Latest news & announcements

Buntingford town centre
To coincide with pubs, restaurants and other hospitality venues opening indoors from 17 May, East Herts and North Herts District Council have joined together to launch a marketing campaign to welcome residents back safely to their town’s High Streets, shopping centres and hospitality outlets.
Published 20th May 2021
Hartham Play Area
Despite the obstacles we have experienced including Covid-19 and Brexit, we have completed the play area and we would like to take this opportunity to thank you all for following us on this journey and your patience as we worked to deliver a new destination play area for our county town.
Published 19th May 2021
Eric Buckmaster, Willmott Dixon and Everyone Active in the swimming pool
Investment by East Herts District Council (EHDC) in the new Grange Paddocks Leisure Centre has achieved its next milestone with the tiling of the swimming pool.
Published 11th May 2021
A green shurb is planted into the ground by a person wearing yellow gloves
As part of the Old River Lane project in Bishop’s Stortford , a volunteer tree and shrub-planting day at Northgate End in Bishop’s Stortford will take place on Monday 24 May.
Published 7th May 2021
A shop window with a sign that says Temporarily Closed Covid-19
East Herts Council is now accepting applications for the national Restart Grant scheme to help businesses liable for business rates across the district during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Published 8th April 2021
Theatre Growth and Legacy Project - Artist Impression
East Herts Council’s plans for the Growth and Legacy Project at Hertford Theatre were approved at last night’s Development Management Committee.
Published 1st April 2021
east herts logo (green and white)
East Herts District Council’s (EHDC) first round of funding for large grants opens today. The grants are intended to create stronger, more connected communities to improve health and wellbeing in East Herts.
Published 15th March 2021
east herts logo (green and white)
At a meeting of East Herts Council’s Full Council on Tuesday 2 March, Councillors agreed the budget for 2021/2022.
Published 3rd March 2021
On behalf of our residents, East Herts Council offer deepest sympathies to the Royal Family on the passing of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
Published 23rd February 2021
Polling stations in May
On Thursday 6 May 2021 residents in East Herts will go to the polls to have their say on who represents them at Hertfordshire County Council and the Hertfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner as well as several town by-elections.
Published 22nd February 2021