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Statement re Gosling sports hall announcement
Statement from Council Leader, Cllr Tony Kingsbury, on the latest announcement from GLL and Gosling Sports Social Enterprise which confirmed that, following successful discussions, they have reached an agreement guaranteeing the operation of Gosling's Sports Hall and squash courts for up to five years.
Annual Council 2019
The inspirational achievements of local people were celebrated at the Annual Council meeting last night (Monday 20 May).
Leader of the Council confirmed
Councillor Tony Kingsbury was confirmed as Leader of Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council at the Annual Council meeting last night (Monday 20 May).
Council crackdown on unlicensed HMOs
The council is stepping up its action to crackdown on unscrupulous landlords who operate Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) without a licence.
Sunflower weekly drop-in sessions
Residents affected by domestic abuse can now access a greater range of advice, information and support at weekly Sunflower drop-in sessions.
Conservatives prepare for minority administration
Conservative group leader, Cllr Tony Kingsbury, is preparing to lead a minority administration in Welwyn Hatfield for the next municipal year (2019/20).
New waste and grounds contracts awarded
Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council has awarded its new waste collection and grounds maintenance contracts to Urbaser Limited and Continental Landscapes Ltd (CLL) respectively.