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School to expand as County Hall invests £13m to create extra school places

St Albans Review News - Tue, 19/05/2015 - 10:30am
Education chiefs have invested £13 million to create 97 extra school places – including the expansion of a St Albans school.
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Cadets win medals at sporting competition

Borehamwood Times Local News - Tue, 19/05/2015 - 10:03am
Teenage cadets showed off their sporting talents at an athletics competition.
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St Albans Citizens Advice Bureau to hold volunteering open afternoon

St Albans Review News - Tue, 19/05/2015 - 9:42am
The Bureau, which is reliant on volunteers, will be holding a volunteering open afternoon on Wednesday, June 3 at 2pm at its civic centre location in St Peter's Street.
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Man pleads guilty after fight at football match

Borehamwood Times Local News - Tue, 19/05/2015 - 9:31am
A man has pleaded guilty in court after a fight broke out at a football match.
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Opening of new DIY store is a 'success'

St Albans Review News - Tue, 19/05/2015 - 8:00am
Screwfix opened it's most recent store in Acrewood Way, Hatfield Road on May 14. The opening is part of the company's nationwide store expansion plan, which saw the retailer open 60 new stores in the UK last year, and a further 60 are to open this year.
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Harpenden school unveils plans to build floodlit 3g pitch

St Albans Review News - Mon, 18/05/2015 - 5:27pm
A Harpenden school has unveiled plans to build an artificial floodlit pitch on its grounds after teaming up with a youth football team.
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Amateur Park Street runner wins Westminster Lodge award after dramatic weight loss

Herts Advertiser Local News - Mon, 18/05/2015 - 5:03pm

The accolade of ‘most inspirational woman’ has been awarded to an amateur runner following her dramatic weight loss.

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Neighbour tells of dramatic scenes at Apsley Lock siege

Hemel Today - Mon, 18/05/2015 - 4:40pm

A police siege lasting several hours ended when officers armed with riot shields stormed a flat.

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Tree traps residents in their homes

Hemel Today - Mon, 18/05/2015 - 3:00pm

A 50ft tree that fell across a road has left residents of a quiet cul-de-sac trapped in their homes.

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Video: Fire fears as man locks himself inside flat and refuses to come out

Hemel Today - Mon, 18/05/2015 - 1:05pm

Emergency crews are dealing with an ongoing incident at a flat in Apsley.

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Animal rights group campaign for St Albans pub to change name

St Albans Review News - Mon, 18/05/2015 - 11:53am
PETA want to change the name of Ye Olde Fighting Cocks in Abbey Mill Lane to Ye Olde Clever Cocks to reflect compassion for animals.
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Military march through town celebrates Freedom of the Borough

Hemel Today - Mon, 18/05/2015 - 11:16am

RAF Halton marched through Hemel Hempstead on Sunday exercising their right to Freedom of the Borough granted in 2009.

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Reader picture of the week

St Albans Review News - Mon, 18/05/2015 - 11:07am
The snap was taken just after midday, from Canterbury Court as the sun moved just behind the cross.
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Is motorbike riding Molly Dacorum’s most well travelled dog?

Hemel Today - Mon, 18/05/2015 - 10:45am

A motorbike loving Jack Russell has toured Europe on the back of a Gold Wing and her pillion riding antics have attracted fans from across the globe.

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Harpenden company run by husband and wife shortlisted for business award

St Albans Review News - Mon, 18/05/2015 - 10:11am
Total Group in Luton Road has been shortlisted for the Hertfordshire Federation of Small Business (FSB) Awards in the Enterprising Business category.
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Rape investigation: Case closed after “clear evidence” proves no offence took place

Hemel Today - Mon, 18/05/2015 - 10:09am

An investigation into the rape of a teenage girl has been closed after detectives discovered “clear evidence” that no offence took place.

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London-bound train now being terminated at Bletchley

Hemel Today - Mon, 18/05/2015 - 9:50am

A morning train to London will now terminate after just one stop.

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Boy, nine, suffers serious head injuries

Hemel Today - Mon, 18/05/2015 - 9:48am

A nine-year-old boy was airlifted to hospital with serious head injuries after a road traffic collision.

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Garden to throw open its doors

Borehamwood Times Local News - Mon, 18/05/2015 - 9:30am
A garden will throw open its doors to help children learn more about nature.
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Rail bosses set to make announcement about bank holiday strike

Hemel Today - Mon, 18/05/2015 - 8:00am

London Midland hope to make an announcement shortly about how rail services will be affected by a 24-hour strike next week.

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