The owner of a dog who was injured after being “flattened” by another in an attack on Therfield Heath in Royston has called on dog walkers to take more responsibility and not be out with ones they can’t control.
The chair of Barkway Parish Council has said the plans to move play equipment on the recreation ground to make way for a car park will provide a solution to parking problems around the area and help resolve safety issues.
Now the leaves are on the trees and spring is in full swing, one North Herts village’s thoughts quickly turn to their major annual event, which brings in heaps of visitors and raises cash for community causes.
The family of a seven-year-old boy from Barkway, whose inoperable brain tumour was dismissed by doctors as a food intolerance or behavioural matter, have smashed their initial £2,000 fundraising target for vital research into the disease.
An amateur dramatics group are commemorating a milestone year of pantomimes in Barkway with a special anniversary show – and it all started as a small fundraising effort to raise money for the village hall 25 years ago.