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Out & About

Tue, 10:11

Thinking of buying a horse or pony? Susanna Ballinger MRCVS, managing partner and head vet at Rossdales Hertfordshire, gives her advice

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Mon, 11:14

The weather may still be cold and dreary but the start of lambing season is a sign that spring is on its way. Keri Jordan welcomes the woolly arrivals and looks at how the ancient art of shepherding is faring in the county

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March 2017
Mon, 11:01

Renowned for its snowdrops, there are other things stirring in the gardens at Benington Lordship. Philippa Pearson visits the new planting at the site on the remains of a Norman castle

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March 2017
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

With gorgeous countryside, grand manor houses and plenty of history under its belt, it’s no surprise Hertfordshire is a prime spot for films and TV

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

A new initiative that pairs troubled teens with horses is helping young people get back on track. The British Horse Society explains how Changing Lives through Horses works

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March 2017

Health & Style

Tue, 10:11

Radio 2 health expert, Imperfectly Natural author and Herts mum Janey Lee Grace chooses her favourite treatment, therapies and food in the county

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March 2017
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Sarah Grosvenor checked out the new celebrity-backed facial at Ruth Eaton Clinic in Bishop’s Stortford

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Hemel Hempstead’s One Stop Doctors outlines 5 simple ways to get healthier in 2017

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February 2017
Monday, February 13, 2017

Footwear special to Harpenden residents forms a photographic artwork that reveals more than just shoes

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February 2017
Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Radio 2 health expert, Imperfectly Natural author and Herts mum Janey Lee Grace chooses her favourite treatments, therapies and food in the county

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February 2017

Homes & Gardens

Mon, 11:01

Renowned for its snowdrops, there are other things stirring in the gardens at Benington Lordship. Philippa Pearson visits the new planting at the site on the remains of a Norman castle

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March 2017

Dreaming of a bumper veg plot this summer? Get planning and preparing now, says Judy Shardlow, Herts-based RHS award-winning garden designer and coach

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March 2017

Modern barn conversion in St Ippolyts

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

A barn in St Ippolyts once used for cattle is the heart of a courtyard complex that marries ancient building techniques and the surrounding environment with contemporary design. Pat Bramley reports

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February 2017

How to winter-proof your home

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Wrap up in woollies, scarf, gloves and hat and you’re ready for winter weather, but what about your property? Matthew Craker of Fine and Country estate agents in Brookmans Park gives his tips on improving home insulation

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February 2017

Delphiniums look regal in any border. Philippa Pearson visits specialist nursery Home Farm Plants in Bovingdon to find out about growing these majestic perennials

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February 2017
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Food & Drink

Ad Feature: The Oak

Yesterday, 10:50

Craig & Sarah Oakley’s new venue The Oak specialises in fresh fish & seafood from the Cornish coast...

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Forget uninspiring sandwiches from the supermarket, we think Hertfordshire could be home to some of the tastiest sarnies in the east of England. In no particular order, we pick 7 of the best cafés and delis to grab a delicious gourmet sandwich

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Glass of Herts: Hertfordshire gets in on the ‘freakshake’ trend

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March 2017

Chef-owner at the Braughing pub and restaurant discusses the rise of healthy dishes, the importance of experimentation, and not being a ‘cornflour cowboy’

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March 2017

Ad Feature: The Spotted Dog

Mon, 11:41

The Spotted Dog, in the heart of the thriving Hertfordshire village of Flamstead, has been a public house since the c1800...

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People

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Debenhams Ottaway explains how you can get the best from cohabitation confusion

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

With gorgeous countryside, grand manor houses and plenty of history under its belt, it’s no surprise Hertfordshire is a prime spot for films and TV

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

St Albans’ Danielle Sargeson on how her rescue horse Quid became a royal TV star

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Our 2017 list of the 50 wealthiest Herts people shows times are a-changing. We chart those moving up, down and new entries in the shifting world of big business

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March 2017
Wednesday, March 8, 2017

A wonderful giver of hope, cherished memories and relief during dark days, the Willow Foundation has helped thousands of seriously ill young people. It aims, with your help, to support many thousands more

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March 2017

Arts & Culture

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

With gorgeous countryside, grand manor houses and plenty of history under its belt, it’s no surprise Hertfordshire is a prime spot for films and TV

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Monday, February 27, 2017

Leaving a corporate planning job at Tesco HQ to follow a long-held ambition to paint, Dave Nelson takes an analytical approach to making his new career a success, as Sandra Smith finds

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Monday, February 20, 2017

The finalists have been chosen for the first Hertfordshire Life Landscape Painter of the Year competition to find the best artists capturing, in their own unique ways, the often unsung views in the county

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Monday, February 6, 2017

After much anticipation and a year’s building work, a new regional theatre for Herts opens its doors this month. It’s curtain up at Letchworth’s innovative Broadway

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Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Dick Onians grapples with the eternal in his work. Sandra Smith meets the Royal British Society of Sculptors Fellow at his Chipperfield home, surrounded by his creations

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