Harpenden Trust News

Volunteering Opportunities - for Befrienders, 'Friends' and Drivers

04 January 2022
We are looking to further expand the volunteering work of the Harpenden Trust. We have vacancies for Befrienders, Wellbeing 'Friends' and occasional Drivers.
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Batford Springs Boardwalk and Reed Fen Project Formally Opened

09 December 2021
After many months of tremendous work by the volunteers at Batford Springs the new boardwalk and reed fen were finally completed and formally opened by the Harpenden Town Mayor on 3 December, 2021. 
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Launch of the Trust's 2021 Christmas Appeal - update to drop-off points

01 December 2021
The Harpenden Trust's 2021 Christmas Appeal has launched, running from Wednesday, 1 December 2021 to Sunday, 16 January 2022.
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Join the Lea Singers' Festive Carol Concert, 23 December for a Joyful Christmas Evening

27 November 2021
An opportunity to enjoy a joyful evening of uplifting singing and popular carols just in time for the final run-up to Christmas, combining traditional audience carols, Christmas songs and music specially written for the Lea Singers choir. 
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Enjoy the Sound of the Lea Singers Carolling in Support of the Trust’s 2021 Christmas Appeal

11 November 2021
This season the Lea Singers are celebrating their 60th anniversary. The Singers rehearse weekly at St George’s School, Harpenden on Wednesday evenings, and give concerts in the town, in St Albans and surrounding villages, as well as singing at cathedral services around the UK. The 30-strong choir runs an interns…
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A Call for Befrienders and Wellbeing 'Friends'

06 November 2021
A call for empathetic, friendly and patient people with some time to spare who would like to become involved with the Trust.
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Appealing for ... Yet More Christmas Appeal Collectors

01 November 2021
THE HARPENDEN TRUST'S Care Fund is dependent on the funds raised by its annual Christmas Appeal to support individuals and families in Harpenden.
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Town Mayor's Charities Fundraising Event - Burns Night Supper, 22 January

19 October 2021
Join the Harpenden Town Mayor for a charity fundraising Burns Night Supper on Saturday, 22 January, 2022, at 7.15pm.
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Harpenden Trust News provides ongoing news and announcements relating to the work and presence of the Harpenden Trust in AL5.

The Harpenden Trust is here to help Harpenden people in need, individually and collectively. For residents suffering hardship and in need of the support of a good neighbour the Harpenden Trust is here to be that good neighbour, with the active support of the town’s residents as volunteers and donors. The Trust also works to benefit organisations, charities and community groups within Harpenden. Harpenden Trust News provides updates on the work of the Care Fund and the Community Fund and also on the support the Trust receives from the Harpenden community. In the News you can see how the Trust’s volunteers are making a real and sustained difference to individuals, families and the community.

Harpenden Trust News also provides regular updates on events, appeals, activities and the facilities of the Trust. It provides a ‘go to’ for the Trust’s engagement across Harpenden.

Read Harpenden Trust News and learn about the work of volunteers, learn about the events what we do to support seniors and our involvement with local schools, learn about the money we put into improving playgrounds, the environment and many other Harpenden facilities. Learn also about our work during the Coronavirus pandemic. Learn about how the Harpenden Trust is your Harpenden good neighbour.