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‘Despicable’ phone scam gang jailed for conning elderly out of £500k

Hemel Today - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 5:55pm
A scam gang have been jailed for a total of 16 years for preying on the elderly and conning them out of half a million pounds.
Categories: Local News

Farmers frustrated as stats show 59 per cent refusal rate for planning applications

Hemel Today - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 5:50pm
Farmers are being frustrated in their attempts to convert old agricultural buildings into much-needed homes in the countryside.
Categories: Local News

‘It’s a massive insult’: Hemel Hempstead MP and former soldier hits out at fake military heroes

Hemel Today - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 5:38pm
Hemel Hempstead MP and former soldier Mike Penning has described the actions of people who wear military medals they haven’t won as a “massive insult”.
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Thousands raised by St Albans residents for nurses’ Christmas party after let down

Herts Advertiser Local News - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 5:32pm

More than £1,700 has been raised in less than a week to fund a cancelled Christmas party for a group of hardworking nurses, after a shop worker heard about their misfortune.

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‘No one will benefit’ from plans to overhaul fire service

Hemel Today - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 5:20pm
Plans to hand control of Hertfordshire’s fire service over to the Police and Crime Commissioner have been slammed this week.
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Where to park this Christmas

St Albans Review News - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 5:09pm
Christmas shopping is stressful at the best of times and only made worse by the fact you can never park near the shops.
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London Colney march on with Tring Athletic win

Herts Advertiser Sports News - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 5:01pm

London Colney kept up their sensational start to the season with a 2-1 win over Tring Athletic – their 15th in 17 Spartan South Midlands League Premier Division games.

Categories: Local Sport

Teens commit arson in car park

Borehamwood Times Local News - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 4:45pm
The hunt is on for a group of teens who committed arson in a car park before fleeing the scene.
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Autumn Statement: reaction to Chancellor's 'low-key' announcements

Borehamwood Times Local News - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 4:33pm
Reaction to the Chancellor's first - and last - Autumn Statement has ranged from praise to anger that the government was only “tinkering” with problems faced by workers.
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Ban on backless child car booster seats is delayed

Hemel Today - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 2:52pm
Strict new rules which will see backless car booster seats banned for younger children have been delayed until next year.
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Heinz rapped over baked beans ad safety

Hemel Today - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 2:49pm
A Heinz baked beans ad which showed children drumming on empty tins has been banned because young viewers could copy it and slice their fingers open on sharp edges.
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Does your road need fixing? It finally could get done

Borehamwood Times Local News - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 2:01pm
For a fourth year running county councillors have each been provided with a highways locality budget intended for highway projects.
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'We will not give up the fight': mothers push NHS to reopen baby clinic

Borehamwood Times Local News - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 1:33pm
A group of mothers has promised they “will never give up the fight” to get a baby clinic at their local health centre.
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Top award for ‘life-changing’ Berkhamsted group which has raised more than £300,000 for vulnerable youngsters

Hemel Today - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 12:30pm
A devoted group of people have been honoured with a National Volunteering Award from The Children’s Society in recognition of almost 50 years of outstanding service.
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Kings lose to Biggleswade in nine goal thriller

Hemel Today - Football - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 12:19pm
Kings Langley lost by the odd goal in nine to Biggleswade Town in the Southern League Premier on Tuesday.
Categories: Local Sport

NSPCC fair raises more than £3,000

Borehamwood Times Local News - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 12:14pm
More than £3,000 was raised at the latest NSPCC fundraiser last weekend.
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Warehouse fire in Southgate

Borehamwood Times Local News - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 11:53am
A fire which left a warehouse damaged has been dealt with by fire crews.
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Millions of Brits don’t know their home phone number

Hemel Today - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 11:38am
Millions of Brits have no idea what their home telephone number is, according to new research.
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Youth football legend remembered in tributes

St Albans Review News - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 11:00am
Tributes have been paid to a well-loved “stalwart” of St Albans and Watford football who passed away in September.
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BLACK FRIDAY: Morrisons St Albans appoints 'strongperson' to help shoppers with heavy items

St Albans Review News - Wed, 23/11/2016 - 10:56am
A St Albans supermarket has appointed an in-store “strongperson” to help with this year’s Black Friday week.
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