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A third of animal owners confess to ‘throwing sickies’ to tend to poorly pet

Nearly half of all animal owners confess that they’ve pulled a ‘sicky’ to pander to a poorly pet.

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TOMY recall children’s toy over injury fears

Children’s toy manufacturer TOMY Europe has recalled a popular product over safety fears.

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Jackie Waldron wedding bus

Get me to the church on time (via a bus!)

If you saw two distinctively-festooned buses heading to St Mary’s Church, it was all part of a surprise-filled party thrown by a Hemel couple celebrating 40 years of marriage.

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Plans for Prologis Maylands Gateway

Boost to business development plans in Hemel Hempstead

Plans to build nearly 55,000 square metres of commercial floorspace on open land near the M1 has been given a boost by councillors.

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Council changes mind over controversial homes scheme in Tring

Residents fighting plans to build two large houses on green land in Tring have convinced the town council to change their minds and recommend it for refusal.

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Controversial waste site approved despite widespread opposition in villages

A retrospective planning application for a major waste processing and recycling centre near Cheddington was today approved by councillors, despite fierce opposition in surrounding villages over HGV movements.

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Kodi add-ons shut down in a crackdown on illegal streaming

Kodi add-ons shut down in a crackdown on illegal streaming

TV media player Kodi has closed two of its most popular streaming channels following a lawsuit from US satellite broadcaster Dish Network.

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Roadworks on M25 on Monday.

Barrier repairs to improve safety will take place on the M25 next week.

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Next urgently recalls children’s sandals over choking fears

High street retailer Next have urgently recalled a pair of sandals due to concerns they could present a choking hazard to children.

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Villages united in battle to stop ‘lorry menace’ ahead of key meeting on Monday

Villages are uniting against an application for a major waste processing and recycling centre near Cheddington due to the volume of HGVs they fear it will bring through their communities.

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One Great Day for two charities at Riverside, Hemel Hempstead, on Saturday. Film heroes meet the public.

Fantastic fun times, Batman!

Heroes, villains, balloon modelling and fairground rides.

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Go shopping in Hemel, meet Batman

Riverside Shopping Centre will be hosting a fun family day this Saturday, to raise funds for Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity and local charity Gaddesden Place Riding for the Disabled.

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Dacorum students meet business leaders

Dacorum students meet business leaders

Hemel Hempstead Business Ambassadors will host their first skills networking breakfast on Wednesday, June 28.

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Leighton Buzzard Railway Station

LATEST: Rail delays continue, but trampoline has now been cleared from line at Leighton Buzzard

Rail services are slowly getting back to normal after a stray trampoline was removed from the line at Leighton Buzzard this afternoon.

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Rail lines blocked because of trampoline on the line

Rail services on Virgin and London Midland are being blocked following reports of a trampoline on the line.

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Popular tumble dryers recalled due to fire risk

A popular white goods manufacturer is warning customers that thousands of its tumble dryers could pose a fire risk.

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Fidget spinners are all the rage at the moment

Warning over sale of razor sharp fidget spinners

Evil web vendors are cashing in on the biggest craze of 2017 by selling metal fidget spinners - with razor-sharp edges.

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Lidl customers warned over Whatsapp competition scam

Lidl customers warned over Whatsapp competition scam

Discount supermarket giant Lidl has this afternoon, Thursday June 1, issued a warning to its customers about a WhatsApp scam using its branding.

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How close should you get to your work colleagues?

How close should you get to your work colleagues?

Some people spend years in an office without ever really getting to know their colleagues; others dart out the door and down to the pub together as soon as it comes to clocking off time on a Friday.

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