Monday, August 17, 2020

A Level and GCSE results will now be based on teacher assessment grades rather than moderated scores if they were downgraded, after a dramatic U-turn by the government this afternoon.

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Thursday, August 13, 2020

A team of respiratory nurses at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital have been invited to speak at a national conference this week, after setting up a successful virtual clinic to support COVID-19 patients discharged from hospital.

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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Great Northern and Thameslink train services will not be running to Cambridge this afternoon due to a signalling fault.

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Saturday, August 8, 2020

A new mobile scanner arrived at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital this week in a boost for the NHS trust’s cancer treatment.

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Thursday, August 6, 2020

Tomorrow is set to be one of the hottest days of the year, the Met Office has warned, as residents are reminded to stay hydrated and keep each other safe.

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Thursday, August 6, 2020

Last month, the government made it mandatory for people to wear a face covering when shopping and while travelling on public transport – or face a £100 fine.

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Thursday, July 23, 2020

From tomorrow (Friday, July 24), it will be compulsory to wear face coverings in shops and supermarkets in England, and full guidance for residents has now been released by the government.

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Thursday, July 23, 2020

In a Downing Street press briefing on July 18, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said: “It has to be right that we now take local action in response to local outbreaks – there is no point shutting down a city in one part of the country to contain an outbreak in another part of the country.”

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Thursday, July 23, 2020

Hertfordshire has today launched its publicity campaign to prevent COVID-19 outbreaks in the county – and residents will have a major role to play in keeping communities safe.

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Hertfordshire
Saturday, July 18, 2020

From Friday, July 24, wearing face coverings in shops will be mandatory in England to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

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Friday, July 17, 2020

From Saturday, local authorities will have new powers to tackle coronavirus outbreaks – including closing specific premises, shutting outdoor spaces and cancelling events.

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Monday, July 6, 2020

It was an NHS birthday to remember for Lister Hospital yesterday, as it discharged its final coronavirus patient from the Intensive Care Unit – a landmark moment in the hospital’s fight against COVID-19.

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Saturday, July 4, 2020

Hertfordshire police are asking local communities to be alert to the presence of large, unlicensed gatherings this weekend.

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Tuesday, June 23, 2020

No COVID-19 deaths have been recorded at East and North Herts NHS Trust hospitals since June 10, the longest period without a death since early March.

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Sunday, June 14, 2020

East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust is introducing new safety measures in its hospitals from Monday, to keep patients, staff and visitors safe as services restart.

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Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Volunteers who help support dying patients and their families at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital say they feel “overwhelmed” after receiving royal recognition for their work.

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Monday, June 1, 2020

Hertfordshire primary schools are busy welcoming back their nursery, Reception, Year 1 and Year 6 pupils after months of isolation due to COVID-19.

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Sunday, May 31, 2020

Workers from the county council’s youth service will be out and about in streets and parks across Hertfordshire as lockdown easing continues.

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Friday, May 29, 2020

An Iranian GP based at Lister Hospital in Stevenage has sadly died from COVID-19.

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Monday, May 25, 2020

Home-Start Herts is one of ten community projects and charities in Hertfordshire that has received a share of almost £90,000 in National Lottery funding in the past month.

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Friday, May 22, 2020

Hertfordshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust is providing round-the-clock support for people in Herts experiencing a mental health crisis.

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Monday, May 18, 2020

This year, Mental Health Awareness Week has taken on added significance with the country recovering from months of isolation away from friends and family during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Thursday, May 14, 2020

The Herts Disability Sports Foundation has continued to provide much-needed services for adults and children with learning difficulties during this pandemic.

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Wednesday, May 6, 2020

The phased reopening of Herts’ recycling centres will begin next week, with ten sites set to open on Monday.

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Tuesday, May 5, 2020

On May 8, 1945, the guns fell silent and war finally came to an end in Europe, with joyous celebrations erupting across the country.

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Sunday, May 3, 2020

At times like these, while close family are unable to visit, a community alarm can be so important for elderly or vulnerable residents.

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Hertfordshire police have handed out 189 fines in the county for residents allegedly flouting COVID-19 lockdown laws, new figures reveal.

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

The granddaughter of Arsenal legend Ian Allinson has raised nearly £6,000 for Garden House Hospice Care by cycling one mile a day.

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

A social care provider based in Hertfordshire has been spending over £120,000 of its own money on PPE to protect its workers and vulnerable clients from COVID-19.

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Saturday, April 25, 2020

Signs asking members of the public to respect teams working on the highways have been brought in, after workers were subjected to abuse from passers-by.

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