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Crumbs! Charity cake and coffee morning serves up over £500

Crumbs! Charity cake and coffee morning serves up over £500

Crumbs! Charity cake and coffee morning serves up over £500

Bishop's Stortford Breathe Easy Group, for people living with a lung condition, meets the third Thursday of every month at the Charis Centre.


Help cheer young hospital patients with a home-made Christmas card

Help cheer young hospital patients with a home-made Christmas card

Help cheer young hospital patients with a home-made Christmas card

Katie Callaghan launched her Cards For Bravery scheme after realising how receiving a greetings card could cheer young patients.


Stort Valley Pride, Portland Child Contact Centre and Retune pocket grants

Stort Valley Pride, Portland Child Contact Centre and Retune pocket grants

Stort Valley Pride, Portland Child Contact Centre and Retune pocket grants

Three Stortford causes receive grants totalling £2,150 from Herts County Council duo's £15,000 locality budgets.


PAH surgeon from Stortford wins international prize for pioneering research

PAH surgeon from Stortford wins international prize for pioneering research

PAH surgeon from Stortford wins international prize for pioneering research

Kar Teoh was honoured for his study aimed at improving the recovery of patients with unstable ankle fractures as a result of osteoporosis.


Covid lateral flow test kits available from Stortford library

Covid lateral flow test kits available from Stortford library

Covid lateral flow test kits available from Stortford library

The Causeway facility is one of nine across Hertfordshire to offer the kits in bid to help residents stay well this winter.


Campaign for living wage for Hertfordshire social care workers

Campaign for living wage for Hertfordshire social care workers

Campaign for living wage for Hertfordshire social care workers

UNISON Eastern regional organiser Nalin Cooke said: "Social care has hurtled past crisis point. Staff are underpaid and undervalued."


Stortford MP urges her constituents to get Covid booster and flu jabs

Stortford MP urges her constituents to get Covid booster and flu jabs

Stortford MP urges her constituents to get Covid booster and flu jabs

"Thanks to the 87,317 people in Hertford and Stortford who've come forward to get their jabs, we've been able to make progress towards normal life."


New service signposts mental health support for Stortford young people

New service signposts mental health support for Stortford young people

New service signposts mental health support for Stortford young people

Surgeries in Stortford, Sawbo and Much Hadham among first in the country to adopt model of a young people's social prescribing service.


Dive in and discover the new Grange Paddocks Leisure Centre

Dive in and discover the new Grange Paddocks Leisure Centre

Dive in and discover the new Grange Paddocks Leisure Centre

East Herts Council and operator Everyone Active have teamed up to create a £22m state-of-the-art facility for fitness fans of every age.


'If this was a male issue it may have been medicated out of existence by now'

'If this was a male issue it may have been medicated out of existence by now'

'If this was a male issue it may have been medicated out of existence by now'

Stortford MP Julie Marson joins call in House of Commons for better healthcare for menopausal women.


Stortford care home Conewood Manor sold to London healthcare group

Stortford care home Conewood Manor sold to London healthcare group

Stortford care home Conewood Manor sold to London healthcare group

The grade II listed Dunmow Road home, with 42 single and two double bedrooms, has undergone a £1.8m refurbishment in the past five years.


Herts county councillors to get defibrillator funding for community groups

Herts county councillors to get defibrillator funding for community groups

Herts county councillors to get defibrillator funding for community groups

County council teams up with charity to give each of its 78 members chance to help one community group claim up to £1,200 to buy a defib.


Health boss calls for caution as Covid cases surge in schools

Health boss calls for caution as Covid cases surge in schools

Health boss calls for caution as Covid cases surge in schools

The continuing pandemic has prompted Herts County Council to prepare a winter health guide to be delivered to every home in November.


New virtual fracture clinic for Princess Alexandra patients

New virtual fracture clinic for Princess Alexandra patients

New virtual fracture clinic for Princess Alexandra patients

"The virtual clinic is designed to improve our patients' experience so that they are not required to attend for multiple face-to-face assessments."


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