Police warn heroin users after recent death in Watford
Two men have been charged with conspiracy to defraud after an elderly Rickmansworth woman was conned out of a large amount of money in a phone scam.
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Mon Mar 03, 2014
1966 - one local baby gets the chance of a golden start
There is a A 5 start in life in store for a local baby. Rickmansworth and Chorleywood Savings Committee is celebrating the golden jubilee of the savings movement by setting aside an amount of A 5 for the baby or babies born in its area on March 1. Babies in Croxley Green, Mill End, Maple Cross and West Hyde will be included.
A large quantity of jewellery was stolen during a burglary in Rickmansworth last week.
Criminals broke into a property in Halifax Road between 2.15pm and 4pm on Friday, February 28 by smashing a glass panel in the back door.
Appeal launched against 'overbearing' home extension plan
An appeal has been launched against Three Rivers' decision to refuse planning permission for an extension on a Rickmansworth house.
Ten Rickmansworth pupils performed to patients at a Watford hospice during a "rewarding" visit.
The young singers had written lyrics to The Hospice Song, which were then applied to the music of Bruno Mars' The Lazy Song.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Kings Langley station: man dies after being hit by train
Officers from Rickmansworth and the British Transport Police attended the incident at the station, in Station Road, at 7.40pm.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Three Rivers flood 'emergency plan' must be looked at, say politicians
Whose "responsibility" it is to protect residents from flooding in Three Rivers needs to be examined, politicians unanimously agreed last night.
Third application submitted to demolish 'popular' Rickmansworth hotel
Proposals to transform Long Island Exchange, in Victoria Close, into 27 flats and four houses were discussed by Three Rivers District Council 's planning meeting on Thursday.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Trust achieves environmental certification
A charitable trust has achieved the internationally recognised ISO 14001:2004, establishing it as one of the leaders in its field for its environmental policy.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Uxbridge Road in Rickmansworth closed by burst water main
The water is at least a a foot deep, and is gushing from a large hole in the tarmac by the Mill End pumping station, next to Drayton Ford.
Uxbridge Road closure: water main repairs to last until 'evening'
Repairs to a burst water main, which closed a main road in Rickmansworth, are expected to last until this evening.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Appeal to trace owners of horses found in field
Three Rivers District Council is trying to trace the owners of three horses who were found in a Rickmansworth field on Monday.
Police discover 200 cannabis plants in Rickmansworth house
A man from Nottinghamshire has been arrested after motorists reported seeing someone driving a van "naked and erratically" on the M1 motorway near Watford.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Community centre gets make over from Prince's Trust team
A team from The Prince's Trust has completed a two week community challenge redecorating the art room and dining area at Parkgate Community Centre in Southwold Road, Watford, home of the charity DRUM .
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Man died in Rickmansworth marshland after all-day drinking binge
A man's body was discovered metres from his Rickmansworth boat after he fell in marshland following a day of heavy drinking, an inquest heard.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Sinkhole forces homes evacuation
Three homes had to be evacuated after a 25ft-wide sinkhole opened in a street in North Yorkshire.
St Albans & Harpenden Review: Overhead problems cause First Capital Connect cancellations
Train bosses First Capital Connect have been criticised for 'treating St Albans passengers like dirt' after reduced services due to flooding have caused major delays and disruptions throughout the day.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Family wins payout after Rickmansworth grandfather's asbestos death
The family of a Rickmansworth grandfather who died of asbestos-related cancer said they are "relieved" that they have "secured justice for him" after receiving a five-figure settlement from a Watford company he worked for in the 1950s.
Floods: council chief criticised over sandbag remarks
Conservative Councillor David Sansom , who represents flood-hit Rickmansworth, was angered by Steven Halls' dismissive response about what plans the council has to help protect residents' properties from future floods.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Three Rivers District Council's chairman will be hosting a charity quiz next month.
Councillor Les Mead will be holding the event on Thursday, March 6 at 7pm at Three Rivers House, in Northway, Rickmansworth.