Local News

Scout leader finally jailed for indecently assaulting girls more than 35 years ago

Herts Advertiser Local News - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 4:50pm

A scout leader who indecently assaulted an 11-year-old girl guide more than 35 years ago during a rehearsal for a gang show has been jailed for six years.

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Man taken to hospital with serious head injuries

Hemel Today - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 4:47pm

A man was taken to hospital with serious head injuries following a road traffic incident in the early hours of Friday morning.

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Enterprise zone ‘will create thousands of jobs’

Hemel Today - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 3:59pm

An ambitious scheme for a West Hertfordshire ‘enterprise zone’ has been given the green light, and is expected to create thousands of new jobs.

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Standard being laid next month

Hemel Today - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 3:43pm

A standard of the Hertfordshire Regiment Association will be lain in St John’s Church, Boxmoor at the January 6 service.

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Children’s services improving in Herts

Hemel Today - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 3:09pm

Services to children, young people and their families have improved, say inspectors.

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Prestigious award for long-serving hospital campaigner

Hemel Today - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 3:00pm

Hospital campaigner Betty Harris has been awarded the highly respected June Street Award.

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WEATHER WARNING: Strong winds forecast throughout the weekend

Hemel Today - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 2:33pm

The Met Office is warning of a blustery weekend ahead across the UK.

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Free at home HIV testing kits

Hemel Today - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 1:47pm

Free at home testing kits for HIV are being offered to those living in Herts who are deemed to be high risk.

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Woman in court over death of Kings Langley teacher in Aston Clinton road collision

Hemel Today - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 1:38pm

A woman has appeared in court charged with causing the death by careless driving of Mairead Boucherat on Tring Hill.

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Inquest: Lorry driver's crash on M25 caused by unsuitable tyre

St Albans Review News - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 12:30pm
A lorry driver from Slovakia never made it home to his family after an unsuitable tyre caused him to crash on the M25, an inquest has heard.
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Poundworld is fined for selling faulty £1 high-viz vests

Hemel Today - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 12:18pm

Budget store Poundworld has been fined £63,000 for selling hi-viz safety jackets that failed visibility tests.

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St Albans restaurant shortlisted for national curry awards

St Albans Review News - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 11:00am
Chez Mumtaj in London Road, has been shortlisted for the South East region at the British Curry Awards 2015.
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Monster sprouts are coming to a supermarket near you

Hemel Today - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 10:46am

Monster-sized sprouts are about to fill supermarket shelves near you.

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Unleaded to drop below £1 per litre as Asda slash prices

Hemel Today - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 10:28am

Asda has announced that it will be knocking 4 pence per litre off fuel for three days this weekend meaning unleaded prices drop below the £1 mark to 99.7 pence per litre.

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“Usless tat” - terrifying, cheesey, nouveau-chic, and yours for 1p

Hemel Today - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 10:09am

Have you ever wanted to “have the bejeesus scared out of you” by “home-made tat”?

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Volunteer police cadets lend a hand at Harpenden Christmas Carnival

St Albans Review News - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 9:57am
Eight cadets spent five hours manning a stall, handing out leaflets and offering guidance on topics such as burglary prevention and personal safety.
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Delays on M1 northbound between junctions 5 and 6 due to car overturning

St Albans Review News - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 8:08am
There are currently delays on the M1 northbound between junctions 5 and 6 due to a car overturning this morning.
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‘Musical mayhem’ at Christmas festival

Hemel Today - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 8:00am

Tring’s annual Christmas Festival will kick off in Church Square at 6.30pm tonight (Friday, November 27) with the announcement of the Design A Light competition winner.

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Festive flight and fireworks are part of Christmas Live event in Hemel town centre

Hemel Today - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 8:00am

A full day of free festive fun for all the family is being hosted with music, an ice rink and a visit from Santa.

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Troubled teen turns her life around and wins achievement award

Hemel Today - Fri, 27/11/2015 - 7:00am

A teenager who began skipping school after the death of her mother has turned her live around and been crowned an award winner for her achievement.

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