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Images released after fish poaching in Water End

Police investigating the poaching of fish from the River Gade near Hemel Hempstead have released images of two men they would like to speak to as part of their enquiries. It happened off the Leighton Buzzard Road in Water End just before 5.45pm on Sunday 19 April. Two people were seen fishing and removing several […]

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Coronavirus testing in Hertfordshire expanded

Updated information as of 27 May can be read here. This week the COVID-19 testing service in Hertfordshire has been expanded to include even more people who may have developed coronavirus. From Monday 18 May, the government extended the criteria for COVID-19 testing. Now anyone aged over five years old who is in the first […]

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Author Interview with Beth Morrey

Our Bookshop in Tring are proud to announce their second Author Interview is now available to view their YouTube channel. Beth Morrey talks to Kim Baiden about her debut novel Saving  Missy. ‘A touching, deftly written debut that celebrates community and kindness’  – Sunday Times Missy Carmichael’s life has become small. Grieving for a family […]

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Lockdown Love with Ashridge Home Care

Everyone has had to adapt during this coronavirus crisis that the country, and the world, is facing. Carers across the UK face a difficult job but Buckinghamshire-based Ashridge Home Care are going above and beyond to make sure that carers and their clients are well looked after. The team has embraced technology to continue its […]

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Hertfordshire Constabulary welcomes 18 new police officers

Eighteen new police officers – including an ex-veterinary nurse, an ex-estate agent and two former Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) – have recently been welcomed into Hertfordshire Constabulary. The new recruits’ graduation ceremony took place at Police Headquarters in Welwyn Garden City on Friday 1 May. The special occasion was different from planned, with no […]

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Lockdown Chelsea Flower Crown Video

We asked artisan florist, Alyson Suddick of Olive & Rose based in Mentmore, if she’d like to provide us with some words in celebration of what would have been the start of Chelsea Flower Show today. She went one better and recorded this delightful video showing everyone how to make a flower crown! Here’s the […]

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Berkhamsted Cycling Club flying high following donation

Berkhamsted Cycling Club (BCC) have donated £1,000 to Thames Valley Air Ambulance from the proceeds of their annual Berkhamsted Spring Classic Reliability Ride. The ride, which took place on Sunday 8 March, before lockdown, involved more than 100 riders completing circuits of either 60 or 100km in length. Money from the entry fee was donated […]

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New Homes for Swifts in Hemel Hempstead

21 nest boxes for endangered swifts are to be installed on social housing as a result of a partnership between Dacorum Borough Council and Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust. The nest boxes are being installed by construction company Osborne as part of the council’s social housing renovation plan. Dacorum Borough Council are working with the […]

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Flying the flag for International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia

Sunday 17 May marks International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT) and on Thursday, Hertfordshire Constabulary flew its rainbow flag at Headquarters in Welwyn Garden City. Supporting the LGBT+ community, including both the public and police colleagues, is key to the Constabulary and IDAHOBIT is an important event in the Force’s calendar. IDAHOBIT was […]