Latest news & announcements

Breathe Easy donation
The Breathe Easy group, which supports people with COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) and other lung conditions, has received a cheque for £506 after Waitrose in Bishop’s Stortford included it in their monthly shoppers vote.
Published 2nd October 2019
RSPCA pawprint logo
A bronze PawPrint award from the RSPCA has recognised the high standards achieved by East Herts Council's environmental health team, going beyond basic service requirements to ensure higher welfare standards
Published 24th September 2019
Crowdfunding
Hertford Playground Alliance (HPA) have surpassed their expectations and raised an impressive £28,505 through their crowdfunding mission to improve Hartham Common play area.
Published 23rd September 2019
Computer response
New information has been submitted to support the application on land to the East of Stevenage (03/19/0118/OUT).
Published 11th September 2019
East Herts Logo
Earlier this year East Herts Council issued a high court injunction on the unauthorised development in Little Hadham. The defendants did not comply with the terms of this injunction and so the case went to court to be decided.
Published 6th September 2019
Diversity festival
Organised by East Herts Council chairman Jonathan Kaye, the free event offers music, performances and a chance to chat to people from a variety of faiths and other groups as well as activities for children.
Published 3rd September 2019
climate change
At last night's Council meeting, members voted in a motion that sets out the council's commitment to tackling climate change in East Herts.
Published 25th July 2019
Launchpad photo
After the success of East Herts' Launchpad business centre in Bishop's Stortford, this July sees the opening of our second facility in the heart of Ware.
Published 1st July 2019
Brexit
East Herts Council is working with Citizens Advice East Herts to help EU citizens living in the district after Brexit.
Published 3rd April 2019
Council tax piechart
Over the last few weeks residents in East Herts should have received their 2019/20 Council Tax bills. This year, East Herts Council has put up its share of the council tax by £5 in order to continue providing quality front-line services as it faces ongoing budget pressures.
Published 28th March 2019
Housing fair stall
Young people accompanied by their parents, families and many others picked up lots of valuable information about shared ownership - a more affordable way of getting on the housing ladder - at East Herts Council's first housing fair.
Published 11th March 2019