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Displaying press releases from 2015

Week 28


The Town Mayor, Councillor Brian Ellis, was delighted to recognise the long service of four past Town Councillors by presenting them with an Honorary Townsman Award, which is presented to retiring Town Councillors who have served a minimum of eight years on the Town Council.

Week 21

Cllr Brian Ellis elected as Town Mayor for 2015/16 | 19/05/2015

Cllr Brian Ellis elected as Town Mayor for 2015/16

Week 17

The Town Mayor welcomes the 10th Harpenden Fox Pack to the Town Hall | 21/04/2015

The Town Mayor, Councillor Mary Maynard, was delighted to welcome 30 Cubs from the 10th Harpenden Fox Pack to the Town Hall on Monday 20 April to hold a debate in the format of a Council meeting and to tell them about her role as Town Mayor.

Week 15

The Town Mayor Presents Awards to Winners of the Harpenden Primary School Story Writing Competition | 08/04/2015

Harpenden Primary Schools had great fun taking part in a Story Writing Competition last week. Winners were chosen by a panel of experts who read the wide selection of anonomised entries and then selected their favourite from each age group. The authors of the best stories were then invited to a prize giving ceremony with the Town Mayor at the Town Hall.

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