February 2020

News stories from in and around Welwyn Hatfield in February 2020.

An image relating to Last chance to have your say on borough's Local Plan
The council has launched a consultation seeking views on sites for around 2,000 homes to be added to the 12,000 in the submitted Local Plan.
An image relating to Budget approved at Full Council
The council's budget for the financial year ahead was approved at Full Council on Monday (3 February).
An image relating to Welwyn Garden's Christmas Panto Nominated for National Award
Move over the BAFTAs, the Golden Globes and the Oscars, it's time to roll out the red carpet for last year's Campus West production of Snow White.
An image relating to Council secures £128,000 funding to help the homeless
More rough sleepers in Welwyn Hatfield will be helped off the streets and into safe accommodation thanks to funding secured by the council.
An image relating to A Nappy Ending That Doesn't Cost the Earth
A local mums' group is encouraging Welwyn and Hatfield parents to give reusable nappies a go to help reduce waste and save money. 1
An image relating to Protecting children from youth violence, gangs and knife crime
Two awareness evenings providing advice and support for parents and guardians on protecting children from youth violence, gangs and knife crime, are being held in Hatfield on February 25th.
An image relating to FEE-FI-FO-FUN Campus West panto tickets now on sale!
Tickets are now on sale for this year's Campus West pantomime, Jack & the Beanstalk, and its adult-only spin-off, Jack - Stalk Dirty to Me!
An image relating to Fresh look for Hatfield's Jim McDonald Centre in 30th year
The Jim McDonald Centre has a fresh new look for its 30th anniversary and is now called 'The Hive' @ the Jim McDonald Centre.
An image relating to Our new healthy eating champions!
More and more local businesses are signing up to the council's Eat Out, Eat Well scheme.
An image relating to Planning application for 90 new homes approved
The council's Development Management Committee (DMC) yesterday voted to approve the planning application to build 90 new sheltered housing apartments on an existing site in Hatfield.