Theresa May's Brexit strategy has been dealt a devastating blow after the House of Commons rejected her EU Withdrawal Agreement by an overwhelming majority for the second time.
A Hitchin councillor has provided an update on Bancroft Splash Park after it was dogged with operational issues last year.
The future of Hitchin's Churchgate regeneration will be decided at a North Herts District Council meeting next month - but a bid for the government's Future High Streets Fund faces competition.
A package of Hertfordshire County Council budget measures have been voted through - with the county element of council tax to increase by 2.99 per cent from April.
A pledge by a Conservative party candidate for Hitchin to donate his councillor's allowance to local schemes has caused outrage among rival party candidates.
MPs have rejected Theresa May's Brexit plans by an emphatic 432 votes to 202 in a historic vote which has thrown the future of her administration and the nature of the UK's EU withdrawal into doubt.