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Tesco is set to cut 1,200 jobs in Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield just weeks after announcing plans for a new hotel in the area.

Police have today appealed for information after a Welwyn Garden City family had more than £6,000 worth of items stolen during a burglary.

A Welwyn Garden City primary school raised £4,500 during its “fantastic” summer fete over the weekend.

Neighbours in Welwyn were inspired by a toddler’s battle with brain cancer to organise an outdoor Pilates session, raising over £700.

More than 600 runners raced through countryside around Welwyn on Sunday.

Potters Bar News

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Potters Bar schoolchildren have raised hundreds of pounds for the Grenfell Tower survivors after at least 79 people lost their lives in the blaze.

Rush-hour traffic near Potters Bar this evening has been disrupted by a broken down lorry on the M25 motorway,

Traffic on the M25 near Potters Bar was temporarily halted this afternoon following concerns for a man’s welfare.

An estate agency whose staff are all home-based has been named the best in Potters Bar in a national award scheme.

Council workers had to clear manure and rubbish from a Potters Bar park yesterday after travellers spent several days on the land.


Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Potters Bar Bowls Club are through to the fourth round of the Tony Allcock Trophy – after victory over Potters Bar.

Bentley Heath 2nds were at the top of their game when it came to taking catches but it was not enough as Cheshunt’s stubborness earned a draw in SHCL Division 10B.

Onslow St Audrey’s School Ladies Academy football team have become league winners in their first season after a perfect campaign.

Knebworth Park’s Charlie Randall hit a huge six from the final ball of the game to secure a two-wicket victory against Hitchin in a tremendous game of cricket.

Lewis Hamilton could only finish fifth in an incident-packed 2017 Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku and admitted it was “difficult to swallow” the result.

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Sunday, June 18, 2017

Age is no barrier to being a volunteer at the de Havilland Aircraft Museum, the home of the Mosquito Aircraft Museum.

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Volunteers from a Hatfield-based telecommunications company worked wonders at the country’s oldest aviation museum.

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While battlefield tours are de rigeur on the continent, we don’t have much of the sort in Hertfordshire – but a group of community historians are set to change that.

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