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£60k works to River Bulbourne in Hemel Hempstead ‘thrill’ Box Moor Trust

The end results of work that was carried out to narrow the River Bulbourne have ‘thrilled’ the Box Moor Trust.

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Kids enjoy the summer fun at a splash park. One will now be coming to Hemel Hempstead

New £1 million splash park for Hemel Hempstead approved

A new £1 million splash park has been given the green light to rejuvenate Gadebridge Park.

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Tring Park

How you can shape the future of Tring Park

Tring Park has been expanded by 63 acres thanks to YOU - and now bosses want to hear your views on how its future should look.

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26-mile stretch of A41 to be cleared of rubbish

26-mile stretch of A41 to be cleared of rubbish

An operation has begun on clearing piles of litter on a 26-mile stretch of the A41.

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The council is hoping that residens will stop feeding geese in the parks

Feeding geese in Dacorum could soon land you with fine or even a court appearance

It may seem like an innocent pastime, but feeding geese at some parks in Dacorum could soon land you with a fine – or even lead to prosecution.
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Anglian Water

Water bosses splash out on new schemes

Water bosses have revealed multi-million pound plans for the region’s infrastructure over the next 12 months.

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£60,000 to be spent on changing shape of River Bulbourne in Hemel Hempstead

£60,000 to be spent on changing shape of River Bulbourne in Hemel Hempstead

Thousands of pounds worth of work has begun on changing the appearance and shape of the River Bulbourne.

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Families warned ahead of Flytipping Friday

Families warned ahead of Flytipping Friday

Families have been warned to resist the temptation to dump unwanted rubbish as Britain prepares for the busiest fly-tipping weekend of the year.

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Christmas recycling dates for your tree

Dacorum Borough Council’s Christmas tree chipping points open this Sunday (January 8).

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Turkeys

How your Christmas turkey arrives already stuffed – with antibiotics

You may consider the turkey to be a traditional part of your Christmas celebrations. But however you cook it, something about this festive bird is changing – it’s getting fatter.

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Green lands of Herts top the UK for recycling

Green lands of Herts top the UK for recycling

Hertfordshire households are among the best in the UK for recycling, according to new government figures.

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REVEALED: The most common sofa stains and shocking fact that 1 in 10 never clean them

REVEALED: The most common sofa stains and shocking fact that 1 in 10 never clean them

One in ten Brits never clean their sofas despite them being regularly stained with food, drink and even bodily fluids.

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VIDEO: Smelly STD-riddled ladybirds invading homes

Plagues of foreign ladybirds have been spotted in the UK as they seek shelter in warm houses.

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Community Clean up? They’re lovin’ it! McDonald’s team hit Apsley’s streets

McDonald’s staff, MP Mike Penning, Deputy Mayor of Dacorum David Collins, and Police Community Support Officer Jake Smith collected 35 bags of rubbish over two hours at a community clean-up event by the canal, railway station and cricket club.

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Eggs of mosquito capable of carrying the Zika virus found in the UK

Eggs of mosquito capable of carrying the Zika virus found in the UK

Eggs of a mosquito capable of carrying the zika virus have been found in a small village in England.

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Mystery men dump waste but resident pays the penalty

Mystery men dump waste but resident pays the penalty

A resident has been fined after “men in a van” illegally dumped waste near the site of the Great Train Robbery.

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Killer Asian Hornets UK invasion worse than we thought

‘Killer’ Asian Hornet’s UK invasion worse than we thought

The invasion of ‘killer’ Asian hornets into the UK appears worse than initially thought after a SECOND sighting in a separate location was confirmed.

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Flea

Fleas with massive penises could invade bedrooms this autumn in their millions

Bad news for anyone with a fear of bugs, billions of super-fleas with massive penises are being predicted to invade British bedrooms in the coming months.

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A (fly-)tip-off for some eco-action

A (fly-)tip-off for some eco-action

Four tonnes of fly-tipped waste and 60 bags of litter were picked up in just four hours as part of an environmental action day in Hemel.

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Rescued hedgehogs are returned to the wild at official hedgehog release site, Center Parcs Woburn Forest, after being nursed back to health at a local hedgehog hospital.  This Photo: A young hoglet has one final weigh-in to check he�"s healthy before being released to in to the wild.

PICTURES: Young hedgehogs released into the wild at Center Parcs

Five young hedgehogs have ventured into the wild at Center Parcs Woburn Forest after being nursed back to health at a local hedgehog hospital.

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