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A Hertfordshire–based trade union has denounced the government’s plan to reopen some schools from June 1, saying it is both “too soon” and “not safe” for teachers, support staff and pupils.

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Care homes across Hertfordshire are set to receive £13 million in government funding to control the spread of coronavirus infections.

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Dividing up playgrounds and restricting class sizes are among the measures schools will be expected to consider before opening up to more pupils, a leading Hertfordshire county councillor has suggested.

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Hertfordshire
Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Parents and carers are being asked by the county council to support the potential phased re–opening of schools in June, despite some residents and councillors raising concerns about children and teachers’ safety.

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More than 10,000 food parcels have been delivered to vulnerable residents in Hertfordshire since the outbreak of COVID–19, it has been revealed.

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An extra £390,000 is being made available to community groups across Hertfordshire this year, amid the county’s ongoing response to the COVID–19 outbreak.

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Friday, May 8, 2020

“Celebrate VE Day at home.” That’s the message being shared today from a partnership of more than 60 organisations across Hertfordshire.

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Hertfordshire
Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Official figures show the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Hertfordshire has almost reached 2,500.

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Bereaving families of frontline health and care workers who have sadly died from coronavirus are set to receive a £60,000 payment as part of a new life assurance programme announced yesterday.

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Friday, April 24, 2020

Rock Choir is keeping Britain singing during the coronavirus lockdown.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2020

One concerned councillor has described the situation as “very worrying”, as statistics prove more than half of Hertfordshire’s recorded COVID-19 hospital deaths have been care home residents.

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

Firefighters from Hertfordshire could soon be drafted in to drive and crew ambulances as part of plans to cope with the coronavirus outbreak.

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Sunday, April 12, 2020

A national charity that provides care and support for those living with terminal illnesses and neurological conditions is appealing for your help to keep its end of life service going during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Hertfordshire
Monday, April 6, 2020

Online library services across Hertfordshire are recording a huge surge in popularity as we enter the third week of lockdown.

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Monday, March 30, 2020

We’re sharing your stories during the coronavirus lockdown as part of our #ThereWithYou campaign.

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Hertfordshire
Thursday, March 26, 2020

Parents and carers are being warned of the potential consequences of letting their children roam free during lockdown, after Herts police patrols encountered groups of young people who appear to be disobeying social distancing measures.

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Friday, March 20, 2020

Award-winning Hertfordshire businesswoman and entrepreneur Helen Froggett-Thomson offers 10 top tips to boss homeworking as more and more people stay at home in self-isolation due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Thursday, March 19, 2020

Tenants who are unable to pay their rent due to coronavirus will be protected against eviction, the Prime Minister has confirmed.

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Hertfordshire
Friday, February 14, 2020

Concerns have been raised by county councillors about how effectively Hertfordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner is being held to account.

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Hertfordshire
Friday, February 14, 2020

Adults experiencing mental health crises will have better access to emergency health assessments and treatment closer to home, thanks to a £3 million funding boost from NHS England.

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Hertfordshire
Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Following the devastation brought by Storm Ciara over the weekend, a countywide consumer watchdog has issued a warning over a spate of cold callers offering “expensive” and “unnecessary” roof repairs.

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Hertfordshire
Tuesday, February 11, 2020

The average council tax bill in Hertfordshire will rise £10 this year, in order to pay for Herts police force numbers reaching their highest level since 2010.

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Hertfordshire’s director of public health has stepped-in to allay public fears about the potential spread of the coronavirus, insisting ‘there is no great cause for alarm’.

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Hertfordshire
Thursday, February 6, 2020

A leading general practitioner has called for a new approach to be taken over the support for children and young people’s mental health across the county.

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Hertfordshire
Friday, January 31, 2020

With the UK preparing to leave the European Union this evening, we’ve made a poll to see what readers think of our departure.

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Hertfordshire
Saturday, January 18, 2020

Parents and carers of young people with special educational needs and disabilities are invited to learn more about Hertfordshire-wide SEND resources at an event next week.

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Hertfordshire
Thursday, January 16, 2020

A scam that targets Amazon Prime customers has been affecting Hertfordshire residents – with the police now issuing a warning to consumers.

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Hertfordshire
Wednesday, January 15, 2020

More than 31,000 people in Hertfordshire are calling the non-emergency NHS helpline each month, according to figures presented to the county council this week.

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Hertfordshire
Monday, January 13, 2020

The Samaritans of North Herts and Stevenage is encouraging Herts residents to beat any winter blues by getting together for a warming cup of tea on Mondays.

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Friday, January 10, 2020

New plans which could put an extra £12 million into the pockets of Hertfordshire’s carers have been unveiled by the county council.

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Hertfordshire
Thursday, January 9, 2020

Today is the last day to have your say on proposed increases council tax in Hertfordshire, which would go towards funding new police officers on our streets.

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Hertfordshire
Thursday, January 9, 2020

Stevenage has been named as one of the best London commuter areas in a new countdown.

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

The Essex and Herts Air Ambulance Trust have hit a special landmark following 21 years of service, after it was revealed that 2019 was their busiest year yet.

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Hertfordshire
Thursday, January 2, 2020

After statistics show the number of people on the dementia register increasing since 2014, a senior figure from a specialist charity has strongly criticised the current care situation.

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Hertfordshire
Saturday, December 28, 2019

A volunteer who provided “outstanding support” to services in Hertfordshire for 20 years has been named on The Queen’s New Year Honours list.

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Hertfordshire
Sunday, December 1, 2019

A loud bang heard across Hertfordshire early this morning caused homes to shake, set car alarms off and led to many thinking a bomb had gone off in the county.

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Hertfordshire
Sunday, November 17, 2019

Fourteen new names have been added to our Herts Most Wanted list. Do you recognise any of the faces pictured in the Hertfordshire Most Wanted gallery?

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Sunday, October 27, 2019

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Bonfire Night 2019 is fast approaching and here are some of the fireworks displays taking place across Hertfordshire this year to mark the occasion.

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Hertfordshire
Saturday, October 19, 2019

The number of casualties caused by collisions on Hertfordshire’s roads has hit its lowest level in a decade, according to figures released by the government.

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Hertfordshire
Monday, October 7, 2019

Hertfordshire residents will be able to access a new all-hours service from an air ambulance charity serving the county, starting this week.

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Hertfordshire
Thursday, October 3, 2019

Twenty-four new names have been added to our Herts Most Wanted list. Do you recognise any of the faces pictured in the Hertfordshire Most Wanted gallery?

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Tuesday, September 3, 2019

New names have been added to our Herts Most Wanted list. Do you recognise any of the faces pictured in the Hertfordshire Most Wanted gallery?

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Sunday, September 1, 2019

New figures show that over a 12-month period (2018/19) about £500,000 has been saved by people in Hertfordshire who have bought medicines from a pharmacy or supermarket instead of getting a prescription from their GP.

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Stevenage Hertfordshire
Wednesday, July 10, 2019

We all know the long-running speculation over the anonymous street artist, but it turns out that a Banksy has been living in Stevenage for a while.

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Stevenage Hertfordshire
Monday, June 10, 2019

The Met Office has issued an amber weather warning for heavy rain in Hertfordshire, with flooding and traffic disruption expected.

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Hertfordshire
Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Funding has been secured for a new careers hub which will serve schools and colleges in North Herts, Stevenage and Welwyn Hatfield.

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Hertfordshire
Monday, June 3, 2019

Herts Police and Crime Commissioner David Lloyd has pledged £260,000 to support residents targeted by scammers.

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Hertfordshire
Sunday, June 2, 2019

To mark the 50th anniversary of people with disabilities being given the chance to horse ride, Herts residents are being encouraged to join an 80-mile horseshoe route.

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