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Will craterous Queensway be earmarked for improvement if council wins government pothole bid?
Herts County Council has confirmed it will be bidding for a share of a 168 million pothole fund to repair damaged roads across the county.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
Affordable town centre flats? You can bank on that
As well as completely refurbishing the former offices, Hightown will add an additional floor to the building, which overlooks the Water Gardens and Marlowes.
Clock ticking if you want to enter awards
Entrepreneurs from across the county have until next Thursday, May 1, to enter this year's FSB Hertfordshire Business Awards.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Schools news round up
Henry VIII used Ashridge as one of his favourite hunting domains and Elizabeth I lived at Ashridge house as a young girl.
Challenge Yourself: A special curry night thank you
A big thank you to all who supported the Volunteer Centre Dacorum curry night and to Sitar restaurant of Boxmoor for providing delicious food.
Clubs and Community round up
Our speakers programme for 2014-15 kicks off with Leslie Barker's How we got to Wing: Its Saxon Church in context on May 21. Leslie is an architect based in Tring.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Speaker's Corner: Working together must not be underestimated
When I am asked to describe the job of the police and crime commissioner, I say that that it is all in the name - but it's the "and crime" part that probably needs a closer look.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Prestigious black and gold plaques to adorn Old Town historical sites ...
Dacorum Borough Council has submitted eight applications for a series of heritage plaques to be placed on some of the High Street's oldest and most interesting buildings, all of which are either Grade II or Grade II* listed.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Preferred school allocations across Herts are on the up, but...
More than 94 per cent of Herts children have been allocated a place at one of their preferred schools this year, despite a large increase in the number of applications.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
UPDATED: County division boundaries are set to change by 2015 - so make your views count
The county council representative for one of Herts' smallest divisions is urging voters to help shape new electoral boundaries for the area's 77 political spaces.
High Street will not be a stop for fourth annual Spirit of Dacorum car tour
Hopes that the fourth annual Spirit of Dacorum car tour would pass through Hemel Hempstead's Old Town have been dashed as the road will not be suitable for the vintage vehicles in time.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
'We will never forget him and the courage he showed' - friends...
Today marks 26 years since an off-duty police officer was killed as he tried to foil an armed robbery on a bank security van in Hemel Hempstead.
Friendly funds will help pastor patrols extend to Saturday as well as Friday nights
Street Pastors Kerry Anne Cooper, Mike Wallis and Owen Cooper receive a cheque from Janet Allum at The Grand Union branch of the Oddfellows Hemel Hempstead's growing band of street pastors have been given another welcome funding boost to support their extension to Saturday as well as Friday nights in the town.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Queen invited to Dacorum as Dacorum hospice chief picks up MBE medal
A charity chief has now collected her MBE medal from Queen Elizabeth II - and, while she was at it, invited the monarch to visit Dacorum.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Drivers at risk as trash dumped in countryside spot for second time in a fortnight
Hazard: All of this rubbish was dumped next to Holtsmere End Lane, which runs alongside Woodhall Farm.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Speaker's Corner: Tour of Britain coup will be a wheely great...
Since I began my new role, I have put aside time to allow me to meet as many residents, voluntary and community groups, local businesses, investors, partner organisations, staff and ward councillors as possible.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Taxi spot check reveals damaged vehicles and out-of-date fire extinguishers
Six out of the 18 taxis stopped in the borough were found to have faults, including damaged bodywork and out-of-date fire extinguishers.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Dacorum supporting officers show why they're Special during national police showcase
A national initiative to highlight the work of Special Constables saw most of Hertfordshire's 410-strong team out in force over the weekend.
Put your pedal to the metal if you want to join this year's Spirit of Dacorum car tour
It's time for classic car owners to get into gear for the fourth annual Spirit of Dacorum tour, which is just weeks away.