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Save the Date for the Hospice Garden Party

The stunning grounds of Ashridge House will provide the backdrop for The Hospice of St Francis’ ever popular annual Garden Party on Sunday 23 June, with a special party atmosphere in store as the charity celebrates its milestone 40th birthday. In 40 years the Hospice has grown from supporting 20 people a year to over […]

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Beechwoods on the Road

It’s the time of year when Beechwoods goes on the road! Easter weekend brings the traditional start to the season of fairs, fetes and shows; here is a reminder of the first few in the calendar: Easter weekend: Redbourn Easter Craft Fair 4 May: Longwick (Nr Princes Risborough) Village May fair 6 May: Aldbury May Fair […]

Living Magazines Herts Open Studios

Herts Open Studios 2019 Call for Artists and Venues

From 7th-29th September 2019, Herts Open Studios again brings artists, artisans, and art-lovers together for 3 weeks of inspiration, discovery and rich opportunity with art into the heart of our communities across Hertfordshire. Established almost 30 years ago, it’s a popular and well-established part of the Hertfordshire annual art calendar. All professional and amateur visual […]

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Volunteers Needed at Local Homelessness Charity

A local volunteer is sharing his experience at homelessness charity Emmaus Hertfordshire to encourage others to get involved to support the local cause. Emmaus Hertfordshire provides a supportive environment for as long as needed and meaningful work in its six second-hand shops across the county for 39 people who have experienced homelessness and social exclusion. […]

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Family Fun Activities At The Marlowes This Easter

The Marlowes Shopping Centre in Hemel Hempstead is planning a whole array of exciting activities for the entire family to enjoy in the build-up to and during Easter. Shoppers are invited to come along and take part in craft events and competitions, with a variety of prizes being won on a daily basis. So put […]

Living Magazines Chilterns Samaritans Cycle Sportive

Chilterns Samaritans Cycle Sportive

Have you wondered what goes on in the building close to Amersham Station? Your local Samaritans branch is manned by trained volunteer listeners 7 days/week. Those in need of support can ring 116 123 or call in personally. The Samaritans listen, whatever is going on in your life. Relationship/family issues, loss/bereavement, financial worries, job-related stress, […]

Tring Living Magazine Much Ado About Nothing

Much Ado About Nothing in Tring

Local theatre company Drama Impact will be following up last year’s well-received tour of A Midsummer Night’s Dream with an open-air production of Shakespeare’s comedy Much Ado About Nothing. The tour will take in some ten venues including ‘Keats house’, Hampstead; St Paul’s Walden Bury; Charlton House, Greenwich; The Orchard Tea Rooms, Cambridge and the RSC at Stratford […]

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Don’t Forget the Tring Together Spring Fayre

The Tring Spring Fayre is coming soon and this year it’s bigger and better! There are now 3 weeks of activities to encourage Tring residents to get active after the winter months. There will be walks, yoga, and exercise taster sessions, Quiz night, Fashion show, FOTCH Family Fun Day, Aldbury May Fair and more! Plus […]

Living Magazines Silent 999

Hertfordshire residents reminded of Silent 999 call facility

Hertfordshire residents are being alerted to an emergency call service – Make Yourself Heard – which enables callers in danger to silently raise the alarm. The Silent Solution system prompts 999 callers to press 55 on their mobile phones to signify to the operator that they are unable to talk for fear of being overheard […]

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Tony Juniper Urges Herts Residents To Stand Up For A Wilder Future

In a talk hosted by Herts & Middlesex Wildlife Trust and the University of Hertfordshire, environmentalist and campaigner Tony Juniper argued that the UK can become a world leader in environmental legislation but has to act now. He pointed out that a major issue alongside climate change is the decimation of wildlife – almost singularly […]

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Leveraging Investment in Hertfordshire

The Hemel Hempstead Business Ambassadors gathered on Thursday 21 March to learn more about the vision and aspirations of the Hertfordshire Innovation Quarter (IQ), which comprises 3 million sqft of new commercial development between now and 2032, along with an introduction to Thrive Homes and its developments in the area. The meeting took place at […]