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It’s snow wonder he’s an Olympic athlete

Hemel Today - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 5:26pm

Olympic star Jamie Nicholls took on a new challenge at The Snow Centre on Monday, when he became the first person ever to complete a backside 720 jump from inside an indoor ski and snowboard centre and land in the car park.



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Hightown develops Harpenden’s first affordable homes in a generation

St Albans Review News - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 5:00pm
Hightown Praetorian & Churches Housing Association will be letting out 15 flats to local people from the council’s housing waiting list at below market rent on the completed development, as well as offering eight homes for shared ownership to first-time buyers priced out of the market in the area.
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Runners are suffering from blisters, lost toe nails and aching muscles after London Marathon effort

Hemel Today - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 4:25pm

A mum is suffering from lost toe nails and blisters after taking on Sunday’s London Marathon in memory of her baby daughter.



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Contractor ordered to meet street light repair targets or face sanctions

St Albans Review News - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 3:45pm
A council contractor which has been failing to meet its street light repair targets has been ordered to improve or face sanctions.
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Funny bones at the ready! Tringe passports now on sale

Hemel Today - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 3:27pm

Passports for more than 43 hilarious stand-up performances at this year’s Tringe comedy festival are now up for grabs.



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Voluntary and community groups can apply for grants from £75,000 fund

St Albans Review News - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 2:30pm
Applications for grants of between £500 and £5,000 from St Albans District Council's 2015/16 Community Grants Fund are welcome up to 5pm on Friday, June 12.
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St Albans prepares to celebrate 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta

Herts Advertiser Local News - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 1:49pm

As one of only five Magna Carta Charter Towns, St Albans will be joining the nation in celebrating the landmark document’s 800th anniversary, with a series of free events to be held in June.

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TV gardening legend digs in at St Albans nursery

Herts Advertiser Local News - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 1:46pm

Dimmock is her name, and gardening is her game - celebrity gardener Charlie Dimmock returned to her roots by sharing tips with fellow green thumbs at a St Albans nursery recently.

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Groom takes bride’s name at St Albans wedding

Herts Advertiser Local News - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 1:44pm

Convention goes that the groom asks for his maiden’s hand in marriage but one St Albans man took matters into his own hands when he asked her parents’ permission to take her name as well.

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New e-book published for parents and children demonstrating how to save a choking baby

St Albans Review News - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 1:20pm
The free picture book, The Pen That Lost His Lid, is the next phase of the charity's recent campaign, The Chokeables, which has now been credited with saving 38 young lives.
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Fraudster who scammed Radlett couple out of £70,000 sentenced

St Albans Review News - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 12:00pm
Redwan Hussain, from East London, who pleaded guilty to a charge of conspiring to commit fraud by making false representation, appeared at St Albans Crown Court on Thursday.
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'Unreasonable' - council leader comes home to find contents of recycling bin on his drive

Borehamwood Times Local News - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 11:58am
The leader of Hertsmere Borough Council was left disgusted when the rotting food in his recycling bin was tipped over his driveway.
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Retailer of the Year 2015 - Hair and Beauty

St Albans Review News - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 11:30am
Greys Hairdressing were top of the crop last year when they were named winner of the Hair and Beauty category.
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Hospice needs Harpenden heroes to join in fundraising 5K

Herts Advertiser Local News for Harpenden - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 11:01am

They’re holding out for heroes at our local children’s hospice, with entry now open for the third annual Superhero 5K.

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Hospice needs Harpenden heroes to join in fundraising 5K

Herts Advertiser Local News - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 11:01am

They’re holding out for heroes at our local children’s hospice, with entry now open for the third annual Superhero 5K.

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Borough welcomes new chief inspector on the beat

Hemel Today - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 10:36am

Dacorum’s new chief inspector is bringing as wealth of experience to the job from catching criminals to delivering babies.



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Marathon mum takes on London challenge in memory of baby Macy

Hemel Today - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 10:34am

A mum is suffering from lost toe nails and blisters this morning after taking on Sunday’s London Marathon in memory of her baby daughter.



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Recruitment rally aims to call up more Rhythms volunteers for Hitchin festival

Herts Advertiser Local News - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 10:20am

Organisers gearing up for June’s Rhythms of the World music and community arts festival in Hitchin are spreading the net to recruit the volunteer army which will make the weekend go with a swing.

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Broken down train at St Albans causing rail delays

St Albans Review News - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 10:20am
Thameslink said there will be delays of up to 20 minutes between Luton and London St Pancras International until at least 11am.
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Court round-up: Man fined for possession of ammunition

Hemel Today - Mon, 27/04/2015 - 10:07am

Cases involving people from your area coming before magistrates courts.



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