June 2020

News from around Welwyn Hatfield in June

An image relating to This Girl Can returns with virtual campaign
This Girl Can - the popular campaign to encourage women and girls to get active - returns to Welwyn Hatfield for a fifth year from 15 to 21 June.
An image relating to Work set to start on High View regeneration
Preparation works are set to begin next week for the £45m regeneration of High View neighbourhood centre in Hatfield.
An image relating to Car park and town centre enforcement to restart as lockdown eases
Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council will begin charging in car parks and enforcing town centre restrictions again from Monday, 15 June.
An image relating to Youth Council competition gives youngsters chance to show creative side
Welwyn Hatfield Youth Council is encouraging local young people to show their creative side for the chance to win a £50 Love2Shop voucher.
An image relating to Raising the flag for Armed Forces Day
The Armed Forces Day flag was raised outside of the Welwyn Hatfield council offices on Monday 22 June to show support and gratitude to members of the armed forces community.
An image relating to Community grants extended to Covid-19 impacted projects
Community and voluntary organisations that have been financially impacted by COVID-19 can now apply for a Welwyn Hatfield community grant of up to £2,000.
An image relating to Campus West cancels 2020 pantomime and moves production to 2021
Due to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council has taken the unprecedented decision to cancel and reschedule this year's pantomime Jack & the Beanstalk and its adults-only version, JACK! Stalk Dirty to Me.
An image relating to Wreath laying to commemorate D-Day
Mayor of Welwyn Hatfield, Roger Trigg, laid a wreath in WGC to commemorate the 76th anniversary of D-Day.
An image relating to More small businesses set to benefit from business grant
More small businesses in Welwyn Hatfield impacted by COVID-19, will now be eligible to receive financial support, as funding remains available under the discretionary grant scheme.
An image relating to Welwyn Hatfield Civic Awards 2020
This is the fourteenth year that Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council, this year in partnership with the Mears Group, has hosted its Civic Awards. We are also very pleased to have a Young Person Award sponsored by the University of Hertfordshire for anyone under the age of 21.