Christmas News
Parents welcome New Year and Christmas babies at Watford General Hospital

Parents welcome New Year and Christmas babies at Watford General Hospital

A total of nine babies arrived at Watford General Hospital on New Year’s Day – and one was born to Hemel Hempstead parents.

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Hornets help make it a happy Christmas for children’s ward kids

Hornets help make it a happy Christmas for children’s ward kids

Young patients, parents, doctors, nurses and support staff at Watford General Hospital have been verwhelmed by the generous donations received by the children’s ward this Christmas.

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‘Twas the night before Christmas… and homeless shelter’s will be like any other

‘Twas the night before Christmas… and homeless shelter’s will be like any other

It’s the night before Christmas, and the team at the Dacorum emergency night shelter run by homelessness charity DENS are doing all they can to make sure that tomorrow’s celebrations will be just like those being enjoyed in happy households up and down the country.

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Louis’ festive picture has been seen by many after MP Mike Penning selected drawing for his Christmas card

Louis’ festive picture has been seen by many after MP Mike Penning selected drawing for his Christmas card

A schoolboy’s festive drawing has been sent out to homes across the country in the form of a Christmas card by Hemel Hempstead MP Mike Penning.

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Do we really have to be told not to drink and drive? Well, some people clearly still need a reminder…

Do we really have to be told not to drink and drive? Well, some people clearly still need a reminder…

It’s that time of year – we eat a bit too much, we have a few drinks, we want to enjoy ourselves.

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Shoppers’ season of goodwill starts in Hemel Hempstead’s Sainsbury’s stores

Shoppers’ season of goodwill starts in Hemel Hempstead’s Sainsbury’s stores

Hemel Hempstead’s Sainsbury’s stores have been busy spreading festive cheer to shoppers.

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Join in with festive carols around Berkhamsted’s Christmas tree

Join in with festive carols around Berkhamsted’s Christmas tree

People are invited to get into the festive spirit by gathering around Berkhamsted’s High Street Christmas tree for traditional carols.

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Last chances to step into Hemel Hempstead’s Winter Wonderland

Last chances to step into Hemel Hempstead’s Winter Wonderland

Last-minute Christmas shoppers still have time to enjoy Marlowes Shopping Centre’s Winter Wonderland activities.

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A crime-fighting Christmas message from Dacorum’s Chief Inspector

A crime-fighting Christmas message from Dacorum’s Chief Inspector

Dacorum’s top cop’s merry Christmas message includes crime-fighting tips for the festive season.

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Cracking sum for Hemel Hempstead children’s charity Christmas bash

Cracking sum for Hemel Hempstead children’s charity Christmas bash

A Christmas concert featuring festive songs and performances has raised a cracking £2,500 for a Hemel Hempstead-based children’s charity.

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Five of the best Christmas markets in Scotland

As the big day is nearly upon us, it’s the perfect time to ditch the hustle and bustle of retail shopping and instead enjoy something

Christmas 2017: Watch the best TV ads so far

The countdown to Christmas is on and this year's Christmas adverts are already starting to flood in.We've compiled some of the best to get

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