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Major house-building plans for Dacorum: The challenges ahead

In a three-part online feature, the Gazette is looking at the challenges surrounding Dacorum Borough Council’s proposals to build up to 25,300 new homes by 2036.

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Person hit by train at Bletchley - reports

Person hit by train at Bletchley - reports

A person has been hit by a train at Bletchley, according to reports.

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The M1 between Northampton and MK was closed this morning

Delays after M1 closed between after Milton Keynes following accident involving three lorries

There were major delays on the M1 this morning after a section of the motorway was closed following an accident involving three lorries.

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VIDEO: Top LA directors create new campaign to show dangers of driving with a mobile phone

The directors behind the video for Pharrell Williams’s hit song Happy have teamed up with THINK! for its latest road safety campaign, aimed at cutting the numbers of people killed or injured by drivers using mobile phones.

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Herts Police has confirmed the young girl has sadly died in hospital

Girl, 9, tragically dies after Northchurch collision

A nine-year-old girl has sadly passed away following a road traffic collision in Northchurch earlier this month.

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Dominic Raab - why tougher penalties for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Dominic Raab - why tougher penalties for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

In a split second, someone’s life can be changed forever.

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VIDEO: Shocking CCTV footage released to put the brakes on reckless drivers hitting refuse workers

Shocking CCTV footage has been released to help put the brakes on reckless drivers hitting refuse workers as they push past in their cars and mount pavements to avoid bin lorries.

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Here’s how much taxis in Dacorum cost compared to the rest of the country...

Here’s how much taxis in Dacorum cost compared to the rest of the country...

Dacorum is one of the most expensive places in Britain to take a short taxi ride - and that is official.

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Girl, 9, in 'serious' condition at hospital after collision with van

Girl, 9, in 'serious' condition at hospital after collision with van

A nine-year-old girl is currently in hospital after being involved in a collision with a van.

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VIDEO: Chilling footage showing moment child’s buggy rolls into the path of freight train released as warning to parents

This is the shocking moment a thankfully empty child’s buggy was ripped apart when it rolled across a railway platform and into the path of an oncoming train as footage is released to serve as a warning to parents.

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Look out for stunning meteor showers this month

October meteor showers and when you can watch them

Stargazers are in for a treat next month as two meteor showers are set to light up the night sky this October, with the first due this week.

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Work begins on Hemel Hempstead sinkhole

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The full list of Ryanair cancellations and what to do if you’re affected

Ryanair have now revealed the full list of cancelled flights for the next six weeks.

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UPDATED WITH VIDEO: Live - Panic among commuters as ‘explosion’ leaves ‘many injured’ on London underground

Emergency services were called to a London Underground station after reports of an explosion on a train.

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Railway fire affecting services on West Coast Main Line

A fire has affected rail services this morning on the line that serves Milton Keynes, Leighton Buzzard, Hemel Hempstead, Tring and Berkhamsted.

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Road closures in Tring due to Storm Aileen.

Storm Aileen’s high winds leave roads closed in Tring

Strong winds overnight have thrown trees to the ground in Tring due to Storm Aileen.

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The work has improved the London Midland line

Rail track renewed between Hemel Hempstead and Berkhamsted

Network Rail has renewed the rail track between the stations at Hemel Hempstead and Berkhamsted following a programme of recent upgrades.

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Joshua Porter died in the collision on August 25

Mum pays tribute to 'loving' teen killed in Hemel Hempstead crash

Tributes have been paid to an “adventurous” and “cheeky” teenager who was tragically killed in a road traffic collision.

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WATCH: Children risk lives in level crossing shocker in Hertfordshire

A shocking video has been released by Network Rail showing children risking their lives at a Hertfordshire level crossing.

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Service 2 into Hemel Hempstead town centre changes route.

Hemel Hempstead bus routes face changes with cuts to village stops

Several key bus routes into Hemel Hempstead town centre face changes that will be introduced from August 27.

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