidents.co.uk including the name of your street so that we can investigate. A digital copy is available on our website at Magazine - Chorleywood Residents' Association
    Posted 22 Dec 2020, 05:44 by Chorleywood Residents' Association
  • Local business spreads some Christmas cheer CCSG volunteers have worked tirelessly since the first National lockdown back in March; supporting their local neighbours with shopping requests, prescription pickups and providing transport for hospital and doctor appointments.   Thanks to the generosity of Lords at home who have kindly donated £850 to CCSG, we have now been able to spread some Christmas cheer and kindness across the village and our neighbouring town this season.   The donation has enabled CCSG volunteers to deliver supermarket gift cards, Christmas arts and crafts packs, treats and a small gift for vulnerable families in our surrounding area.    Christmas community hampers were also prepared for dozens of our Senior residents. These were packed with fresh fruit, Christmas treats, puzzle books, jams, chutneys, crackers and ...
    Posted 22 Dec 2020, 05:44 by Chorleywood Residents' Association
  • Mission EmployAble - Still Time To Catch Runner Brent Mullane Local dad Brent has already raised £10,000 by completing four 100-mile Ultra marathons. He has also pledged to run one marathon a day for 13 days from December 27, with the 14th day being the Country to Capital race on January 9, a 43-mile route that begins in Wendover and ends in London’s Little Venice. On January 9, Brent will emerge from the back of Chenies Manor at about 10.30 am, head into Carpenters Wood and re-emerge onto Chalfont Lane. If you wish to clap him down the road as he heads for Old Shire Lane and back on the trail to London, he would love to see you. He is also allowing his ...
    Posted 22 Dec 2020, 05:43 by Chorleywood Residents' Association
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About Us

The Chorleywood Residents' Association (Hertfordshire, UK) is a non-party political association that is passionate about maintaining the special character of Chorleywood. 

The work of the Association is championed by the Executive Committee, a dedicated enthusiastic body of volunteers, committed to representing all residents of Chorleywood Parish and campaigning on their behalf. 

The Executive Committee is supported in this work by the Resident Representatives and others who distribute items of interest to residents in the road they represent. This may include newsletters, leaflets and surveys. 

We hope that this website will be a focal point for the residents of Chorleywood and with your help and support we can become a valuable source of information for the local community. 

For more information 
see our About Us page.

Fix My Street

Residents should report any highway fault including potholes and flooding through the Hertfordshire County Council website - Highways Fault Reporting.  

TRDC encourages the use of Fix My Street to report other issues, hence the information given below.