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More temporary cycle lanes are slated for Hertfordshire after the county council recieved a further £6.4m by the Department for Transport.


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Firefighters and healthcare workers in Herts have reacted badly to the chancellor’s spending review.


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The number of calls to Stevenage Borough Council about emergency or temporary housing need has increased, according to the council’s leader.


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A woman from Stevenage is set to face court today, after bottles of alcohol were smashed in Aldi in the town earlier this week.


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A JustGiving page has been set up to help replace an elderly woman’s pension money, after her purse was swiped while shopping in Stevenage.


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It’s been a busy year for the teams at Norwich Research Park, as they continue to help tackle Covid-19 alongside many other world-leading projects.

Here are just a few of the latest exciting developments.


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Home-Start Herts is launching its Christmas fundraising challenge to help support vulnerable families during a difficult time.


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The leaders of both county and district councils in Hertfordshire have commented on the news that we will be under Tier Two COVID restrictions from next week.


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What can open in the new tier system when lockdown restrictions are lifted? From Wednesday, December 2, the country will revert to a strengthened three-tiered local COVID alert level system. Here’s a guide to the new medium, high and very high tiers.


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Father Christmas will still be making the rounds in Baldock this year, even if it is at a distance.


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An application to demolish Letchworth’s historic Town Lodge to make way for flats and an office building has been approved for North Herts District Council’s planning committee.


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The Little Deli in Hitchin explains how you can put together the perfect hamper as a gift for a loved one this Christmas


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The coronavirus tier Stevenage, Hitchin, Letchworth and Baldock will be placed in once lockdown ends has been announced this morning.


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Planning permission has been granted for £12 million plans that will see a new sports facility and 116 new homes built in a residential part of Hitchin.


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A woman has been arrested after a large quantity of bottles of alcohol were smashed on to the floor of an Aldi supermarket.


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Tributes have been pouring in after a stalwart of the Hitchin community sadly passed away, following a short illness.


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A Herts Domestic Abuse Helpline service user has explained the importance of support in the workplace, raising awareness of the 16 Days of Action campaign.


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A four-year-old girl from Hitchin is set to enjoy her first Chemotherapy-free Christmas this year.


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Retired police officer Mike Woods, who works to rehabilitate young offenders, says rising gang activity in Herts is a consequence of austerity.


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A family have spoken out about the importance of sharing a last Christmas together, as end of life care providers Garden House Hospice Care launch an urgent appeal for donations.


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