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Instead of dying on the toilet, the real Tywin Lannister from Game of Thrones is thought to have been killed during a key battle near Potters Bar.

A car has hit a water main on the southbound A1 Barnet Bypass, which has closed two lanes in the area.

Traffic remains slow on the M25 clockwise this morning after an earlier crash between the junctions for London Colney and the A1(M).

New policing priorities for the next three months have been announced by the Welwyn Hatfield Safer Neighbourhood Team following a priority setting forum last month.

A tragic family loss moved Shameem Chowdhury to switch career and 'do something good'. Now he's an award-winning care worker within Gold Care Homes, having recently won an award at The Hertfordshire Care Awards.

Potters Bar News

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Instead of dying on the toilet, the real Tywin Lannister from Game of Thrones is thought to have been killed during a key battle near Potters Bar.

A car has hit a water main on the southbound A1 Barnet Bypass, which has closed two lanes in the area.

Traffic remains slow on the M25 clockwise this morning after an earlier crash between the junctions for London Colney and the A1(M).

New policing priorities for the next three months have been announced by the Welwyn Hatfield Safer Neighbourhood Team following a priority setting forum last month.

A range of transport plans around the A1(M) corridor have been submitted by Hertfordshire County Council for consultation - with cycleways top of the list for Hatfield.

Sport

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

A great battle between two equally matched sides eventually ended in a narrow 4-3 win for Plough & Harrow over AFC London Road in the Herts Advertiser Sunday League Premier Division.

A cracking start in their vital away trip to Hackney was soon forgotten as Welwyn slumped to a 29-12 loss.

A short away trip to Potters Bar may have brought an 0-0 draw but there was more than enough in the performance to please the Welwyn Garden City management.

There will be no Six Nations for Jack Singleton after Eddie Jones revealed England's 34-man squad for the tournament.

For the neutral it had everything but for Potters Bar Town the trip to Haringey Borough and subsequent 3-2 loss was hugely disappointing.

What's On

Thursday, January 16, 2020

A pub run by a former winner of The Great British Bake Off is set to feature in the line-up of Tom Kerridge's Pub in the Park in St Albans this year.

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Heritage

Instead of dying on the toilet, the real Tywin Lannister from Game of Thrones is thought to have been killed during a key battle near Potters Bar.

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Welwyn Garden City was lit up over the weekend as the centenary celebrations kicked off with a vibrant light display.

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Conservation charity, the National Trust - which owns Shaw's Corner near Welwyn and Morven Park in Potters Bar - has pledged to become carbon net zero by 2030, as it marks its 125th anniversary.

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The annual ceremony to mark Holocaust Memorial Day will take place on The Campus in Welwyn Garden City on Monday, January 27.

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A new year means a new decade only for most but for Welwyn Garden City it promises to be one to remember as the town celebrates its 100th birthday - and sport will be leading the way.

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