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.
Former Hitchin town centre manager Keith Hoskins has been announced as a Liberal Democrat candidate for the upcoming district council elections.
Rail operator Govia Thameslink is “80 per cent” sure a revised timetable set to come in on July 15 will work.
The Liberal Democrats have doubled the size of their group on North Herts District Council, with Labour also making gains on a difficult election day for the controlling Conservatives.
The Labour Party have remained dominant following the Stevenage Borough Council local elections – winning eight of the 13 seats contested yesterday.
A Conservative association has been criticised for falsely claiming it is possible to pay North Herts’ new brown bin charge by instalments.