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Genetic modification of plants will be essential to avert future food shortages.









The team, from Rothamsted Research and from Syngenta Crop Science and Symmetry Bioanalytics in the US are working to develop new strategies.

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If you know someone with debt problems in Harpenden help is at hand. Harpenden Money Advice Centre is a charity providing confidential, non-judgemental and impartial debt and budgeting advice.

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36,470 VIEWS IN JAN - OCTOBER 2022

38,918 VIEWS IN 2021

Zuckermaus Artisan Bakery gaining more fans. New BABKA bread a must for lovers of chocolate.

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How can we in Harpenden help Save the Planet?

Reduce Your carbon footprint? Be more sustainable.?

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Harpenden Public Halls to be demolished and replaced with 29 flats in a 4 block new build.

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New Garden Town planned close to Harpenden.

Hemel Garden Communities.

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Do you need support with your energy or food bills?

Harpenden Town Council can help.

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Can you help children from separated families to keep in touch with both parents? At the Harpenden Child Contact Centre. Learn more

Could you change lives locally? Rennie Grove is recruiting to its Supporting Hands scheme. A volunteer-led service. Learn more

JULY HOW SAFE WILL HARPENDEN’S AIR BE WITH MORE AIRPORT EXPANSION? The UK already has more than 100,000 people dying every year from lung conditions.

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Sept. Feeling “frazzled” and  need to talk and share your stories. Frazzled Cafe is NEW in Harpenden. At the EMC every Monday.

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Writing Competition for Harpenden senior schools is a huge success. Four Schools involved. Want to read the stories and see who won?

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More drivers than ever are switching off for cleaner air.

ARE YOU AN IDLER?

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NEW APPOINTMENTS at the

Local District Council from

May 25th.Chris White re - elected as SADC Council leader.

Who you need to contact for

all aspects of services in

Harpenden...click here

WHAT’S ON AT EMC in November & December

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Sept. DID YOU KNOW THE NHS HAVE CHANGED THE STRUCTURE OF ALL REGIONAL GROUPS INC HARPENDEN FROM JULY 1ST.

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James Marshall Foundation 300th Anniversary, celibrated at St Helen’s Church , Wheathampstead.

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Aug. Did you know there’s a Talking Newspaper (‘SADTN’) to keep visually impaired residents and others in touch with what is happening in Harpenden, St Albans and the surrounding communities. 

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Sept. BE AWARE OF THE ON LINE FRAUDSTERS. Online fraud and digital

wallet hacks now account

for 19.8% of UK fraud cases.

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As featured at Classics on the Common. 

Herts Constabulary.

Preventing your car from theft. Learn more

Nov. Pan Autos have now located to their brand new premises in Cold Harbour Lane.

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Sept, Would you like a Bank Hub on the High Street to enable ongoing banking facilities for all?

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Aug, New urgent care service at St Albans' hospital  confirmed for Autumn opening.

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Sept. Improvements planned at Harpenden’s Station,

Harding Parade and Station Road.

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The Farmer’s Market is a popular ever with lots of artisan producers. Like THE ZUCKERMAUS BAKERY. Austrian patisserie and bread. AND you can order on line.

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NOV. New contract for management for Eric Morecambe Centre and the Leisure Centre in Rothamsted Park

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Fresh fish on sale every Tuesday from Mawers.

We’ve been doing it for 40 years! Concourse by Library.

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Sept. How YWAM Harpenden help support Ukraine families.

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Sept 21.Timetable for St Albans District’s Local Plan announced. Major implications for Harpenden.

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Delicious Indian Food as demonstrated at the Harpenden Food & Drink Festival

by SHAHNAAZ AYUB.

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FREE Phone hotline launched to help residents improve the energy efficiency of their homes and cut bills. Learn more

Oct 21. Harpenden Green Belt Ass give their advice against Legal & General’s plans for 550 new homes.

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Shock NHS medicines wastage revealed. See the evidence here in Harpenden.

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Dec 10 - 30. Cinderella Panto set for Harpenden at the EMC.

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Bim Afolami MP speaks out on Big Oil, Green energy and tax funding. At the Lyndhurst conference.

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Have you ever wondered how to fund your social care as you get older?  The Lyndhurst conference explains.

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Food bank collection in Sainsbury’s Harpenden raised donations weighing 575kg. Organised by Rotary in Harpenden.

Conference organisers Lyndhurst gave their views on: Portfolio Construction and Fund selection.

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Affordable Homes site back in development at Roan Place, Harpenden. Learn more.

Nov. New integrated urgent care hub for Harpenden & St Albans area residents finally opens at St Albans Hospital. Learn more

Nov 10. Cinderella Panto stars getting fit at the Harpenden Leisure Centre ahead of opening night on Dec10.

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Now Open. The Charity Christmas Card Shop is in the United Reformed Church, Vaughan Road.

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Christmas Magazine with 26 pages all about Harpenden and how to enjoy the festivities.

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Town Mayor Lisa Scriven has a Christmas message for Harpenden.

Read it in the Christmas Magazine page 2.

Nov 27.Thousands pack Harpenden for the Christmas Carnival and Lights On.

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Well done to Lauren from 1st Harpenden Brownies whose Christmas card design for the Mayor’s Christmas card competition was classed as “commended” by the Mayor.

FREE COMPETITION. Win Panto tickets to see Cinderella and lots more.

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Dec 17. Sally Miles, is running an abstract painting workshops at Harpenden Library on Saturday morning the 17th of December. Free, but needs to be booked in advance.

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New Jewellers now open on the

Harpenden High Street...

Jessica Wilson

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Calling all vegetarians in Harpenden.

Super veg cookery hamper curated

by Celia Brooks

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