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Bucks County Museum Gets Award from Culture Recovery Fund

Bucks County Museum Trust in Aylesbury, Bucks has received a grant of £216,758 from the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund to help the organisation recover and reopen. More than £300 million has been awarded to thousands of cultural organisations across the country including Bucks County Museum in the latest round of support from the […]

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Police Issue E-scooter Reminder to Public

Police in Dacorum are reiterating advice around the use of electric scooters after officers recently stopped a number of young people riding them illegally. E-scooters have increased in popularity in recent years but are currently only legal to ride on private land with the landowner’s permission, or as part of a government trial. Riding an […]

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Enjoy the Bank Holiday Weekend Responsibly

Hertfordshire residents are being thanked ahead of the bank holiday weekend for keeping up social distancing and following the rules as lockdown eases. ‘I’d like to personally thank the people of Hertfordshire for continuing to play their part as lockdown eases,’ said Darryl Keen, Director of Community Protection, Chief Fire Officer and chair of the […]

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Community Response to Covid

Back in March, the UK reflected on the impact that Covid-19 has had on our families, community and the country as a whole. Amidst the national reflections we all took time to remember those who put their lives on the line to keep us all safe, our pride in our NHS is rightfully high, as […]

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Updated Covid Guidance

Following the move to step 1b of the Government’s Roadmap on 29 March, Visit Herts has received updated guidance as well as clarifications on a number of queries. They have updated the FAQ section on their website here. Current guidance is summarised in the handy poster below.

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Lockers Park School Celebrates A Decade Of Scouting

Lockers Park (Boxmoor, Hemel Hempstead) is celebrating a decade of Scouting at the school. Officially known as the 7th Hemel Hempstead (Lockers Park) Scout Group, the private group – open only to members of the school – was originally set up in 2011 with a Cub pack, growing from strength to strength over the years […]

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Open Door Creates Space for Men to Open Up

Open Door, a community and arts space in Berkhamsted, has a new men’s programme – Connections – to help tackle isolation and mental health issues in the area. Connections offers men’s meet-ups on a range of topics, and encourages men to take part in a men’s yoga group, running groups, a gardening club and a […]

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Horatio’s Garden Springing to Action

National charity Horatio’s Garden is launching a blooming brilliant online raffle to raise vital funds With a host of wonderful prizes donated by various leading companies, including Gaze Burvill, The Newt, Chic Teak, Cassandra Goad, Indian Ocean, Cobra Beer, Olivia von Halle and Gardens Illustrated, national charity Horatio’s Garden are hoping everyone will help them […]

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Age UK Dacorum Boosted by Amazon in Hemel Hempstead

Age UK Dacorum has received a £1,000 donation from the Amazon fulfilment centre in Hemel Hempstead. Age UK Dacorum works across Hertfordshire to support and protect vulnerable, elderly members of the community. Throughout lockdown, the charity has been offering additional services including an extended befriending service, telephone support, activity packs, shopping, bereavement care and for […]

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Oakman Inns Easter Makeaway

While everyone waits for pubs to reopen, Oakman at Home can provide restaurant-quality ‘Makeaway’ Easter lunch to enjoy with your family Across the country everyone is getting ready for the longed-for, safe return to seeing their friends and families. The 28-strong Oakman Group which is based in Tring and owns five pubs in Hertfordshire, is […]

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Don’t Delay – Book in for Your Jab Now

Book your jab now – that’s the message for people who are eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine but have yet to have their first dose. From next week (29 March), fewer appointments will be available for first doses, as the bulk of vaccine supplies will be used to fully vaccinate people who are due their […]