Local Services

Local Services


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mergency


Police

           

Rickmansworth Police Station, Rectory Road (01923 710071)

Watford Police Station (01923 472000)


Heronsgate operates a neighbourhood watch scheme; however, you can also register for alerts by contacting tania.stabler@herts.pnn.police.uk on 01923 472212



Electricity

Eastern Energy – 08007 838 838


Gas

Transco Gas – 0800 111 999

               

Water

Three Valleys Water – 08457 82 33 33

Thames Water – 08459 200 800

Education

Hertfordshire County Council Education Department 01992 555555

Nursery and Primary Schools

Arnett Hills JMI School, Berry Lane, Mill End 01923 720507

Christ Church (C of  E) JMI School, The Common, Chorleywood 01923 282647

Chorleywood Montessori School, Rickmansworth Road, Chorleywood 020 8429 1409

Chorleywood Primary School, JMI, Stag Lane, Chorleywood 01923 282095

Heronsgate Nursery School, Nottingham Road, Heronsgate 07996 197660 (Eve. – 01494 763152)

Northwood Preparatory School for Boys 01923 825648

Rickmansworth PNEU School, The Drive, Rickmansworth 01923 772101

St. Johns Primary School (R.C.) JMI, Berry Lane, Rickmansworth 01923 774004

St. Peters Primary School (C of E), Church Lane, Mill End 01923 773240

The Russell School, Brushwood Drive, Chorleywood 01923 284272

York House School, Sarratt Road, Croxley Green 01923 772395


Secondary Schools                                     

St. Clement Danes School, Chenies Road, Chorleywood 01923 284169

Dr. Challoner’s Grammar School for Boys, Chesham Road, Amersham 01494 721685

Dr. Challoner’s High School for Girls, Little Chalfont 01494 763296

Chesham High School (mixed) 01494 782854

Rickmansworth School, (mixed) Scotts Hill, Rickmansworth 01923 773296

The Royal Masonic School for Girls, Rickmansworth Road 01923 773168

St Joan of Arc Catholic School, (mixed) High Street, Rickmansworth 01923 773881

Watford Grammar School for Boys, Shepherds Road, Watford 01923 224950

Watford Grammar School for Girls, Lady’s Close, Watford 01923 223403


Services

Chorleywood Library – Lower Road, Chorleywood

Opening Times


Monday: 10.30 am – 7.30 pm

Tuesday: 9.30 am – 5.30 pm

Wednesday: Closed

Thursday: 9.30 am – 5.30 pm

Friday: 9.30 am - 5.30 pm

Saturday: 9.30 am – 1.00 pm


Post

Cherry Tree Lane, Heronsgate

Collection Times: Mon. – Fri.8.00am/ 3.00pm/ 5.00pm

Sat.8.00am/ 9.30am/ 11.45am


Land of Liberty Peace and Plenty

Last post:6.30pm


Chorleywood Post Office, Lower Road - 01923 283456

Last collection: 6.30pm

Sunday collection:12 noon


Main Sorting Office, Rectory lane, Rickmansworth

01923 772551                 


Milk Delivery


Express Dairies, Rivers End Road, Two Waters, Hemel Hempstead

01442 259292


Newspapers


Delivered daily to the porch of St. John’s Church or to the box in Cherry Tree Lane.

(By 8.00am Mon-Fri, 8.30am at weekends)

Orders may be placed with S & S Newsagents, The Parade, Chorleywood. (01923 282042)


Luxtons Newsagents, Scots Hill, Croxley Green (01923 772847) offer a daily delivery to your door.


Refuse and Recycling

Refuse is collected on Mondays (apart from Bank holidays).

Recycling bins (grey for paper and green for plastic ware) can be obtained from the council and are emptied fortnightly


Further recycling bins for glass bottles etc. can be found in: 

Shepherds Lane (opposite the William Penn Leisure Centre)

Chenies Road(opposite Clement Danes School)


The local tip is situated in Riverside Drive, Rickmansworth.

This is open 7 days a week from 10.00 a.m.  -  4.00 p.m.


Local Council


Heronsgate is in the ward of Maple Cross and Mill End and comes under the jurisdiction of the Three Rivers Council whose offices are at Three Rivers House, Northway, Rickmansworth, Herts. WD3 1RL

(01923 776611)


Member of Parliament for Three Rivers


David Gaulke Page (Conservative)

House of Commons  -  020 7219 6547


Local Councillors for Maple Cross and Mill End


Ann Shaw OBE  (Liberal Democrat)  -  Council Leader

01923 775219


Richard Struck (Liberal Democrat)

01923 447714


Peter Wakeling (Liberal Democrat)

01923 773672


Health

Hospitals

Mount Vernon, Rickmansworth Road, Northwood

Minor Injuries  - 01923 882611

Watford General , Vicarage Road, Watford

24 hr A & E  -  01923 244366


Doctors’ Surgeries

The Chorleywood Health Centre, Lower Road, Chorleywood

01923 287100                                         

The Surgery, Witton House, Berks Hill, Chorleywood

01923 283900


Dental Surgeries

Chorleywood Dental Surgery, Main Parade, Chorleywood

01923 283461

Rosebank Dental Surgery, Shire Lane, Chorleywood

01923 282691

White House Dental Practice, Lower Road, Chorleywood                                                     

01923 284488

Sport and Leisure


Swimming and Fitness

William Penn Leisure Centre, Shepherds Lane, Mill End

01923 771050


Golf

Chorleywood Golf Club, Common Road 01923 282009

Rickmansworth Golf Course, Moor Lane 01923 773146

Batchworth Park Golf Club, London Road, Rickmansworth 01923 711400


Tennis

Chorleywood Lawn Tennis Club: 01923 284199

Rickmansworth Lawn Tennis Club, Meadow Way 01923 774033


Art

Chorleywood Decorative & Fine Arts Society

Meetings held at Chorleywood Memorial Hall, 2nd Thursday each month at 8:00 pm.


Dance / Theatre School

Carol Kristian Theatre School, Chorleywood

01923 284599

www.cktheatreschool.co.uk


Cinemas

Warner Village Cinema at Woodside Leisure Park, Garston 01923 682886

Odeon Cinema at Leisure World (Jarman Park) Hemel Hempstead 0870 505 0007


Transport


Taxi

Tudor Taxis (Chorleywood Station)

01923 774466

Phoenix Cars, Chorleywood

01923 285452; 24hr no. 01923 882851

Boughton Taxis, Rickmansworth

01923 896060 / 777123

Met Land, Chorleywood

01923 285551

Area Cars, Chorleywood

01923 711588


Rail

The nearest stations are found at Chorleywood and Rickmansworth where Chiltern Railways and the Metropolitan Line operate


National Travel Enquiry Service (Traveline)   0870 608 2608

7 am to 7 pm, 7 days per week

London Transport 020 7222 1234

24hr information on buses tubes and trains


Chiltern Railways:  Aylesbury to Marylebone

Travel enquiries - 08705 165165

Metropolitan Line:  Amersham to Baker Street / Aldgate

Travel enquiries - 020 7222 1234

National Rail Enquiries – 08457 48 49 50


Daytime trains from Chorleywood:

Southbound: 6 & 36 minutes past the hour:Marylebone

26 & 56 minutes past the hour:Baker Street

Northbound: 22 & 52 minutes past the hour:Aylesbury

15 & 45 minutes past the hour:Amersham


These times are subject to seasonal changes of a few minutes, and trains are more frequent during peak hours.



Bus

Red Rose (R4) buses travel between Chorleywood, Rickmansworth and Watford, and pass Heronsgate via Long Lane. There are bus stops in either direction at the junction of Stockport Road and Long Lane where buses may be hailed.


Contact National Travel Enquiry Service (0870 608 2608) or Red Rose Travel (01296 399500) for times of buses.





Local Churches


St John's, Heronsgate

Christ Church – Chorleywood Common

Free Church – Hillside Road

Catholic Church of St. John Fisher – Shire Lane

St. Andrews – Quickley Lane