Sunday, May 20, 2018

A borough councillor who was left wheelchair-bound following a motorbike accident has said he is “overjoyed” to be able to get his teeth fully into council work again.

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Duncan Bell
Friday, May 18, 2018

Flying the flag for LGBT+ rights, Herts Police screened an awareness-raising film at their Welwyn Garden City headquarters on Thursday (May 17).

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David Lloyd
Thursday, May 17, 2018

A Hatfield woman has been sentenced after lying about her qualifications while working at Lister Hospital.

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UN Court
Monday, May 14, 2018

There has been a steady rise in the number of referrals by schools in Herts and Cambs seeking mental health treatment for pupils since 2014.

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NHS
Monday, May 14, 2018

An NHS trust which provides health and social care for people with mental ill health and learning disabilities has been rated as good by health watchdog the Care Quality Commission, but concerns surrounding patient safety have been raised.

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Care Quality Commission
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Your child could die almost ten years earlier than others in the borough depending on what Welwyn Hatfield ward you live in, according to official statistics.

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Grant Shapps
Wednesday, May 2, 2018

The family of a Welwyn Garden City woman who died at Lister Hospital say they are “beyond disappointed” that another family has lost a loved one there.

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Stevenage's Lister Hospital
Monday, April 30, 2018

Welwyn Hatfield’s MP has written to health chiefs demanding more be done to improve transport links to health services.

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Grant Shapps
Saturday, April 28, 2018

NHS trusts across England have bought more than 600 million disposable cups since 2013, with the East and North Herts NHS Trust purchasing 11,139,673 – the most in the East of England.

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Lister Hospital
Sunday, April 8, 2018

Nearly 80 renal patients at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital were put forward for a kidney transplant last year - an 18 per cent increase on 2016.

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Lister Hospital
Saturday, April 7, 2018

Neighbours, friends and family are rallying round to support a Codicote family dealing with a devastating genetic disease.

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NHS
Wednesday, April 4, 2018

As the NHS faces a nursing recruitment crisis nationally, the East and North Herts NHS Trust is looking at new ways to fill the vacancies in its hospitals.

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European Union
Sunday, April 1, 2018

A Welwyn woman has words of advice to anyone suffering joint pain on how to get the best out of the NHS.

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Terry Mitchinson
Saturday, March 24, 2018

A coroner’s court heard how the unexpected death of a Welwyn Garden City mum left professionals unable to pinpoint the exact cause.

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Lister Hospital
Friday, March 23, 2018

Government funding to support Polish and Romanian residents in Welwyn Hatfield and promote “community cohesion” has been secured.

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NHS
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

A Hatfield great-grandmother is running a charity auction to raise medical funds for her son.

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NHS
Monday, March 12, 2018

Welwyn Hatfield Council has revealed it is now being asked to potentially deliver around 16,000 homes as part of its Local Plan.

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Grant Shapps
Thursday, March 8, 2018

Mental health organisations, including the county council, have revealed what key priorities they promise to focus on following a national review into children and young people’s mental health services.

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Hertfordshire County Council
Monday, March 5, 2018

Families in Welwyn Hatfield and the surrounding areas struggling to come to terms with the loss of a loved one are to be offered free bereavement support as part of a new scheme.

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NHS
Friday, February 23, 2018

We have the opportunity now to prevent children and young people experiencing poor mental health and self-harming in the future, says the chief executive of a family support charity who is asking for readers’ support in changing Government policy.

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NHS
Sunday, February 18, 2018

Health chiefs have ruled out having an A&E in WGC despite Lister experiencing “extreme pressure” during the New Year period.

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Grant Shapps
Thursday, February 15, 2018

Welwyn Hatfield’s MP has taken a swipe at health chiefs over Lister Hospital’s A&E after launching his Make Healthcare Local campaign.

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Grant Shapps
Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Welwyn Hatfield’s MP has officially launched a campaign to increase the healthcare services available in the borough.

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Grant Shapps
Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Our region’s ambulance service will use vehicles from private firms to help meet demand, following a risk summit triggered by concerns that at least 40 patients were either harmed or died due to delays over Christmas and New Year.

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NHS
Tuesday, February 6, 2018

A family is appealing for help making a family fun day in Potters Bar in aid of a father-of-two’s medical costs.

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NHS
Friday, February 2, 2018

People are being urged to sign up to become blood donors and help save lives.

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NHS
Thursday, February 1, 2018

The Lister Hospital in Stevenage is consistently failing to provide sufficient care hours to patients, according to a national benchmark.

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Stevenage's Lister Hospital
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

All patients on the renal ward at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital are being screened after a patient known to have a ‘superbug’ was not isolated when readmitted onto the ward.

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Lister Hospital
Tuesday, January 30, 2018

A new Admiral nurse at the East and North Herts NHS Trust is helping to provide additional support for patients with dementia and their families – thanks to funding and support from Dementia UK.

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Stevenage's Lister Hospital
Saturday, January 27, 2018

A Welwyn Garden City-based charity plans to open 10 new shops in a bid to raise £2.2million as part of an expansion of its services.

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NHS

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