Four people have been arrested after a 20 year old man was stabbed on Stanstead Abbotts High Street.
Police were called to the scene just after two thirty yesterday afternoon. Three teenagers and a 53 year old man are being held in connection with the incident.
The man who was stabbed is still in hospital.
East Herts Chief Inspector Gerry McDonald said
Work has begun on a new £19.3 million emergency department at the Lister Hospital in Stevenage.
The new facility is due to open in 2014 and will offer specialist emergency and urgent care services. It will also house improved radiology services, including a new CT scanner.