Selfless schoolgirls raise money for learning disability charity

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3:30pm Friday 1st August 2014

Selfless schoolgirls pushed themselves out of their comfort zone by organising a series of events to raise money for a special needs charity.

39 candles will be lit to mark First World War centenary

This Is Local London: Two minute silence at the war memorial for Armistace Day

3:10pm Friday 1st August 2014

39 candles will be lit on Monday night to mark 100 years since Britain joined the First World War.

Just the Ticket: August 1, 2014

This Is Local London: Your guide to the best of what's on this week in the area

3:00pm Friday 1st August 2014

Your guide to some of the best things to do in the area this week.

'We must keep the pressure on' - waste consultation to close on Sunday

This Is Local London:

1:00pm Friday 1st August 2014

A resident’s association have stepped up their leafleting campaign as a recycling centre is due to come to an end this week.

Keen coders create web app as part of Festival of Code

This Is Local London:

10:20am Friday 1st August 2014

Keen coders have spent this week with an award-winning web design company as part of a Festival of Code.

Free security marking for bicycles in Shenley and Potters Bar

This Is Local London: Police bike security drive in north Watford

8:40am Friday 1st August 2014

Safer Neighbourhood Teams will be security marking bicycles for free today.

Trust chairman stands down after 13 years

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6:00am Friday 1st August 2014

The chairman of a Radlett community group has stood down after nearly 13 years service.

Two women sentenced to community service after three assaults

This Is Local London: St Albans Magistrates' Court.

5:34pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Two women have been sentenced for a total of 180 hours unpaid work after three assaults.

CCTV released following indecent exposure in shop

This Is Local London:

2:49pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A man who exposed himself while paying for a newspaper is wanted by police.

Gymnastics show 'Tumble' to be filmed at Elstree Studios

This Is Local London: Star Wars returns to Elstree Studios

2:23pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A new primetime gymnastics show will be made at the Elstree and BBC Studios.

Petition to save Hertfordshire bus services gets 200 signatures in one week

This Is Local London:

1:14pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A petition against cuts to bus services received more than 200 signatures in a week.

Crown Pub development recommended for refusal

This Is Local London: The boarded up pub

11:30am Thursday 31st July 2014

Plans to demolish a pub have been recommended for refusal.

'Frail' 83-year-old man racially abused in garden hedge row

This Is Local London:

9:10am Thursday 31st July 2014

An 83-year-old pensioner was subjected to "racial abuse" during an argument over a garden hedge.

X-Men star Hugh Jackman visits country park

This Is Local London:

5:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

A country park welcomed Hugh Jackman and his family to its farm.

Mother-of-three claims council flat is 'infested with cockroaches'

This Is Local London:

5:30pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

A mother claims her children are becoming ill after the family moved into a flat that is ‘infested with cockroaches’.

Neighbours invited to comment on appeal for two new houses

This Is Local London:

3:00pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

A decision to reject an application for two new houses has now been appealed against.

Schools in count-down to NSPCC Number Day

This Is Local London: Borough marathon runners ready to help raft of good causes

10:49am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Schools are being asked to sign up and start their count-down to an NSPCC charity event.

Summer workshops to teach illustration to 11 to 16-year-olds

This Is Local London:

8:30am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Children aged 11 to 16 have the chance to take part in workshops with professional artists this summer.

Car park at busy station to close for eight days

This Is Local London:

6:00am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Commuters have been warned that a station car park will be closed for eight days.

New houses rejected after concerns over road safety

This Is Local London:

5:00pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A developer hoping to build four new houses in Borehamwood has had his appeal dismissed.

Elstree Way Corridor plans submitted to planning inspectors

This Is Local London: The Elstree Way Corridor

4:22pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Plans for housebuilding along the Elstree Way Corridor have now been submitted.

Man wanted in connection with serious assault

This Is Local London:

1:30pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A man is wanted by police in connection with a serious assault.

Ticket office at Radlett station closed for improvement works

This Is Local London:

10:50am Tuesday 29th July 2014

Rail travellers have been asked to buy tickets from machines or staff while a station's ticket office is closed this week.

Elstree organist to perform at 150th anniversary recital

This Is Local London:

9:00am Tuesday 29th July 2014

An Elstree organist has joined a year-long international challenge to celebrate a college’s 150th anniversary.

NSPCC raise £1,800 in annual summer garden party

This Is Local London:

5:40am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A woodland walk and homemade ice cream have helped to raise £1,800 for the NSPCC.

Lights out to mark First World War centenary

This Is Local London:

5:40pm Monday 28th July 2014

Lights will be switched out at the council to mark the anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War.

BBC Studios make £3million loss after studio relocations

This Is Local London: Albert Square will be staying in Borehamwood as the BBC unveils plans to rebuild its EastEnders set

3:00pm Monday 28th July 2014

BBC Studios made a £3million loss this year after a series of studio relocations.

Railway station work delayed as lifts in testing phase

This Is Local London:

12:25pm Monday 28th July 2014

Work to install lifts for disabled people at a busy railway station has been delayed.

Summer drama workshop for creative children

This Is Local London:

11:30am Monday 28th July 2014

A not-for-profit theatre company will host a summer workshop for children and young people.

Borehamwood Police Station officially opened in small ceremony

This Is Local London:

9:00am Monday 28th July 2014

Police have officially moved into their new station at Hertsmere Borough Council’s civic offices.

It's easy being green

This Is Local London: Everything you need to know about voting in Hertsmere today

5:10am Monday 28th July 2014

Hertsmere is flying the flag high for the borough's six parks after they all picked up awards.

'Impressive' Hertfordshire Police praised for good savings record

This Is Local London: Officers from the Beds, Cambs and Herts Road Policing Unit

1:30pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Hertfordshire Constabulary has been recognised for making good progress in meeting its financial targets.

Creative project give out free make-up in return for public opinion

This Is Local London: Corina Best with another Us Girls Rock leader, during a fashion session

8:47am Saturday 26th July 2014

Women hoping to set up a 'creative hub' for young women are appealing for people to give them their views.

PICTURE GALLERY: Highlights of the annual civic festival

This Is Local London: Elstree and Borehamwood Carnival Parade, Saturday, June 15 2014

8:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Despite rain washing out families day, this year’s Borehamwood civic festival has been hailed as a big success. One month on, The Borehamwood Times looks at the highlights of the fortnight of fun.

Men's club celebrate 130th anniversary

This Is Local London:

5:30pm Friday 25th July 2014

‘Amazing turnout’ as a men’s club celebrates a significant anniversary with a party.

Just the Ticket: July 25, 2014

This Is Local London: Your guide to the best of what's on this week in the area

3:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

Your guide to some of the best things to do in the week ahead.

Community project to help children learn new personal skills

This Is Local London:

2:40pm Friday 25th July 2014

Children are being invited to join a new fun club to help develop their personal skills.

Voters to receive letters ahead of change in electoral register

This Is Local London: Hertsmere Borough Council election results: Live

1:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

Letters are being sent out to voters ahead of the nationwide change in the way people register to vote.

'I feel like my confidence has really grown since joining' - cadets celebrate year at annual parade

This Is Local London:

11:30am Friday 25th July 2014

Cadets looked back on a year of accomplishments at their annual parade yesterday.

Slimming World consultant a 'real gem' after winning ruby award

This Is Local London:

9:10am Friday 25th July 2014

A Slimming World consultant has proved she’s a real gem after winning an award for her work in helping to tackle obesity.

Free three-month gym membership for women and girls

This Is Local London: Free gym membership to encourage women to exercise

5:10am Friday 25th July 2014

Women and girls in Hertsmere are being offered the chance to receive a free gym membership.

Plans for six new homes ruled out by inspector

This Is Local London:

5:30pm Thursday 24th July 2014

An appeal to allow the construction of six new houses in Elstree has been dismissed.

Web design company to host part of nationwide festival

This Is Local London:

2:03pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Children will get to learn new digital skills when an award-winning web design comany hosts nation-wide festival.

Teenage boy arrested after sport shop incident

This Is Local London:

11:56am Thursday 24th July 2014

A teenage boy has been arrested following an incident in a sports shop yesterday morning.

Bus users concerned about cuts to services

This Is Local London: County council cut free school transport

10:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

Bus users have expressed their concern at plans to cut bus services in Hertfordshire.

Eight-bed property planned for Elstree land

This Is Local London:

8:30am Thursday 24th July 2014

Plans for an eight-bedroom property in Elstree have been submitted to the council.

Schools to receive extra £11.2 million funding

This Is Local London: Will schools have free spaces

5:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

Schools in the county will receive an extra £11.2 million of government funding.

' I’ve thoroughly enjoyed the last ten years' - Rabbi celebrates tenth anniversary

This Is Local London:

5:30pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A synagogue was packed to capacity for a musical service to celebrate its Rabbi’s tenth anniversary.

School children awarded for 'service above self'

This Is Local London:

1:40pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

School children have been presented with awards for acts of citizenship.

Burglar sentenced to 39 months after 32 robberies

This Is Local London:

11:06am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A prolific burglar has been sentenced to 39 months in prison for a series of robberies.

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