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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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33,646 VIEWS IN JAN - SEPTEMBER 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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Want to learn a language? Improve your exam results...understand your overseas business clients feel at home when you’re

abroad on holiday.

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Please help The Hygiene Bank with donations to help people in poverty in Harpenden.

All the things in your bathrooms.

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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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Harpenden Gardening Society announces events for 2022.

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July. Help support local charity Rennie Grove when you shop at the Co-Op by joining their membership scheme.

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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 OCTOBER

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Sept. All that glitters...

Platinum rings are less expensive than gold.

Let Loveweds tell you all about it.

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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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Sept 27. Calling all Park lovers. The pitch area in Rothamsted Park  has been cleared of harmful stones , ready for reseeding. Learn more

As featured at Classics on the Common. 

Herts Constabulary.

Preventing your car from theft. Learn more

Oct 11. Arthritis  Action event

Organised by Hertfordshire and West Essex ICB.

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Aug. 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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How RECYCLING used cosmetics packaging can help the environment.

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

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Oct 3 - 9. More Harpenden artists on show. Talk to them in the POP UP shop  opp Waitrose. 

October 12. Study Day at Luton Hoo . This day offers a fantastic all day opportunity to discover the history of the Walled Garden Project including lunch, tea and coffee break

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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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Spicy Mexican food now available on the Concourse by the Library

Sept. How YWAM Harpenden help support Ukraine families.

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Harpenden Library now open Wednesday afternoons. Thanks to the Harpenden Trust.

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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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Join us in our fun, fundraising, October event....Learn more

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

Battle of the Barristers - Luton Airport expansion.

Luton Town Hall from Sept 27th - Nov 17

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OCT 17. Pick up FREE slippers and learn to stay steady on your feet. At Harpenden Library.

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Sept 28. Harpenden’s reactions to Legal & General’s plans for 550 new homes.

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Artists NOT at the Pop Up Shop.

Sally Miles & Mary Jane Jones.

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Friday Oct 14. Lyndhurst Financial Management third annual conference at Rothamsted Conference Centre. Want to attend?