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Celebrity Interviews

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
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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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Our 2017 list of the 50 wealthiest Herts people shows times are a-changing. We chart those moving up, down and new entries in the shifting world of big business

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March 2017
Monday, February 27, 2017

The Six Nations rugby tournament kicks off this month with an England team in near-unbeatable form. At the core of the men’s team is a trio of former Harpenden players, while fly-half in the women’s national squad is also an ex-Harp. And there’s more in the wings. Neil Metcalfe looks at how this small club is producing world-beaters

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February 2017
Monday, February 13, 2017

He is the celebrated photographer of the famous, from the Queen to Kylie, a go-to creator of high-end adverts, and an innovative backer of charitable projects. 
Here, Rankin charts his journey from uncultured St Albans teen to international artist

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February 2017

Local People

16:52

After a bereavement, KDW helped this young family plan its future

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12:47

With World Environment Day this month, Keri Jordan looks at what Hertfordshire is doing to help create sustainable technologies and a cleaner planet

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June 2017
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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
Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Facing a life-defining moment at 54, Shenley’s Bob Bhania decided to tackle mountains. Now 60, he is nearing completion of the very rare Explorer’s Grand Slam – scaling the highest peak on each continent and reaching both Poles. Lorenza Bacino met the remarkable explorer

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June 2017
Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Taking around 2,500 calls a year from victims, perpetrators and concerned family and friends in the county, the service is a ‘first step to a happier life’

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June 2017

Charity

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Taking around 2,500 calls a year from victims, perpetrators and concerned family and friends in the county, the service is a ‘first step to a happier life’

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June 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

Helping community groups begin and grow, bringing skills to those in need and being a hub for like-minded projects, Welwyn Hatfield Community 
and Voluntary Service amplifies the power of volunteers

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April 2017

A wonderful giver of hope, cherished memories and relief during dark days, the Willow Foundation has helped thousands of seriously ill young people. It aims, with your help, to support many thousands more

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March 2017

Seeing a lack of support for disadvantaged young people to unlock their potential by making positive choices, a Herts husband and wife team formed The Gifted

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February 2017

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