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Pet charity Blue Cross, which has a rehoming centre in Kimpton, has launched its annual Paws for Tea campaign and is calling on animal lovers to help raise money for animals in need.

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Saturday, August 1, 2020

Parking at three hospital sites run by the East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust will continue to be free for staff, patients and visitors until the end of August.

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Thursday, July 16, 2020

Construction work has begun on an extension to the neonatal unit at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital that will offer parents a ‘home from home’ while their sick babies are being cared for there.

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Monday, July 6, 2020

An investigation into the suicide of an abused mum-of-three has found police officers visiting her home six weeks before her death, over a domestic disturbance, had no idea about her partner’s abusive history due to limitations in national police reporting systems.

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Sunday, July 5, 2020

The chief executive of the East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust, which runs Stevenage’s Lister Hospital and Welwyn Garden City’s New QEII Hospital, has recorded a heartfelt video message thanking the general public for supporting the hospitals and their staff during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Saturday, July 4, 2020

The owners of two cats who died after it is thought both were shot with an air rifle are offering a £500 reward for information leading to the successful prosecution of whoever is responsible.

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Sunday, June 28, 2020

A week-long virtual balloon race launching on Friday will raise money for the East and North Hertfordshire Hospitals’ Charity to support people affected by cancer.

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Saturday, June 27, 2020

It has emerged that more than 130 patients were discharged from two Hertfordshire hospitals into care homes without first being tested for COVID-19.

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Friday, June 26, 2020

A medical consultant who feared she’d had “last hugs and kisses” with her son and husband after testing positive for COVID-19 and battling the illness at home for two months is now highlighting how a growing number of people with long-term debilitating coronavirus symptoms are classed as mild cases because they are not admitted to hospital.

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Saturday, June 20, 2020

Lockdown due to COVID-19 has kept victims of domestic abuse trapped behind closed doors with their tormentors, and Herts police officers are reminding those affected that help is available.

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Friday, June 19, 2020

A sterile pharmacy unit has officially opened at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital, allowing injectable chemotherapy drugs to be made on site.

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Thursday, June 18, 2020

The East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust has played a part in a groundbreaking clinical trial which has found the first drug to improve survival rates in certain coronavirus patients.

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Saturday, June 13, 2020

Two cats have died after apparently being shot with an air rifle in Knebworth, and there is also growing concern over pets being fatally poisoned in the village.

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Monday, June 8, 2020

The fact some Cabinet members have managed to maintain their hairstyles 12 weeks into lockdown is raising a few eyebrows - under overgrown hair - in Stevenage.

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Saturday, May 30, 2020

“Parents should be aware that preparations are not sufficient to guarantee a safe expansion of school opening on Monday in Hertfordshire,” the National Education Union has warned.

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Sunday, May 24, 2020

The government is now advising the public to wear a face covering in some circumstances, such as enclosed spaces where social distancing may not always be possible, so Hertfordshire County Council has issued guidance for employers and the public.

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Sunday, May 17, 2020

Colleagues at a digital marketing company are raising money for family support charity Home-Start Hertfordshire by growing their locks during lockdown.

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Sunday, May 10, 2020

Actor Bob Golding has teamed up with family support charity Home-Start Hertfordshire to record children’s bedtime stories to occupy little ones and support vulnerable parents during the coronavirus lockdown.

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Sunday, May 3, 2020

With visiting to East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust’s hospitals suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic, a new online service has been set up for people to get messages and photographs to patients.

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Saturday, May 2, 2020

A GP suspended while working for a doctors’ practice with surgeries in both Stevenage and Knebworth remains suspended three years after the General Medical Council launched an investigation into him.

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

With thousands of volunteers in Hertfordshire making and donating personal protective equipment to key workers to protect them from coronavirus, an online guide has now been published to ensure the PPE meets safety standards.

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

Essential NHS services remain available to everyone who needs them during the coronavirus pandemic, a leading Herts GP is keen to emphasise.

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Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Due to unprecedented demands caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the East of England Ambulance Service wants to urgently recruit 1,000 temporary workers and volunteers.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2020

The first wave of money raised by the National Emergencies Trust’s Coronavirus Appeal has been released in Hertfordshire, supporting charities and grassroots organisations most impacted by the crisis.

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Sunday, April 12, 2020

An appeal has been made to support our air ambulance during the coronavirus crisis, after fundraising events had to be cancelled.

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Saturday, April 11, 2020

The NHS in Hertfordshire is urging people to continue to order their prescriptions as normal during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Thursday, April 2, 2020

New mums face time on a ward with their newborn babies alone due to a ban on visitors in a bid to combat the coronavirus pandemic.

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Monday, March 30, 2020

An epileptic cat has finally found a loving home after spending nearly a year at a rescue shelter.

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Saturday, March 28, 2020

A man has died after he was involved in a collision with a car at the A1(M) junction 8 exit slip road last night.

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Friday, March 27, 2020

A fundraising appeal has been launched to buy protective face masks for key workers battling the coronavirus outbreak on the frontline.

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