Central Bedfordshire Council has heard that it is to receive just over £49,000 of government funding to help clean up the the town centres.Read the full story ›
Passenger numbers at Cambridge North continued to grow last year, with almost half a million passenger journeys in 2018.Read the full story ›
Residents living near a Primary School in Ely are angry over the decision to wrap trees with netting to stop birds from nesting.Read the full story ›
A dry but chilly start to Tuesday with bright or sunny spells through the morning. Cloudier in the afternoonRead the full story ›
Temperatures will pick up for a sunny start to the week.Read the full story ›
Dry with bright or sunny spells developing. Generally slightly milder than we've been used to recently.Read the full story ›
Police were given special permission to use stop and search powers on anyone suspected of carrying knives overnight in Stevenage.
Officers targeted people thought to be involved in crime between 11pm on Friday, 22 March, and 8am on Saturday morning.
Insp Patrick McPeaker, from Hertfordshire Police, said the action had been taken because of concerns raised by people living in the area.
He said the checks, carried out under section 60 of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act, were "a way for us to disrupt crime and keep the public safe".
The order was temporary but meant police could stop and search people without needing "reasonable grounds to do so".
"There are serious consequences if you choose to carry a knife. Not only will you face a possible custody sentence and criminal record, which could affect your job prospects in later life, you could case yourself or another person serious injury or even death."
Three-quarters of residents in the proposed "Oxford-Cambridge Arc" fear the development will harm the local countryside, a survey suggests.Read the full story ›
It is International Happiness Day. We want to see what makes you smile? Perhaps it's your pet, child or the weather - send us a photo.Read the full story ›
It's bad news for people who like a nice hot cup of coffee or tea. A new study shows very hot drinks may be linked to cancer.Read the full story ›