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With the (literal) rise of camera-carrying drones, new and surprising views of Hertfordshire are being revealed. Here we show the work of some of these pioneer photographers

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August 2017

Not one to shy away from a fight, Guy Ritchie comes storming back on to our screens with his brilliantly bananas retelling of the Arthurian legend. Christopher Ritchie asks the Hatfield-born director about his unique style

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August 2017

Fascinated with the small and often hidden, Jon Russell uses his macro lens to bring the details of nature and manmade objects to the fore. Sandra Smith enters the Berkhamsted photographer’s little world

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July 2017

We round up five top events happening this month in Hertfordshire

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July 2017

Win tickets to the biggest and best outdoor events in Herts this summer including Battle Proms and Folk by the Oak at Hatfield House, Classic Ibiza and Great British Prom at Knebworth and Standon Calling

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With a passion for plants born of childhood rambles, East Herts mother and daughter Christine Flintham and Gael Sellwood have become renowned botanical painters. Sandra Smith spoke to the pair about their intricate, beautiful work

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June 2017

We have five family tickets to the Game Fair at Hatfield House to give away, worth a total of £280

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A new festival brings world-class musicians to Hertford this month with the aim of putting the county on the UK cultural map for classical performances

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June 2017

We sat down with renowned conductors Stephen Hussey and Anthony Inglis who will be conducting the proceedings at the upcoming Classic Ibiza and The Great British Prom respectively held at Bowood House, Bolesworth and Knebworth House

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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

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

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We have hand-picked five of the best things to do around Hertfordshire this month

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May 2017

It draws in tens of thousands of visitors, has 350 exhibitors, around 1,500 animals, daredevil displays and bags of family fun – get ready for the Hertfordshire County Show

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May 2017

Find out all about the sponsors of this year’s awards that takes place in the resplendent Hatfield House

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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

These Easter days out in Herts are perfect for kids with energy to burn during the holidays. We pick 10 of the best events

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Head outside and enjoy some of Herts’ top April events

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April 2017

The Game Fair at Hatfield House

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Europe’s biggest festival of rural life will be at Hatfield House this summer. Supported by Hertfordshire Life, The Game Fair is sports, shopping, food and drink arena displays, traditions and a touch of glamour

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March 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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March 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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April 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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March 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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Here are 5 unmissable events happening in Hertfordshire in the month of March

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March 2017

Meet artist Dave Nelson

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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February 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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February 2017

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