Two Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust services have been shortlisted as finalists for the prestigious HSJ Value Awards The HSJ Value Awards recognise excellent use of NHS resources. These awards are given to NHS trusts who have been able to show improvements in outcomes, not just for those who use NHS services, butRead More →

Now in its 5th year, the Fly a Flag for the Commonwealth initiative, has caught the imagination of thousands of participants from all walks of life. As a collective public expression of commitment to the Commonwealth, it enables participants to show appreciation for the values the Commonwealth upholds, and theRead More →

At this week’s Full Council, councillors supported the appointment of Richard Cassidy who will take the helm as the new Chief Executive later this year (exact date TBC), following the departure of Liz Watts. Richard joins the team from Fenland District Council where he served for 15 years as theirRead More →

Health services across Hertfordshire and west Essex are experiencing major pressures this week.  Accident and Emergency departments, the ambulance service, GP practices and community health services are all being stretched by the number of people calling on them for help. The situation is so serious that health bosses and theRead More →