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Proposed deregistration and exchange of common land

The Trustees of the Box Moor Trust have applied to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs under section 16 of the Commons Act 2006 for land forming part of the above-mentioned registered common land (the “release land”) to cease to be so registered. The Planning InspectorateRead More

Box Moor Trust launches Winter 2019 Arts Grants

With 2020 being the Hertfordshire Year of Culture, it is the ideal time to be planning an arts-based event. The Box Moor Trust makes available annually a small grant fund for local art events and projects.  To qualify, organisations must be operating in the Box Moor Trust area of benefit,Read More

Introducing….1594 The Spirit of Box Moor!

The Box Moor Trust and the award winning, local Puddingstone Distillery are delighted to announce that they have teamed up to create a Special Edition gin, to celebrate the Trust’s 425th Anniversary. Made using Juniper re-introduced and cultivated on the Box Moor Trust estate, 1594 The Spirit of Box MoorRead More

Ratty returns to Hemel Hempstead!

If you walked along our local river and canal in the 1950’s and 1960’s or you have read ‘Wind in the Willows’ to children and grandchildren then there is  good news. After more than 30 years, Ratty is back! The Water Vole, made iconic by the wonderful book by KennethRead More