Fearnhill School in Letchworth has been celebrating its junior masterchefs this week, with pupils sending in pictures of their five-star home cooking.


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New mums face time on a ward with their newborn babies alone due to a ban on visitors in a bid to combat the coronavirus pandemic.


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A Hitchin–based counselling charity is appealing for “urgent” public support to enable it to keep operating during the coronavirus crisis.


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The number of patients who have died after testing positive for coronavirus at Lister Hospital in Stevenage continues to rise.


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Two former North Hertfordshire councillors resigned from their positions last month, after both had recorded a significant amount of absences at recent meetings.


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Residents in Stevenage and North Herts are being warned that a pair of rogue traders who are falsely offering roofing services are operating in the area.


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A number of places have committed to dropping parking charges for NHS staff and other essential workers for the duration of the coronavirus pandemic.


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A domestic abuse support group, headed up by Stevenage Borough Council, will continue to offer North Hertfordshire residents remote advice and support throughout the coronavirus pandemic.


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Organisers of a popular Hitchin comedy night are appealing for supporters to help keep the club afloat during the current coronavirus crisis.


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Campaigners have warned that the nation faces a “looming crisis” in foster care owing to the coronavirus lockdown.


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A takeaway in Stevenage is aiming to deliver thousands of free hot meals to NHS staff during the coronavirus pandemic.


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Welcome to our live blog, where we will be providing updates on coronavirus in Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and beyond.


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The founder of a community group which has supported people in need for the last five years is appealing for help after the central base for the initiative has been forced to temporarily close due to the coronavirus outbreak.


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Organisers of Classic Ibiza have postponed this summer’s concert in Hatfield.


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North Herts District Council has changed one of its core services to provide a dedicated place to provide residents with information, advice and support on coronavirus.


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A road safety charity based in Hertfordshire has urged drivers to stay at home to save lives and protect the NHS.


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A family from Stevenage has gone viral on Facebook with a lockdown-themed reworking of Stormzy’s hit single, Crown.


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During Autism Awareness Week we asked charities what advice they have for Hertfordshire parents during the lockdown.


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A theatre worker from Stevenage has been told she must pay the full cost of her residential car parking permit, despite having no income during the coronavirus lockdown.


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Nine more people have now died at Lister Hospital in Stevenage after being treated for COVID-19.


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The changes are being made to ensure the safety of both staff and customers
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Sat Apr 4 2020 11:34    View Full Story...
The CEO has thanked customers for adapting quickly
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Sat Apr 4 2020 09:36    View Full Story...
There have been 637 positive coronavirus cases confirmed in Herts
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Sat Apr 4 2020 05:00    View Full Story...
Couples across the county have been in limbo over when they will be able to get married
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Fri Apr 3 2020 18:29    View Full Story...
Make sure you visit in the afternoon to avoid empty shelves
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Fri Apr 3 2020 17:39    View Full Story...
Breakfast items won't be on offer, the announcement said
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Fri Apr 3 2020 17:27    View Full Story...
Gary Walker and Caroline Walker as well as their daughter Katie sadly all died
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Fri Apr 3 2020 17:00    View Full Story...
3,605 people have sadly died across the UK
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Fri Apr 3 2020 16:57    View Full Story...
I'm heading straight to Verulamium Park for some well deserved sunshine
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Fri Apr 3 2020 16:26    View Full Story...
It came after the street united to clap for the county's NHS staff last night
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Fri Apr 3 2020 16:12    View Full Story...
Sean Power and Amanda Thompson completed the creation in just a month
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Fri Apr 3 2020 15:50    View Full Story...
The death toll of those hospitalised in the UK has now reached 3,605
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Fri Apr 3 2020 14:37    View Full Story...
However, restrictions have been placed on taking children shopping in Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Fri Apr 3 2020 13:40    View Full Story...
There are now over 30,000 cases in the UK
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Fri Apr 3 2020 08:22    View Full Story...
Recent figures show that 37 people have died in the county
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Fri Apr 3 2020 07:13    View Full Story...
Hertfordshire is one of the most sought after places to live in the country
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Fri Apr 3 2020 06:53    View Full Story...
Updated figures show details of Covid-19 patients who have died in the county's hospitals
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Thu Apr 2 2020 20:18    View Full Story...
The increase is the county's biggest since the crisis began
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Thu Apr 2 2020 18:46    View Full Story...
Some fear they won't be able to open again until the autumn
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Thu Apr 2 2020 18:16    View Full Story...
She believes everyone affected by coronavirus should be supported financially by the government
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Thu Apr 2 2020 18:02    View Full Story...
NHS workers and vulnerable people will be given priority most weekdays at Marks & Spencer Foodhalls
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Thu Apr 2 2020 16:53    View Full Story...
He has a history of going missing and 'sofa-surfing'
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Thu Apr 2 2020 16:53    View Full Story...
The coronavirus crisis has meant that barely any planes are taking off or landing
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Thu Apr 2 2020 16:46    View Full Story...
Do you know the origins of these places in Herts?
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Thu Apr 2 2020 16:41    View Full Story...
Emergency services are on the scene
Hertfordshire Mercury - Published Thu Apr 2 2020 16:09    View Full Story...