Residents who have fought an “arduous” four years to prevent the quarry between St Albans and Hatfield were pleased “common sense has finally prevailed”.

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Saturday, September 26, 2020

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

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Saturday, September 26, 2020

After the county council’s development control committee refused planning permission for the quarry between St Albans and Hatfield, on Thursday, the developer said it will consider its options.

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Thursday, September 24, 2020

A quarry between St Albans and Hatfield has been refused by Hertfordshire County Council by a vote of five against and four in favour.

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Thursday, September 24, 2020

A new local history book detailing the county’s parish music-making has been published by University of Hertfordshire Press.

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Thursday, September 24, 2020

Key workers at Ocado’s headquarters – who worked in-office throughout the first wave of the pandemic – feel let down by a company they trusted and who claimed “we are in it together”.

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Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Ocado is proposing to close its call centre at its Hatfield-based HQ and move the 200 plus jobs to Sunderland in the North East.

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Wednesday, September 23, 2020

A man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after a crash in Hatfield yesterday.

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Tuesday, September 22, 2020

One year on from the over £1 million refurbishment of White Lion Square in Hatfield, the borough council has encountered drainage issues – prompting more works.

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Tuesday, September 22, 2020

The Hatfield-based Sparks Community Café where customers pay what they can is hopeful for its future since reopening.

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Sunday, September 20, 2020

A Welham Green polio survivor who built his own leg callipers to walk has detailed his interesting life before joining a Hatfield care home.

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Friday, September 18, 2020

The universities minister hopes to reassure the people of Hatfield as the University of Hertfordshire restarts its academic term.

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Thursday, September 17, 2020

A 16-year-old boy from St Albans has been left “scared” to leave the house according to his mum after he was allegedly attacked by a man with a baseball bat.

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Thursday, September 17, 2020

After years of campaigning and numerous cancelled meetings by Hertfordshire County Council, a decision is imminent on whether to build on the former Hatfield Aerodrome site.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020

After a North Mymms man was stabbed to death in Hatfield last year, a woman from London has been arrested.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Three males who were seen carrying knives in Hatfield then allegedly tried to break into a victim’s home yesterday, prompting armed police and a dog unit to search the area.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020

A new cheating map reveals 960 people in the Hatfield area looking to have an affair online – up from 821 last year despite the COVID-19 crisis.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020

After new COVID-19 laws were introduced by the government outlawing large gatherings, Royal Herts Statics has taken the decision to close meets at Hatfield Tesco.

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Tuesday, September 15, 2020

A new garden run by Potential Kids has been officially opened in Hatfield.

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Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Fashion retailer Peacocks will close its store in Hatfield town centre.

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Monday, September 14, 2020

After a Hatfield school instituted a policy where parents had to accompanying their children through the school gates post COVID-19, there was some outcry from pupils and their families.

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Monday, September 14, 2020

Since the new electric charging points were installed at Hatfield Railway Station last week, a train users’ group has taken it as a sign more projects are on the way.

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Friday, September 11, 2020

Hatfield has had an outpouring of grief as a mum died at the age of just 32, with many leaving tokens of memorial at the Pearl statue in White Lion Square.

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Thursday, September 10, 2020

The Hatfield town centre regeneration project has promised to fix the gap in the cycle way, which runs from the station to the business park.

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Wednesday, September 9, 2020

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

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Wednesday, September 9, 2020

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

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Wednesday, September 9, 2020

Open rail’s largest dedicated electrical vehicle charging hub has been installed at Hatfield station today – with 27 charging points.

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Wednesday, September 9, 2020

A trip to find a new school uniform ahead of the return to the classroom resulted in surgery for a five-year-old girl, after her throat was “slit” in an accident at Hatfield Asda.

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Tuesday, September 8, 2020

A new exhibition of four online galleries celebrating 20 years of graduates from the University of Hertfordshire’s School of Creative Arts has been launched.

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Monday, September 7, 2020

A new train-themed playground has been opened at Ellenbrook Play Area in Hatfield along the Alban Way.

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Monday, September 7, 2020

Viewers worldwide will be able to watch this year’s Hatfield House Chamber Music Festival online.

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Sunday, September 6, 2020

Cycle paths in Hatfield are more prevalent than in Welwyn Garden City but key routes either do not join up or do not have proper paths in place, Welhat Cycling has said.

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Saturday, September 5, 2020

A Hatfield café where customers are encouraged to pay-what-they-can has confirmed it will be reopening in September.

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Friday, September 4, 2020

Due to trespassers on the track in the Hatfield area, all rail lines were blocked earlier today.

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Wednesday, September 2, 2020

After exceeding his fundraising target for the NHS, a 12-year-old boy will continue sleeping outside into October.

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Tuesday, September 1, 2020

After the Cameron Hill murder trial was delayed, due to the coronavirus pandemic, a new date has been confirmed.

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Tuesday, September 1, 2020

A man from North Mymms has been charged with ABH and a possession of a firearms after a “serious assault” in Hatfield yesterday.

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Sunday, August 30, 2020

Three men have been arrested after a serious assault in Hatfield according to police.

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Sunday, August 30, 2020

Part of a Grade II listed Art Deco Hatfield hotel which has been used for students will be set aside for professionals.

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Friday, August 28, 2020

After the Grenfell disaster caused 72 deaths in 2017, Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council communicated to residents at a Hatfield tower block that there was no risk that anything similar could happen.

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Thursday, August 27, 2020

A Hatfield music festival’s virtual offering has raised more than £21,000 – with half going to a WGC-based charity currently celebrating its 21st birthday.

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Thursday, August 27, 2020

After a mum was warned by a housing officer that she was to be given a void property in Hatfield that may need a lot of repairs, she felt there was no choice but to take it.

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Wednesday, August 26, 2020

A Hatfield care home resident has joined HC-One St Christopher’s wellbeing team after brightening their day.

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Monday, August 24, 2020

Slam Dunk organisers have revealed more of the artists set to return for the music festival’s 15th anniversary in 2021.

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Monday, August 24, 2020

Live music in socially safe surroundings returned to the borough on Sunday with an outdoor concert in the grounds of Hatfield House.

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Monday, August 24, 2020

Police are concerned for the safety of teenager Vincent Kelsey, who is missing from Henfield, Sussex.

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Sunday, August 23, 2020

Slam Dunk organisers are set to announce the full list of returning bands for next year’s festival in Hatfield after confirming three from the 2020 line-up.

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Saturday, August 22, 2020

A free law clinic at the University of Hertfordshire recently organised a seminar on housing and employment law.

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Friday, August 21, 2020

Building work is set to begin in Hatfield to deliver nearly 100 sheltered housing apartments.

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Thursday, August 20, 2020

An encampment of travellers have pitched-up at the back of Hatfield Town Council, it has been reported today.

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