A new charity event this summer will allow fundraisers the rare chance to stroll through the grounds of one of the area’s most striking landmarks.
The family and friends of a man who almost died when he fell down the stairs at home will be dressing up as doctors and nurses for a fundraising pub crawl.
A grateful mum who has survived breast cancer against the odds is stepping out next month to say thank you.
When she signed up to be part of this year’s Biggest Loser challenge Emma Beattie had two aims – shedding some weight and raising funds for the Northchurch-based Hospice Of St Francis.
New mayor for the borough Penny Hearn aims to get young ones more involved in the world of politics during her year in office.
Old age and two hip replacements aren’t going to stop retired GP Peter Tomson from doing his bit.
A chair-based exercise programme aims to help improve the lifestyle and health of tenants in supported housing schemes.
More than 400 gardeners were quick off the mark to take advantage of a council-run free compost giveaway.
Two people who were setting up for Dacorum’s mayor making ceremony had to rescued by firefighters when they got stuck in a lift.
A new top dog has been announced to take up the chief executive post at Dacorum Borough Council.
A fire crew from St Albans were called to deal with a large, out of control bonfire in Hemel Hempstead.1 comment
An accidental fire at a first-floor flat in Tring is thought to have been started by a cigarette.1 comment
A former cognitive behavioural therapist has been appointed the new mayor of Tring and it will be her second time in the hot seat.
The county’s crime-fighting force has been ranked among the top ten police groups in the country.
A man with a distinctive tattoo on his face is wanted by police investigating a theft in Hemel Hempstead.2 comments
A man forced his way in to a house in Hemel Hempstead but made off before taking anything – because the homeowner disturbed him.
Don’t advertise you’re going on holiday via Twitter or Facebook – that’s the advice from Herts Police who say it could act as a green light to would-be thieves.
A man with a history of drug use was discovered dead at the home of a friend with whom he was staying, an inquest heard.
Pupils working towards their Duke of Edinburgh awards have started the skill section of the scheme with Hemel Hempstead fire station.
A fire at a garage in Markyate was started deliberately, say Herts Fire And Rescue Service.
Police are searching for two suspects in Hemel Hempstead’s Leisure World complex after a handbag was snatched in the nearby Tesco Extra megastore.
Police are searching for two men who snatched a handbag from a car outside the Tesco Extra megastore in Hemel Hempstead.
Dacorum-based councillors have been recognised at Herts County Council, with three successful candidates from this month’s elections now sitting on the cabinet.
Firefighters used a call out to a kitchen fire as an opportunity to spread their safety message and install smoke detectors.
Taxi drivers fear they could lose business under plans to move their town centre rank.5 comments
Watch out for these people if you’re in Hemel Hempstead town centre on Saturday – but they might be a shadow of their former selves.
Firefighters were called to a Kings Langley farm after a large pile of logs caught alight.
Motorists are being reminded to lock their cars and not leave valuables on display after a string of thefts.
Firefighters battled a Hemel Hempstead barn blaze to prevent it from spreading to nearby buildings.2 comments
Firefighters have rushed to a hay fire in a barn this afternoon.
People are being asked to keep their eyes peeled for a 1948 London Olympics medal that was snatched during a break-in.
A new community orchard has taken root in Bennetts End with the planting of apple, pear and cherry trees.
People living in Berkhamsted and Tring are being urged to secure their homes as the upmarket towns continue to be targeted by burglars.
Firefighters were called to a kitchen fire in a flat but the flames had already been put out when they arrived.
It’s all change at the pioneering hospice organisation which most people in Dacorum know simply as Rennie.
Berkhamsted’s mayor Ron Cowie listed plans for a multi-storey car park in the town as one of the successes during his time in office.5 comments
Firefighters have been given a pat on the back by former blaze battler and now Hemel Hempstead MP Mike Penning.1 comment
A film depicting victims’ experiences of hate crime and the positive way they have been handled was screened at a Herts Police awareness.
A pensioner was kept comfortable after doctors could do no more to treat his lung disease, an inquest heard.
A woman had a nasty surprise when her car burst into flames.
Firefighters were called to a Hemel Hempstead farm after a bonfire got out of control.
People are being invited to have their say on future housing plans for the borough.
A community football club has appealed for donations after losing thousands of pounds worth of kit and equipment to a mystery shed blaze on Monday.
Two cyclists who were injured after colliding with a car in Redbourn are still in hospital two days later.
A pensioner is calling for a review of paving slabs in Hemel Hempstead’s town centre after he tripped over.1 comment
A proposal to move Hemel Hempstead’s town centre bus station has been given the green light.1 comment
Discount supermarket firm Aldi had announced it will open a store in Hemel Hempstead later this year and also has its sights set on a second base within the town.6 comments
Around 50 tonnes of wood in a school field went up in flames on Monday night.
Police and crime commissioner David Lloyd is defending his decision to appoint a new PR top dog after criticism has flooded in against the role which pays up to £75,786 a year.5 comments
Famous children’s author and poet Michael Rosen has opened a newly refurbished library for excited pupils at St Cuthbert Mayne School in Gadebridge.
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