Monday, November 2, 2020

We want to hear your thoughts on the proposed lockdown measures that are due to take effect later this week.

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Thursday, October 15, 2020

Hertfordshire-based singers Kim Wilde and Paul Young will star in a new online music series featuring live studio performances and exclusive interviews.

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Friday, October 9, 2020

If buying your first property on the open market seems unattainable, shared ownership could be the solution to you purchasing your first home.

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Tuesday, September 22, 2020

A charity photo exhibition of Hertfordshire’s stunning wildlife has gone live online.

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Saturday, September 12, 2020

Hertfordshire’s public health chief has had to wade into the COVID–19 testing conundrum, personally intervening to ensure a 90-year-old could get a test closer to home.

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Friday, August 28, 2020

There’s another bank holiday weekend approaching. Looking for something to do? Here are nine suggestions for this August Bank Holiday weekend.

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Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Officials from bus operator Arriva have released more details on how they intend to keep schoolchildren who use the bus safe, as preparations for the return to school ramp up.

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Monday, August 24, 2020

Hertfordshire’s schools and colleges are looking forward to welcoming back all children and young people as they return this September, according to the county council.

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Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Budding nature photographers are being encouraged to enter a new Hertfordshire wildlife photography competition with £300 worth of prizes to be won.

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Thursday, July 23, 2020

Hertfordshire has today launched its publicity campaign to prevent COVID-19 outbreaks in the county – and residents will have a major role to play in keeping communities safe.

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Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Do you know someone who has contributed to the community year after year for as long as you can remember?

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Wednesday, June 24, 2020

The Met Office has issued a yellow warning after the weather service forecast thunderstorms for Hertfordshire later this week.

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Saturday, June 13, 2020

Almost £2 million worth of vital personal protective equipment was paid for by Hertfordshire County Council in April – as the price of face masks and disposable gloves soared during the peak of the pandemic.

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Wednesday, June 10, 2020

The public are being warned of scammers posing as NHS test and tracers, as coronavirus contact tracing operations begin across the country.

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Calls have been made for an independent inquiry into the management of COVID–19 in the care sector in Hertfordshire, after data showed more than 500 have died from coronavirus in care settings across the county.

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

A Hertfordshire–based trade union has denounced the government’s plan to reopen some schools from June 1, saying it is both “too soon” and “not safe” for teachers, support staff and pupils.

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Care homes across Hertfordshire are set to receive £13 million in government funding to control the spread of coronavirus infections.

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Dividing up playgrounds and restricting class sizes are among the measures schools will be expected to consider before opening up to more pupils, a leading Hertfordshire county councillor has suggested.

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Parents and carers are being asked by the county council to support the potential phased re–opening of schools in June, despite some residents and councillors raising concerns about children and teachers’ safety.

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More than 10,000 food parcels have been delivered to vulnerable residents in Hertfordshire since the outbreak of COVID–19, it has been revealed.

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An extra £390,000 is being made available to community groups across Hertfordshire this year, amid the county’s ongoing response to the COVID–19 outbreak.

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Friday, May 8, 2020

“Celebrate VE Day at home.” That’s the message being shared today from a partnership of more than 60 organisations across Hertfordshire.

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Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Official figures show the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Hertfordshire has almost reached 2,500.

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Bereaving families of frontline health and care workers who have sadly died from coronavirus are set to receive a £60,000 payment as part of a new life assurance programme announced yesterday.

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Friday, April 24, 2020

Rock Choir is keeping Britain singing during the coronavirus lockdown.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2020

One concerned councillor has described the situation as “very worrying”, as statistics prove more than half of Hertfordshire’s recorded COVID-19 hospital deaths have been care home residents.

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

Firefighters from Hertfordshire could soon be drafted in to drive and crew ambulances as part of plans to cope with the coronavirus outbreak.

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Monday, April 6, 2020

Online library services across Hertfordshire are recording a huge surge in popularity as we enter the third week of lockdown.

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Monday, March 30, 2020

We’re sharing your stories during the coronavirus lockdown as part of our #ThereWithYou campaign.

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

Parents and carers are being warned of the potential consequences of letting their children roam free during lockdown, after Herts police patrols encountered groups of young people who appear to be disobeying social distancing measures.

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Saturday, March 21, 2020

Top Hertfordshire tourist attraction Paradise Wildlife Park has now closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Friday, March 20, 2020

Hertfordshire farm attraction Willows has closed to customers due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Friday, March 20, 2020

Award-winning Hertfordshire businesswoman and entrepreneur Helen Froggett-Thomson offers 10 top tips to boss homeworking as more and more people stay at home in self-isolation due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Thursday, March 19, 2020

Tenants who are unable to pay their rent due to coronavirus will be protected against eviction, the Prime Minister has confirmed.

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Friday, February 14, 2020

Concerns have been raised by county councillors about how effectively Hertfordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner is being held to account.

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Friday, February 14, 2020

Adults experiencing mental health crises will have better access to emergency health assessments and treatment closer to home, thanks to a £3 million funding boost from NHS England.

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Following the devastation brought by Storm Ciara over the weekend, a countywide consumer watchdog has issued a warning over a spate of cold callers offering “expensive” and “unnecessary” roof repairs.

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

The average council tax bill in Hertfordshire will rise £10 this year, in order to pay for Herts police force numbers reaching their highest level since 2010.

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Hertfordshire’s director of public health has stepped-in to allay public fears about the potential spread of the coronavirus, insisting ‘there is no great cause for alarm’.

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Thursday, February 6, 2020

A leading general practitioner has called for a new approach to be taken over the support for children and young people’s mental health across the county.

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Friday, January 31, 2020

With the UK preparing to leave the European Union this evening, we’ve made a poll to see what readers think of our departure.

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Saturday, January 18, 2020

Parents and carers of young people with special educational needs and disabilities are invited to learn more about Hertfordshire-wide SEND resources at an event next week.

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

A scam that targets Amazon Prime customers has been affecting Hertfordshire residents – with the police now issuing a warning to consumers.

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

More than 31,000 people in Hertfordshire are calling the non-emergency NHS helpline each month, according to figures presented to the county council this week.

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Friday, January 10, 2020

New plans which could put an extra £12 million into the pockets of Hertfordshire’s carers have been unveiled by the county council.

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

Today is the last day to have your say on proposed increases council tax in Hertfordshire, which would go towards funding new police officers on our streets.

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

The Essex and Herts Air Ambulance Trust have hit a special landmark following 21 years of service, after it was revealed that 2019 was their busiest year yet.

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Thursday, January 2, 2020

After statistics show the number of people on the dementia register increasing since 2014, a senior figure from a specialist charity has strongly criticised the current care situation.

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Saturday, December 28, 2019

A volunteer who provided “outstanding support” to services in Hertfordshire for 20 years has been named on The Queen’s New Year Honours list.

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Sunday, December 1, 2019

A loud bang heard across Hertfordshire early this morning caused homes to shake, set car alarms off and led to many thinking a bomb had gone off in the county.

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