Monthly Archive: September 2012

Sep 15

Roundabout advertising plan withdrawn

Withdrawal letter from Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council Planning

Letters have gone out this week to all those who objected to the plan to put advertising on 46 roundabouts across Welwyn Hatfield. Something of a success story for all those who stood up and opposed the idea, well done to all of you! There were just under 200 objections in total, 177 of them …

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Sep 07

When local people are national news

It’s been interesting watching both the local print based media and the national broadsheets this week. The big news was of course the government’s cabinet re-shuffle, and our local MP, Grant Shapps, was in there amongst it. He now moves on from being housing and local government minister, to become the Conservative party chairman and …

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Sep 02

QE2 demolition underway

QE2 Welwyn Garden City Ascots Day Centre geriatric unit before demolition

Our hospital recently began its demise as the bulldozers moved in. Not only does it mark the beginning of the end for the full range of healthcare services ‘under one roof’ within our borough, it also marks the beginning of the end for local landmark buildings. Below are a couple of pictures that show the …

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