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The leader of Hatfield Town Council Cllr Lenny Brandon breached the town council’s code of conduct for councillors, an official hearing has found.

After planning permission was granted for homes and a nursery at a Grade II listed building and former pub in Potters Bar, developers are seeking to change their plans.

The number of positive COVID-19 tests rose slightly this week in Welwyn Hatfield, while numbers in Hertsmere fell.

Hertfordshire Headway rose awareness of memory loss and the impact it has on those with it for Action on Brain Injury week.

A healthcare watchdog has used its enforcement powers at the East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust, following an inspection which found poor leadership had fostered bullying and abuse.

Potters Bar News

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

After planning permission was granted for homes and a nursery at a Grade II listed building and former pub in Potters Bar, developers are seeking to change their plans.

The number of positive COVID-19 tests rose slightly this week in Welwyn Hatfield, while numbers in Hertsmere fell.

A specialist shoe-fitting business in Potters Bar has won two prestigious awards.

There have been two allegations made against the leader of Hatfield Town Council surrounding “obtaining a personal benefit from a number of council contracts” and bullying.

The closest hospital to south Welwyn Hatfield, South Mimms and Potters Bar is closed to emergencies due to IT issues.

Sport

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Welwyn GC welcomed the new Southern League season to the newly named Utilita Stadium, Herns Lane, with a powerful display and a fine win over old foes Biggleswade FC.

In the middle of a global pandemic and the accompanying government restrictions, Potters Bar Tennis Club believed 2020 was going to be the first year since 1953 without their annual club championships.

Welwyn swimmer Cate Jackson had to change her plans quickly this season when coronavirus hit – swapping the pool for the open water.

Potters Bar Town will have another shot at becoming giantkillers after being drawn away in the FA Cup second qualifying round.

Two of Brookmans Park Golf Club’s major scratch competitions were decided on a bright and sunny day.

What's On

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

The animals went in two by two... A Noah’s Ark trail is coming to Hertford for the school half-term.

Events & Exhibitions

Heritage

Saturday, September 26, 2020

Scenes from new Netflix movie Enola Holmes about Sherlock Holmes’ teenage sister were filmed in Hatfield.

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Knebworth House has extended its 2020 visitor season to include weekends in October and the school half-term holiday.

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For the first time, Hatfield Park will be open at weekends throughout October.

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Scenes from forthcoming Netflix movie Rebecca were filmed on location in Hatfield.

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Museums across the county have nominated their Hertfordshire Year of Culture 2020 Museum Object of the Year – which include a toy monkey, an old scone and some toilet cream.

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