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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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Children really engaged with Harpenden Academy’s Young Chef’s project 2020.

A great success, says Teacher Kate Watson

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31,781 VIEWS IN JAN - OCT 2021

Follow infection rates from Government sources.

Click on the link below and source details of local areas in Harpenden.

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

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Autumn Edition 2021

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Everything you need to know about the New Sports Centre. NOW OPEN

And take the virtual tour -- Learn more

Great news for Gin lovers...Harpenden now has its own Gin...

made by a local business with local ingredients.

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Harpenden’s young people are concerned about the future. Find out what they are doing about it. Learn more here

WEST SIDE STORY - A new version by Steven Spielberg launching Dec.

One of the great musicals.

Already being suggested for OSCAR nomination in 2022.

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May 11. Here’s the response from the

YOUR CARE YOUR VIEWS research conducted in March. Learn more

How can we in Harpenden help Save the Planet?

Reduce Your carbon footprint? Be more sustainable.?

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Sustainability Festival will have

lasting impact on Harpenden.

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Gems galore at Harpenden’s Jewellery Store.

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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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A new experience for coffee lovers in Harpenden.

With the best tasting coffee and bagels in town.

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NHS staff started EPS training in September

...what’s it for? will you benefit?

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Who helps separated families with children in Harpenden to stay close?

Learn about the Harpenden Child Contact Centre here.

Dec. Why is the Rothamsted Park football pitch still railed off? The season started 4 months ago.

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Get out of your cars - walk and bike instead.

Tackling the climate emergency with the promotion of green travel.

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How to enjoy your garden even more.

Attend a Gardening Society meeting

Sept - Dec

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Major Climate Change Conference held in Harpenden on Sept 10. ‘Achieving Net Zero:

Strategies for Sustainable


Urgent care hub for St Albans City Hospital to proceed following research. Due to open mid 2022.

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Sept. So what has our MP Bim Afolami been working on recently?

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Barclays Bank could be closing? A planning application has been raised with SADC.

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Want to find out more about Harpenden Ladies Probus Luncheon Club?

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Pantomime time in Harpenden’s EMC

11th -30th Dec.

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Fancy a Christmas treat Austrian style?

Then checkout the bakery creations from Zuckermaus.

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An apple a day keeps the Doctor away.

Who makes Highfield Oval apples so health giving.

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November. Be the first in Harpenden to own stunning art by Hannah Nijsten. From Molasses House in Station Road.

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New Restaurant proposed for Harpenden opening late 2022.

3 floors inc Roof Top terrace

See the floor plans here

Luton Airport owners (that’s Luton Council) have rebranded the Airport to become Luton Rising. This to reflect is is "more than an airport not just about planes in the sky". Learn more

Classics on the Common raises over £33,300 for charitable causes from the September 2021 event. Learn more

Nov 25. Luton Airport's plan to increase passenger numbers from 18 million to 19 million is proceeding to planning approval.

Read the Harpenden Society opposition to this proposal.

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The Christmas Shopping Guide 2021 now published.

All you need for Shopping, Aladdin Panto and a

FREE to enter competition.

In page turning format:

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OR individual pages:

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Free to enter Christmas Competition.

Fabulous prizes.

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Harpenden Society Award for Harpenden’s Leisure Centre.

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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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Dec. No football pitches for at least another year in Rothamsted Park. Smaller fences to be installed

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Gail’s Bakery to open in the old Nat West Bank?

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Festive Fundraising.

Sparkle Draw Raffle

amazing prizes to be won, including a UK holiday and £500 cash

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