Old News relating to Hemel Hempstead

Mainly from the Herts  Advertiser or Hemel Hempstead Gazette



Hemel Hempstead

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Theft of Dog from John Catling of the Swan Inn, Boxmoor - 1819
Disposal of George Holloway's Brewery and Public Houses - 1827
Hemel Hempstead Statute Fair - 1841
William Weatherhead missing in Australian Gold Rush - 1857

The Waterworks, Baths, and Washhouses at Hemel Hempstead - opened 1867

Furious Driving in 1868
Unsound Fish on Hemel Hempstead Market, 1875
Soup Kitchens in 1876
A selection of news items from the Gazette in a typical week 1890
Ballooning in Hertfordshire 1891
Hemel Hempstead Council and Committees in 1911/2
Army Manoeuvres in Hertfordshire in 1913
Tar Damage to Watercress Beds at Hemel Hempstead 1914
Theft of Sweets - Boys to be thrashed 1914
Joseph Kimich, Jeweller, Advert 1915
VAD Hospital at Boxmoor 1916
School Play "Cinderella" at Oakley Lodge, Hemel Hempstead, 1916
October 2009   Page created
January 2010   additional entries
April 2012   1841 statute Fair