A public consultation has been launched over a proposal to create an independent organisation to deliver Hertfordshire’s library services on behalf of the cash-strapped county council, which is struggling to balance its books.
As the winter weather has well and truly arrived in Hertfordshire – with the potential for snow at the weekend – highway maintenance contractor Ringway and Herts County Council have been gearing up for the gritting season ahead.
A Royston driving instructor has condemned the infamous Letchworth Gate A1(M) filter lane after seeing a motorcyclist “miraculously” walk away from a crash that left his bike wedged under a van this morning.
It was a disastrous night for Stevenage Labour in the Herts County Council elections as they lost three of their five seats to the Conservatives, who also won a Stevenage Borough Council by-election off them.
It was pretty much as you were for North Herts in yesterday’s Herts County Council elections – with the Conservatives gaining a seat from Labour to maintain their dominance in the district, but losing one to the Liberal Democrats.