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June 1999

Red Cross Week

2nd of June 1999

British Red Cross The International Red Cross is known world Hertfordshire Branch .wide for its relief work at times of war, famine and disaster, providing shelter, food, medical care and support for victims and refugees. Closer to home, the British Red Cross provide transport and escort services, holidays for people with disabilities, first-aid training, day […]

Dacorum Card

2nd of June 1999

Dacorum Card is a free discount card for residents of the borough who receive a means tested benefit. There are about 14,000 people who have not yet claimed their cards and there are many people living in the villages who are eligible for one. If you receive one or more of the following benefits, you […]

A Childrens Hospice For Hertfordshire

2nd of June 1999

The Pasque Hospice, formerly The Luton and South Beds Hospice, currently has a Capital Appeal to raise £3 million to build, equip and furnish a childrens hospice for Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire. The new hospice will be built adjacent to the existing adult unit on the northern outskirts of Luton. Over £2 million has already been […]

In The Slow Lane?

2nd of June 1999

“The longest cul-de-sac in Hertfordshire” has problems. Firstly, we were reminded at the Annual Parish Meeting that Scatterdells Lane is not subject to any official speed limit, though anyone doing over 20 mph is unwise, to say the least. Secondly, it was the only part of Chipperfield to be left out of the new scheme […]

Horticultural Society

2nd of June 1999

We have had a steady flow of customers at our Saturday morning shop during the past few weeks with the expected heavy demand for runner bean canes, grow-bags and potting compost. We tend to slacken off a bit later on in the year bur dont forget that your plants still need feeding and we have […]