Friday, January 19, 2018

North Herts District Council’s members last night voted themselves a two-per-cent allowance rise.

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Sharon Taylor
Friday, January 19, 2018

Trees came down across North Herts and Stevenage as strong winds lashed the area on Wednesday night.

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North Herts District Council
Friday, January 19, 2018

Just when are we going to see the North Hertfordshire Museum in Hitchin fully open? That will be the topic of discussion at a public ‘crisis meeting’ next week.

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Labour
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

A Letchworth woman has been sentenced after admitting fraudulently claiming Housing Benefit and Council Tax Reductions totalling almost £17,000 between 2011 and 2015.

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Stevenage Magistrates' Court
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

The team at North Hertfordshire Museum are celebrating after they won £60,000 of grant funding that will ensure Roman treasures stay in the district.

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Tony Hunter
Saturday, January 13, 2018

North Herts District Council has moved to reassure wheelchair users that the new museum in Hitchin will be fully accessible.

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Tony Hunter
Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Planning permission for an assisted living retirement complex to be built in a village high street has been granted – despite concerns surrounding parking, increased traffic and poor use of the space.

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North Herts District Council
Monday, January 8, 2018

The leader of North Herts District Council has not ruled out using a compulsory purchase order to resolve the impasse over the authority’s museum in Hitchin.

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Lynda Needham
Sunday, January 7, 2018

Hertfordshire is getting active in 2018 with a new campaign.

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Jane Gray
Friday, January 5, 2018

North Herts District Council has been called upon to return to the negotiating table over the Hitchin Town Hall and North Hertfordshire Museum debacle.

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Lynda Needham
Thursday, January 4, 2018

A Hitchin care home that was earmarked for housing could be replaced by retirement flats.

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North Herts District Council
Tuesday, December 26, 2017

A 16-year-old boy who stabbed a police dog and assaulted an officer was sentenced in June to four months in a detention centre.

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Sharon Taylor
Sunday, December 24, 2017

A big talking point in April was North Herts District Council’s decision to ditch 180 of its 432 dog waste bins – with dog walkers in Hitchin and Letchworth hanging their pets’ poo in bags on the vacant posts in protest.

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Sharon Taylor
Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Innovative community group Hitchin Hackspace is set to start work on its new home next month after securing a £5,000 grant.

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Judi Billing
Thursday, December 14, 2017

Developers hoping to build 78 homes in a village near Hitchin remain without a route to get construction traffic to the site after yet another was rejected tonight.

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Herts County Council
Monday, December 11, 2017

These bowls may resemble the psychadelic designs of the 1960s – but they’re actually part of a Roman treasure trove.

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Tony Hunter
Monday, December 11, 2017

Off-road is the safest route – that’s the message from villagers as a developer continues to advocate a construction access route that has been repeatedly rejected on safety grounds.

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North Herts District Council
Thursday, November 30, 2017

A Labour Party motion to scrap the government’s current public sector pay cap has been moved by North Herts District Council, with support given across all parties.

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Frank Radcliffe
Monday, November 27, 2017

Volunteers are being asked to put their best foot forward and volunteer for a new weekly parkrun launching in Letchworth in the new year.

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Jane Gray
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Time is running out to nominate a North Herts hero in the annual Chairman’s Volunteer Achievement Awards.

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Alan Millard
Sunday, November 19, 2017

A new memorial park and crematorium near Hitchin has had its official opening this week.

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Alan Millard
Friday, November 17, 2017

Community groups have been called upon to take over play areas in North Hertfordshire that otherwise face the axe.

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Jane Gray
Friday, November 17, 2017

The new waste contractor for North and East Hertfordshire has today been announced as the two authorities enter a joint contract.

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North Herts District Council
Friday, November 17, 2017

Stevenage MP Stephen McPartland has ripped into North Hertfordshire’s draft Local Plan – in the same week the planning inspector has started their examination.

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Stephen McPartland
Thursday, November 16, 2017

A Freedom of Information request has revealed that North Herts District Council could make a profit from the £40 brown bin charge – should the number of residents using the service and the cost of collection stay the same.

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Judi Billing
Thursday, November 9, 2017

A brown bin collection charge is still set to be implemented in North Herts by May next year, despite a complete lack of support for it and the fact it hasn’t been considered by a full North Herts District Council meeting.

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Judi Billing
Thursday, November 9, 2017

A group of Hitchin community craftsmen are set to convert a disused public toilet block into their very own creative space – and they’ve called for the public’s backing.

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North Herts District Council
Tuesday, November 7, 2017

A life-saving device that prevents unattended cooking fires is receiving its first UK pilot in the kitchen of a couple from Ickleford.

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North Herts District Council
Tuesday, November 7, 2017

A national body of councils has warned leisure centres could be forced to close without urgent government investment – but North Hertfordshire’s authority doesn’t see any imminent threat.

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Jane Gray
Friday, November 3, 2017

North Herts District Council is calling on Tesco shoppers to vote for their scheme to help provide a new play area in Letchworth.

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Jane Gray

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