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Teens with knife challenge Potters Bar boy on Mount Grace Road | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A teenage boy was challenged by two boys, one of whom was armed, in a Potters Bar alleyway yesterday.

Boy punched in Tesco in Mutton Lane Potters Bar: Police investigate assault | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Police are investigating the assault of a teenager in Tesco in Potters Bar yesterday.

Crash on M25 near Potters Bar, Hertfordshire on January 18 2019 | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A lorry and car have crashed on the M25 near Potters Bar this evening.

Car crash on M25 by Potters Bar causing delays for drivers | Hertfordshire traffic and motoring news  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A collision on the M25 by Potters Bar this morning is causing delays for drivers.

Bostik Premier: Potters Bar Town swoop for New Zealand international and AFC Wimbledon keeper | Football  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Potters Bar Town have moved to ease their goalkeeping crisis by bringing in a New Zealand international from League One AFC Wimbledon.

Hockey: Old Southendian sweep aside Potters Bar | News  Yellow Advertiser

Potters Bar 1-3 Old Southendian OLD SOUTHENDIAN produced an excellent display to see off Potters Bar in a keenly contested East Men's League encounter.

What can Bognor expect when they take on Potters Bar this weekend?  Bognor Regis Observer

Potters Bar are the visitors to Nyewood Lane on Saturday - and Rocks boss Jack Pearce has warned that anyone expecting an easy game for his team doesn't ...

Boy assaulted in Carpenter Way in Potters Bar | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Police are investigating after a 14-year-old boy was punched in the face on Saturday afternoon in Potters Bar.

Traffic stopped on M25 by Potters Bar after crash  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Traffic was stopped on the M25 by Potters Bar after a crash this evening.

Potters Bar MP reveals his Brexit deal voting intention  Welwyn Hatfield Times

How will Potters Bar's MP Oliver Dowden cast his ballot in tonight's vote on Theresa May's Brexit withdrawal bill?

A tale of two decisions leaves Potters Bar Town looking nervously behind them  Welwyn Hatfield Times

It was a tale of two decisions as Potters Bar Town fell to a 2-0 defeat at home to Brightlingsea Regent.

Latest Welwyn Hatfield and Potters Bar court results | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Court results published by the Welwyn Hatfield Times are taken from St Albans, Stevenage and Hatfield Magistrates Court and are published without prejudice.

Which Welwyn Hatfield roads will be resurfaced in 2019? | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Two hundred roads across Hertfordshire will benefit from maintenance work between now and the end of March, with an extra £7.8 million being spent by the ...

Potters Bar playgroup St John's at Oakmere gets 'outstanding' Ofsted | Education  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A nursery playgroup in Potters Bar is celebrating a top-notch rating from Ofsted.

Man arrested and charged with two burglaries in Potters Bar  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A 25-year-old man was arrested and charged following two burglaries in Potters Bar.

Potters Bar residents respond to Hertsmere Borough Council Local Plan consultation | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Potters Bar residents were thanked by Hertsmere Borough Council for engaging with the latest phase of the new Local Plan.

Brick thrown at woman's car in Potters Bar  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A woman driver had a piece of brick thrown at her car yesterday in Potters Bar after beeping at another car.

Passengers face delays as person hit by train at Potters Bar - updates  Hull Daily Mail

A person was struck by a train in Potters Bar in London.

WATCH: Flying Scotsman comes to Welwyn Hatfield and Potters Bar  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Passengers this morning were treated to a glimpse of the old-school romance of the railways as the Flying Scotsman puffed through Potters Bar and Welwyn ...

Body found off The Causeway in Potters Bar: Police called | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Police were called at the weekend after a body was found in a field in Potters Bar.

Duo jailed for burglaries, including one in Potters Bar | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Two men have been jailed in connection with burglary offences, which were committed in Potters Bar and Bushey, and conspiracy to commit burglary in London.

Potters Bar's best dressed Christmas house decoration competition results | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Three Potters Bar houses were dolled up to the nines over Christmas to earn their 'best dressed' rosettes.

Singer Rod Stewart visits Potters Bar Town Football Club | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Singer Sir Rod Stewart visited Potters Bar Town Football Club on Sunday to watch a match.

Police CCTV appeal after Potters Bar attempted burglary | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Police would like to speak to this man in connection with an attempted burglary in Potters Bar.

Police deal with fight in Darkes Lane, Potters Bar, near Sainsbury's supermarket | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Police were called to a fight near Sainsbury's in Potters Bar yesterday afternoon, involving two groups.

Cyclist hurt in crash involving Jag in Potters Bar | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Police were called by the ambulance *service* after a teenage cyclist was hurt in a crash involving a car in Potters Bar.

Heartbreaking finale as Potters Bar Town suffer nightmare after Christmas against Enfield Town  Welwyn Hatfield Times

The curse of the late goal returned as Potters Bar Town fell to a 2-1 defeat at home to near rivals Enfield Town.

Enfield loss provides lesson for Scholars to learn from  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Potters Bar Town need to follow the example of Enfield Town and Haringey Borough and develop a ruthless streak according to joint manager Scott Cousins if ...

Potters Bar Town on right track for better results in 2019  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Scott Cousins has seen enough to suggest Potters Bar Town will turn the corner and start moving up the Bostik Premier Division in 2019.

Multi-vehicle crash on the M25 between Potters Bar and South Mimms  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Motorists can expect minor delays on the M25 in the Potters Bar and South Mimms area following a crash involving multiple vehicles this afternoon.

Potters Bar Town let another lead slip as they suffer defeat at Leatherhead  Welwyn Hatfield Times

For the second week running Potters Bar Town saw an early lead wiped out and the opposition claim a 2-1 win.

Oakmere Primary School pupils in Potters Bar learn about homelessness | Education  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Youngsters from Oakmere Primary School donned woolly hats and scarves and brought sleeping bags to the playground to learn more about homelessness.

Time running out as funding campaign to save Potters Bar Town from relegation steps up a gear  Welwyn Hatfield Times

The New Year means Potters Bar Town Football Club's fight to stave off the threat of relegation from the football authorities has moved up a gear.

Potters Bar Town undone by solitary goal again at Bostik Premier Division leaders Haringey Borough  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A solitary goal from former St Albans City striker Ralston Gabriel was enough to give Bostik League Premier Division leaders Haringey Borough a 1-0 win over ...

Police investigate burglaries in Sunnybank Road, Oakroyd Avenue and Baker Street in Potters Bar | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Police are investigating three burglaries that took place in Potters Bar at the weekend and possibly last week.

Coors League round up as Mow Cop, Potters Bar and Moorlands are among winners  Stoke-on-Trent Live

Round up of the action from the Coors Sunday Football League.

Borough shut out Potters Bar to be number one at Christmas  Hampstead Highgate Express

Bostik Premier: Haringey Borough 1 Potters Bar Town 0.

Welwyn Hatfield and Potters Bar rail fare increases 2019 | Hertfordshire traffic and motoring news  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Welwyn Hatfield commuters have been hit with an average rail fare hike of 3.1%, tipping the cost of a season ticket from Welwyn Garden City into London to ...

Welwyn Hatfield schools stay in the black as budget deficits increase  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Welwyn Hatfield and Potters Bar schools are staying in the black while a growing number spend beyond the funding they receive, according to the latest figures.

Dean Barker appointed as new manager of Welwyn Garden City  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Welwyn Garden City have wasted little time in replacing Adam Fisher as manager with a familiar face.

Bognor sign Read and Gilot - and Pompey pair are back in squad  Bognor Regis Observer

Bognor have made a double move to boost their injury-hit squad - and have been boosted by the availability this weekend of their two young on-loan Pompey ...

Football fixtures and results - Saturday January 19 to Wednesday January 23  Kent Online

SATURDAY JANUARY 19. SKYBET LEAGUE 1. AFC Wimbledon v Barnsley Blackpool v Shrewsbury Bradford v Southend Bristol Rovers v Wycombe Charlton v ...

10283065 | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Notice is given that Potty Pancakes Ltd of 2 Barnet Road, Potters Bar, EN6 20S HAS APPLIED TO THE LICENSING SECTION FOR VARIATION TO A PREMISES ...

Cannabis factory found in Willow Way in Potters Bar | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Police have discovered a cannabis factory with a crop worth around £95000 in Potters Bar.

Potters Bar Christmas tree lights switch-on 2018 with Oliver Dowden and mayor | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Over a thousand people are estimated to have turned out in Potters Bar on Saturday evening to see the community Christmas tree light up.

Vacant land near Potters Bar set to be turned into woodland  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A 37-acre stretch of land near Potters Bar could be turned into an area of open woodland which will serve as a buffer to the M25.

Potters Bar Rotary Club launches glam new Christmas sleigh since generator theft | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Potters Bar Rotary club has proved that you can steal their generator, but you can't take away their Christmas spirit.

Potters Bar best dressed Christmas house competition set to make the town sparkle | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Want to see Potters Bar get into the Christmas spirit? A group of locals are hoping to get as many festive entries as possible in their 'best-dressed house' ...

Superdrug opening date for new Potters Bar store | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Excited shoppers will be looking forward to picking up bath bombs, mascara and toiletries when a new shop opens this week in Potters Bar.

Potters Bar residents have their say on Hertsmere's Local Plan | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Proposals to build new homes in Potters Bar as part of Hertsmere's Local Plan have met with mixed reactions from residents.

Police investigate burglary in Homeswood Avenue, Cuffley | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A balaclava-clad burglar fled after being disturbed by a resident in Welwyn Hatfield.

Van break-in in Cranborne Road Potters Bar | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Police are investigating after would-be thieves smashed their way into a Mercedes in Potters Bar looking for valuables.

Cash box stolen from Potters Bar van - police investigating | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Police are investigating following a theft from a van in Potters Bar.

Flying Scotsman to steam back into Doncaster today – and here's where and when you can see it  Doncaster Today

World famous locomotive the Flying Scotsman is to steam back into its Doncaster birthplace later today.

Edinburgh Fringe photography exhibition to open in Potters Bar Healthfoods | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A photographer is holding an exhibition about the Edinburgh Fringe at one of Potters Bar's remaining independent shops.

Tesco Potters Bar apologises to woman with Huntingdon's Disease after sniffing her breath for booze | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A Potters Bar woman whose disability symptoms can be confused with drunkenness is angry after a Tesco manager smelled her breath - even though she ...

Potters Bar residents angered by tree vandalism | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Potters Bar residents have been angered by senseless vandalism in a residential street.

Potters Bar Christmas Tree lights switch-on 2018: when and where | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Potters Bar is looking forward to an extra-special switching on of the Christmas tree lights this year, after the community came together to keep the season ...

Police helicopter over Potters Bar after Willow Way fight | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

The police helicopter is out over Potters Bar and officers are on the ground following a fight in the town.

Potters Bar Golf Club ceases trading after 95 years  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Potters Bar Golf Club has ceased trading after nearly 100 years of operating in the town.

Damage to cars in Quakers Lane Potters Bar | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Police are investigating after bricks were thrown at parked cars in Potters Bar.

Family tribute to Potters Bar dad Michael Bates after tragic horse and cart accident | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

The family of a Potters Bar father-of-two have paid tribute to him after he died in a road accident while driving a horse and trap.

Crash on the M25 closes lane near Potters Bar | Hertfordshire traffic and motoring news  Welwyn Hatfield Times

An anti-clockwise lane of the M25 near to Potters Bar has been closed due to a road traffic collision.

Potters Bar residents can have their say on Hertsmere's Local Plan | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

People in Potters Bar will soon be invited to have their say on the next stage of housing development in Hertsmere.

Police investigate dog attack at Oakmere Park in Potters Bar | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Police are investigating a dog attack that happened in a Potters Bar park this morning.

Potters Bar Remembrance Service to mark 100 years since end of World War One | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

From Brownies to veterans, hundreds showed their respect at Potters Bar Remembrance *Service* to honour 100 years since the guns fell silent for World War ...

Two arrested in connection with Potters Bar vehicle thefts  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to steal vehicles in Hertsmere.

Break-in at Oakmere nursery school in Potters Bar | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Police are appealing for information after a Potters Bar nursery school was broken into overnight.

Hertsmere Labour reveals list of some of its candidates ahead of elections in May  Borehamwood Times

A Labour party has announced its first set of candidates ahead of a full council election this May.

Potters Bar Classic Bike and Car Show | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Enthusiasts and families flocked to the Potters Bar Classic Bike and Car Show to check out a number of new and vintage vehicles.

Potters Bar High Street at stand still following crash | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Buses and commuters are at a standstill in Potters Bar following a crash in the town centre.

Potters Bar Remembrance Day service and parade 2018 | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Everyone is being invited to honour troops and veterans during the Potters Bar Remembrance Day *service*.

Arrests in Tesco Mutton Lane car park after fight in Potters Bar | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A man in his 20s remains in hospital following a fight in Potters Bar yesterday afternoon.

Lane closures causing delays on M25 by Potters Bar | Hertfordshire traffic and motoring news  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A car crash is causing delays on the M25 by Potters Bar this evening.

Robert Aron jailed after Tesco petrol station fracas in Potters Bar | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A Potters Bar man has been jailed after attempting to drive away from a petrol station while dragging a security guard along with him.

Car smashed up while parked at Potters Bar Station  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A woman whose brand new car was destroyed in Potters Bar train station car park is appealing for witnesses to come forward.

Herts Cricket League: WGC looking for fourth straight Premier Division play-off crown  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Three-time play-off champions Welwyn Garden City will begin the hunt for a fourth straight Saracens Hertfordshire Cricket League Premier Division title on the ...

A1000 Bell Bar traffic delays and M25 delays at Potters Bar | Hertfordshire traffic and motoring news  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Herts County Council Highways is warning of unusually heavy traffic on the A1000 Great North Road in Welwyn Hatfield this morning.

Sainsbury's staff plant trees at Pope Paul Primary School in Potters Bar for Queen's Commonwealth Canopy | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Supermarket staff planted trees at a primary school in Potters Bar as part of a Commonwealth forest conservation project.

Burglaries in Potters Bar Hill Rise and Brackendale | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Police are investigating two burglaries which both happened on the same day in Potters Bar.

Potters Bar parents complain of not enough toddler trolleys at Tesco | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Tesco in Potters Bar has responded to parents who took them to task for not stocking enough double toddler trolleys.

Man charged over Elmroyd Avenue Potters Bar burglary | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A man has been charged following a burglary in Potters Bar on Saturday.

How Potters Bar MP Oliver Dowden will vote in Theresa May's confidence vote | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

The MP for Hertsmere has announced how he will vote in the forthcoming vote of no confidence today.

79-year-old targeted as part of scam in Potters Bar  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Police have warned residents to be vigilant after a 79-year-old woman was targeted as part of a telephone scam in Potters Bar.

Yarn bombing in Potters Bar destroyed by fire | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Potters Bar residents are fuming after one of the colourful creations by fundraising yarn bombers was set alight.

Four police cars and ambulance in Potters Bar after couple become confused | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Four police cars and an ambulance were called to a Potters Bar street today after an elderly couple got lost.

Eight arrested in connection with drugs, weapons and conspiracy to steal in Potters Bar  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Police in Potters Bar have swooped on eight suspects in connection with planning to steal vehicles, and drugs and weapons offences, in a covert operation.

Carpetright closure date for Potters Bar store | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Carpetright has announced a closing date for its store in Potters Bar.

New bosses making slow but steady progress at Potters Bar Town  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Potters Bar Town's management team of Scott Cousins and Lee O'Leary are loving life their new roles at the Pakex Stadium and say progress has already been ...

Potters Bar WWI and WWII war memorial to be refurbished | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Plans are afoot to revive a Potters Bar monument that pays tribute to those who served in the First and Second World Wars.

Potters Bar students excel in Bebras Challenge | Education  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Lochinver House Year 7 pupil Robin Gilbert placed among the best in the recent UK Bebras Challenge and progressed to the second stage, which will be held ...

Cars damaged and stamped on in Potters Bar spree | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

At 10.29pm yesterday (September 18), police were called to a clubhouse on Mutton Lane to a report that a white Citroen Berlingo and a grey Peugeot 308 had ...

Potters Bar Town in race against time to raise money that will save Bostik Premier League status  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Potters Bar Town have just over four months to upgrade their Pakex Stadium ground or face relegation from the Bostik Premier League.

Fly-tipping in Potters Bar Coopers Lane Road is ruining area | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Fly-tipping that is ruining an idyllic landscape in Potters Bar is sparking outrage with residents.

Person hit by train between Potters Bar and Stevenage  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Police and paramedics are on the scene at Hatfield Station after a person has been hit by a train.

Potters Bar Bowls Club celebrate successful year with glitzy dinner  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Potters Bar Bowls Club held their annual presentation dinner after another successful year.

Yarn bombers decorating post boxes in Potters Bar, Brookmans Park, Barnet need fundraising support | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Yarn bombers decorating post boxes in Potters Bar and other areas are appealing for fundraising support from the community.

Potters Bar Christ Church Little Heath anniversary celebrations in pictures | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A Potters Bar church marked its 125th anniversary with a concert, barn dance and cake.

Trish Hadden starts Potters Bar Residents' Association group | Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield News  Welwyn Hatfield Times

A Potters Bar mum is encouraging residents to form a group in a bid to fight crime, support youths and tackle other issues the town faces.

Long delays on M25 between Potters Bar and St Albans  Welwyn Hatfield Times

There are hour-long delays on the M25 between Potters Bar and St Albans following a “HGV shed load incident” this morning (September 11).

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