Tue Jul 22, 2014
Survey launched to find out how to stay healthy in Borehamwood and Potters Bar
The borough council is calling for the public to answer some questions about healthy living in order to shape its new Health and Wellbeing strategy.
Hertsmere Borough Council has launched a survey to help promote healthy living in the borough.
The borough council, which covers Borehamwood, Elstree and Potters Bar, is calling for the public to answer questions about healthy living in order to shape its new health and wellbeing strategy.
Subsidised bus services could be scrapped by a council to save money.
Hertfordshire County Council, which subsidises bus routes in Borehamwood, Elstree and Potters Bar, is proposing to withdraw funding to routes across the county that run after 6.30pm and on Sundays.
Funding for bus services could be withdrawn
A consultation has now been launched to find out how much money bus users want the council to spend on the 119 services in the county.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Premature baby born 12 weeks early was so small her mother dressed...
Ukrainian president says HIS forces did not fire on Malaysian Airlines plane MH17 shot down with 295 people on board 'by ground-to-air missile' at 33,000ft over Russian separatist enclave Premature baby born 12 weeks early was so small her mother dressed her in a teddy bear's clothes to avoid suffocation A premature baby who was born 12 weeks early ... (more)
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Volunteers were given tips on how to improve climate change for people living in Kenya.
Charity CAFOD, which aims to tackle poverty and injustice across the world, invited people from its Barnet and Potters Bar group to hear more about its work.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Hertsmere Borough Council will meet this week to discuss its electoral cycle.
The council, which includes Borehamwood and Potters Bar, is due to meet on Wednesday evening to discuss the way that its councillors are elected into office.
Children stepped back in time and straight into Shakespeare plays during their English lessons.
Year 4 pupils from The Wroxham School, in Wroxham Gardens, Potters Bar, got to know the life and tumultuous times of the 15th century playright.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Steed's stamping ground: The stunning home that's starred in The...
Steed's stamping ground: The stunning home that's starred in The Avengers and EastEnders - and hides a dramatic secret of its own When Caroline Howkins bought her stunning Georgian house Rabley Park eight years ago, she had no inkling of its fascinating film and TV history.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
A chef got out of the kitchen to raise money for charity by hosting a quiz night.
He held his latest charity night on Saturday, June 14 at Elm Court Youth and Community Centre, in Mutton Lane.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Borehamwood and Elstree Times
County-wide strikes had 'minimal impact' on services
Union members across the country from UNISON, UNITE, the National Union of Teachers and the Fire Brigades Union took part in industrial action over issues with pay today.
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A woman hopes to prove you don't need hair to be feminine when she shaves her head for charity.
Alexia Karageorghis, of Dove Lane, Potters Bar, is showing her support for Macmillan Cancer Care and mental health charity Mind, while her curls will also be turned into a wig for a young cancer patient.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Fears planned dump closure could to lead to fly-tipping surge in Bushey
Residents are concerned that plans to close recycling sites and reduce opening hours by 44 percent will cause increased flytipping.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Find out about Borehamwood and Potters Bar's mental health services provider at AGM
The Hertfordshire University Partnership Foundation Trust, which includes Borehamwood and Potters Bar, would like to invite members of the community to attend its Annual General Meeting next week.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Borehamwood and Elstree Times
Councillors put estimated journey times to the test in protest against recycling centre closure
FAQs released to coincide with the consultation state that during off peak hours, it would take 15 minutes to drive the 7.7 miles to the Potters Bar centre, rising to 28 minutes one-way during peak hours.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
'She will be sadly missed': Tributes paid to a well-loved taekwondo instructor
Tributes have been paid to a dedicated taekwondo instructor who continued practising martial arts in her hospital bed just days before she lost her battle with cancer.
A group of power workers organised a variety of fundraising activities in aid of Prostate Cancer UK.
Staff at UK Power Networks offices in Darkes Lane, Potters Bar, raised A 320 for the charity by holding a dress down day including games and a cake sale.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
St Albans mechanic, Gareth Smith, overcomes fear of needles to become ...
It's the image that's taking the tattoo world by storm - and it would never have happened if St Albans mechanic Gareth Smith's name hadn't been pulled out the hat.