Footage shows children 'misusing' St Albans level crossing - BBC News
More than 300 incidents of "deliberate" misuse, including four near misses, have been reported at a level crossing in nine days. Network Rail monitored Cottonmill Lane level crossing in St Albans, Hertfordshire from 1 to 9 July.

Man Arrested after after Hit and Run put motorcyclist in Hospital
Following a collision a young male who suffered a very badly broken leg was flown by Air Ambulance to St George's Hospital hospital in London at around 6pm.

New rail operator to run services from Watford.
London Midland loses West Midlands rail franchise - BBC News
A new rail operator has been awarded a contract to run the West Midlands rail franchise, the Department for Transport (DfT) has announced.

Teenager wins BAFTA after designing puzzle game to help people with anxiety
A teenager was "honoured" to win a prestigious BAFTA award after designing a puzzle game aimed at helping people who live with anxiety and...

Watford teenager sentenced for defrauding 'customers' out of thousands of pounds
Three men who defrauded a major online ecommerce company out of thousands of pounds in a sophisticated refund scam have been sentenced.

Dead mouse in Jiffy bag stalker convicted - BBC News
A woman who sent a dead mouse in a Jiffy bag to her ex-boyfriend's new partner has been convicted of stalking.

Live CCTV of Herts being broadcast online without you knowing
Security cameras on the streets of towns in Hertfordshire are being broadcast live onto the internet, with barely anyone knowing about it. Images from Bishop's Stortford and Watford are among...

BBC film crew follows first eight months of puppy's life in Watford
A puppy who has found Instagram fame is set to star in a BBC documentary after being filmed in various different locations around Watford during...

Watford taxis to trial CCTV technology
Taxi drivers in Watford are trialling the use of CCTV in their cabs. Project FareSafe, the first scheme of its kind in the country, will record journeys over the course of a year to assess whether CCTV can improve safety for drivers and passengers.

Peter Taylor to fight Watford mayoral race for the Lib Dems
News reaches The Voice that Peter Taylor, currently Watford's Deputy Mayor, has been selected as the Liberal Democrat candidate to contest next year's Mayoral election in Watford.