Harpenden, England Newswire (Page 7)

Harpenden, England Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Harpenden, England. (Page 7)

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  1. Cup Exit For Bessborough Despite Kushal HeroicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Cricket World

    Despite a sublime century from Kushal Patel, Bessborough fell at the first hurdle of the Royal London Club Championship, losing a close encounter with Harpenden on Sunday. Harpenden CC 235-9 beat Bessborough CC Sunday XI 222-8 by 13 runs ROYAL LONDON CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP On an overcast day at Headstone Manor the visitors from Hertfordshire won the toss and elected to bat.

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  2. Hightown develops Harpenden's first affordable homes in a generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    Harpenden is to get its first development of affordable housing since the 1970s with work starting on a new housing scheme on a former industrial estate in the town. 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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  3. Read the Hitchin and Harpenden parliamentary candidates' 'mini manifestos'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    The Review asked the five MP hopefuls staking a claim for your votes to outline their six priorities for Hitchin and Harpenden. Conservative candidate Peter Lilley did not want to take part, and at the time of print UKIP's John Stocker had not responded.

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  4. Read the Hitchen and Harpenden Parliamentary candidates' 'mini manifestos'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    The Review asked the five MP hopefuls staking a claim for your votes to outline their six priorities for Hitchen and Harpenden. Conservative candidate Peter Lilley did not want to take part, and at the time of print UKIP's John Stocker had not responded.

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  5. Council take action to improve leisure facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    Action is being taken by St Albans City and District Council to improve leisure facilities following a customer survey earlier this year. It showed generally strong levels of satisfaction with Westminster Lodge Leisure Centre, and lower levels of satisfaction were recorded for Harpenden Sports Centre and Swimming Pool, in particular, with regard to cleanliness and customer service.

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  6. Harpenden singer Emma McGrath juggles GCSE revision with gig at London's 100 ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    Arguably the most important gig of Emma McGrath's fledgling music career is set to fall slap-bang in the middle of her mock GCSEs. But does the prospect of playing Oxford Street's world-famous 100 Club in the midst of exam prep send the 15-year-old singer-songwriter into a flap? No way.

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  7. Sister Sheila is still helping the homeless at the age of 82Read the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | 24dash

    Sister Sheila O'Reilly has been volunteering at the Open Door Homeless Service in St Albans for more than 20 years and, at the age of 82, sees no reason to retire from the role. The dedicated volunteer co-ordinates a group of 27 other people who give their time to provide a home-cooked meal for the homeless men and women staying in the night shelter in Bricket Road.

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  8. Playwright Claire Dowie brings award-winning drama Adult Child/Dead...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    Playwright Claire Dowie brings award-winning drama Adult Child/Dead Child to The Maltings Arts Theatre Playwright Claire Dowie brings Time Out award-winning drama Adult Child/Dead Child to The Maltings Arts Theatre in St Albans Claire Dowie wants her audience in St Albans to laugh while they watch the new production of her acclaimed 1987 play Adult Child/Dead Child . It just so happens that the subject matter actually isn't all that funny.

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  9. Q&A with Babyshambles bassist Drew McConnell ahead of St Albans gig with his side-project HelsinkiRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    Q&A with Babyshambles bassist Drew McConnell ahead of St Albans gig with his side-project Helsinki Although his main duties lie in playing bass with Pete Doherty's Babyshambles, Drew McConnell has recently been busy creating the second album of his side-project Helsinki. Ahead of his St Albans gig at The Horn, the 36-year-old talks to Hannah Worrall about The Beatles, skateboarding, and his new album, A Guide for the Perplexed .

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  10. London Marathon 2015: St Albans case studiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    This year's London Marathon is just days away and there are plenty of runners from St Albans looking forward to joining tens of thousands of awe inspiring fundraisers pounding 26 miles of the capital's streets. The race raises millions of pounds for charity every year and the Review caught up with some of those fundraising from St Albans.

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  11. Thirty children in Harpenden without primary school placesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    Thirty children in Harpenden have not been allocated a place at any primary or junior school, and parents have branded the situation an "utter disgrace". Parents were told on Thursday which schools their children would be attending in the new academic year by Hertfordshire County Council.

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  12. Grandfather's plea to find missing van - which was stolen from behind a police stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    Grandfather's plea to find missing van - which was stolen from behind a police station A grandfather who has devoted half his life to raising money for charity was left devastated when his van was stolen - from behind a police station. David Press, of Battlers Green Drive, Radlett, had parked his blue van at the Hotel Ibis car park, in Elstree Way, which is next to Borehamwood Police Station, on Friday while he went to the gym.

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  13. Harpenden Bowling Club started their season with a gala victory for the captains' team.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    Harpenden defeated Redbourn 110-73 in their friendly match. The top rink was Jack Blissett, Dena Roberts and Sue Howe.

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  14. Retired Harpenden police sergeant praised for bravery at eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    Mark Hill, 50, was one of four officers honoured for their hard work, commitment and bravery during the Bilderberg Group meeting in June 2013 in Watford. A A 1 million police operation was launched for the three day secretive conference, which included a no-fly zone and roads around the hotel being closed with anti-terror laws.

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  15. Court round up: including man who tried to steal a hoodie from Sports DirectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Tring 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. Oliver Fountain, 27, of Meadow Road, Hemel Hempstead.

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  16. 2001, and there's a row brewing over school places... as usual.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Watford Observer

    Almost 500 extra secondary school places have been provided by Hertfordshire County Council in a bid to ease this year's transfer problems. Five secondary schools in St Albans and Harpenden will take an additional 491 pupils between them across all five years, from age 11 to 16, from this September.

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  17. Hundreds miss out on primary school placesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    Hundreds of Hertfordshire youngsters will today discover they have missed out on winning a place at any of their favoured primary schools, figures have revealed. School admissions statistics released by Hertfordshire County Council have revealed 895 pupils were not given any of the three primary schools they listed as their preferred choices.

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  18. Author James Moore delves into the gruesome history of St Albans' pubs for his new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    Author James Moore delves into the gruesome history of St Albans' pubs for his new book Author James Moore delves into the gruesome history of St Albans' pubs for his new book Murder at the Inn Pubs have been the setting for some of the most blood-thirsty crimes in British history. But most punters enjoying a drink at their local are oblivious to the grisly episodes which may have been enacted within its four walls over the years.

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  19. Players get ready to rake up murderous past timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Crow

    A murder mystery taking its title from a traditional song is being performed by The High Street Players in Harpenden next week. And Evermore Shall Be So explores the events surrounding a murder which took place four years previously and how the lyrics of the song Green Grow the Rushes O seem to fit so well with the circumstances.

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  20. Register to vote before it's too lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Stalbans Review

    In St Albans and Harpenden, as well as voting for your member of parliament, there are also two other elections on May 7. One will be to elect district councillors to St Albans District Council and the other to elect town councillors in Harpenden.

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