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Exploring the valley slopes around Stanstead Abbotts, Liz Hamilton of Herts Campaign to Protect Rural England braves darkening clouds to finds diverse habitats and fine sights

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October 2017

Today they are desirable flats in a grand Victorian building near Letchworth, but once they were home to ‘pauper lunatics’ subject to both the good and bad of the day’s mental health treatments. Melanie Dakin spoke to the author of a new book that explores the history of Three Counties Asylum

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October 2017

Once a key part of British Hollywood and the site of fantastical sets, the former backlot of MGM Studios in Borehamwood has undergone a wild transformation, writes Countryside Management Service projects officer Ellie Beach

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October 2017

Hertfordshire is a county with a vast, fascinating and sometimes dark and bloody history that has reportedly lead to more than a few angry ghosts sticking around to wreak havoc and take revenge on the living. We have gathered 10 of the most haunted places in the county

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Christmas isn’t complete without a trip to a festive fair. From German-style food stalls to vintage fetes, Hertfordshire’s Christmas markets have it all

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From the Romans to Strictly, Louise McEvoy lists 15 things you may not know about Herts neighbours Radlett, Bushey and Elstree

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October 2017

With Halloween this month, Alex Burman turns the pages of a classic horror story to find the links between stained glass at Ashridge chapel and a monster lurking in a German monastery

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October 2017

Liz Hamilton takes a journey from Bourne End to Chipperfield and explores the history of the Hertfordshire Way

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September 2017

The spectacular fish-eating bird of prey, the osprey, has been sighted in Herts at this time of year as it refuels before flying to Africa. Charlotte Hussey of the Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust celebrates its return

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September 2017

The north Herts village of Ashwell is enjoying a special year marking 1,100 years since its founding. Bianca Wilde looks at its rich history and ongoing celebrations

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September 2017
 
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