Age UK Hertfordshire’s help in the home service had to be suspended in late March, due to lockdown, which meant new challenges for both clients and the charity.

Sunday, October 18, 2020

A series of Christmassy wreath-making nights has been cancelled for a farm shop between St Albans and Hatfield.

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Most Hertfordshire residents strongly oppose the creation of a single unitary council, a Survation poll has found.

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

There were 596 cat-related incidents in Hertfordshire this year and the RSPCA is concerned a boom in kitten buying could lead to more cats coming into rescue centres and needing new homes.

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

After the Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced new restrictions for the north of England, Hertfordshire was put into the lowest tier of risk.

Monday, October 12, 2020

Hertfordshire residents ask for higher fines for drivers breaking the law – to pay for road safety improvements.

Thursday, October 8, 2020

A water company operating in Hertfordshire has committed to reducing its abstraction of chalk streams in the county.

Monday, September 28, 2020

Residents who have fought an “arduous” four years to prevent the quarry between St Albans and Hatfield were pleased “common sense has finally prevailed”.

Thursday, September 24, 2020

A quarry between St Albans and Hatfield has been refused by Hertfordshire County Council by a vote of five against and four in favour.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Two Hertfordshire MPs have set up a new all-party parliamentary group to protect our chalk streams, and the inaugural meeting took place on September 15.

Thursday, September 17, 2020

A 16-year-old boy from St Albans has been left “scared” to leave the house according to his mum after he was allegedly attacked by a man with a baseball bat.

Thursday, September 17, 2020

After years of campaigning and numerous cancelled meetings by Hertfordshire County Council, a decision is imminent on whether to build on the former Hatfield Aerodrome site.

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

A former employee of Hertfordshire County Council has been convicted of fraud after abusing his position by submitting false invoices.

Friday, September 11, 2020

Hertsmere has been designated as an area of concern by the Department of Health today after it has seen a rise in coronavirus cases – with 50 new cases in the week starting from September 7.

Thursday, September 10, 2020

During Organ Donation Week, September 7 to 13, NHS Blood and Transplant is urging people to talk to their families about organ donation to increase the number of people whose lives can be saved or transformed by transplants.

Wednesday, September 9, 2020

Age UK Hertfordshire is delighted to be awarded a £7,500 grant from Garfield Weston Foundation enabling them to continue to help people during COVID-19.

Monday, September 7, 2020

Museums across the county have nominated their Hertfordshire Year of Culture 2020 Museum Object of the Year – which include a toy monkey, an old scone and some toilet cream.

Monday, September 7, 2020

Coronavirus cases have risen over the weekend in Hertsmere – which now places them first in East of England.

Monday, September 7, 2020

After a fault with the signalling system at London Kings Cross earlier this morning, all train lines have reopened – but severe disruption is ongoing.

Friday, September 4, 2020

Coronavirus positive tests are growing in Hertsmere due to “large social gatherings in private homes”, according to the county council.

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

A man from North Mymms has been charged with ABH and a possession of a firearms after a “serious assault” in Hatfield yesterday.

Friday, August 28, 2020

The leader of Hertfordshire County Council has called the two-tier local government system “a bit of historical relic” and advocated for them to be scrapped across the UK.

Thursday, August 27, 2020

After Storm Francis battered Hertfordshire with high winds during the week, the Met Office has issued another yellow weather warning.

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

A sit-in at the Hertfordshire Constabulary Headquarters in Welwyn Garden City is being organised by Black Lives Matter protesters tomorrow.

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Shortly after a widow was taken into hospital, her husband’s ashes were stolen in a robbery in Colney Heath near the A414.

Monday, August 24, 2020

Hertfordshire’s schools and colleges are looking forward to welcoming back all children and young people as they return this September, according to the county council.

Sunday, August 23, 2020

A new Hertfordshire County Council consultation on introducing speed limits has been announced.

Saturday, August 22, 2020

Yesterday, Hertfordshire Constabulary has joined with the fire and rescue service to raise the rainbow flag in solidarity with the LGBT+ community for Herts Pride.

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Train fares are set to rise by 1.6 per cent in 2021 in line with inflation, it was announced today.

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

The Open Air Theatre Festival by Maltings Theatre in St Albans offers a much-needed respite, a sense of atmosphere and a love for the bard’s silliness, Charlotte McLaughlin reports.

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