Local News

Anti-Terror Stance

Our Member of Parliament Oliver Dowden CBE, supported requests to have Hezbollah, the terror organisation proscribed.

Hundreds of constituents wrote to Oliver as Hezbollah are also anti-Semitic and most people in the UK deem their political and military actions as deplorable.

Elstree Studios - a jewel in Hertsmere's Crown

Council-owned Elstree Studios has had another glorious year of award-winning success for productions made on its stages including, Strictly Come Dancing and Netflix drama The Crown.

The Studios pay over £1.5 million to the council every year…money used to pay for local services.

Shapping up in Hertsmere

A new 12-week programme called ‘Shape Up’ focusseing on combatting the growing problem of obesity amongst middle aged men is coming to Hertsmere.

Nearly 900 people attend Local Plan exhibitions

Councillors have been delighted by the attendance to exhibitions across Hertsmere to discuss the Local Plan, with nearly 900 people attending the three events held so far.

Golf Programme pays off for Dame Alice Owen School

Dame Alice Owen School has a growing Golf team and trophy case due to the success in the last few years of its golf programme; thanks, in part, to the help of its local Councillor and Potters Bar Golf Club.

Local Democracy Week

Local Democracy Week takes place every year and aims to raise awareness about local authorities. It encourages residents to take part in local democracy and as part of it events are held throughout the week to celebrate and inform residents about the work that local authorities do.