Category Archives: In The Area

The Bengeo Club

bengeo_clubThe Bengeo Club is a fully air conditioned club with a full sized snooker table, league standard pool table, 50″ plasma tv, bowling green and cheap drinks. In addition to these, there is free parking, live entertainment nights, bingo nights and wireless internet access. Children under 18 are allowed into the club until 21:00.

For further information, or to apply for membership, please visit here.

Bengeo Nursery

bengeo_nurseryBengeo Nursery is a part of a family run business that includes Watton Nursery and their own growing site, Netherfield Nursery. They have over 50 years experience of growing bedding, shrubs, trees and cut flowers and have always aimed to supply healthy, quality plants at good value. Bengeo Nursery believe in locally grown produce. To date, they grow all of their summer and autumn bedding, including herbs and vegetables. Their entire perennial stock is locally sourced, as are their conifers and many of their trees. They also cultivate a large stock of shrubs on site.

Further information can be found here.

Bengeo Parish

churchThe Bengeo Parish is a diverse and busy village community served by two beautiful Church of England churches, Holy Trinity and St. Leonards. St. Leonards, the oldest building in Hertford, is little changed for over 800 years. Holy Trinity was completed in 1855 and it’s spire is a prominent feature in Bengeo. The Parish of Bengeo want to serve the community as a centre of calm in a rapid-moving world, a place of peace for those with busy lifestyles, and a hub for family life as people of all ages grow together in the love of God.

The churches and their communities
Facts and figures about the parish.

Bengeo Playgroup

bengeo_playgroupBengeo Playgroup aims to provide an interesting, stimulating and safe environment where children are happy to express their creativity, enjoy positive respectful relationships, grow in self-confidence and delight in the joy of learning. They are within the grounds of Bengeo Primary School so provide a seamless and confortable transition for children to nursery.

Further information can be found here.

The Co-Operative

coopThe Co-operative provides fruit & veg, fridge and freezer section, drinks, and food for the cupboard. In addition there is an ATM and Post Office within the store, as well as parking places outside.

Further information can be found here.

Good News

goodnewsGood News is a newsagents in The Avenue parade of shops. They supply papers, kitchen essentials, cards for any event, confectionary and much more.

In addition they offer a Private and Business postal service including:

  • Express Postal and Freight Services
  • Same day, Next day, 48 Hour or 1-5 day Service
  • International & Domestic Express By Road, Sea and Air
  • Pallets & Dedicated Vehicles, UK & International

The Greyhound

the_greyhoundThe Greyhound is a friendly community pub on the edge of town and was the first pub bought by McMullins in 1836. It bought a defibrillator in February 2014 which can be used by the local community.

Further information can be found here.


headlinesHeadlines is the only L’Oreal colour studio in Hertfordshire, and were Grand finalists at the L’Oreal National Colour Trophy in 2010. Headlines offer hair care, reflexology, indulgence beauty, nail treatment and chiropody.

Further information can be found here.