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Out & About

Mon, 13:21

The museum has won an award for its ‘outstanding’ education programme

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January 2018
Mon, 11:34

Farmers’ markets make it easy to buy fresh, healthy food sourced direct from local producers in a charming setting, far removed from the supermarket experience. Here are some of the best farmers’ markets in Hertfordshire

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It’s a world exotic and often terrifying, Louise McEvoy explores a fascinating new book on early medicine by the University of Hertfordshire’s Jennifer Evans

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January 2018
Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Widening the appeal of the National Trust’s varied portfolio is the mission for Hitchin’s John Orna-Ornstein. Gillian Thornton met up with him at one of the trust’s properties

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January 2018
Friday, January 5, 2018

During January and February, elusive little white signs of spring pop up around the county in the form of snowdrops. We have gathered some of the best places to go for a snowdrop walk in Hertfordshire

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Health & Style

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

A word-first centre for groundbreaking medical research that could tackle previously untreatable diseases has opened in Stevenage. Louise McEvoy reports on the £67m site that could save lives on a global scale

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November 2017

Homes & Gardens

Mon, 13:36

A grand refuge for French nuns to flee persecution and latterly a school and orphanage too, a former convent in Baldock has many tales to tell. Pat Bramley explores the history of the site, newly-converted into luxury homes

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January 2018

During January and February, elusive little white signs of spring pop up around the county in the form of snowdrops. We have gathered some of the best places to go for a snowdrop walk in Hertfordshire

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It’s a tale of love, both for a building and a builder – Pat Bramley met the family who converted a Victorian church near Welwyn GC into a unique family home

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December 2017

Ad Feature: Buying a bespoke British-made kitchen in Hertfordshire

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Hawk Interiors offers a truly bespoke service to create your dream kitchen, here’s how...

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Make new friends, get gardening tips, expand your horticultural knowledge and visit inspirational gardens, these are just some of the benefits of joining a local horticultural club

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November 2017
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Food & Drink

Food and drink editor Richard Cawthorne visits the historic country hotel with a fresh sense of purpose

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January 2018

Farmers’ markets make it easy to buy fresh, healthy food sourced direct from local producers in a charming setting, far removed from the supermarket experience. Here are some of the best farmers’ markets in Hertfordshire

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Hertfordshire is a foodie haven with gastronomic events taking place throughout the year. We have picked some of the best for this month to check out

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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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After a ramble through the Hertfordshire countryside with the pooch, nothing beats a visit to a pretty country pub to refuel

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People

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

From being a complete novice a year ago to being crowned Commonwealth champion, Gemma Marshall has blasted into the sport of power lifting. Mark Slattery spoke to the Knebworth athlete about her rapid rise and the challenges she faces

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January 2018
Friday, January 5, 2018

‘Women tend to have been brought up not to blow their own trumpet, or as my mum would call it, show off’

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Monday, December 18, 2017

The Bennetts have been cultivating Christmas trees at Hooks Cross for 17 years, going through a steep learning curve to find, grow and protect their firs. Sandra Smith went to the farm to find out just what goes into your festive centrepiece

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Monday, December 11, 2017

Paul Laidlaw has entertained audiences for decades with his comic antics as the pantomime dame at Gordon Craig Theatre’s annual Christmas spectacle. Julie Lucas caught up with him ahead of his latest role in Jack and the Beanstalk

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December 2017
Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Synonymous with Christmas thanks to his many festive tales, key characters, places and events in Dickens’ stories are closer to home than you might think, writes Michael Long

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December 2017

Arts & Culture

It’s a world exotic and often terrifying, Louise McEvoy explores a fascinating new book on early medicine by the University of Hertfordshire’s Jennifer Evans

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Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Passed by, tucked away and sometimes unassuming, there are art treasures in the county that are little known but are among the most prized by museums, churches and institutions. Julie Lucas asked our curators and archivists to choose 21 objects that resonate with meaning

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Enjoy Hertfordshire all year...

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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Designing fun, colourful prints in a fusion of tradtional European and modern Japanese styles, a pair of illustrators have combined talents to create a globally-successful business. Nikki Lennox Moorby met the duo in their Hitchin studio

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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

He may not be so well known today, but Berkhamsted-born poet William Cowper was a literary giant of the 18th century. Stephen Roberts looks at the brilliant and troubled mind of the poet and hymnodist

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