Berkhamsted Living Magazine Housing

A target, not a ceiling

Cllr Laurence Handy issued a chilling warning at the annual Berkhamsted Town Meeting last Thursday (12 March): Berkhamsted could reach the borough’s 2031 housing target within the next few years. ‘The [borough] planning officer, when I mentioned this, reminded me that a target is not a ceiling,’ he said. Cllr Handy was winding up his […]

Berkhamsted and Tring Living Magazines Ella winner

Ella’s a winner!

Congratulations to Ella Dowling, winner of the latest Oakman Inns/Little Bike Company colouring competition. Ella, 5, was fitted for her prize in January and collected it a week later – a Frog bicycle worth £185 from the Little Bike Company. Having won a colouring competition, she chose one in her favourite colour – purple. The […]

Tring Living Magazine Yukon Arctic Ultra won by Tring man

Tring man is Arctic ace

Tring’s Neil Thubron has won what may be the world’s toughest and coldest race, the 300-mile 2015 Yukon Arctic Ultra. Neil won in six days and 19hrs, hauling a 20kg toboggan for 16-24hrs a day. He was competing to raise money for Humanity Direct, a charity that funds medical operations for children in developing countries. […]

Berkhamsted Living Magazine Berkhamsted Town Hall

New Town Hall Sign for Berkhamsted

You may have noticed that the Berkhamsted sign hanging from the Town Hall has been spruced up. Who did the Town Hall go to when it felt this important symbol of Berkhamsted was looking past its best? Well, it seems unlikely that any of those other publications with Berkhamsted in their titles will know, so […]

Berkhamsted and Tring Living Magazines news

Cop shop cop-out

It’s not the piazza Berkhamsted Living wanted. It’s not the Bridewell Gardens we mocked up in Photoshop in the autumn 2013 issue. But most of all, it’s very far from being the community space that almost 1,000 Berkhamsted residents wanted. When the former police station disappears from the corner of the High Street and Kings […]

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Our pins on Pinterest

We are going to be building a great picture library on Pinterest for you all. We have a back-catalogue of images from the last 14 years! – It may take us some time! Click here to view!

Berkhamsted Living Magazine Deetv


For lots of lovely films about Berkhamsted, Tring & Hemel Hempstead visit our friends at DeeTV

Tring Living Magazine The Akeman, Tring

All in a good cause

Peter Borg-Neal, CEO of Oakman Inns & Restaurants, was the lucky recipient of 3 huge bin-fulls of iced water at the Akeman in Tring last night, as part of his ALS ice bucket challenge. Local businesses were offered the chance (via social media) of throwing iced water over Peter in a bid to raise additional […]