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Berkhamsted and Tring Living Magazines Molly Berry Lipreading Tutor

New Lipreading Class in Tring

You know what it’s like, as we get older, we start holding the paper further away and squinting at it, time to get a sight test! Well the same sort of thing also happens with hearing, we find ourselves turning up the TV volume, and saying pardon a lot, and complain that people, especially young […]

Living Magazines Rennie Grove Community Champions

Could You be a Community Champion?

Do you love where you live and want to give something back? Do you have some free time and are looking for something interesting to fill it? Are you looking to get out of the house more often and meet new people? If you answered ‘yes’ to any of these questions then you could be […]

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Bletchley Park Veteran Receives France’s Highest Honour

In a short but moving ceremony on Friday 19 July, former Bletchley Park Codebreaker Helene Aldwinckle was presented with the insignia of Knight of the Légion d’honneur, France’s highest civilian and military honour, by Colonel Armel Dirou, Military Attaché at the French Embassy. In 1942, the then Helene Taylor was recruited at the age of […]

Living Magazines Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Open House Summer School at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

This summer Aylesbury Waterside Theatre will be inviting theatre enthusiasts aged 5-12 years to take part in Open House Summer School from Mon 19 – Thu 22 Aug 10am-3pm. The theatre project will be delivered over four days and explore four keys areas of theatre. Open House Summer School will give participants an introduction to […]

Living Magazines Copper House Oyster Festival

Oyster Festival at Copper House

Oysters are a passion at Copper House. They are hugely proud of native oysters as our very own gastronomic luxury, a truly British food treat. Since opening in April, they have shucked more oysters than they ever expected, estimating over 2000 in their first twelve weeks. During the ‘Get Shucked’ Oyster Festival Copper House will […]

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Latest news from Chiltern Countryside Group

The CCG Steering Group, on your behalf, continues to uphold its mission statement by keeping a close watch on developments with High Speed 2, Luton and Heathrow airports, all of which impact on the Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Heathrow Airport Expansion Your only chance to have your say on the proposals to expand […]

Living Magazines Copper House Summer Sessions

Copper House ‘Summer Sessions’ this August

Long summer evenings at Copper House just got even better, with the launch of ‘Summer Sessions’ throughout August with DJ Lyndsay. Copper House boasts a fantastic sun-drenched terrace for guests to enjoy throughout the summer months, with guests sitting back with a chilled glass of rose or a cocktail over lunch or brunch. With the […]

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Keep the Green Flags Flying

Dacorum Borough Council has retained its five Green Flag awards for its parks and open spaces. The award is the benchmark national standard for parks and green spaces in the United Kingdom. Previous winners Canal Fields in Berkhamsted and Tring Memorial Gardens were once again each awarded a Green Flag – the mark of a […]

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Celebrating Dacorum Borough’s Businesses

Dacorum Borough Council’s Business Heroes and Dacorum’s Den winners were recognised at a special awards ceremony at Little Hay Golf Club on Friday 19 July. The 2019 Business Heroes – the companies who contribute the most to the community, their staff and the environment – were celebrated over afternoon tea. Residents and businesses across the […]

LivingMagazines Chiltern Society Summer Holiday Events

Chiltern Society Summer Holiday Events

Give your family a dose of Vitamin N(ature) this summer holiday with a wide range of fantastic events and activities from the Chiltern Society to help you explore this beautiful area. Teddy Bears’ Picnic 6 August 10am-12noon Captain’s Wood, Chesham, Buckinghamshire HP5 2XJ United Kingdom Bring your favourite teddy bear along for a morning of […]

Living Magazines Lockers Park 2019 Leavers & Headmaster

Academic Success at Lockers Park

Lockers Park has been celebrating academic success this month. The highly-regarded Preparatory School is proud to announce that once again it has achieved a fantastic 100% pass rate for its Common Entrance examinations, with all 25 pupils securing places at their chosen schools. The academic accomplishments see the school’s Year 8 pupils once again moving […]