Harpenden, England Newswire

Harpenden, England Newswire

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  1. Nanny fell to her death at Kensworth home 'after drinking vodka'Read the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Luton Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A live-in nanny fell down a flight of stairs and died after a heavy drinking session, an inquest heard on Wednesday.

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  2. Harpenden fatal: Frail woman appears in court charged with dangerous drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Stalbans Review

    A frail 82-year-old woman appeared before a crown court judge today accused of killing a tobacconist by dangerous driving. Joan Mitchelmore, who walks with a stick, is charged with causing the death of Colin Moxley, 67, when the VW Golf she was driving left the road outside Sainsbury's in Bowers Parade, Harpenden.

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  3. Bach to the Cathedral for Harpenden choirRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Crow

    Bach's St Matthew Passion will be staged in the nave of St Albans Cathedral as Harpenden-based chamber choir, the Lea Singers, join forces with classical performers for a concert next Saturday, February 13. In a new semi-staged production director Thomas Guthrie, who has previously worked at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, will position Bach's work with the performers surrounded by their audience and the cathdral's crucifixion wall paintings and the newly installed statues of the seven martyrs looking down from on high. Each scene of Christ's passion unfolds through Bach's chorales, arias and recitatives.

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  4. Court round-up: November 30-December 1, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    Adam Bishop, 45, of Milton Road, St Albans. On August 7, 2015, failed to hand over his ticket for inspection when asked to do so by an authorised person.

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  5. Harpenden Sports Centre receives major investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Stalbans Review

    Improvements worth A 100,000 of are to be made to Harpenden Sports Centre including state-of-the-art gym equipment and a new training area. The major investment was announced by 1 life who operate the centre in partnership with the owners, St Albans District Council.

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  6. 255,000 of National Lottery funding awarded to St Albans last year...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Stalbans Review

    Newly revealed figures show that more than A 255,000 of National Lottery funding was awarded across St Albans last year alone. 17 lottery grants were given out across the area during 2015, providing a vital boost to arts, sports and heritage projects alongside community groups helping those most in need.

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  7. Working to parents in St Albans to benefit from more free extra...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Stalbans Review

    Working parents in St Albans will receive double the current amount of free childcare for three and four-year-olds this September. Childcare minister Sam Gyimah has announced A 13 million for certain councils to deliver 30 hours of free childcare for working parents of three and four-year-olds - a year ahead of schedule.

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  8. in Pictures: Lost pubs of St Albans and HarpendenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Stalbans Review

    Did your Friday nights once involve sinking pints at The Blue Lion or meeting friends at The Oak Tree? Or ever wonder what used to be there before The Crystal Palace? Website www.closedpubs.co.uk has been documenting the closures of watering holes over the years and we've include pubs in our picture gallery.

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  9. Court round-up: November 23-27, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    Thomas George Lamb, 32, of Chiltern Court, Milton Road, Harpenden. On September 13, 2015, assaulted a man by beating him.

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  10. JPD Financial Announces Double-digit Revenue Growth and Record Profitability in 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | PRWeb

    With its vendor credit recovery program, JPD records 23% year-over-year buriness growth and expands its client base in the Americas and in Europe. The recovery program has a direct impact helping our clients navigate through the complexity, ambiguity and speed of change in their supplier environments.

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  11. 'No margin for error' after red card contributes to Hampstead's third defeat in four gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Ham and High

    Head coach Peter Breen was frustrated by poor refereeing decisions and a lack of composure from his players as Hampstead suffered their third defeat in four games - and he says there is "now no margin for error" as the club chase a top-four finish. Hampstead faced an uphill struggle against Harpenden from the 15th minute onwards on Saturday after their powerful prop Chris Groves was shown a red card for punching an opponent in retaliation to being kicked between the legs.

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  12. New hospital service helps keep people well in their homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Stalbans Review

    Rapid Response staff at the official launch, from left: Ashgirl Chakaora, Healthcare Assistant, Amy Frewin, Physiotherapist, Rose Aknai, Occupational Therapist, Rachel Lloyd, Therapy Technical Instructor and Jo Gray, Senior Nurse Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust is working in partnership with Hertfordshire County Council social care workers, Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust mental health nurses and Age UK to provide a one-stop-shop to treating and keeping people well in their own homes. The Rapid Response Team held its official launch with the support of St Albans MP Anne Main, at St Albans City Hospital.

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  13. New hospital service helps keep people well in their homes Avoiding...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Stalbans Review

    Rapid Response staff at the official launch, from left: Ashgirl Chakaora, Healthcare Assistant, Amy Frewin, Physiotherapist, Rose Aknai, Occupational Therapist, Rachel Lloyd, Therapy Technical Instructor and Jo Gray, Senior Nurse Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust is working in partnership with Hertfordshire County Council social care workers, Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust mental health nurses and Age UK to provide a one-stop-shop to treating and keeping people well in their own homes. The Rapid Response Team held its official launch with the support of St Albans MP Anne Main, at St Albans City Hospital.

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  14. Restaurant chain claims national award A restaurant chain has been...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Stalbans Review

    The National Fish & Chips Awards 2016 at the Lancaster London Hotel.Nick McGowan and Andre Lussman from Lussmans Fish and Grill Restaurants win the Best Foodservice Operator award. Lussmans Fish and Grill Restaurants, which has outlets in Leyton Road, Harpenden and High Street, St Albans, won the Best Foodservice Operator Award.

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  15. Child centre receives bumper cheque A child contact centre has been...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Stalbans Review

    The St Albans Rayden Solicitors raised A 4405.16 for the Harpenden Child Contact Centre through a number of events throughout the year. The Harpenden Child Contact Centre provides a neutral meeting place where children of separate families may enjoy contact with one or both parents.

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  16. Ignatians get back on track with Taylors' triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Enfield Independent

    It was a very good weekend for Enfield Ignatians' senior section with all three teams winning their league games, culminating with the Firsts' comprehensive 24-7 defeat of Old Merchant Taylors' in London Two North-West on Saturday. Needing to get back on track after the Allianz Park disappointment against HAC, Ignatians achieved their mission in a performance of contrasting styles against a side propping up the table.

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  17. Have your say on Harpenden artist's future paintings of music legendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Crow

    Versatile artist Graham Brock enjoys painting music legends - and he is asking for public help in deciding who to depict for forthcoming exhibitions. Graham, who lives in Harpenden, has exhibitions lined up in Chichester and London this year and hopes to show his work in St Albans as well as part of September's Herts Open Studios event.

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  18. Environmentally friendly developments shortlisted in Hertfordshire...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Stalbans Review

    Batchwood Tennis Centre and Parkside View in St Albans, 62 Kimpton Road in Wheathampstead and two buildings at Rothamstead Centre for Research and Enterprise in Harpenden have been shortlisted as finalists in this year's awards. Derrick Ashley, responsible for environment, planning and transport at Hertfordshire County Council, said: "This year there has been a record number of entries to Building Futures Awards, demonstrating that sustainability is a key priority for planning and construction in Hertfordshire.

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  19. Breast cancer survivor has hummingbird tattoo to cover mastectomy scarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Daily Mail

    Woman who was left with a mastectomy scar 'battle wound' after beating breast cancer has a hummingbird tattooed over it to make her 'feel sexy again' A woman who underwent a mastectomy to beat breast cancer says she has had her body confidence restored after getting an elaborate tattoo inked on her chest. Amy, from Harpenden, Hertfordshire, was left scarred and without a nipple after the life-saving surgery which she needed alongside chemotherapy.

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  20. Court round-up: November 9-13, 2015 The following cases were heard...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    Sylvester Blankson, 43, of Bricket Road, St Albans. On May 8, 2015, entered a train for the purpose of travelling without having a valid ticket.

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