General Notices

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Astonbury Wood

Astonbury Wood has been put up for sale by Hertfordshire County Council. Aston Parish Council have launched an e-petition on the Herts County Council website asking the County Council to sell the woodland only to a person or organisation that clearly demonstrates that their ownership will:  Maximise the social and environmental benefit to the local […]

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Hertfordshire is now in Tier 4

The Government have made the decision to put Hertfordshire into Tier 4 restrictions. These increased restrictions have been brought in to combat a new variant of the coronavirus which is believed to spread more quickly. In addition, the planned easing of restrictions over the period of 23 to 27 December will now no longer go […]

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Hertfordshire will be entering Tier 3 or Very High Alert Level from midnight on Saturday 19 December

Following the announcement earlier this week that Broxbourne, Hertsmere, Three Rivers and Watford would move to Tier 3, the rest of the county will enter Tier 3 restrictions on Saturday 19 December at 00:01am. It’s vitally important that residents adhere to these new restrictions to help protect one another over the festive period. Visit the […]


East Herts Waste Consultation

Residents in East Herts are being invited to take part in a consultation to help shape the future of their waste and recycling services. The consultation, which runs from Wednesday 2 December to Thursday 31 December, seeks residents’ views on options around a chargeable garden waste service, including the level of any potential charge, whether […]

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Your Voice

The East Herts Rural Police Team will be having their next quarterly Priority Settings meeting on Wednesday 9th December. At this meeting they discuss and set policing Priorities for the forthcoming three months. If you wish to suggest a topic in your locality please contact them on the Echo forum using the link below.

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Hertfordshire to enter Tier 2 or High Alert Level from Wednesday 2nd December

It’s vitally important that residents continue to adhere to the current national restrictions until Hertfordshire enters Tier 2 on Wednesday 2nd December. Visit the Government website by clicking here, to see a full list of the Tier 2 Restrictions.

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London Luton Airport Public Consultation

London Luton Airport has launched a public consultation on arrival routes into the airport, and is looking at two new options to create a more sustainable model for communities in Herts and Beds.  The consultation will help determine new arrival routes for flights into the airport, offering residents and communities in the surrounding areas the chance […]


A602 November 2020 Newsletter

Works continue on the A602 between Watton-at-Stone and Tonwell. Please see attached newsletter for November 2020 which provides updates and key dates for this section of road.

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Recycling Centres remain open during lockdown

Most Recycling Centres in Hertfordshire remain open for essential visits, however, Cole Green and Buntingford are closed. Following Government guidance, the on-site Reuse Centres are also closed for purchases. Donations of suitable items are still being accepted where space allows.   Social distancing on site remains in place for the safety of residents and staff. […]