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by Steve
Tue 24 Dec, 2013 3:09 pm
Forum: Traffic & Parking
Topic: Lower Hatfield Road closed
Replies: 8
Views: 9562

Lower Hatfield Road closed

Flooded at Horns Mill
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by Steve
Fri 20 Dec, 2013 8:47 pm
Forum: Hertford's Past
Topic: Secret Tunnels. ??
Replies: 10
Views: 27685

Re: Secret Tunnels. ??

You might want to go back to the old forum and read the discussions about the alleged tunnels under Hertford. Whether or not you choose to believe any of it is entirely up to you. http://www.hertford.net/yoursay/topic.asp?ARCHIVE=true&TOPIC_ID=6691 http://www.hertford.net/yoursay/topic.asp?ARCHIVE=t...
by Steve
Fri 20 Dec, 2013 8:02 pm
Forum: Traffic & Parking
Topic: Public Parking at Sovereign House
Replies: 4
Views: 5339

Re: Public Parking at Sovereign House

Sudi wrote:Better rates than most of the town's other car parks!!
It's not EHDC
by Steve
Fri 20 Dec, 2013 12:53 pm
Forum: Policing
Topic: Bollywoods Raided ... Again
Replies: 13
Views: 13500

Re: Bollywoods Raided ... Again

And last week they were fined £3000 for unauthorised building work.

http://www.hertfordshiremercury.co.uk/H ... 174354.htm
by Steve
Thu 19 Dec, 2013 6:23 pm
Forum: Policing
Topic: Bollywoods Raided ... Again
Replies: 13
Views: 13500

Bollywoods Raided ... Again

Yet another raid at Bollywoods last week, in which three illegal immigrants were found to be working on the premises. This follows the 2009 raid which also found illegal workers. Given that the owner can be fined £10,000 for each offence, I can only assume that it's worth the risk. The £40,000 fine ...
by Steve
Wed 18 Dec, 2013 5:09 pm
Forum: Rail Users Forum
Topic: It's Wednesday so it must mean trouble on the trains
Replies: 6
Views: 5736

Re: It's Wednesday so it must mean trouble on the trains

Owing to signalling problems at Alexandra Palace northbound lines are affected. Impact: Train services running through this station may be delayed or revised at short notice. An estimate for the resumption of normal services will be provided as soon as the problem has been fully assessed. Additiona...
by Steve
Tue 17 Dec, 2013 6:12 pm
Forum: Rail Users Forum
Topic: It's Tuesday so it must mean trouble on the trains
Replies: 15
Views: 12553

Re: It's Tuesday so it must mean trouble on the trains

JohnSmith wrote:Where is the incentive for FCC to put pressure on Network Rail?
The fact that people have a choice and can go to Hertford East instead, maybe.

We're very lucky in Hertford that we actually have competition in rail services in to London. Not many towns can boast that.
by Steve
Tue 17 Dec, 2013 3:05 pm
Forum: Aviation
Topic: Stansted Not Shortlisted For Expansion
Replies: 2
Views: 4068

Stansted Not Shortlisted For Expansion

The Airports Commission has shortlisted explansion at Heathrow and Gatwick in it's interim report published today.

Stop Stansted Expansion has release the following statement.

http://www.stopstanstedexpansion.com/press471.html

The earliest a second runway might now be considered is 2050.
by Steve
Tue 17 Dec, 2013 2:54 pm
Forum: Rail Users Forum
Topic: It's Tuesday so it must mean trouble on the trains
Replies: 15
Views: 12553

Re: It's Tuesday so it must mean trouble on the trains

The chickens have come home to roost. Years of making do with aging rolling stock (37 years old and no new trains planned) and years of neglect on the infrastructure. On top of this there is a franchise system that allows First Capital Connect to make a disgraceful amount of money from the taxpayer...