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Hertfordshire County Council agrees budget for 2024/25

Hertfordshire County Council has on Tuesday 13 February 2024 agreed its budget for the next financial year. The Integrated Plan, approved at a meeting of the full County Council, details how the council will continue to spend more than £1 billion on services that touch the lives of all residents and protect the most vulnerable while tackling […]

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Puddingstone Distillery Wins at World Gin Awards

Ben and Kate Marston, founders of Puddingstone Distillery, are thrilled to have picked up Country Winner Gold at the World Gin Awards for their Campfire Cask Aged Gin. ‘Over 500 bronze, silver and gold medals were presented to distilleries across the globe for recognising excellence in many different gin categories. Distilleries in England picked up […]

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Popular Charity Cycling Event Gearing Up for ‘Biggest Year Yet’

A ‘legendary’ event in the South East’s cycling calendar will take place on Sunday 28 April at Hemel Hempstead’s Gadebridge Park. The DENS Hillbuster, in partnership with British Cycling, boasts a selection of routes that take riders over the rolling Chiltern Hills and through the stunning countryside of Herts, Beds and Bucks. The charity sportive […]

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The Garden Re-Leaf Charity Walk returns to Tring

Look out for some greenfingered walkers on 15 March as a special charity fundraising walk returns to Tring. 15 March is Garden Re-Leaf Day. This special annual fundraising day is the work of the Wendover-based Greenfingers Charity, who every year create magical and therapeutic garden spaces at children’s hospices across the country. With almost 70 […]

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Measles Vaccination Clinics this Half Term

As measles cases continue to rise across the country, parents, guardians and carers are being urged to make sure their children are up to date with their Measles, Mumps and Rubella vaccinations. The call is coming from the local NHS and Hertfordshire County Council, as the Measles Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccine is the most effective […]

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New Designs for Keech Animal Trail Showcased

At a design selection event last month, 75 artists from across Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire and beyond exhibited their proposed designs for the animal sculptures which will brighten up Luton this summer during Keech Hospice Care’s 10-week animal art trail. This year’s trail has a tortoise and hare theme and is entitled ‘The Short Tail Trail’. […]

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Tring Brewery Raises £6,000 for Tiggywinkles Wildlife Hospital

Tring Brewery have announced the results of their 2023 charity campaigning, raising over six thousand pounds for Tiggywinkles Wildlife Hospital. Tiggywinkles was founded by Les Stocker in 1983 and is now the busiest wildlife hospital in the world. The charity’s round-the-clock care for British wildlife is made possible by regular fundraising drives, along with vital […]

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Volunteer Mentors Required

Are you an empathetic and understanding person who has a spare hour each week to make a positive difference in a young person’s life? If so, MCR Pathways is seeking enthusiastic volunteers to join its team as a mentor. MCR Pathways is an award-winning mentoring charity that is dedicated to addressing inequality in education outcomes, […]

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Have Your Say to Improve Cycling and Walking in Dacorum

You can give your views on how routes for cycling and walking in Dacorum can be made better by taking part in a consultation which is now open. Hertfordshire County Council, in partnership with Dacorum Borough Council, is putting together the Local Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Plan (LCWIP), and you can have your say until […]

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Akeman Residential Win Big at the British Property Awards

Akeman Residential has bagged the coveted gold medal for Best Letting Agent in Berkhamsted at the prestigious British Property Awards. This isn’t just a win for the team and their dedication to service excellence; it’s a shining testament to the community spirit that is at the heart of Akeman Residential’s approach. The British Property Awards […]

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Aylesbury Waterside Theatre’s Work in Theatre Careers Programme

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre (AWT) are proud to be part of the national Work in Theatre careers programme, in partnership with Get Into Theatre. Following a successful Arts Council funding bid, the Waterside is one of 15 Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG) venues to be selected for the project, aiming to inspire and inform the next generation […]