The brother of an aid worker shot dead by Taliban while in Afghanistan has finally completed the Three Peaks Challenge in her memory, having been forced to abandon last year’s attempt after climbing two of the mountains.
Plans to build a multi-million pound cancer centre at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital, to prevent patients from having to make a 70-mile round trip for routine radiotherapy, have taken a major step forward.
A patient was given the wrong blood type during a transfusion - one of six serious incidents which highlight potential weaknesses in how the East and North Herts NHS Trust manages fundamental safety processes.
The MP for Stevenage is pushing for a change to the law afer an appeal made against the “short sentence” handed to a paedophile headteacher failed because the Attorney General is powerless to intervene.
An NHS trust which provides health and social care for people with mental ill health and learning disabilities has been rated as good by health watchdog the Care Quality Commission, but concerns surrounding patient safety have been raised.
A man who describes himself as “overweight, unfit and with Type 2 diabetes” is taking part in a military-style fitness boot camp and preparing for a night hike up Ben Nevis to raise money for Help for Heroes.