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- Big Screen returns! - Enjoy cinema under the stars with Watford’s Big Screen – Movies on the Move over the town’s beautiful parks this summer (18-31 August)
- Reopenings- changes have been made to Watford Town Centre and view our advice to help businesses with reopenings.
- Coronavirus testing for Hertfordshire residents and employees (Watford no longer has a testing site)
- Apply for a Small Business Grant Fund and Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant Fund
- Apply for a Small Business Discretionary Grant Fund
- Update on services - Status updates on all services. This includes playgrounds, outdoor gyms and parking.
- Ride for Watford fundraiser - A unique ride-to-donate initiative has been launched by Beryl to aid local charities in the town.
- Get support from Watford Helps - helping vulnerable people in the community
- If you know a friend, family member or neighbour who need support, please visit www.watford.gov.uk/watfordhelps
- Information on Free school meals, Money Advice Unit, Hertfordshire Citizens Advice Service and National debtline
- Watford COVID-19 Charity Appeal - helping local charities survive through to the recovery phase and beyond.
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Updated legislation makes its quicker and cheaper for food premises in Watford to apply for outdoor seating area licenceRead full story
Delivery of new outdoor food bin to Watford residents
Watford residents should look out for a delivery of their new brown outdoor food waste bin as part of the upcoming changes to the town’s waste and recycling servicesRead full story
Enjoy cinema under the stars with Watford’s Big Screen – Movies on the Move!
Photo from previous Big Screen event before social distancing measures were introduced...Read full story
Ride For Watford - Beryl makes helping local charities as easy as riding a bike
Watford Goalkeeper Ben Foster, Mayor Peter Taylor, Muhsin Ali of donor company PLM, Cllr Glen Saffery supporting the campaignRead full story
Strong support for carbon reduction in Watford’s sustainability survey
THE results of Watford’s biggest ever public consultation on the sustainable future of the town have been released...Read full story
Watford residents asked to ‘play their part’ as face coverings made mandatory in all shopsRead full story
All Hertfordshire District Council Leaders have issued the following statement opposing a single unitary council proposal for HertfordshireRead full story
Local residents are being warned not to lose their voice on decisions that affect them by making sure their electoral registration details are up to date.
Updated legislation makes its quicker and cheaper for food premises in Watford to apply for outdoor seating area licence
Changes have been made to the way in which premises in Watford can apply for pavement licences for outdoor seating areas.
The first of many independent taxi drivers to qualify for Watford Borough Council’s new Travel with Confidence accreditation mark are now available for hire.
Watford residents should look out for a delivery of their new brown outdoor food waste bin as part of the upcoming changes to the town’s waste and recycling servicesRSS news feed
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