COVID-19: What Covid rules have changed
The government have announced a return to Plan A for managing COVID-19 in autumn and winter 2021/22. This means that the safety measures currently in place will change from the 27 January.
Alan Shearer launches new fitness concept at Woodside Leisure Centre
State of the art fitness concept FORTIS, powered by Speedflex is a HIIT-based workout class backed by footballing legend Alan Shearer.
Learn-to-ride facility nearly complete at King George V Playing Fields
Works on the new learn-to-ride cycling facility being built in King George V Playing Fields are progressing well, with the project expected to complete by the end of February / early March...
New outdoor gym at King George V Playing Fields
Thanks to new outdoor fitness equipment installed by Watford Borough Council in King George V Playing Fields, residents looking to make a healthy start to the New Year can keep fit for free...
Council confirms local people will have a say before any streets renamed in the town
Watford Borough Council’s Cabinet has approved a new policy that supports local residents or businesses who want to rename a road in the town...
COVID-19: Self isolation changes
From Monday 17 January, those in self-isolation can reduce their isolation period if they test negative on both day 5 and day 6. This applies to all positive cases regardless of vaccination status.
Local leisure centre teams up with charity to deliver free swimming lessons to vulnerable families
Home-start has partnered with leisure centre Woodside to provide free swimming lessons to vulnerable adults and children...
Elected Mayor launches a year of borough centenary celebrations
It's Watford’s centenary year, marking the town’s 100 years as a borough...
Make getting your booster your new year’s resolution
If you have not had your booster – or started your course of COVID vaccinations yet – please make getting the jab your New Year’s resolution.
Market Street improvements now complete
Market Street makeover part of council’s work to support local businesses...