Letchworth’s Brotherhood Hall resembled a packed-to-the-rafters train carriage yesterday evening as around 200 people attended the joint Royston, Ashwell and Letchworth rail user groups’ public meeting.
The daughter of a former Addenbrooke’s and Lister Hospital nurse who “always put others before herself” is to throw a fundraiser in aid of the hospice who cared for her before she died of cancer aged 58.
The life of one of the women at the forefront of the Suffragette movement in the early 20th century, who came to settle in Letchworth, has been put in focus for a talk by author and biographer Diane Atkinson.
The new waste and recycling contractor has had “issues with the reliability of data” of those who signed up to the garden waste collection service, North Herts District Council has said this afternoon.
An elderly lady living with Parkinson’s disease and other illnesses has said it’s “absolutely disgusting” that her garden and food waste bins have not been collected from her North Herts home for more than a month.