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Press Releases

Welcome to press releases, here you can find all the Town Council's press releases that are issued. You can read the press releases online by hitting View full story, alternatively, you can save a press release to your computer by hitting 'Download Press Release'.

For press enquiries please contact Sophia Barrett, our Marketing & Communications Officer by emailing

Displaying press releases from 2016

Week 29

Harpenden Common wins tenth Green Flag Award | 22/07/2016

Harpenden Common has been named one of the best green spaces in Britain and awarded the prestigious Green Flag Award for the 10th year in a row. The Green Flag Award is a benchmark of excellence for recreational green areas that takes into account management standards, cleanliness, sustainability, accessibility and community involvement.

Week 28

Town Mayor’s Quiz Night Raises over £800 for Charities. | 12/07/2016

The Harpenden Town Mayor, Councillor Mrs Nicola Linacre, held a Quiz Night on Friday 1st July which raised over £800 for her nominated charities; The Tyler Reader Brighter Future Fund and Youth Talk.

Week 20

Harpenden welcomes its new Town Mayor and its New Town Clerk | 16/05/2016

The Annual Meeting of Harpenden Town Council and the Mayor-Making Ceremony took place on Monday 9 May. Councillor Mrs Nicola Linacre was delighted to be elected as the Town Mayor for 2016/17, having served as Deputy Town Mayor for 2015/16. Councillor David Heritage was elected as the Deputy Town Mayor for 2016/17.

Week 18

Writing Competition Prize Giving | 03/05/2016

The Town Mayor, Councillor Brian Ellis, was delighted to present the prizes for a writing competition organised by The Grove Infant and Nursery School on Friday 22 April.

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