About us


The Hoddesdon Society's aims are:


  • To encourage high standards of architecture and town planning in Hoddesdon and Broxbourne
  • To stimulate public interest in and care for the beauty, history and character of the area of the town and its surroundings.
  • To encourage the preservation, development and improvement of features of general public amenity or historic interest.

Find out more about what we do.




Broxbourne Borough Council has decided to close Lowewood Museum with no public consultation and no consideration by the full Council.  We need your help now to save this unique community resource.  Find out more here.


Planning and development


Click here to see the latest highlighted planning applications or development plans.


Join us!


The more members we have, the louder our voice and the more we can do together to help preserve our heritage and keep our community a good place to live.  Join us today!

Latest News


Council reopens decision to close Lowewood, trust to be set up - but key questions remain unanswered


S106 funding for town centre - CCTV system, brown signs and clocktower lighting improvement project.




EVENT:  Hoddesdon Neighbourhood Forum, 7pm 4 March at St Cuthbert's Church Hall, Whitley Road.


EVENT:  Broxbourne, Wormley and Turnford Neighbourhood Forum, 7 pm 11 March, Dinant Room, The Spotlight