Police officers have asked pupils at a Stevenage secondary school to walk through a knife arch, designed to detect concealed metal objects, in a bid to tackle a rise in crimes involving knives.
An elderly man who was involved in a collision with a car in Hitchin last week has died.
The headteacher of a school hit with a raft of parent complaints regarding special educational needs provision says steps to improve include employing a dog to help pupils with reading.
Parents have renewed calls for a crossing patrol outside an infant school in Stevenage after a car accident last Wednesday left a girl needing hospital treatment.
The dad of a boy who had his drink spiked while on a school trip last week is angry the school has only suspended the pupil responsible for two days for what is ultimately a criminal offence that put his son's life at risk.
Hitchin's Yoga Shed is to hold its annual 108 Sun Salutations this weekend to mark International Yoga Day and the summer solstice.