Wednesday, July 8, 2020

The Local Plan inspector has called on Welwyn Hatfield to speed up its already “lengthy” examination process.

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Friday, July 3, 2020

A total of 38 play areas will be reopened by Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council as lockdown continues to ease this weekend.

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Thursday, July 2, 2020

Scouts, a volunteer, litter pickers and students have been honoured by Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council at its Civic Awards.

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Thursday, July 2, 2020

A landfill enforcement notice has been withdrawn in Brookmans Park after the council said they lacked the “technical resources” to survey the site, as well as needing access to the land.

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Friday, June 26, 2020

A controversial concrete crushing plant, which is often described as a muncher, will be used at a new housing development in Hatfield.

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Tuesday, June 23, 2020

A flag was raised outside of Welwyn Hatfield and Hertsmere council offices yesterday – ahead of Armed Forces Day on Saturday.

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Tuesday, June 23, 2020

A residents association in Bell Bar is claiming that they are being used as “sacrificial lambs” so nearby village, Brookmans Park, has less development.

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Friday, June 19, 2020

A Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council commercial tenant does not have to pay back £22,000 in rent to the council.

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Friday, June 12, 2020

The leader of Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council has said it is time to listen to the BAME community.

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Friday, June 12, 2020

A Welwyn Garden City woman has been sleeping on a blow-up mattress so she can avoid the water damage in her bedroom, and is hoping the council will help.

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Tuesday, June 2, 2020

An art competition on the theme of ‘Welwyn Hatfield and the Environment’ has been launched by youth councillors.

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Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Charging in car parks and town centre parking restrictions will be back in force during the middle of this month.

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Sunday, April 26, 2020

There have several incidents of fly-tipping in Welwyn Hatfield and Potters Bar this as the lockdown continues.

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Friday, April 24, 2020

Welwyn Hatfield residents can look forward to garden and food waste collections returning next month.

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Wednesday, April 22, 2020

A former Welwyn Hatfield mayor who “had a zest for life” and taught his children and grandchildren to stand up for others has died.

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Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Residents who are vulnerable in Welwyn Hatfield and Potters Bar are being urged to get in contact with services that can help.

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Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Mayor and councillor Roger Trigg has a special message of thanks to the people of Welwyn Hatfield during the coronavirus outbreak.

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Saturday, April 11, 2020

Welwyn Hatfield residents are being urged by the borough council and the fire service to not light bonfires after the suspension of the collection of garden waste.

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Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Welwyn Hatfield and Hertsmere have both seen a rise in empty homes according to the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government.

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Friday, April 3, 2020

A Welwyn conservative borough councillor has claimed his account has been hacked after his twitter profile sent a tweet about a Labour MP, who is running for deputy leader of the party.

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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Parking enforcement officers working for Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council have been reportedly abused doing their job.

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Tuesday, March 31, 2020

After the Government said all rough sleepers must be in by the weekend, Welwyn Hatfield and Hertsmere Borough Councils brought everyone that they could identify as homeless inside.

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Monday, March 30, 2020

Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council has suspended its garden waste brown bin collection until further notice due to reduced numbers of staff.

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Parking charges and parking enforcement have been mostly suspended in Welwyn Hatfield and Hertsmere in response to the coronavirus outbreak.

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Tuesday, March 24, 2020

A 79-year-old woman from Hatfield has been living next door to a rat-infested house that has been abandoned for 17 years.

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Friday, March 20, 2020

Welwyn Roman Baths, Mill Green Mill and Museum and Cuffley Library have closed due to the coronavirus.

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Friday, March 20, 2020

Welwyn Hatfield and Hertsmere Borough Council said they will be focusing on key services during the outbreak.

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Friday, March 13, 2020

Welwyn Hatfield is one of six boroughs in the UK to be given ‘Tree City of the World’ status by the United Nations.

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Thursday, March 12, 2020

A new Welwyn Hatfield waste collector will take over from Serco at the end of the month.

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Sunday, March 1, 2020

Welwyn Hatfield residents will see a council tax increase by an average of 3.75 per cent – marking another year of increase.

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Saturday, February 8, 2020

After over 300 trees were cut down last year due to disease, Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council still needs to replant 40.

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Friday, January 24, 2020

Brookmans Park and Welwyn residents have reacted with frustration at the sites recommended for inclusion in the Local Plan by officers.

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Welwyn Hatfield residents will face ‘on the spot’ fines of up to £300, if they fail to make sure their rubbish is properly disposed of.

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A Liberal Democrat 2019 General Election candidate has questioned whether a hotel in Hatfield should be used as a polling station – because of links with incumbent Conservative MP Grant Shapps.

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Saturday, January 11, 2020

For some they can be the spectacular highlight of a celebration, but for others and their animals fireworks can cause anguish and distress.

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

A fraudulent claim for £10,000 of housing benefit has been written off by Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council.

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Sunday, January 5, 2020

The Peartree area in Welwyn Garden City could be designated a conservation area under new Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council plans.

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Welwyn Garden City’s proposed Birchall development – which could have an estimated 1,200 homes – is facing fresh questions during the Local Plan hearings.

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Monday, December 16, 2019

The Local Plan examination hearings start in Welwyn Hatfield today and will last until Wednesday.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

A woman from Welwyn Garden City has claimed that problems with mould in her home are affecting her children’s health.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Welwyn Garden City has new sessions for skateboarding in the new year – following the summer skate jam success.

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Friday, December 6, 2019

Police and Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council are urging residents to look out for cuckooing – when gangs establish a drugs base.

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Friday, November 29, 2019

Reported fly-tipping offences have gone down by 12.8 per cent in Welwyn Hatfield in 2018/19 compared to 2017/18 – mirroring a wider trend across Hertfordshire.

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Monday, November 25, 2019

Several council meetings will not go- head at Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council due to the General Election on December 12.

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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

A carcinogenic bromate plume should be investigated before Herts county council considers a quarry on the Hatfield Aerodrome site, the borough council urges.

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Monday, November 4, 2019

Plans have been submitted for more than 150 new homes in Hatfield – as part of the borough council’s regeneration plans.

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

The leader of Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council has paid tribute to a former councillor from Welwyn Garden City who died after suffering serious head injuries at the weekend.

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Today at midnight is the last day to submit evidence on the soundness of Welwyn Hatfield’s draft Local Plan.

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

The government’s planning inspector has criticised Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council over its delayed approval of the draft Local Plan.

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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Ahead of Thursday’s public meeting on the future of Welwyn Garden City’s urgent care centre, Conservatives say their motion to halt opening hours changing was “hijacked” by the Liberal Democrats last night.

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