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The summer holidays are looking brighter for disadvantaged children and young people in Welwyn Hatfield and right across Hertfordshire, thanks to an exciting partnership which launched at Easter.
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This Girl Can, the successful campaign to get women and girls active, returns to Welwyn Hatfield in June and the council is calling on local sports clubs and organisations to get involved by planning activity sessions - either in-person or virtually.
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Specialist treatment work will start soon to remove Oak Processionary Moth (OPM) caterpillars from a small number of trees on the north side of Stanborough Park.
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A taxi driver has been found guilty of a number of driving offences, following a court case brought by Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council.
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Join the HERTS Reusable Nappies scheme for 15% off nappies and accessories.
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Local shops and businesses welcomed customers back on Monday (12 April) as both Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield town centres reopened for non-essential retail, outdoor hospitality, leisure, and personal care.
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Tuesday 20 April, 5pm is the deadline for the council to receive a postal application for next month's local and Police & Crime Commissioner elections.
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A Hatfield landlord and his management company have been ordered to pay over £90k in fines and legal costs following a successful council prosecution.
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Top tips on how you can support your neighbours, which we hope you'll find helpful.
An image relating to Polling station greeters wanted for May 2021 elections
Work at this year's local elections and be part of democracy in action. We're employing polling station greeters for the May 6 elections to help ensure residents can cast their vote in a Covid-secure environment.