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Phone ownership more likely to put kids at risk of bullying

Kids aged between eight and 11 are ‘significantly’ more likely to be victims of cyber bullies if they own a mobile phone, a new study has found.

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Aldi to sell unique bottle of Prosecco this Christmas

Aldi to sell unique bottle of Prosecco this Christmas

Stop making your Christmas list - because we’ve found the ultimate festive buy for the fizz fans out there.

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High Street Green sinkhole

Work finally begins on the sinkhole in Hemel Hempstead

Moves forward are being made to repair a 14-metre sinkhole that has closed High Street Green for months.

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Jack & Jones comes to Hemel

Menswear brand Jack & Jones has opened a new concession in Debenhams at Hemel’s Riverside Shopping Centre.

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Huge increase proposed in house-building for Dacorum

The number of new homes being built every year could almost double, under new plans discussed by council chiefs last night.

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Huge house-building increase for Dacorum: What would plans mean for each site?

Dacorum Borough Council bosses were expected to back a scheme which would increase the number of new homes built each year from 430 to 760.

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The full list of Ryanair cancellations and what to do if you’re affected

Ryanair have now revealed the full list of cancelled flights for the next six weeks.

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Burglary in Hemel Hempstead.

Diamonds, pearls and gold stolen in midnight break-in in Hemel Hempstead

A resident who has lost diamond earrings and a gold wedding band is appealing for help after a burglary in Hemel Hempstead.

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Left to Right: councillor Margaret Griffiths, team leader Emily-Rae, and councillor Isy Imarni

Housing tenants to benefit from free activities by Dacorum Borough Council’s new service

Council housing tenants in Dacorum will have access to a range of new activities to help with wellbeing and employment.

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Popular brand of kids’ water bottles recalled due to choking fears

Popular brand of kids’ water bottles recalled due to choking fears

A popular brand of children’s drinking bottle has been recalled by the manufacturer due to a risk of choking being identified.

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Disney Frozen socks recalled over cancer fears

A line of Disney Frozen socks have been recalled by their manufacturer due to concerns that it may contain a cancer-causing chemical.

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Britain's biggest 'fatberg' weighing a massive 130-tonnes and stretching more than n 850 feet has been lurking under the streets of Whitechapel.

Here’s why you shouldn’t put oil down the sink

Britain’s biggest ‘fatberg’ weighing a massive 130-tonnes and stretching more than n 850 feet has been lurking under the streets of Whitechapel.

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Tesco recalls biscuits due to allergy fears

Tesco recalls biscuits due to allergy fears

Tesco has recalled one of its own brand of biscuits because of allergy fears.

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The old pound coin

There’s only one month left to spend your old pound coins

Look under your sofa, empty your piggy bank and check your pockets – there are only 30 days left to spend the old £1 coin before it becomes worthless.

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Railway fire affecting services on West Coast Main Line

Railway fire affecting services on West Coast Main Line

A fire has affected rail services this morning on the line that serves Milton Keynes, Leighton Buzzard, Hemel Hempstead, Tring and Berkhamsted.

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Call of Duty fund to help veterans expands support to the UK

Call of Duty fund to help veterans expands support to the UK

The Call of Duty Endowment, a fund launched off the back of one of the world’s most popular video game franchises, will be supporting UK veterans.

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Road closures in Tring due to Storm Aileen.

Storm Aileen’s high winds leave roads closed in Tring

Strong winds overnight have thrown trees to the ground in Tring due to Storm Aileen.

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These acts from Hemel Hempstead are enjoying success in the music industry

The music acts putting Hemel Hempstead on the map

Since the loss of The Pavilion in Hemel Hempstead back in 2002, music fans have been lamenting the decline of the local scene.
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Backlash against Lidl for removing Christian symbols from packaging

Backlash against Lidl for removing Christian symbols from packaging

Budget supermarket Lidl is facing a backlash after airbrushing Christian symbols from packaging in order to remain ‘religiously neutral’.

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VIDEO: The top 50 workers’ grumbles revealed - including IT, air con and printers

The average worker spends the equivalent of two weeks a year GRUMBLING - with the top gripes about IT, air con and printers, a study has found.

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