Heritage

Sunday, January 12, 2020

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.

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

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.

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

Welwyn Garden City will be a 100 years old and 2020 will be our year to mark this special occasion.

Welwyn Garden City will be illuminated next month by a festival of lights to kick-start the town's 2020 centenary celebrations.

A towering statue by celebrated sculptor Henry Moore has been positioned in Welwyn Garden City as a curtain-raiser to the centenary celebrations of the town.

A Hatfield primary school celebrated its 60th anniversary in a joyful atmosphere with people "reminiscing and catching up with old friends".

Attractive new Welwyn Garden City road signs are being installed this week at the nine road entrances to the town as a way of welcoming residents and visitors.

The world's sole surviving de Havilland Comet 1A with its original 'square' windows is being moved into its new hangar in Hertfordshire.

A Lower Stondon lifelong rail enthusiast, who began trainspotting when he was 11, has been honoured for his service to Welwyn Garden City station.

Care home residents were honoured at a Remembrance Day event at Hatfield's de Havilland Aircraft Museum.

A World War II bomb raid survivor celebrated her 100th birthday in Hatfield on Thursday.

There will be an information event with Network Rail on Tuesday where people can find out about the footbridge refurbishment plans at Welwyn Garden City station.

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