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Yesterday, 11:15

Behind this month's fun fair in Stevenage is a history spanning 800 years. Julie Lucas looks at how the charter fair made the town and how today it is a source of pride for the showmen and women who transform the High Street each year

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Beset by a legal row that meant much of it was inaccessible for years, the new Noth Hertfordshire Museum is finally fully open, and it's been worth the wait

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

A historic market town close to the western boundary of the county, Berko, as the locals call it, mixes ancient and modern in style

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

The £400m scheme is described as "different from anywhere else in the UK"

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

A walk in the country with the promise of a welcoming pub for lunch is one of the things Herts does brilliantly. We've picked some of the best to try

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Health & Style

Thursday, August 29, 2019

The benefits of getting out in the fresh air are well-known, but a new take on it, forest therapy, is growing in popularity as a way to unwind and improve health. We asked Herts-based forest therapy guide Sam Wright to explain

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January 2019

Cresta Silks, founded in Welwyn GC 90 years ago, is a remarkable story of leading artists, socialist principals and commercial nous that made women look fabulous

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Homes & Gardens

Monday, August 19, 2019

Once owned by a bodyguard to Edward the Confessor, and a hideout during the Profumo affair, The Mill in Westmill is a home with a long and intriguing history

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With a baby imminent, a couple with a vision took on a former power station near Ware and set about realising its potential as a family home

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With exotic inspiration from her travels mixed with cottage garden plants and natural areas, Sally Trendell has created a magical riverside garden at her home near Wheathampstead

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Searching for that elusive property with bags of potential, a couple took on a renovation that transformed a tired 70s home into a TV show winner

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Named after the Gabriel Bell in St Albans' historic clock tower, Gabriel Square is a collection of luxury homes arranged around a landscaped communal garden.

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Food & Drink

Yesterday, 13:31

This year is the 11th annual apple day in the grounds of St Elizabeth's

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From CAMRA accredited ale houses to gastro pubs with big beer lists, we have some perfect pubs in Hertfordshire that serve well kept real ales for true beer lovers

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Ad Feature The Cricketers of Redbourn

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Welcome to The Cricketers of Redbourn; set in the idyllic location of East Common in the heart of the village, overlooking Redbourn Common in Hertfordshire.

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Located in the beautiful village of Ashwell and blessed with elegant Georgian proportions, this pub-restaurant has plenty to commend its menu too

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The Campaign for Real Ale has acknowledged a community-owned village pub in Herts as its Pub of the Year

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People

With an ethos of education, friendship, support and activism, Hertfordshire WI is 100 this year and still enriching and changing lives

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

The benefits of getting out in the fresh air are well-known, but a new take on it, forest therapy, is growing in popularity as a way to unwind and improve health. We asked Herts-based forest therapy guide Sam Wright to explain

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January 2019
Monday, August 19, 2019

A love of animals combined with the art of blacksmithing has made Berkhamsted's Charles Elliott an in-demand sculptor here and abroad

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Raised under a repressive regime, the founder of a Herts charity is using books to empower deprived children to determine their lives

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Monday, August 12, 2019

The 'most celebrated captain of banditti in the kingdom' James Whitney began life in poverty in Stevenage before embarking on a career of highway robbery at the head of a notorious Herts gang

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Arts & Culture

Monday, August 19, 2019

A love of animals combined with the art of blacksmithing has made Berkhamsted's Charles Elliott an in-demand sculptor here and abroad

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Raised under a repressive regime, the founder of a Herts charity is using books to empower deprived children to determine their lives

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