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  1. If birds in a truck fly, does the truck get lighter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | New Scientist

    It's an urban myth that had US TV show Mythbusters weighing a truck full of pigeons on a scale and getting them to fly. Now it seems there's some truth to the idea that a truck driver carrying a cargo of birds can lighten the load by making the birds fly.

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  2. Ken Morley keeps his head down as he leaves London after being...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Daily Mail

    Stony faced Ken Morley keeps his head down as he leaves London after being thrown out of Celebrity Big Brother house for racial and anti-women insults Morley also sparked outrage for asking 'What's wrong with looking at some of the best a**** in the world?' when questioned over lewd behaviour Former Coronation Street star Ken Morley did his best to blend with early morning commuters on Tuesday morning - less than 24-hours after being booted out of the Celebrity Big Brother house. The 71-year-old was given his marching orders by show bosses for his repeated use of 'unacceptable language' during a five day stay at the purpose built Elstree compound.

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  3. The Ladykillers coming to Welwyn Garden City theatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Crow

    Adapted for the stage by Graham Linehan, the creator of Father Ted, the black comedy can be seen at the Barn Theatre from Friday, January 16 to Saturday, January 24. * See next week's Welwyn Hatfield Times, out Wednesday, for a full preview of The Ladykillers at the Barn Theatre. Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments.

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  4. Dance music festival returns to Hatfield this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Crow

    After a sell-out 2014 event, Hatfield Park will play host to more than 10,000 revellers at the UK's biggest celebration of underground house and techno. However, the EE crew will be pulling out all the stops, extending tickets to 12,000, adding an eighth stage, and introducing exciting new promoter partnerships, woodland wonderlands to rave in, more chill-out space to laze in the sunshine, plus an after-party closer to the venue for those that don't want the fun to end.

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  5. Fifty Shades Of Grey Poster Banned For Being Too KinkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    The big screen adaptation of E.L. James' Fifty Shades of Grey is surely going to be at the center of a good deal of controversy between now and its release in theaters this February - but the most recent case comes to us from England, where a risque promotion for the movie has caused a bit of a stir. To promote the fact that tickets are now on sale to see Fifty Shades of Grey , the Welwyn Garden City cinema in Hertfordshire, UK posted a large banner outside of their theater promoting the movie, but, according to the Welwyn Hatfield Times , public outcry has led to the advertisement being pulled down.

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  6. Lord Brocket sends removal vans to his estate in bid to retrieve art and antiquesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Aristocratic bad boy Lord Brocket has failed in his latest attempt to seize A 2million worth of antiques and artworks from his family home. The controversial peer sent a fleet of removal vans to Brocket Hall in Hertfordshire, claiming he has a legal right to remove the valuables from the building.

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  7. Tesco Christmas shopping hours and New Year opening timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Crow

    Major Tesco stores will be open until 7pm on Christmas Eve for shoppers to buy food and gifts, with shops shut on Christmas Day. Here are the Christmas and New Year shopping opening times for the Tesco stores in Hatfield, Welwyn Garden City, Welwyn, Cuffley, Potters Bar and Stevenage, Hertfordshire, over the 2014 festive period.

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  8. Clubs and Community: Capacity crowd for festive concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Tring Today

    A concert with two choirs and an orchestra filled St. John's Church in Boxmoor to capacity on Saturday December 6. Dacorum Community Choir, Melodia Boys and Girls, from Neu Isenburg, Hemel's twin town in Germany, and performers from the Dacorum Youth Orchestra came together in a performance in aid of DENS, Hemel's homeless charity. Rufus Frowde, who opened the event with an organ solo, Toccata on Veni Emmanuel by Andrew Carter, compered the event and conducted the Dacorum choir and the youth orchestra while Melodia Boys and Girls were conducted by Oliver Seiler.

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  9. Christmas opening hours in Hatfield, Welwyn Garden City and Potters BarRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Crow

    There are just six shopping days left to Christmas. Here are the opening hours for major stores and supermarket chains in Hatfield, Welwyn Garden City and Potters Bar, Hertfordshire, over the 2014 Christmas and New Year holiday period.

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  10. Tesco Christmas opening hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Crow

    Here are the Christmas and New Year shopping opening times for the Tesco stores in Hatfield, Welwyn Garden City, Welwyn, Cuffley, Potters Bar and Stevenage, Hertfordshire, over the 2014 festive holiday period. Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments.

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  11. Iceland Christmas shopping opening timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Crow

    Here are the 2014 Christmas and New Year shopping opening times for the Iceland stores in Hatfield and Welwyn Garden City, and the frozen food chain's branches in Stevenage, St Albans, Hertfordshire, Borehamwood and Barnet. Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments.

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  12. Would-be scam victims praised for vigilanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Tring Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Potential victims to Hertfordshire's ongoing phone scam have been praised for saying no to con-artists as the cruel practice continues.

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  13. Application to build more than 300 homes on St Albans Green Belt refusedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Stalbans Review

    Oaklands College submitted the application to St Albans District Council to build 348 homes on farmland off Sandpit Lane, beyond the Verulam School Playing fields. At a St Albans district council planning referrals committee meeting, Oaklands College was told that no special circumstances existed to warrant taking land out of the Green Belt.

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  14. Deputy Mayor of Welwyn Hatfield and online-giving site offer support to charitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Stalbans Review

    The Deputy Mayor of Welwyn Hatfield and an ethical online-giving site have teamed up to support charities in the area and the community. Golden Giving and Deputy Mayor of Welwyn Hatfield Councillor Lynne Sparks, who is also the charity patron, created a well-received "Hatfield Corporate Social Responsibility fair" on Friday, December 5, which gave charities the opportunity to promote their work and further develop relationships with their local community.

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  15. Giant galactic gas 'blow out' seen for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | New Scientist

    It's the galactic equivalent of steam shooting out of a pressure cooker. For the first time, a colourful jet of gas has been spotted being forced out of a galaxy - by just the pressure of stars forming at the galactic centre.

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  16. Giant galactic gas 'blow out' seen for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | New Scientist

    It's the galactic equivalent of steam shooting out of a pressure cooker. For the first time, a colourful jet of gas has been spotted being forced out of a galaxy - by just the pressure of stars forming at the galactic centre.

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  17. Peter Mills-Coles died from major internal injuries after falling off his bikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Schoolboy, 8, died after he fell off his bike while speeding down a hill at 31mph as he played after class A schoolboy died from major internal injuries after falling off a bike while speeding down a hill at 31mph as he played with friends after school, an inquest heard today. Peter Mills-Coles, eight, was sent flying when he lent over to steer around a corner and his right pedal hit the ground on a residential street in Borehamwood, Hertfordshire.

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  18. Rock tribute to The Rolling Stones coming to Welwyn Garden City theatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Crow

    The Rollin' Clones' show at the Hawthorne Theatre on Saturday, November 29 will be a Welwyn Hatfield homecoming for two of the band's members. WGC's Alex Larke is the group's Mick Jagger, with former Hatfield resident Aaron Clarke the other half of the Clones' version of The Glimmer Twins.

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  19. Sidel relocates to a bigger office in the UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | BeverageDaily

    Sidel has relocated its UK office from Hatfield to Welwyn Garden City, in Hertfordshire, to better serve its customers in the UK and Ireland. The Europe and Central Asia team has moved to a larger, refurbished office, which is 400mA2, and supports all sales and customer service departments.

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  20. Eisai Inc. Doubles Down On U.K. Packaging Plant With ??8 Million...Read the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | BioSpace

    Eisai Inc. Doubles Down On U.K. Packaging Plant With A 8 Million Investment; Boost Employment By 10% November 26, 2014 By Riley McDermid , BioSpace.com Breaking News Editor Japanese biopharma firm Eisai will invest more than A 8 million into a new facility in Hatfield, England and increase employment there by 10 percent, as it expands its EMEA Knowledge Centre at the site to focus on investigational compound lenvatinib for the treatment of advanced thyroid cancer. Eisai established the A 100 million EKC in Hatfield in June 2009 as a way to consolidate its European research, clinical development, production, marketing and EMEA headquarters.

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