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1 hr ago | Tring Today

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

Hemel Online

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.

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Berkhamsted Today

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.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Berkhamsted Today

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.

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Berkhamsted Today

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.

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Related Topix: Hertfordshire County, England, United Kingdom, Life, Charity

Hemel Online

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.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Berkhamsted Today

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.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Hemel Online

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.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Berkhamsted Today

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.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Berkhamsted Today

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.

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Berkhamsted Today

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.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Berkhamsted Today

Would you stay in a penthouse suite overlooking the A41? Planning...

Hemel Hempstead could soon see a new 38-bedroom hotel with a penthouse suite built near the entrance to the A41.

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Tring Today

'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.

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Berkhamsted Today

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.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Tring Today

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.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Berkhamsted Today

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.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Berkhamsted Today

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.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Watford Observer

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.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Berkhamsted Today

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.

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Tring Today

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.

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