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Hertfordshire County Council has declared a climate emergency - committing itself to developing an ambitious programme on sustainability in the county.

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Wednesday, July 3, 2019

School dinners, fewer PE lessons, cuts to youth services and a reduction in outside play were some of the factors in the spotlight during a discussion about childhood obesity in Herts.

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Thursday, June 27, 2019

Hertfordshire will need a number of waste and recycling 'super sites' to keep up with demand by 2031, it has been reported.

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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Police officers have been trialling the use of body armour for dogs, following the near-fatal stabbing of police dog Finn.

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Leading members of Herts County Council are seeking new powers to increase council tax in a bid to bridge an anticipated £90 million funding gap.

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A crackdown on the misuse of blue badges and concessionary travel passes in Hertfordshire has saved the county council £1.8 million.

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More than 450 artworks from Hertfordshire County Council's art collection have been snapped up in a series of three public auctions - for a total of £469,282.

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Almost a quarter of people who took their own life in Hertfordshire talked about their mental health at their doctor's surgery in the four weeks before their death, new figures suggest.

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

Incidents of shoplifting reported to the police have increased 8.4 per cent in Hertfordshire over the past 12 months - with 676 more offences recorded than the previous year.

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Thousands of renters in North Hertfordshire could benefit from new government plans to ban landlords from evicting tenants at short notice and without good reason.

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Hertfordshire commuter Hope Brotherton has been reflecting how delays, cancellations and lengthier journey times on Great Northern rail services have increased levels of stress and anxiety for herself and others - to mark Stress Awareness Month.

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Saturday, April 13, 2019

A charity could close within weeks after its funding was slashed by £100,000.

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More than 9,000 safeguarding concerns are believed to have been raised about the care of elderly or vulnerable adults in Hertfordshire during the past 12 months - the highest number on record.

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Thursday, April 4, 2019

Headteachers are asking parents to help buy classroom essentials as they struggle to balance their budgets, councillors have heard.

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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Pieces from Hertfordshire County Council's art collection have raised more than £444,000 at auction.

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

More than 100 children in care in Hertfordshire have had three or more placements in the past year, according to the latest data from the county council.

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