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Hatfield hosts European visitors to talk social inclusion.

Visitors from Romania, Slovakia, Turkey and Northern Ireland visited Hatfield and were given a tour around Hatfield Town Centre.

Ladbrokes in Market Place, Hatfield, was robbed last night.

A Hatfield bookmaker was robbed at gunpoint last night.

Commonswood School pupils Riley, 9, Lutzia, 8 and Tyler, 8 with their news stories.

Welwyn Garden City school pupils had a go at producing their own news reports last week - after some professional guidance from the Welwyn Hatfield Times.

Friends of Tewin hosted the annual senior citizen lunch in Tewin Memorial Hall. 
Picture: Byron Sinfield

Senior citizens enjoyed a slap up meal thanks to a group of community spirited villagers.

Hertsmere Council is set to launch a new scheme to boost recycling

Hertsmere Council has launched a new recycling scheme to help solve residents’ confusion.

Potters Bar News

Monday, February 20, 2017
Hertsmere Council is set to launch a new scheme to boost recycling

Hertsmere Council has launched a new recycling scheme to help solve residents’ confusion.

Filming outside Potters Heel Bar.

Potters Bar shoppers were left puzzled as filming for BBC series Cormoran Strike took place in the town.

Burglars target flat in Potters Bar.

Offenders broke into a flat in Potters Bar and stole cash and jewellery.

Is your child funny?

Children in Welwyn Hatfield and Potters Bar are being encouraged to enter a comedy competition which could see their jokes being performed by celebrities on live TV.

Police officers want to speak to this man as they believe he may be able to assist with their investigation.

Police have released a CCTV image after two males stole bottles of Champagne from a Potters Bar supermarket.


Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Leg Day Pending's Harry Tann and Boca Seniors' Matt Edge chasing the ball. Picture: Ben Sawyer

In the Ultimate Football Welwyn Garden City Monday night six-a-side League, the match of the night was the Premiership tie between Wheeler Dealers and Tekkers Slovakia.

Brookmans Park boxer Ted Harrington was class 2 U57kg winner at the ABA Schools Championship National finals

Chancellor’s School pupil Ted Harrington bounced back from a year out of boxing to be crowned a national champion at the ABA Schools Championship National finals.

Andrew McEwan.

Forward Jarvis Nutt scored on his Codicote debut and keeper Andrew McEwan saved a penalty in a 1-1 draw at Risborough Rangers on Saturday.

Sophie Hankin receives a pass under pressure.

A new-look Hertfordshire Mavericks side kicked off their 2017 Vitality Superleague campaign with a battling 53-48 victory over Team Northumbria at Herts Sports Village tonight (Friday).

Exclusive: Team GB talent spot for young shooting ace

Friday, February 17, 2017
Alfie Tibbles has earned a place on the Team GB Talent pathway

A Welwyn Garden City schoolboy has earned a place on the Team GB Talent Pathway for shooting after just two years competing in the sport and hopes to grace the Olympic Games one day.

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Rocker Dave Mason comes to The Alban Arena with his band on Wednesday, March 1

A guitarist who has performed and recorded with such legends as Paul McCartney, George Harrison, the Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton and Michael Jackson will be appearing in concert in St Albans.

Events & Exhibitions

Herts Business Awards Herts B2B Exhibition Awards Directory Food & Drink awards


Sunday, February 5, 2017
The de Havilland DH98 Mosquito Prototype

A Hertfordshire aircraft museum preserving the de Havilland name has appointed its first curator.

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The Lancaster Bomber at IWM Duxford [Picture: IWM / Richard Ash]

The spotlight will fall on the legendary Avro Lancaster, one of Britain’s most iconic Second World War bombers, at IWM Duxford during the February half-term holiday.

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Volunteers working on restoring a de Havilland Rapide to fly (Picture: DHAM)

An aviation museum that restores de Havilland aircraft and is home of the Mosquito museum has won a top tourism award.

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Tom Hardy as James Delaney in Taboo [Picture: FX Networks / Olly Robinson]

Viewers tuning in to watch Hollywood star Tom Hardy’s new BBC One period drama Taboo tonight will see Hatfield on their TV screens.

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Tom Hardy plays James Delaney in Taboo [Picture: Courtesy of FX Networks]

Scenes from Tom Hardy’s major new BBC TV drama series Taboo were shot in Hatfield.

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