Marlowes Shopping Centre’s £13m redevelopment approved by council

A £13million scheme to redevelop The Marlowes Shopping Centre in Hemel Hempstead was formally approved by Dacorum Borough Council on Friday.

Petrol caused the massive explosion at Buncefield back in 2005. BP now want to store petrol back at their terminal

BP sets target date to store petrol again at Buncefield in Hemel Hempstead

Fuel giants BP have said they intend to store petrol back at Buncefield as early as March.

The Marlowes would be included in the new business area in Hemel

Proposed business district in Hemel Hempstead could bring in extra £900k

Businesses have joined together to launch plans to open a special district in Hemel Hempstead town centre to help companies thrive.

The girl has been taken to a hospital in London

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.

Hemel Hempstead MP Mike Penning is to be knighted

Sir Mike Penning: Hemel Hempstead MP given knighthood by Queen

Hemel Hempstead MP Mike Penning has said he is 'deeply honoured' - after it was announced this afternoon he was to be given a knighthood.
Harry Winks was football, and England, mad as a child

7 things you may not know about Harry Winks - the England star from Hemel Hempstead

Harry Winks, the former Gade Valley and Cavendish School student, is the nation’s latest football prospect.
Court Reports: Latest results from magistrates’ courts in Dacorum

Court Reports: Latest results from magistrates’ courts in Dacorum

The following are a summary of cases that have been dealt with by magistrates at courts within the West & Central Herts bench.

The Mount Prison at Bovingdon is operating at almost full capcity

HMP The Mount nearing full capacity

HMP The Mount has been running at virtually full capacity for a year – according to latest statistics.

Paul Shorey's car was damaged by falling glass from a car park on King Harry Street in Hemel Hempstead at The Marlowes Shopping Centre

Father and baby boy’s ‘miracle’ escape from falling glass at Hemel Hempstead car park

A father and his 14-month-old baby ‘miraculously’ escaped serious injury from falling shards of glass after an accident in a car park.

Some of the jewellery stolen from the home

Indian jewellery stolen from Hemel Hempstead home

Officers investigating a burglary in Hemel Hempstead are releasing photos of stolen jewellery in a bid to trace it.

Harry Hughes is wanted by police

Police appeal to help find wanted man with Hemel Hempstead links

Police are appealing to members of the public to help trace a man who is wanted.

Herts Police were called to London Road this afternoon

Gridlock on London Road in Hemel Hempstead as police attend collision

Roads are blocked with heavy traffic as police have cordoned off a section of London Road after a collision between three cars.
Terrifying knifepoint robbery at Tesco in Hemel Hempstead

Terrifying knifepoint robbery at Tesco in Hemel Hempstead

A terrified Tesco worker was showed a knife as a thug thief robbed the store in Warners End.

The NSPCC ranked each local CCG on their plans

NSPCC slams Hertfordshire mental health plan for 'ignoring' abused children

Hertfordshire health chiefs have been told by the NSPCC to sort out their ‘inadequate’ mental health plans – as they ‘completely ignore’ children who have suffered abuse.
Harry Winks made his England debut this afternoon

Hemel Hempstead's Harry Winks makes England debut

Hemel Hempstead's own Harry Winks has today made his England debut - after being named in the starting line-up for their last World Cup qualifier.


WATCH: Fly-tipping down by 15 per cent after crackdown in Dacorum

A crackdown on fly-tipping has resulted in a 15 per cent reduction in incidents compared to this time last year.

An artist's impression of how the new Costa Coffee and McDonald's will look at the upcoming Maylands Gateway Retail Park

Aldi, Costa Coffee and McDonald’s sign up for new Hemel Hempstead retail park

Three major brands have agreed to move into a new retail park set to be built in Hemel Hempstead.

Christian Lazaroiu was sentenced at St Albans Crown Court to a spell behind bars

Hemel Hempstead man jailed after 'terrifying' kidnap attempt on former partner

A man from Hemel Hempstead has been jailed for 21 months for trying to violently kidnap his former partner.

Salt applications are open to the council until the end of the month

Salt applications open for Hertfordshire until end of October

Winter is coming - and now schools, community groups, residents and local councils have until the end of the month to apply for salt.

Emily Stone (left) and Vicky Thomson, the founders of gift company Gilded Bee in Tring

Tring mums are buzzing after gift company Gilded Bee wins £1k funding

Two mums who started their own personalised gift company have been given a boost by winning £1,000.

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