'We won't bother now' - shoppers vow to boycott shopping park after new parking rules

This Is Local London: Some have called for parking meters to allow them to shop at a leisurely pace instead of having to 'clock watch'

5:30pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Disgruntled shoppers have given an overwhelming thumbs-down to changes to parking restrictions which will “kill off trade for good”.

Take part in last leg of mayor's cycle ride

This Is Local London: Councillor Morris said he has taken part in many long-distance cycle rides and knows 'anyone who takes part will have a tremendous experience'.

3:30pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Cyclists are encouraged to get their wheels in motion and join in with the last leg of the Mayor of Hertsmere’s cycle ride.

Grant to support this year's festival fortnight

This Is Local London: Rainbow the Clown with children from the Hertsmere Academy of Dance and Performing Arts

11:10am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Elstree & Borehamwood’s Civic Festival has been given a cash grant to help “bring the community together”.

Appeal lodged against rejection of home on green belt land

9:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

An appeal has been launched against a decision to turn down an application to build a new five bedroom house in Radlett.

Dash for cash with rotary club

This Is Local London: Record-breaking year for fun-run

5:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Radlett’s Rotary Club is inviting people to dash for cash in a fun run next month.

Have your say on county council election boundaries

This Is Local London: Do you recognise these women? CCTV released following handbag thefts

5:20pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Voters are being asked to have their say on new electoral division boundaries for Hertfordshire.

Lamb dies in dog attack

This Is Local London: Park staff are keen to ensure the attack does not deter people from visiting the park

3:30pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

A vicious dog ran riot in a farm and began chasing other animals – before eventually killing a newborn lamb.

'I feel so isolated' - plans to build stairlift for disabled woman blocked

This Is Local London: Carol Davies and her husband, Steven

1:20pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

A disabled woman has been left a “prisoner” in her own home after some of her neighbours refused to allow her to build a stairlift in the communal area of her flat.

Rotarians help raise awareness about strokes

This Is Local London: Rotarians help raise awareness about strokes

9:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Shoppers had their blood pressure tested for free as part of an event aimed at raising stroke awareness.

Exercise scheme to get women moving

This Is Local London: Exercise scheme to get women moving

5:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Women and girls can get into shape with a new exercise project designed to help them take up more exercise.

Harperbury Free School: year eight pupils could be offered places next year

This Is Local London: Harperbury Free School opening delayed until September 2015

3:26pm Monday 14th April 2014

Children who were due to start at the new Harperbury Free School before its opening was deferred could still be offered Year 8 places for 2015 - if there is demand.

Health and highways tackled at first ever Hertfordshire town and parish conference

This Is Local London: Hertfordshire County Council 'badly failing young carers'

1:10pm Monday 14th April 2014

More than a hundred people attended the first Hertfordshire town and parish conference this week.

Business breakfast to help revive area

This Is Local London: Business breakfast to help revive area

11:22am Monday 14th April 2014

Hundreds of people attended a business breakfast to pitch ideas on how to help revive the town centre.

Murder mystery event for charity

This Is Local London: Murder mystery event for charity

9:12am Monday 14th April 2014

Musicians will raise money for an Elstree charity at a murder mystery event with a twist.

Runner raises money for sick children

This Is Local London: Runner raises money for sick children

1:30pm Sunday 13th April 2014

A father determined to help sick children put his hobby to good use when he ran a marathon for charity.

Register to vote

5:30am Sunday 13th April 2014

People are reminded to register on the electoral roll if they wish to vote in this year’s elections.

Happy 40th Birthday Hertsmere - Ten facts about 1974

This Is Local London: Hertsmere is celebrating its 40th birthday

10:30am Saturday 12th April 2014

Celebrate Hertsmere's 40th birthday this year with ten nostalgic facts about 1974.

Radlett churches hold events for Holy Week

This Is Local London: Reverend Javaid Iqbal

5:20am Saturday 12th April 2014

Churches in Radlett will hold several events to celebrate Holy Week in the build-up to Easter.

POLL: Petition against parking changes: 'They ought to have a social conscience'

This Is Local London: Mayor Paul Morris fears the parking rules could put his scheme to revive the high street in jeapordy

5:30pm Friday 11th April 2014

A petition against “crazy and bizarre” parking rules amassed more than 400 signatures in less than a day.

New west stand built at Boreham Wood FC

This Is Local London: Vice chairman Bill Hunter holding the plans for the new stand

3:10pm Friday 11th April 2014

Football fans will be able to watch the game in style with the completion of Boreham Wood FC’s new west stand.

Firefighters visit school children

This Is Local London: Firefighters visit school children

12:30pm Friday 11th April 2014

From scrambling into uniform to training a jet of water onto a blaze, children got a glimpse into the work of a modern firefighter.

Flight MH370: Radlett sailor searching Southern Indian Ocean for missing aeroplane

This Is Local London: Flight MH370: Radlett sailor searching Southern Indian Ocean for missing aeroplane

10:10am Friday 11th April 2014

A sailor from Radlett is currently involved in the search for the missing Malaysian Airlines plane that disappeared on March 8.

Radlett synagogue given defibrillator by bridge club donations

This Is Local London: Radlett synagogue given defibrillator by bridge club donations

9:00am Friday 11th April 2014

A synagogue in Radlett now has two defibrillators, thanks to a donation from a local bridge group.

Parents warned about scarlet fever symptoms

6:00am Friday 11th April 2014

Parents are being alerted to the symptoms of scarlet fever following a dramatic rise in the number of cases in the area.

Community hall given 'new lease of life'

This Is Local London: Maureen Miller and Sarah Scotland on the Hertfordshire Adult & Family Learning Service stand with the Mayor of  Hertsmere Paul Morris

5:30pm Thursday 10th April 2014

A community hall has been given a new “lease of life” after a charity over its running.

Rage against the potholes -'They're only fit for tanks and horse and carts'

This Is Local London: The potholes are 'as big as craters' according to motorists

1:10pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Angry motorists are calling for action over potholes which they say are “as big as craters” and causing the roads to disintegrate.

Changes to parking times in Borehamwood Shopping Park

This Is Local London: Changes to parking times in Borehamwood Shopping Park

10:53am Thursday 10th April 2014

Drivers are being warned about changes to Borehamwood Shopping Park’s car park.

Different cultures to come together at meeting

8:55am Thursday 10th April 2014

People of all different faiths and cultures will come together for a meeting this evening.

Council wins legal battle to protect residents' privacy

This Is Local London: Do you recognise these women? CCTV released following handbag thefts

5:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

Hertsmere Borough Council has succeeded in a legal battle to help protect the privacy of people on the electoral register.

Hertfordshire police launch 'special constable' recruitment drive

This Is Local London: Hertfordshire police launch 'special constable' recruitment drive

5:30pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

The work of volunteer police officers in Hertfordshire is being highlighted as part of a recruitment drive by the county’s force.

Part of council's action plan for Ark Theatre is 'misleading and ambiguous', councillor admits

This Is Local London: Lawrence Stack

2:56pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

A senior councillor says part of Hertsmere Borough Council’s plan for the future of the Ark Theatre only relates to what would happen in an “ideal world”.

Blood donor session handed grant

This Is Local London: Mr Renak during a blood donation

1:10pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

A charity set up in memory of a boy who died of cancer has been given a grant for their next blood donation session.

Council facing £2 million bill for IT improvements

This Is Local London: Council facing £2 million bill for IT improvements

11:20am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Proposals to tighten up security around a Government online network could land the county council with an IT bill running into more than £2 million.

Pick up after your pets, dog owners warned

This Is Local London: Pick up after your pets, dog owners warned

9:20am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Dog walkers are being reminded to pick up after their pets.

Schools go head-to-head in mini golf tournament

This Is Local London: Kaz Donald, Arkley Club event organiser, with sports master James Fleet and boys from Belmont School, Mill Hill.

5:30am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Budding golfers honed their putting skills and tee shots in an inter-school tournament.

Farming initiative nominated for 'Inspiring Hertfordshire' award

This Is Local London: Farming For All founder, Jude Allen

10:59pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

The community interest company Farming for All has been named a finalist in the Inspiring Hertfordshire Awards 2014.

'We've got a good sense of humour' - secrets to a happy marriage

This Is Local London: 'We've got a good sense of humour' - secrets to a happy marriage

5:30pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Just one year ago, John Luker was on the brink of death - but he pulled through to celebrate his diamond wedding anniversary with his beloved wife.

Here's Johnny - Fake snow used in The Shining discovered at Elstree Studios

This Is Local London: Kubrick with Garret Brown on set

3:10pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Fake snow used in the filming of a classic horror film has been discovered buried in a heap of rubble at Elstree Studios.

'There's more to pageants than what you see on TV' - five-year-old in beauty contest

This Is Local London: Summer loves Disney princesses

1:20pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

A mother is determined to prove beauty is more than skin deep by entering her five-year-old daughter in a make-up free beauty pageant.

Road closures in Radlett

This Is Local London: Delays likely in St Albans main road due to road resurfacing

10:50am Tuesday 8th April 2014

Motorists in Radlett are being warned of delays this week as works take place on a main road.

Elstree & Borehamwood Green Belt Society meeting

This Is Local London: Threats to the environment to be discussed at meeting

8:36am Tuesday 8th April 2014

The Elstree & Borehamwood Greenbelt Society is reminding people about the date for its annual meeting.

Free internet at train station

5:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

Free internet is coming to Elstree & Borehamwood train station.

Nine-year-old proves she's good sport with charity swim

This Is Local London: Nine-year-old proves she's good sport with charity swim

4:52pm Monday 7th April 2014

A nine-year-old girl showed she is a good sport when she took the plunge for charity.

Free trampolining session

This Is Local London: Katlin Stoddart does displays on a trampoline at Rush Croft Sports College

12:42pm Monday 7th April 2014

Autistic children can take part in a trampolining club’s open day.

Elderly woman conned

This Is Local London: Elderly woman conned

5:30am Monday 7th April 2014

An elderly woman was the victim of a phone scam after a bogus police officer told her he was investigating fraud on her account.

Club welcomes 'unexpected' donation on fun day

This Is Local London: Dick and  Vera Clark, owners of Brookside boys' club and deputy chairman of Borehamwood FC, Billy Hunter

4:40pm Sunday 6th April 2014

Leaders of a boys club expressed their gratitude after receiving much-needed funding from Boreham Wood FC.

Work to improve roads will begin next week

This Is Local London: Stirling Corner

6:10am Sunday 6th April 2014

Work to improve Stirling Corner and the M1's northbound carriageway will begin this month.

The Voice contestant Sophie Mae performs for older people

This Is Local London: Sunrise Senior Living of Elstree

12:10pm Saturday 5th April 2014

The Voice contestant Sophie Mae entertained older people with a sing-song in Barnet.

Air Cadets preesnted with awards

This Is Local London: Air Cadets preesnted with awards

6:00am Saturday 5th April 2014

Military discipline shone through when air cadets invited army commanders to their club.

Radlett Twin Town Association could fold

5:00pm Friday 4th April 2014

A town twinning organisation for Radlett and Aldenham may be forced to close due to a lack of interest.



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