Challenge Yourself: Mencap volunteers will be shot at as reward for fundraising
A team of five spent two hours packing shopping for customers at M&S and raised a brilliant A 78 for Volunteer Centre Dacorum.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Heritage: Pottery excavations at Cow Roast
Work continued for four years in an orchard near the Cow Roast Inn, then for three years at the marina and then later on land adjacent to the Cow Roast Inn.
A selection of your opinions from this week's Gazette.
In response to the letter in The Gazette 20 August raising concerns that I, as Leader of Dacorum Borough Council, have been keeping our residents in the dark about money we have lost.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
An artist's impression of the new 100-bed hotel
Villagers fighting against controversial plans to redevelop a hotel in Bovingdon are in it "for the long haul" after the council set its latest decision date.
Old Town store takes root
The Tea Tree is a vintage-inspired tea room created by Dacorum's Den winner Lisa Westwood, who was given A 2,000 of funding by 'dragons' from the borough council and Maylands Partnership to turn her dream business into a reality.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Co-op unveils fresh new look
Adeyfield's Co-operative store has reopened after a 370,000 refit -and celebrated the good news with balloons, giveaways and a visit from the mayor.
Parking fines to deal with disruption during town regeneration works
Parking wardens will be imposing no parking rules in front of dropped kerbs and on raised areas of the road in Hemel Hempstead town centre from Monday.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Borehamwood and Elstree Times
Five community navigators will be appointed to guide the public to the correct health services.
Jointly funded by the Herts Valleys Clinical Commissioning Group and Hertfordshire County Council, and working in partnership with the voluntary sector, five community navigators will be appointed to guide the public to the correct health services.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Museum bid for funding gets the backing of council chiefs
After 30 years of planning, the Dacorum Heritage Trust is one step closer to opening a museum and art gallery dedicated to the borough.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Cashing in on development with new straight forward levy charge
The way developers pay towards new facilities and infrastructure to help cope with the impact of new homes is set to change from next April.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Vox Pop: What do you make of proposals to extend Crossrail services into Dacorum?
'It can only be a good thing and bring more people into Dacorum to spend money, and also help people cut travel times.'
Fri Aug 22, 2014
'When will litterbugs leave our countryside alone?' Flytippers target rural lane again
The prolific flytippers that plague Dacorum's countryside lanes have struck again, returning recently to one of their favourite dumping grounds.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Town centre church demolished after 124 years
A church which has graced Hemel Hempstead's town centre for 124 years is being torn down to make way for new developments at the site.
Well done again, Dacorum students! This week, you've done really well in your GCSEs
The evidence suggests Dacorum students have once again performed brilliantly in their exams - this week scoring some tip top results in their GCSEs.
It's our turn now! Will GCSE pupils echo last week's A Level success?
It's that time of year again for pupils anxiously waiting to hear how they got in their GCSE exams.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
What a load of rubbish: Dacorum flytipping reports on the up
There were 880 reports of the crime - which is punishable by up to a year in prison and a A 50,000 fine - in the 2011 to 2012 financial year.
Have a really wild time at Monday's Berkhamsted Lions Summer Fete
A really wild time will be on offer for the entire family at this year's Berkhamsted Lions Summer Fete.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Bull pub to be turned into homes
Removal Of Existing Timber Boards And Replacing With Foiled Woodgrain Effect Upvc Boards.
Opticians' mobility donation is a sight to behold
Town centre optician SpecSavers has given a turbo-boost to a Community Action Dacorum-run scheme which helps those with mobility problems scoot around the shops.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
The transformation begins! Work starts on town 'evolution' plans
Put the date in your diary, folks... Monday is the day work begins on transforming Hemel Hempstead's town centre.