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A report has been written recognising the problems with the North Herts District Council waste contract, with two proposals to be discussed at a cabinet meeting next Tuesday.

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North Herts District Council
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

The sale of 14/15 Brand Street – the entrance to the North Hertfordshire Museum – has finally been agreed, with ‘one minor change’ to happen before the the district council purchase goes ahead.

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North Hertfordshire District Council
Monday, November 5, 2018

The Essex and Herts Air Ambulance Trust urgently needs volunteers to help at its shops in Hitchin and Royston and its donation drop-off point in Stevenage.

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Royston
Sunday, November 4, 2018

School teachers from Hitchin and Ashwell embarked on a 500-mile cycle challenge to Snowdon and back to raise £25,000 in support of the Dalit Community in India.

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Hitchin
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Rail user groups representing commuters from across Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and South Cambridgeshire have demanded answers from the government over the rail fare freeze they are pushing for, saying that the points they raised to ministers were “lacking acknowledgement”.

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Stevenage
Monday, October 29, 2018

The Wild in Herts campaign – set up to inspire Hertfordshire residents to get outside and explore news areas – has compiled a list of top things to do this half term.

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St Albans
Sunday, October 28, 2018

A German man who was imprisoned in North Herts at the end of the Second World War and went on to work as a nurse for nearly 40 years has recounted some of his experiences of the NHS to mark the institution’s 70th anniversary.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Sunday, October 21, 2018

Two Hitchin-based charities are set to benefit from a volunteer amateur dramatics society’s annual show.

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Letchworth
Friday, October 5, 2018

A man frustrated with North Hertfordshire’s waste service left his uncollected brown bin outside the district council’s offices – and received it back the next day, emptied and cleaned.

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North Herts District Council
Wednesday, October 3, 2018

The stand-off over the would-be North Hertfordshire Museum entrance in Hitchin’s Brand Street could finally be over, this paper understands.

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Lynda Needham
Sunday, September 23, 2018

Barley care home residents enjoyed a day at scenic St Paul’s Walden Bury as part of the Stepping Out with Carers initaitive.

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Barley
Wednesday, September 19, 2018

There is continued uncertainty over when North Herts residents can expect a ‘business as usual’ standard of waste collection service, following an overview and scrutiny meeting last night.

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North Herts District Council
Tuesday, September 18, 2018

North Herts councillors will be discussing a report which highlights issues with the waste and recycling contract at an overview and scrutiny meeting tonight.

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North Herts District Council
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Confusion has emerged about whether the partnership between North Herts District Council and waste collectors Urbaser is contractually binding.

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North Herts District Council
Monday, August 27, 2018

A new play celebrating Hertfordshire’s suffrage campaigners of 100 years ago will be touring the county next month.

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Knebworth
Monday, August 13, 2018

Five parks and nature reserves belonging to North Herts District Council have retained their Green Flag Award status, as part of the national scheme.

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Baldock
Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Plans to build thousands of homes on Green Belt land in North Herts and Stevenage will do nothing to help ease the affordable housing crisis, campaigners have warned.

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Stevenage
Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Drug-related deaths have risen across North Herts, Stevenage and the surrounding districts over the last three years, reflecting a national rise in fatalities over the period.

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Biggleswade Comet
Wednesday, August 1, 2018

The July 31 deadline set by North Herts council’s cabinet for a deal over the would-be district museum entrance in Hitchin has passed without an agreement.

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Julian Cunningham
Friday, July 27, 2018

A 71-year-old retiree with severe disabilities has castigated North Herts waste contractor Urbaser and accused it of misleading customers after her garden and food waste was uncollected for weeks.

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North Herts District Council
Thursday, July 19, 2018

Campaigners calling for the government to think again on education funding have won cross-party backing from both district and county councillors.

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Lynda Needham
Monday, July 9, 2018

The leader of North Herts District Council has apologised for missed bin collections that have left food waste caddies crawling with maggots.

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Lynda Needham
Thursday, June 28, 2018

“Dangerous” – that was the word used in a conversation between two members of Great Northern rail staff amid overcrowding at Hitchin this morning, commuters have said.

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Bim Afolami
Monday, June 25, 2018

Hitchin has the sixth-worst rail service in the country – that’s according to new data ranking the performance of the UK’s stations in the past month.

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Bim Afolami
Friday, June 22, 2018

Community buildings across North Herts have been awarded funds by NHDC totalling £117,000, to help secure their long term futures.

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North Herts District Council
Wednesday, June 13, 2018

The failings of North Herts District Council’s new waste and recycling contractor were debated at an overview and scrutiny meeting last night.

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Steve Jarvis
Wednesday, June 13, 2018

The contractor now handling North Hertfordshire district’s waste and recycling says a data issue that plagued its work for the first month has been fixed.

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North Herts District Council
Monday, June 11, 2018

The family of a missing North Herts man whose 70th birthday is today have issued a desperate appeal for the public’s help getting him home.

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Hitchin
Sunday, June 10, 2018

When firefighter Daniel Fair was told he had Type 1 diabetes, his world was turned upside down, but new initiative telehealth has proved to be his lifeline.

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Stevenage's Lister Hospital
Wednesday, June 6, 2018

The Govia Thameslink railway contract will never work, but North Hertfordshire’s crisis-hit waste contract will – that was the line last night from the councillor responsible.

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Ian Albert

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