Local Watford and Hertfordshire Community
Tue February 25, 2020
- Gangs: Call to use stop and search more often on women - Lucy Martindale says men and boys make girls carry weapons as they are less likely to be searched.
- My boyfriend was a police spy - Scotland Yard says it's credible an ex-police spy had a relationship with a teenage campaigner.
- Poorest women's life expectancy declines, finds report - "If health has stopped improving, that means society has stopped improving," author of report says.
- Emergency terror law clears parliamentary hurdles - The bill blocking automatic release of convicted terror offenders is approved by the House of Lords.
Lucy Martindale says men and boys make girls carry weapons as they are less likely to be searched.
Scotland Yard says it's credible an ex-police spy had a relationship with a teenage campaigner.
"If health has stopped improving, that means society has stopped improving," author of report says.
The bill blocking automatic release of convicted terror offenders is approved by the House of Lords.
More and more new homes are needed to house a growing population - but where are they springing up?
BBC News meets a pressure group called London Yimby which thinks it has a solution to the housing crisis.
Under, behind and above the scenes of the West End's newest blockbuster
Toilet access in London can be a real issue for many people who live in and visit the city.
Death isn't easy to talk about, but London now has a "Coffin Club" where people plan their final farewell.
Raafat Maglad says it felt like he had been hit "with a brick" when he was stabbed during prayers.
The Thames Tideway Tunnel is now officially at the half way stage but what exactly is it going to do?
Chelsea's N'Golo Kante will miss Tuesday's Champions League last-16 first leg with Bayern Munich.
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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