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Out & About

Mon, 11:00

The British Horse Society’s Paths for Communities fund, supported by a Ride Out UK project this month, is helping to maintain rights of way and increase access to the county’s countryside and beyond

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May 2017
Mon, 09:51

Liz Hamilton visited the last maltsters in Herts, who are keeping the county’s long tradition of malt production alive

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May 2017
Monday, May 15, 2017

Experimental and restless in his desire to create paintings that have a sense of poetry, Michael Beddall’s work ranges from abstract to hyper-realism. Sandra Smith met the 
St Albans artist and 2016 Hertfordshire Life Landscape Painter of the Year winner

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May 2017
Thursday, May 11, 2017

The Henry Moore Foundation in Perry Green is celebrating its 40th anniversary at the Henry Moore Studios & Gardens

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

From stately homes to skateparks, we have selected 22 of the best ideas for days out in Hertfordshire

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Health & Style

Mon, 11:00

Dr Sharon Crichlow of The Skin to Love Clinic in St Albans answers our questions about the anti-ageing mini-thread lift treatment

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May 2017
Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Ellena finds that far from being stubborn, the mule is this summer’s saviour

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May 2017
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

Homes & Gardens

Monday, May 15, 2017

As Hitchin’s Harkness Roses prepares for the biggest flower show in the world, Philippa Pearson goes behind the scenes to find out what it takes to be a medal-winning exhibitor

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May 2017

It’s May and spring proper – a most wonderful time to be gardening, says Judy

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May 2017

Amwell Cottage near Wheathampstead has a traditional cottage garden and an ancient orchard with abundant blossoms this month. Philippa Pearson visits, as can you

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April 2017

Ad Feature: Crafting success with Jack Brunsdon & Son

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

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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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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April 2017
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Food & Drink

Sunday, May 21, 2017

From Italian style bistros to modern Turkish eateries and classic British spots, Hertfordshire has a plethora of innovative restaurants. We have picked 20 top places to eat in the county

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Sharon Struckman, the Fine Foodie, goes on an Italian adventure in Herts

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May 2017

With the freshness of spearmint and the tanginess of lemon, this quick and easy dessert is great for spring entertaining

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May 2017

Award-winning café Mudlarks is at the heart of Hertford in more ways than one, Sharon finds

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April 2017

‘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

People

Mon, 10:56

In a throwaway, plastic-moulded age, Heather Harris still finds workshops across Hertfordshire using traditional tools alongside very modern ones to meet a demand for lifetime quality

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May 2017
Monday, May 15, 2017

Experimental and restless in his desire to create paintings that have a sense of poetry, Michael Beddall’s work ranges from abstract to hyper-realism. Sandra Smith met the 
St Albans artist and 2016 Hertfordshire Life Landscape Painter of the Year winner

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May 2017
Monday, May 15, 2017

Hearing the distress of dogs in a nearby pound, a mother and daughter first opened up their Bishop’s Stortford home and then a dedicated centre to rehabilitate and rehome unwanted animals

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May 2017
Monday, May 15, 2017

She’s made her name as one of the BBC’s best-loved wildlife presenters and has just fronted BBC2’s rural business show Back to the Land. With a book now out on our relationship with dogs, Kate Humble tells that her love of nature began young in Hertfordshire, with the smell of tomatoes

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May 2017
Tuesday, May 9, 2017

With Real Bread Week this month, Paul Peacock looks at the campaign’s nemesis, the revolutionary bread-making process created by scientists in Hertfordshire and still the recipe for the vast majority of loaves on sale

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May 2017

Arts & Culture

Monday, May 15, 2017

Experimental and restless in his desire to create paintings that have a sense of poetry, Michael Beddall’s work ranges from abstract to hyper-realism. Sandra Smith met the 
St Albans artist and 2016 Hertfordshire Life Landscape Painter of the Year winner

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Thursday, May 11, 2017

The Henry Moore Foundation in Perry Green is celebrating its 40th anniversary at the Henry Moore Studios & Gardens

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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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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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