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Woman is victim of sexual assault whilst walking her dog in Hemel Hempstead

A woman was sexually assaulted while waking her dog in Hemel last month.

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Libraries to become independent of Herts County Council?

Libraries across Herts could be made independent under an overhaul being considered by council bosses.

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Hertfordshire health campaign: “I hope that I’m never again ill in the holidays”

One of Dacorum’s leading health campaigners has found the 111 telephone service wanting – when she needed to call it twice over the Christmas break.

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Racist-era flag flies by the railway line in Hertfordshire

A South African flag from the apartheid era has been flying along the canal in Bourne End.

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UPDATE Teenagers hospitalised after stabbing: More information from police

Herts Police have released more details of the stabbing incident which took place in Hemel Hempstead town centre on Tuesday night.

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Application deadline for school places in Herts is next week

The deadline for applying to primary, junior and middle schools in Hertfordshire closes next week.

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Hertfordshire Police receive one hoax 999 call every 37 seconds

Hertfordshire Police receive one hoax 999 call every 37 seconds

Herts Police received 153,408 calls to 999 last year – but one in 40 of them was a hoax call.

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Teenagers hospitalised after stabbing incident in Hemel town centre

Teenagers hospitalised after stabbing incident in Hemel town centre

Two teenage boys were hospitalised on Tuesday night, after an incident The Marlowes.

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Will Dacorum “be brave” and u-turn on privatisation of leisure facilities?

Council bosses have been challenged to “be brave” by reversing plans to privatise Dacorum’s leisure facilities.

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BREAKING: West Hertfordshire Hospitals Trust comes out of special measures

BREAKING: West Hertfordshire Hospitals Trust comes out of special measures

The trust which runs Hemel, St Albans and Watford hospitals has come out of special measures after two-and-a-half years.

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350 new homes and five traveller pitches coing to the edge of Hemel Hempstead?

350 new homes and five new traveller pitches could be built on the outskirts of Hemel Hempstead.

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Re-think on privatising Dacorum’s leisure services?

Privatisation of Dacorum’s leisure services could still be halted, after councillors ‘called in’ the decision.

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‘Lane offenders’ on the decline on Hertfordshire’s roads

Inconsiderate motorists are on the decline in Hertfordshire - but there are still many who drive badly on our roads.

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Hertfordshire’s banks, police and trading standards join forces to beat the scammers

Hertfordshire’s banks, police and trading standards join forces to beat the scammers

A ground-breaking scheme has already stopped more than £200,000 of potential fraud in Herts in its first seven months.

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Meet the little boy from Hemel Hempstead spreading some Christmas cheer to those less fortunate

Is Alfie Hebborn the most generous boy in Hemel this Christmas?

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Meet the police who work on Christmas Day

“Drive safely and have a good Christmas.”

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Teenage muggers fail twice to rob victim

Two cyclists twice tried and failed to rob the same victim in Hemel.

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Charity anger at privatisation decision by Dacorum Council bosses

Charity bosses are “devastated” after Dacorum Council voted to hand local leisure services to a private profit-making firm.

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Tring school only one to not meet government’s ‘floor standard for performance’

A Tring school was the only one in Daocrum which failed to meet the government’s ‘floor standard for performance’ in 2016/17.

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Berkhamsted paedophile handed nine life sentences, as six men are convicted in abuse case

A paedophile at the centre of a Hertfordshire paedophile ring has been handed nine life sentences.

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