Local Watford and Hertfordshire Community
Sat June 6, 2020
- George Floyd death: UK protests are 'unlawful' - A senior Met Police officer says the "health protection regulations are clear" about large meetings.
- Matchgirls strike pioneer Sarah Dearman's grave 'under threat' - Sarah Dearman helped organise the famous 1888 matchgirls' strike in Bow.
- Vatican arrest man over luxury property deal - The Vatican's £160m ($200m) purchase of a London apartment block is the subject of an investigation.
- Coronavirus: London's emptiness 'felt like a film set' - Historic England has created an archive of photos capturing life in lockdown.
A senior Met Police officer says the "health protection regulations are clear" about large meetings.
Sarah Dearman helped organise the famous 1888 matchgirls' strike in Bow.
The Vatican's £160m ($200m) purchase of a London apartment block is the subject of an investigation.
Historic England has created an archive of photos capturing life in lockdown.
The victim, believed to be in his 20s, was found fatally injured on a residential street in Hackney.
Police ask for the CPS to look into Belly Mujinga's death in light of "wider public interest".
Volunteers will hand out the face coverings at busy Tube and bus stations from Monday.
Florence Eshalomi says the frequency she is confused with black female MPs is "worrying".
Wendell Baker was deemed suitable for release but his 66-year-old victim's family were not consulted.
A BBC investigation uncovers a company organising secret raves in breach of lockdown rules.
A 19-year-old man is in custody on suspicion of attempted murder over the attack in north-west London.
Advice on protecting your mental health during the coronavirus outbreak.
Posted by Administrator : Sunday 22nd September 2013
Maple Timber Frame recently held an open day at a site in Hertfordshire. The dwelling has been constructed using SupaWall, SupaFloor and SupaRoof to give a highly insulated envelope to the building and as such the client is not intending to install either wet under floor heating or traditional radiators.
Posted by Administrator : Thursday 14th March 2013
BRUSHES AND MOPS AT THE READY! Many members of our community make their mark on our local streets by joining various local Watford cleaning initiatives throughout the community in a bid to keep our parks, streets, roads and pavements looking clean and look after.
Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 13th March 2013
LEAVING US IN A DITCH? Potholes are becoming more and more of a problem in Watford due to a lack of local maintenance funding and the changes in the UK weather. Potholes despite being seen as a miner problem they can affect so many drivers on a daily basis.
Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013
COSTING US OUR LIVELIHOOD? It is estimated that the cost of living looks expected to continue to rise this year with stable incomes versus increasing costs of everyday household items. In recent years the cost of living has been as high as 5 times more than wage rises.
Posted by Administrator : Sunday 10th March 2013
EASIER SAID THAN DONE! The mortgage and property market looks to be improving slightly through better mortgage deals. However the market still lacks direction and combined with lack of incentives for new buyers and government cuts it looks like it could be a while before it rises.
Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 6th March 2013
LENDING YOUR LOCAL SUPPORT. Do you use your local shop? Do you go to the local pub? Do you visit your local butcher? Many studies have shown that support in local businesses is on the up.
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