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St Albans Centurions fall just short of silencing Roosters

Herts Advertiser Sports News - Wed, 11/05/2016 - 9:38am

St Albans Centurions came within a whisker of defeating last season’s league runners up St Ives Roosters as the East Rugby League season got underway.

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Hertfordshire claim narrow win in Bill Beaumont Cup opener

Herts Advertiser Local News for Harpenden - Wed, 11/05/2016 - 9:35am

A penalty five minutes from time was enough to give Hertfordshire a close-fought 31-28 win over Surrey at Woollams in the Bill Beaumont Cup.

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Hertfordshire claim narrow win in Bill Beaumont Cup opener

Herts Advertiser Sports News - Wed, 11/05/2016 - 9:35am

A penalty five minutes from time was enough to give Hertfordshire a close-fought 31-28 win over Surrey at Woollams in the Bill Beaumont Cup.

Categories: Local Sport

Damian’s 120-night comedy tour for charity

Hemel Today - Wed, 11/05/2016 - 7:07am

Stand-up comic Damian Kingsley is performing in Tring tonight (May 11) as part of an 120-night comedy tour to raise money for homelessness charity Shelter.

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Husband remembers his ‘beautiful’ Nikki

Hemel Today - Wed, 11/05/2016 - 6:00am

A grieving husband has spoken publicly for the first time since his wife was murdered by an intruder in their Hemel Hempstead home last year.

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Chris' Film Club: The Empire Strikes Back

West Herts Drivetime - Tue, 10/05/2016 - 6:30pm
Today's Film Sequel is'The Empire Strikes Back', 2nd in the original Star Wars trilogy, and arguably the best.

After the destruction of the Death Star in the first film, the Rebel Alliance are now hiding on the ice planet Hoth, but an unexpected attack by the Empire causes our heroes to divide and go on the run.

Stars Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, and Billy Dee Williams.

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Lorry crash on the M1

Hemel Today - Tue, 10/05/2016 - 4:32pm

A lorry collided with a vehicle before crashing into the central reservation on the M1 this afternoon (Tuesday, May 10).

Categories: Local News

TRAFFIC ALERT: Delays on M1 after diesel spill

St Albans Review News - Tue, 10/05/2016 - 4:09pm
The M1 is closed southbound after a collision believed to be caused by a lorry driver suffering a medical episode.
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St Albans make winning start after memorable batting display against Bishop's Stortford

St Albans Review Sport - Tue, 10/05/2016 - 3:34pm
St Albans made the perfect start to the new cricket season with their best batting score for three years seeing off newly-promoted Bishop’s Stortford.
Categories: Local Sport

Woman angry after being left without a telephone for nearly a month

Borehamwood Times Local News - Tue, 10/05/2016 - 2:32pm
A woman who has been left without any power to her phone for nearly a month has spoken about her problems.
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Harpenden children to become overnight internet sensations

St Albans Review News - Tue, 10/05/2016 - 1:51pm
Pupils at a nursery in Harpenden have become an internet sensation following a humorous film of them talking about death.
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Health Matters - May 10 2016

West Herts Drivetime - Tue, 10/05/2016 - 1:42pm
Four Issues in Tonight’s DriveTime
1. A New Health Hub for St Albans?Plans are evolving for a new Health Hub in St Albans; the District Council and a developer, Angle Property, are drawing up plans to redevelop buildings and land near the corner of Victoria Street and Bricket Road. The current Community Health Facility will be at least double its current size. Three surgeries are interested – Maltings, Parkbury House, and Harvey House.
Angle Property is holding a CONSULTATION about its plans for the site, at Marlborough Road Methodist Church Hall.
* Friday 13th May 2pm - 6pm* Saturday 14th May 10am - 1pm.AND on-line at www.angleproperty-stalbans.co.uk 
2. An Extra £2.4bn for Primary CareFive critical commitments from NHS for GP Surgeries2.1 An increase in funding – it has been declining for over 10 years as a percentage of NHS Funding2.2 Workforce Support – there is a real issue over recruitment and retention of GPs and this will be addressed at last2.3 Reducing the Workload2.4 Investment in Premises and IT2.5 New Models of CareFor details https://www.england.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/gpfv.pdf
3. Repeat PrescriptionsReducing waste - £3bn of medicines wasted a year in our area; new rules for repeat prescriptions. Repeat Prescription Form on Order online. You can’t order them over the telephone any more!http://hertsvalleysccg.nhs.uk/news-events/news-2016/1391-safe-and-effective-use-of-medication
4. Patient Opt-OutsPatients have been able to “opt out” of their data being available for “secondary use” (i.e. not for their direct care) for over 2 years – but the NHS has not been able to process them – until now! But just last week it emerged that the Royal Free had released 5 years worth of records to Google -including records of people who had opted out!
So, is it time for you to reconsider whether you should opt out? Full details herehttps://medconfidential.org/news/
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Sharp shooting Josh kicks Herts to victory over Surrey

Hemel Today - Rugby - Tue, 10/05/2016 - 1:23pm

Hertfordshire scrambled to a win over Surrey in their opening pool match of the RFU County Championship for the Bill Beaumont Cup at Woollams on Saturday.

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Pritchard grabs six wickets as Redbourn starts with a win

Herts Advertiser Sports News - Tue, 10/05/2016 - 1:09pm

Adam Pritchard picked up a six wicket haul as Redbourn got their Saracens Hertfordshire Cricket League Division 3A campaign off to a winning start.

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Remembering teenager through music festival

St Albans Review News - Tue, 10/05/2016 - 12:21pm
Family and friends of two young girls who died whilst volunteering in Africa are fighting to improve safety standards for young volunteers abroad.
Categories: Local News

WEATHER: Warning issued as torrential rain expected to hit south west Hertfordshire

Borehamwood Times Local News - Tue, 10/05/2016 - 11:30am
A weather warning has been issued as heavy rain is expected to hit south west Hertfordshire today.
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WEATHER: Warning issued as torrential rain expected to hit south west Hertfordshire

St Albans Review News - Tue, 10/05/2016 - 11:30am
A weather warning has been issued as heavy rain is expected to hit south west Hertfordshire today.
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St Albans’ Amy Platten lands second European judo bronze medal

Herts Advertiser Sports News - Tue, 10/05/2016 - 11:27am

Amy Platten overcame a heavy blow to the nose to pick up a bronze medal at the Cadet U18 European Judo Cup in Romania.

Categories: Local Sport

Colney Heath man dies on way to Lister Hospital

Herts Advertiser Local News - Tue, 10/05/2016 - 11:25am

A man in his 20s has died on the way to Lister Hospital, while being taken by ambulance from an address at Colney Heath early this morning (Tuesday).

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Tring when you’re winning! Cup glory for Athletic as Collins doubles up

Hemel Today - Football - Tue, 10/05/2016 - 11:10am

Tring Athletic lifted the St Marys Cup for the sixth time on Monday night as two quickfire goals from Taylor Collins earned a 2-0 victory over fellow South Midlands side Sun Sports at Vauxhall Road.

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