Hundreds turn out for St George’s Day parades

Hundreds of youngsters from scout and guide groups turned out to take part in parades to mark St George’s Day.

Events were held in Hemel Hempstead and Berkhamsted on Sunday ahead of the annual day in honour of the patron saint of England and scouting.

Dacorum Borough Council’s chief executive raised the St George’s Day Flag on Monday to mark the day.

>For a picture spread special of the parades, pick up the Gazette which goes on sale tomorrow (April 24)