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A 15-year-old boy from Welwyn Garden City who carried a knife and set fires in the town has been given a 12-month youth injunction.

Conservative, Labour and Liberal Democrat General Election candidates have thanked the public and the candidates for keeping the campaign clean in Hertsmere.

Plans have been submitted for 128 affordable homes opposite Welwyn Garden City's Shredded Wheat factory site.

The people have spoken. After seeing off the challenge from Holly Chilloughby and Usain Salt, the Welwyn Hatfield Times can today announce that Salty McSaltface will be etched on to the side of our gritter in 2020.

It's beginning to look a lot like dogs at polling stations on General Election day.

Potters Bar News

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Conservative, Labour and Liberal Democrat General Election candidates have thanked the public and the candidates for keeping the campaign clean in Hertsmere.

It's beginning to look a lot like dogs at polling stations on General Election day.

Today sees the country go to the polls for the most important General Election in a generation.

A man was taken to Barnet General Hospital with serious injuries following a crash on the A1(M) near South Mimms yesterday.

Police and the air ambulance service were called to a crash on the South Mimms slip road of the A1(M).

Sport

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Potters Bar will head into this Saturday's massive top of the table clash with huge confidence after a crushing 5-1 victory away to Stevenage.

There would have been plenty of time on the long journey back from North Leigh to reflect on just how Welwyn Garden City had ended up losing 1-0 in their Southern League clash.

A superb head-to-head battle between Joe Kiely and Oli Stockwell lit up what was already an exciting day of racing at the Eastern & Central Regional Cyclo-cross Championship.

A headed goal two minutes from time broke the hearts of gallant Hatfield United as they fell to 1-0 defeat at Oracle Components.

Blacksmiths Reserves were far too strong for Herts Advertiser Sunday League Division Two basement club Manor as they stormed to a 12-2 win.

What's On

Monday, December 9, 2019

Alongside a steaming glass of mulled wine in The Boot, a turkey dinner at the Fighting Cocks and carols on the hour in the Abbey, Christmas in St Albans really isn't complete without a visit to the Arena's annual panto.

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Heritage

Friday, December 6, 2019

A Hatfield primary school celebrated its 60th anniversary in a joyful atmosphere with people "reminiscing and catching up with old friends".

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Attractive new Welwyn Garden City road signs are being installed this week at the nine road entrances to the town as a way of welcoming residents and visitors.

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The world's sole surviving de Havilland Comet 1A with its original 'square' windows is being moved into its new hangar in Hertfordshire.

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A Lower Stondon lifelong rail enthusiast, who began trainspotting when he was 11, has been honoured for his service to Welwyn Garden City station.

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Care home residents were honoured at a Remembrance Day event at Hatfield's de Havilland Aircraft Museum.

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