Monthly Archive: December 2012

Dec 28

Our local food bank

Trussell Trust food banks (Welwyn Hatfield)

It appears that there are several food banks currently operating in our area, mainly run by churches as a social enterprise serving the community. They are a response to the hard times many local people find themselves in as properly paid employment shrinks and food prices rise. The recent and pending changes to welfare benefits …

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Dec 25

We wish you a merry christmas…

welwynhatfield.co.uk Christmas

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Dec 21

12 tips for Christmas from Trading Standards

Hertfordshire Trading Standards tips

This is worth a read: This brief newsletter just out has some useful tips and advice to help us avoid scams, annoyances, and cowboy tradesmen. Click here or on the picture above to download the newsletter. But don’t let it dampen your festive mood!

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Dec 14

Save Hatfield Green Belt – first public meeting well attended!

Hatfield proposal

The first meeting of the Save Hatfield Green belt campaign, and particularly the area surrounding Hatfield Garden Village, was a big success on Wednesday night. Over 200 people turned up filling the school hall at Green Lanes school to capacity, and then some. The campaigners have moved quickly to form a committee and gets things …

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Dec 10

Housing proposals info

Panshanger comments 1

Following on from the previous post this site has been made aware of a new website set up to campaign against the development of green belt land locally. Predominantly the proposal to build 2000 on mostly green belt land on the north side of Hatfield. The group also has a public meeting organised for Wednesday …

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Dec 01

Core Strategy – Don’t miss your chance to have a say!

                                                  We all have a chance to have a say on the future of our borough. To help define how it may develop over the next 15 years, following on from …

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