The number of people seeking help for domestic abuse in districts and boroughs to the east of the county has gone up by 90 per cent during the coronavirus lockdown, it has emerged.
Education bosses in Hertfordshire are expected to allocate primary school places for next year as planned, councillors have heard.
Hertfordshire County Council has taken steps to make sure funding is available to community groups seeking to support their area during the coronavirus outbreak.
The decision to postpone the election for Hertfordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner has been endorsed by candidates from across the political divide.
There have been 232 reported crimes in Hertfordshire’s churches in the last three years – including 19 sexual offences, latest figures have revealed.