Local Watford and Hertfordshire Community
Wed July 24, 2019
- Missing Thames swimmers spark police searches - Three people are missing after entering the River Thames in sweltering temperatures.
- Temporary ban place on new inmates to troubled Feltham youth jail - A watchdog's report found an "extraordinary" decline in care at Feltham Young Offenders Institution.
- UK weather: Temperatures to rise after thunderstorms - Forecasters say the UK could experience record-breaking heat before the end of the week.
- Diane Dyer: Man charged with murder after Beckenham death - The body of 61-year-old Diane Dyer was discovered in a house in south-east London on 18 July.
Three people are missing after entering the River Thames in sweltering temperatures.
A watchdog's report found an "extraordinary" decline in care at Feltham Young Offenders Institution.
Forecasters say the UK could experience record-breaking heat before the end of the week.
The body of 61-year-old Diane Dyer was discovered in a house in south-east London on 18 July.
Uzbek freestyle wrestler Artur Taymazov becomes the seventh gold medallist from London 2012 to be disqualified under a doping sample re-test programme.
The men bit into raw animals at a vegan food market wearing T-shirts saying "Veganism = Malnutrition".
The assailant is thought to have fled the scene in Southwark, south-east London, on a motorbike.
The record of the man who will be the UK's next prime minister.
Yousef used to spend hours hanging around the High Street with mates, until an injury changed his life.
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan says there are overwhelming arguments for rent control. Is he right?
A Syrian refugee's signature dish from the French camp has become a hit in north London.
A girl seen crying and singing during the set of Sigrid at Glastonbury Festival has met her idol.
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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