People gathered at Hitchin’s war memorial on Sunday to remember the town’s only Victoria Cross winner – as a commemorative paving stone honouring him was unveiled.
Members of the public have gone along to the first rural drop-in session in Ashwell to discuss issues affecting the North Herts villages.
A plan to turn a controversial annexe into a separate home, just off the A602 in Hitchin, was last night rejected amid claims the developer had dishonestly tried to game the planning system.
North Herts council could try to acquire the entrance to the new district museum in Hitchin by compulsory purchase order if no deal is made by the end of July.
Developers set to build 78 homes in a village near Hitchin have again been frustrated as another plan to get construction traffic to the site was refused tonight.