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Out & About

Mon, 10:59

James Pulham and Son revolutionised garden design in the Victorian era with an invention that brought Italian romance to England. Keri Jordan unearths the history of the Broxbourne company and a major project to preserve its legacy

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April 2017
Mon, 10:22

A new phase of the British Horse Society Dead Slow campaign aims to cut the ‘alarming’ number of horse-related accidents on our roads, claiming ‘most drivers aren’t aware of the very real dangers riders face’

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April 2017
Tuesday, April 18, 2017

An ancient oasis of wildlife in industrial Potters Bar is thriving thanks to traditional woodland management by man and animal power. Countryside Management Service projects officer Brian Gillam explains

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April 2017
Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Hospice to benefit from first Great British Proms and Classic Ibiza concerts to be held at Knebworth House

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Chosen from more than 100 entries, the winner of the first Hertfordshire Life Landscape Painter of the Year competition has been announced. Photography by Kevin Lines

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April 2017

Health & Style

Friday, April 21, 2017

Our fashion stylist Ellena Ophira is in love with the versatile shirt

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Tuesday, April 18, 2017

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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Tuesday, March 21, 2017

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

Homes & Gardens

Tue, 13:04

Jack Brunsdon was a master craftsman with a passion for making things from wood. He turned his hand to many varied forms of joinery, including deck chairs, toboggans and even the rear timber body work of the Morris Traveller estate motor car before settling on high quality windows and doors

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These three luxury properties in Sellindge, Birchington and Staplehurst are great options

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After their newly-bought 1970s home cracked wide open, a couple with an eye to elegance and the environment embarked on a mission to create something new. Pat Bramley investigates Spring House in Little Gaddesden

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Described by Edward Hasted as ‘the greatest ornament of this part of the county’, Barham Court has been ‘saved’ by being converted to serviced office accommodation. Words by: Pat Crawford. Pictures by: Manu Palomeque and courtesy of Barham Court

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Making a move to Cromer

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Endless Victorian seaside charm and a fantastic place for all the family, Cromer really is the gem of the Norfolk coast

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Food & Drink

Tue, 09:34

‘I love beetroot. It’s one of my favourite ingredients and the combination of beetroot, goats curd, apple and granola is fantastic! This recipe might take a little time but the result is really special’ – Auberge du Lac head chef Matt Edmonds

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April 2017

The chef-proprietor at the St Albans restaurant and bar on sourcing locally, the importance of citrus, and beef dripping triple-cooked chips

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Recipe: Rocky Road

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

A great treat - rich, crunchy and seriously smooth with a hint of mint

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A St Albans ‘spirits boutique’ has teamed up with a prestigious rum producer to give Herts a taste of the Caribbean

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April 2017

With a confident and innovative menu, a chef-run pub in Great Amwell attracts a happy throng. Photography Brian Arnopp

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April 2017

People

Tue, 11:53

Codicote singer-guitarist Lawrence Hill on his rise and fall on ITV talent show The Voice

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Thursday, April 20, 2017

The case of Tini and Hugh Owens shows the need for English divorce laws to be updated. Debenhams Ottaway can help

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Tuesday, April 18, 2017

A major project brings together six heritage sites to explore the often surprising and rich history of the county in search of 
answers to the question: what is Hertfordshire’s identity?

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April 2017
Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Easter brings thousands to the cathedral in St Albans, in the footsteps of 1,700 years of Christian pilgrims. Jess Unwin explores the site’s remarkable history and this year’s events

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April 2017
Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Local residents seeking funding for rural community projects could be eligible to receive a grant of up to £5,000 with the launch of the Rural Community Fund from Calor

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Arts & Culture

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Chosen from more than 100 entries, the winner of the first Hertfordshire Life Landscape Painter of the Year competition has been announced. Photography by Kevin Lines

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Monday, April 3, 2017

This summer will offer a treat for music lovers with Classic Ibiza and The Great British Prom coming to Knebworth House for the first time

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Monday, April 3, 2017

Hertford Arts Trail, part of Hertford Arts Festival, showcases a wide variety of artists in the area in unlikely venues. Sandra Smith spoke to four exhibitors about what inspires their work

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Tuesday, March 28, 2017

You wouldn’t think it, but from early aspirations Brenda Hurley came late to painting. This quiet artist has a loud creative voice

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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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