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 →

The London Power 100 list has been released today, presenting us with the most influential individuals in London. Whilst 2019’s list has once again seen billionaires, celebrities and politicians dominate the list, quite a number of names faced the chopping block from 2019’s power list. Notably missing from the listRead More →

Much needed future school places for the High Leigh Garden Village housing development have been approved by Hertfordshire County Council. The proposal will see the Westfield Community Primary School increase from a one-form to a two-form entry school and relocated from its current position in Westfield Road to serve theRead More →

Hertfordshire pupils are set to benefit from plans to increase the capacity of schools in Codicote and Watford. Hertfordshire County Council is currently consulting on expanding Codicote C of E Primary School, near Welwyn, and agreed to support the proposed change of age range at Watford University Technical College. AsRead More →

Officers investigating an alleged assault in Hoddesdon are appealing for anyone with information to get in contact. Shortly before 4pm on Saturday, February 9 a verbal altercation reportedly occurred between two men at The Bell public house in Burford Street. During the altercation a man, aged in his 30s, sustainedRead More →

The annual cleaning of the River Hiz outside of St Marys Church, Hitchin and Sainsburys in Whinbush Road, Hitchin is scheduled to commence on Friday 15 February. These sections of the river operate via a ‘balancing tank’ system which, with the use of sluice gates that help retain river waterRead More →

by Greg Hansen The first film from Hereford Films’ fledgling Hereford Horror imprint, The Exorcism of Karen Walker (known in the US as ‘Aura‘) is the prolific London film company’s self-admitted first attempt at replicating the incredible success of Blumhouse Productions. Over the last decade, Jason Blum’s indie studio hasRead More →