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Herts residents targeted by sextortion scam

Police are issuing advice after a dozen Hertfordshire residents received scam emails since the beginning of April. The victims received emails claiming to have evidence that they had visited sites featuring adult content. The messages claim that the scammer was in control of the victim’s internet devices, including cameras, enabling them to record what the […]

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Rothschild House Group Practice News

Prescriptions For patients who usually collect their prescriptions at Pitstone Surgery, these are now being sent directly to Windmill Pharmacy in Ivinghoe. Soon, all prescriptions will be issued electronically, called EPS. This means paper prescription slips will no longer need to be sent from the surgery to the patient’s choice of pharmacy, they will be […]

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Appeal following burglary near Tring

Officers are investigating following a burglary at a farm in Gubblecote, near Tring. Between 11pm on Sunday 26 April and 7.30am on Monday 27 April, offender(s) broke into several outbuildings at College Farm on Wingrave Road. They stole a pressure washer and a large quantity of pre-packaged chicken meat, labelled ‘Potash Farm Foods’. PC Sarah […]

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Design a Can Competition

We’ve teamed up with ‘Every Can Counts’ to bring you the chance to win a Nintendo Switch! Every Can Counts is currently running a national competition for kids (and big kids!) across the nation to design their own can, with the chance to win a Nintendo Switch. Aiming to raise awareness of recycling, the competition […]

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Spring security for homes and gardens

Hertfordshire Constabulary is advising residents to make sure their gardens, sheds and garages are secure this spring. As the weather starts to become warmer, people confined to home are spending a lot of time in their gardens using gardening tools and leisure equipment, which are often left out or stored in outbuildings. Burglars tend to […]

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Local Good Deeds

There are so many good deeds being done locally around Berkhamsted and Tring, we just wanted to share a few of them with you here… Covid 19 Mutual Support Group A Facebook group was set up for Berkhamsted called the Covid 19 Mutual Support Group. Set up by Jon Russell and Lisa Hartley on Friday […]

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Can I call in a plumber or decorator during lockdown?

Many tradespeople are self-employed and have been hit hard by the lockdown. But the good news is that they can still provide their services to customers, as long as you all follow the rules. The rules around lockdown are not always clear, but it has become apparent that original government guidance on tradespeople working in […]

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Tring’s Running Bingo Challenge

Running and bingo are hobbies that aren’t usually associated together. But the Running Bingo challenge has been keeping local Tring runners connected while they’re not able to physically run together. When the lockdown struck, members of the Tring Running Club knew they wanted to stick together as a community. In the BC (Before Corona) era, […]

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Advice to Parents and Carers

Our thanks to Neighbourhood Watch for this update. This is a challenging time for parents and children particularly if children are unwell and you are worried. It can be difficult to know what to do – if you should ring 111, take them to a GP, or attend the Emergency Department. The attached RCPCH guidance […]

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The Pepper Foundation

Our thanks to The Pepper Foundation for the following news. The Pepper Foundation is a small local charity raising money to help fund children’s hospice at home nursing care in Hertfordshire and Buckinghamshire. The funds we raise support nurses providing specialist paediatric care for children with life-limiting or life-threatening conditions. Care is provided free of […]

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Rothschild House Group News

Our thanks to the Tring & Pitstone Patient Participation Group for the following update. Practice News The partners and staff of Rothschild House Group would like to extend their thanks and gratitude to Chiltern Academy, Tring School, Beechwood Park School, Berkhamsted School and Chilfest for providing their surgeries with much needed PPE during this time. […]

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Free online antenatal sessions

Two local midwives, a mother and daughter team, Debbie and Emma Trollope have tweaked their business PBB events to offer pregnant women free online antenatal sessions. The hope is that they will help pregnant women who have been unable to access their antenatal classes due to the lockdown. They also feel the sessions offer an […]