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After a lengthy exercise in democracy, Welwyn Garden City’s ‘cubegate’ saga has wound its way to a close.

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Quarrying at a site in Hatfield – earmarked for mineral extraction by the county council – could pollute the water supply, it has been claimed.

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Friday, November 9, 2018

Hatfield residents have vented their frustrations after the borough council decorated the Welwyn Garden City fountain with poppies to mark the centenary of the end of World War One.

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Friday, November 9, 2018

A Liberal Democrat election campaign letter has been sent to the late Mandy Perkins - the councillor whose tragic death triggered the by-election.

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Thursday, October 25, 2018

The next chief executive of Hertfordshire County Council has been appointed – earning him more than the Prime Minster as he rakes in £180,000 a year.

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Monday, October 1, 2018

Tributes have been paid to Welwyn Hatfield Council leader Mandy Perkins, who has died at the age of 62.

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Thursday, September 27, 2018

Hatfield residents had their say in a tense meeting with council officers to discuss the ongoing works in Queensway House.

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Monday, August 20, 2018

After an outcry in response to wooden cube seats, Welwyn Hatfield Council will be asking for your views on public seating.

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Saturday, August 11, 2018

Hertfordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner has spoken out about his controversial proposals for the future of the fire service and why he didn’t attend the public meeting.

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Friday, August 3, 2018

Over 150 people turned up to a meeting in Hatfield amid concerns that the Herts Police and Crime Commissioner’s fire service proposal would “put lives at risk”.

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Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Local health chiefs have come under fire after Welwyn Garden City’s New QEII Hospital was graded inadequate.

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

A Welwyn Garden City football club has blamed its folding on the borough council’s botched 3G pitches scheme.

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Tuesday, July 10, 2018

A meeting has been called to discuss the Hertfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s plans to close fire stations in Hatfield and Welwyn Garden City.

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Thursday, June 7, 2018

Over 70 per cent of people in Welwyn Hatfield would vote to remain in the European Union if another referendum was called, according to a WHT poll.

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Sunday, May 20, 2018

A borough councillor who was left wheelchair-bound following a motorbike accident has said he is “overjoyed” to be able to get his teeth fully into council work again.

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

The borough councillor for Hatfield Villages, Tara-Mary Lyons, has come under scrutiny after business debts of nearly £1million have come to light.

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Friday, May 11, 2018

The annual Town Council meeting of Hatfield has elected two councillors to wear the chains of office.

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Monday, May 7, 2018

Environmental campaigners have reacted to Herts County Council’s announcement that it has stopped recycling rigid plastics.

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Friday, May 4, 2018

It has been a difficult 24 hours for Labour’s Tara-Mary Lyons, the borough councillor for Hatfield Villages.

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Friday, May 4, 2018

Welwyn Hatfield’s Conservatives have clung onto control of the borough council after a roller coaster election.

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Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Labour’s parliamentary candidate for Welwyn Hatfield, Tara-Mary Lyons, has apologised for statements tweeted to her 46.7K followers.

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Monday, April 16, 2018

Welwyn Hatfield’s MP said he “strongly supports” the UK’s involvement in air strikes against the Syrian government.

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Friday, March 16, 2018

Welwyn Hatfield MP Grant Shapps has come under fire for his vote on free school meals, which a Hertfordshire charity claims will leave families struggling to get by.

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Friday, February 16, 2018

None of the major parties plan to force a by-election to contest the late Lynne Sparks’ council seat, according to the group leaders for Labour and the Liberal Democrats.

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Monday, February 12, 2018

Tributes have been pouring in after the tragic death of much-loved mayor and councillor Lynne Sparks.

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Thursday, February 8, 2018

Opposition leaders have attacked Welwyn Hatfield Council’s budget, arguing that “people expect decent standards and they’re not getting them”.

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Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Welwyn Hatfield’s MP has officially launched a campaign to increase the healthcare services available in the borough.

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Thursday, February 1, 2018

A whistle-blower has claimed that there is a “culture” among Welwyn Hatfield councillors of parking for free while not on council business.

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Friday, January 26, 2018

Welwyn Hatfield Council’s leader has claimed that members correctly get free parking because current allowance levels would otherwise leave them out of pocket.

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Sunday, December 31, 2017

With the presents all opened, the helpings of turkey sinking in, and the holiday disappearing, you may need some inspiration to be able to face up to the prospect of 2018.

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