There’s less than one week left to respond to Hertfordshire County Council’s Local Transport Plan, which the council says will mean a major shakeup of the county’s transport networks in a bid to help them cope in the future.
Most planned operations and appointments are going ahead at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital and Welwyn Garden City’s QEII despite advice from NHS England to postpone them in order to ease winter pressures.
An investigator whose job is to help councils weed out benefit fraudsters has been caught in a police sting arranging to meet what he thought was a 14-year-old schoolboy for a sexual encounter in Fairlands Valley Park.
The cyber attack on Stevenage’s Lister Hospital this afternoon appears to have been part of an orchestrated global attack on computer systems at hospitals, universities, businesses and other organisations.
It was a disastrous night for Stevenage Labour in the Herts County Council elections as they lost three of their five seats to the Conservatives, who also won a Stevenage Borough Council by-election off them.