Friday, April 3, 2020

Campaigners have warned that the nation faces a “looming crisis” in foster care owing to the coronavirus lockdown.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Hertfordshire police officers are taking the ‘right tone’ in dealing with the new lockdown laws, the county’s police and crime commissioner has said.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Hertfordshire businesses will be supported on a local as well as national level during the coronavirus lockdown, the county’s leading organisations have vowed.

Monday, March 23, 2020

A woman in her 70s has died at Watford General Hospital after testing positive for COVID-19.

Friday, March 20, 2020

A Coronavirus Disaster Relief Fund has been launched in Hertfordshire to help charities and community groups negotiate the coronavirus outbreak.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

All schools in the UK will be closed from Friday, the government has announced.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Psychotherapist Anna Mathur shares some advice on how to manage anxiety induced by coronavirus and self-isolation.

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

The total cost of dementia care in Hertfordshire is set to soar by 72 per cent over the next decade, amid fresh calls for urgent social care investment.

Sunday, February 16, 2020

Air pollution is responsible for one in 18 deaths among people aged 30 or over in Hertfordshire, new data reveals.

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Hertfordshire’s bus services and cycle routes will benefit from a new £5 billion funding pot announced in parliament on Tuesday.

Sunday, February 9, 2020

A Conservative councillor wants the county council to commit to planting two trees for every one that comes down on its land.

Saturday, February 8, 2020

The Met Office has updated its weather warning in the East of England tomorrow from yellow to amber, amid fears that Storm Ciara will cause severe disruption to travel.

Friday, February 7, 2020

Hertfordshire is gearing up for Storm Ciara this weekend, with high winds and heavy rain forecast to strike the country from Saturday night.

Hertfordshire firefighters took more than half a minute longer to reach the most serious fires last year than they did five years ago, new figures show.

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Traffic remains slow on the M25 clockwise this morning after an earlier crash between the junctions for London Colney and the A1(M).

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

M25 traffic is queueing in both directions this morning after a collision on the Junction 23 roundabout for South Mimms.

Thursday, January 2, 2020

Hertfordshire commuters were hit by the latest rail fare price hike this morning, with Govia Thameslink trains costing 2.7 per cent more in 2020.

Monday, December 16, 2019

Govia Thameslink Railway is now the most punctual major rail operator based on the latest statistics – but one in four trains are still late.

Thursday, December 12, 2019

The people have spoken. After seeing off the challenge from Grita Thunberg and Arnold Salt-spread-gritter, the Herts Advertiser can today announce that Alexander The Grit will be etched on to the side of our gritter in 2020.

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Hitchin and Harpenden Liberal Democrats have been accused of “unacceptable” and “underhand” tactics in an attempt to win over remain voters ahead of tomorrow’s General Election.

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Following last week’s announcement that rail fares are set to rise by an average of 2.7 per cent in January, this paper has looked at how party pledges could affect commuters in 2020.

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Today, we go to the polls. The campaign trail is over, leaflets have been reduced to cinders on the log fire, the closest winter election in living memory is drawing to a close – it is time to name Hertfordshire County Council’s next gritter.

Monday, December 2, 2019

Hertfordshire County Council has signalled that it is to review its street lighting policy, paving the way for streets in some areas to be lit until 2am.

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

The third annual Hertfordshire Half Marathon took place on Sunday, with hundreds of stoic runners tackling the 13.1-mile rural course.

Friday, November 22, 2019

A rise in keyless car thefts across Hertfordshire has prompted police to issue advice on how residents can protect their vehicles.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

They say only three things are certain in life: death, taxes, and the famous fleet of Hertfordshire County Council gritters.

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Hertfordshire residents have been duped out of nearly £50,000 by fraudsters posing as police officers, amid a national spike in scam phone calls.

Thursday, November 14, 2019

The Children in Need Rickshaw Challenge is travelling through St Albans and other towns and villages tomorrow – but will it be passing your home?

Saturday, November 9, 2019

Hertfordshire police officers have been found guilty of 16 cases of computer misuse in the last two years, raising fears around privacy and security standards in the police force.

Saturday, November 9, 2019

War veterans, serving members of the armed forces and cadets will all be able to travel to Remembrance Sunday events for free with Govia Thameslink Railway.

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