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Living Magazines Items recovered near Redbourn

Do You Recognise These Items?

Police are releasing images of several items which were recovered near Redbourn this week, in the hopes of reuniting them with their rightful owners. The items were discovered in the Hempstead Road area on Friday 20 January and are suspected to have been stolen. Detective Constable Andy Simms, from the Local Crime Unit, said: ‘Our […]

Living Magazines Shawshank Redemption Prod

The Shawshank Redemption is Taking to the Stage

Starring Joe Absolom and Ben Onwukwe, the play based on Stephen King’s 1982 novella Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption, will be entertaining audiences at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre from Mon 3-Sat 8 April. Adapted by Owen O’Neill and Dave Johns, this thrilling stage production examines desperation, injustice, friendship and hope behind the claustrophobic bars of a […]

Living Magazines Distraction theft

Warning Signs for Dacorum Shop Car Parks

Police warning signs – urging shoppers to be on their guard – will be appearing in Dacorum car parks following a spike in distraction thefts, where elderly shoppers were targeted by thieves in supermarket car parks. There have been a number of incidents recently, including one at Sainsbury’s in Apsley, and a second at Waitrose […]

Living Magazines Christmas Tree Recycling Day

Recycling Day a Tree-mendous Success

More than 6,000 Christmas trees were recycled free of charge at Dacorum Borough Council’s chipping points on Sunday 8 January. On the annual recycling day, which has been running in Dacorum for 27 years, residents were invited to take their real Christmas trees to one of three locations – at Cupid Green Depot in Hemel […]

Living Magazines PCC David Lloyd with police officers

Force Supports Neighbourhood Policing Week

The spotlight will be on the force’s Safer Neighbourhood Teams from Monday 23 January for the second national Neighbourhood Policing Week of Action. Policing operations have been planned throughout the week, and the teams will be taking to the force’s local social media accounts to highlight the work they do to help keep communities safe. […]

Living Magazines Herts Museums Object of the Year

Vote for your Favourite Museums Object of the Year 2023

What have a mobile phone, a giant toe and Gordon the gopher got in common? They are all after your vote as interesting objects nominated by one of the county’s museums, to become the Hertfordshire Object of the Year 2023. There are 14 unusual items to choose from and the winning object is up to […]

Living Magazines Madama Butterfly

Ukrainian National Opera presents Puccini’s Madama Butterfly

For the first time ever the Ukrainian National Opera® is touring the UK from 9 February to 5 April 2023. Coming all the way from Dnipro, Ukraine, this opera company, featuring an impressive cast and accompanied by a large live orchestra comprising over thirty musicians, will première the timeless Madama Butterfly opera this season. If […]

Living Magazines Your Amazing Brain

Your Amazing Brain Lectures at Discover Bucks Museum

Ever wondered what your brain looks like in pictures, or how it changes over time? Want to know how your brain makes decisions or find out how our brains have evolved? Discover the answers to all these questions plus much more in 6 lectures from scientists at the University of Oxford. These lectures form part […]

Police help local community

Appeal for Witnesses after Criminal Damage in Berkhamsted

Police are appealing for witnesses and information following criminal damage in Berkhamsted. The incident occurred between 12.30-1am on Saturday 17 December at The Lounge on the High Street. It is reported that a group of men caused damage to a decorative display at the front of the premises, leading to a glass window being smashed. […]

Living Magazines Midge Ure

Midge Ure to play Aylesbury in April 2023

Following the overwhelming response to 2019’s ‘The 1980 Tour’, Midge Ure & Band Electronica are delighted to finally return to the road in 2023 with the ‘Voice & Visions’ tour, celebrating 40 years since the release of Ultravox’s Rage In Eden and Quartet albums. At the start of 1981, Ultravox were laying their claim to be one of […]