Here's how long the heatwave will last in the South of England

The scorching weather from the weekend is set to continue into this week, with temperatures across the UK tipped to be as hot as Spain over the coming days.


11 ways to treat sunburn including using tea, milk and yogurt

We are set for a heatwave this week, bringing shining sun and warm weather.

Hairdresser Beth Woolaway, left, with her model

Hemel snippers go head to head to take home award

A Hemel Hempstead hair salon took home the Best in Region award at the Eastern Regional Heat of the L’Oreal Colour Trophy Award 2018.

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Muddy Stilettos award for Berkhamsted business

A Berkhamsted-based children’s craft party specialist has been named Best Children’s Business in Hertfordshire in the prestigious Muddy Stilettos Awards 2018.

National Sheep Association warning about sheep worrying by dogs

FARMING MATTERS: Sheep farmers’ anxiety over dogs

Agricultural shows and events this summer will be a perfect opportunity for the National Sheep Association to remind members of the public about the importance of keeping dogs on leads when they are near to sheep.

Hemel Town's talisman, skipper Jordan Parkes, netted 18 times last season in all competitions. He has committed to another year at Vauxhall Road.

Longest-serving Tudor Connolly commits to another year as club nets a McBig sponsorship deal!

The Tudors longest-serving player, Kyle Connolly, has put pen to paper on a new deal, to cap a fantastic week for Hemel Hempstead Town.

Berkhamsted SC's Peanuts team at the recent round two league meeting at Hitchin.

Berkhamsted swimmers show they have strength in depth

The whole gamut of Berkhamsted Swimming Club’s competitive nature was run over the weekend.

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Hemel Storm head coach Robert Youngblood, kneeling, will be throwing out the ceremonial first pitch at Hemel's Grovehill baseball diamond this Saturday for a fun, children's baseball festival.

Youngblood to make a star turn at Hemel’s Grovehill baseball diamond

Hemel Storm basketball coach Robert Youngblood will be the special guest at the Grovehill baseball diam field in Hemel Hempstead this Saturday to throw out a first pitch for the Herts Baseball Club’s youth sides.

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An unblemished weekend for Hemel but first XI are left frustrated

Hemel Hemsptead Town CC enjoyed an unbeaten weekend with four wins and a draw out of their five fixtures.


It’s a second win of the season for The Moor as teenager Pimm captures his maiden century

Boxmoor’s Saturday first XI recorded their second win of the season with a 34-run home victory over Hatfield Crusaders II, thanks to 18-year-old Sam Pimm’s maiden century.


A fine victory for Abbots against previously unbeaten foes

Abbots Langley grabbed their third win of the season in Herts League Division 2A on Saturday when hosting second-placed Hitchin, who were previously unbeaten.

Hemel Hempstead tennis player Katy Dunne in action at Nature Valley Classic 2018 in Birmingham. (Picture by Getty Images for the LTA).

Katy is hitting new heights

Rising tennis star Katy Dunne has been hitting new heights on the fast grass courts of

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The Berkhmasted Castle Revolutions cycling festival should be a thrill.

Festival of cycling around Berkhamsted’s historic castle – all are welcome

Berkhamsted Cycling Club is hosting a big event this weekend around Berkhamsted’s historic castle.

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Berko’s Carter aiming to impress in front of the Liverpool crowds

Berkhamsted driver Matt Carter, the 2017 British Drift Champion, has been added to the line up for the Red Bull Drift Shifters – an adrenaline-fuelled event that aims to test the nerves.

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Leverstock Green with the 2018 St Mary's Cup.

Levy Green confirm their pre-season schedules

Leverstock Green have confirmed who they will be playing in the run-up to the upcoming 2018/19 SSML Premier Division season.


REVEALED IN PICTURES: The timeline of how a ‘failing’ £10,000 a year school had to close

A £9,857-a-year school has announced it is closing its doors this week, after a long period of uncertainty.

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Mystery of unknown woman found dead and severely decomposed

Mystery surrounds the identity of a woman whose body was found severely decomposed.

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Rudolf Steiner School is closing: The background

In the end, it may have become inevitable.

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Rudolf Steiner School Kings Langley is closing: Parent speaks of “betrayal” and “unanswered questions”

One parent of a present RSSKL student, who asked not to be named, said there were many unanswered questions which had left her furious.

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