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'We're sorry to see her go' - community worker sad to leave as project comes to an end

Borehamwood Times:

3:10pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A community worker has said she is ‘very sad’ about a volunteer project which is coming to an end next month.

Residents association to celebrate recycling centre victory at meeting tonight

Borehamwood Times:

1:10pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A residents association will meet tonight to celebrate a successful campaign and highlight current issues facing the town.

Passengers 'frustrated' after rail companies refuse to commit to end date for new lifts

Borehamwood Times:

11:30am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Passengers have continued to express their anger after Network Rail have refused to commit to an end date to work being carried out at a busy commuter station.

Garage hosts ladies night with a difference

Borehamwood Times:

9:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A garage held a free ladies night after research shows that nearly two-thirds of female motorists do not feel comfortable taking their car to be repaired.

Radlett Brownies celebrate centenary with Hatfield sleepover

Borehamwood Times:

6:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Brownies across Hertfordshire have continued their celebrations to mark 100 years of guiding.

Cabinet members vote to save Elstree recycling centre

Borehamwood Times: Hertfordshire County Council offices

5:40pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A household waste centre has been officially saved from closure after a final vote from the council today.

Pupils celebrate their aspirations in style at St John's School, Radlett

Borehamwood Times:

3:30pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Pupils at a primary school have been developing their aspirations in a special themed week.

Yopey entry for 17-year-old's blood campaign for brother she never knew

Borehamwood Times:

1:10pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A 17-year-old who campaigns for blood donations has been entered into a competition that hails the achievements of young people.

Community groups and charities honoured in awards ceremony

Borehamwood Times:

11:20am Monday 22nd September 2014

Community groups and charities have been praised as part of an awards ceremony.

Silver sports mark awarded to St Nicholas School, Elstree, for commitment to sport

Borehamwood Times:

9:05am Monday 22nd September 2014

A primary school has been awarded a silver award for its commitment to sport.

'Be a councillor' evening 'well attended'

Borehamwood Times:

6:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

There could soon be a new selection of councillors to choose from following an information event.

Museum sign pointing visitors in the right direction

Borehamwood Times:

11:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

A museum sign is now pointing in the right direction thanks to a quick repositioning.

New charges to support local infrastructure

Borehamwood Times:

10:30am Saturday 20th September 2014

New developments could face charges to fund new public services.

Film screening held today

Borehamwood Times:

8:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

A matinee film screening organised by the Rotary Club will be held today.

Sustainable farm celebrates volunteers' hard work

Borehamwood Times:

5:30pm Friday 19th September 2014

A sustainable farm is celebrating the hard work of its community volunteers.

Care home raises £80 for Macmillan

Borehamwood Times:

2:10pm Friday 19th September 2014

A care home has raised more than £80 at a coffee morning today.

Town council votes to relaunch a neighbourhood watch scheme

Borehamwood Times:

11:40am Friday 19th September 2014

A neighbourhood watch scheme will be relaunched following a meeting of the town council last night.

Go red to support Herts Air Ambulance

Borehamwood Times:

9:00am Friday 19th September 2014

An air ambulance service is looking for supporters to ‘go red’ to raise money for their life-saving helicopter.

Visually Impaired Club host charity coffee morning

Borehamwood Times:

5:30am Friday 19th September 2014

A social club for people with limited sight is to host a coffee morning for charity.

Reduction of recycling centre hours one step closer to approval

Borehamwood Times: Hertfordshire County Council offices

5:22pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Plans to reduce the opening hours of Hertfordshire’s recycling centres are one step closer to being accepted.

Golfers tee off to raise £12,000 for charity

Borehamwood Times:

3:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

More than 70 people attended a golf day to help raise £12,000 for charity.

Former Labour candidate Frank Ward to stand for UKIP in general election

Borehamwood Times: Frank Ward

1:30pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A former Labour parliamentary candidate has been adopted as a prospective candidate for UKIP.

Health trust in top 100 places to work

Borehamwood Times:

11:20am Thursday 18th September 2014

A Hertfordshire health trust has been named as one of the top 100 best places to work within healthcare.

Free seminar to help men over 30 get fit

Borehamwood Times:

8:50am Thursday 18th September 2014

A fitness specialist is to host a free fitness seminar to help Radlett men get in shape.

Join experts for walk around former MGM site

Borehamwood Times:

6:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

Film fans are being invited to join experts to explore the site of a former film studio.

Musician on the hunt for sponsors for charity music video

Borehamwood Times:

5:30pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A singer-songwriter is asking for sponsorship to help create a charity music video.

Appeal to put up security gates launched

Borehamwood Times:

4:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

An appeal has been launched against a council decision to refuse plans for electronic gates at a road in Shenley.

WATCH: Video of police car being rammed released to find wanted man

Borehamwood Times:

2:05pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

Video footage of a police car being rammed has been released as part of an appeal to find a wanted man.

Centenary documentary to be unveiled at two free screenings

Borehamwood Times:

11:22am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A documentary to celebrate the centenary of filmmaking in Elstree and Borehamwood will be screened for the public.

Home crafts and garden produce to go on display at annual show

Borehamwood Times: Flower-Show.gif

9:20am Wednesday 17th September 2014

Gardening tools will be on offer at an annual autumn show this weekend.

Supper and quiz night for diabetes charity

Borehamwood Times: 15-year-old Tally decided to set up The Michael Green Foundation within weeks of her father passing away.

6:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A charity supper and quiz night hopes to raise money for a diabetes charity.

Children and adult runners help celebrate 50th anniversary

Borehamwood Times:

5:30pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Happy and exhausted runners took part in a family fun run during the weekend.

Appeal to trace motorcyclist after series of petrol thefts

Borehamwood Times:

2:35pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

An appeal has been launched to trace a motorcyclist following a series of petrol thefts.

Interim minister welcomed in Baptist Church ceremony

Borehamwood Times:

1:10pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Church-goers and community figures attended the induction of a church minister this weekend.

'No Jews' - Security guard sacked after schoolboys banned from Sports Direct

Borehamwood Times:

10:10am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A security guard has been sacked after two 11-year-olds were barred from a sports store.

Concert raises £800 for cancer charity

Borehamwood Times:

9:10am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A concert in memory of a woman’s grandmother has raised around £800 for a cancer charity.

Hertfordshire supports national alcohol action week

Borehamwood Times: Wandsworth's £5m drug and alcohol service is 'poor and inefficient'

6:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Hertfordshire Constabulary has announced it will be supporting an alcohol action week, following the launch of a new telephone counselling service.

Take part in Mitzvah Day 2014

Borehamwood Times:

5:30pm Monday 15th September 2014

Mitzvah Day 2014 is almost here, and the Times & Independent Series is working with organisers to encourage readers to take part in meaningful, enjoyable challenges.

Appeal to catch bag snatcher

Borehamwood Times:

4:16pm Monday 15th September 2014

Two handbags were snatched from shoppers.

Trust in Us domestic abuse campaign launched

Borehamwood Times:

3:57pm Monday 15th September 2014

A social media campaign has been launched to raise awareness of domestic abuse.

Grand tour horse ride to raise money for air ambulance

Borehamwood Times:

12:50pm Monday 15th September 2014

Horse lovers are invited to join a sponsored ride to raise money for the Herts Air Ambulance.

Girls aged seven to 16 wanted for Cinderella auditions today

Borehamwood Times:

11:10am Monday 15th September 2014

Girls between seven and 16-years-old are being invited to audition for a pantomime.

Swimming team thrown in at the deep end with Olympic masterclass

Borehamwood Times:

9:00am Monday 15th September 2014

Former Team GB Olympic and Commonwealth Games swimmers put a Borehamwood team through their paces.

Get help kicking the habit with Stoptober

Borehamwood Times:

6:00am Monday 15th September 2014

Smokers will be given help giving up with a national ‘stop smoking’ challenge next month.

Grammar school pupils reunite after 50 years

Borehamwood Times:

10:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

Former grammar school students reminisced about their schooldays at a recent reunion.

Businesses reminded to keep fire doors closed

Borehamwood Times:

7:30am Sunday 14th September 2014

Hertfordshire businesses are being encouraged not to leave fire doors open during national safety week.

Free screw fitting to help secure number plates

Borehamwood Times: Police will be fitting anti-theft screws to number plates

8:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

Drivers can have their number plates secured for free at an event today.

Green fund offers investment to eco-friendly businesses

Borehamwood Times:

6:30am Saturday 13th September 2014

A green fund is offering more than £10,000 in investment to energy efficient businesses.

Shenley man to cross channel in Alzheimer's fundraiser

Borehamwood Times:

5:30pm Friday 12th September 2014

A group of friends will cross the English Channel in kayaks to raise money for Alzheimer’s Research UK.

'Drunken yob' escapes jail

Borehamwood Times: 25 year-old sentenced to 36 in jail

3:40pm Friday 12th September 2014

A "drunken yob", who broke a taxi driver's eye socket after downing seven pints of lager and shots avoided a jail sentence.

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