Tuesday, June 18, 2019

A Harpenden rugby coach who "abused his position of trust" has today been sentenced to 12 months in prison after admitting to 'sexting' two young girls and grooming them online.

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for thunderstorms in Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire, as torrential rain, hail and lightning expected across parts of England.

Monday, June 10, 2019

The Met Office has issued an amber weather warning for heavy rain in Hertfordshire, with flooding and traffic disruption expected.

Friday, June 7, 2019

Three Welwyn Garden City teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of arson following a fire at Oaklands College's Smallford campus today.

Thursday, June 6, 2019

The A1(M) northbound carriageway between Welwyn and Stevenage has now reopened after a closure was put in place following a collision which resulted in the death of a horse.

Thursday, June 6, 2019

A horse has died and another is believed to be seriously injured following a collision on the A1(M) between Stevenage and Welwyn.

Monday, March 25, 2019

In total, 37 per cent of knife and offensive weapon offences resulted in an immediate custodial sentence in 2018, according to the Ministry of Justice, compared with 20 per cent in 2008.

Thursday, March 21, 2019

The number of knife offences recorded in Hertfordshire have more than doubled in the last four years and, in a 12-month period through to September 2018, almost one third were committed by children - the highest percentage in the country.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Adult social care workers have marked National Apprenticeship Week - which runs until Friday - by producing videos encouraging people to apply for an apprenticeship in their field.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Standalone Farm in Letchworth reopened on Monday with the inclusion of a new science show run by Einstein's Entertainers.

Sunday, February 10, 2019

A Letchworth consultancy firm is hosting a free event for small businesses in Hertfordshire which may like to apply for EU funding ahead of Brexit.

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Two men have been charged in connection with a number of vehicle thefts in Stevenage, St Albans, Welwyn and Hatfield.

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Great Northern and Thameslink rail services have both seen a decline in customer satisfaction according to a survey by independent transport watchdog, Transport Focus.

Thursday, January 31, 2019

A partial road closure is in place on the A5183 near Redbourn following a collision.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Members of a Herts feminist group have joined a UK-wide campaign to "reclaim the definition of women", which involves dressing iconic female statues in T-shirts which have a dictionary definition of 'woman' on the front.

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Licensing officers from taxi firms across Herts were invited to a training session in Letchworth to raise awareness of modern slavery and human trafficking.

Friday, January 11, 2019

The handler of an award-winning police dog who is retiring after six years of service has spoken about the "great memories" the pair have shared together.

Monday, December 10, 2018

A teenager has been sentenced to three years in prison after admitting to marking bombs threats to thousands of schools across the country - including in Herts and Beds.

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Hitchin and Harpenden MP Bim Afolami won the Patchwork Foundation's Newcomer Conservative MP of the Year award at a ceremony held at Speaker's House yesterday.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Hitchin and Harpenden MP Bim Afolami has taken to Twitter to announce that he will support Theresa May's Brexit deal, where he was met with criticisms from some constituents.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

A report into the implementation failings of the May timetable has been published today, naming the "fragmented and over-complicated" system as a key factor which caused chaos for many commuters across Herts, South Cambs and Central Beds.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Rail user groups representing commuters from across Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and South Cambridgeshire have demanded answers from the government over the rail fare freeze they are pushing for, saying that the points they raised to ministers were "lacking acknowledgement".

Monday, October 29, 2018

The Wild in Herts campaign - set up to inspire Hertfordshire residents to get outside and explore news areas - has compiled a list of top things to do this half term.

Monday, October 15, 2018

The Liberal Democrat opposition on Herts County Council have come up with a proposal that could see residential street lights stay on until 2am.

Sunday, September 30, 2018

A fire broke out at a card shop in St Albans this morning ahead of the annual food and drink festival.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Fire crews have attended the scene of a large haystack blaze in Harpenden this evening.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Two teenage boys have been arrested in connection with an alleged attempted robbery in St Albans.

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

A teenager has admitted making hoax bomb threats to thousands of schools, including seven in Hertfordshire and four in Bedfordshire.

CountryPhile Zoo Watch

Most read stories

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Read the The Herts Advertiser e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Herts Advertiser weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy