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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 11

Harpenden Town Council Flies a Flag for the Commonwealth and Commemorates the Centenary of World War 1 | 16/03/2016

Harpenden Town Council was pleased to fly a flag for the Commonwealth and to hold a Single Commemorative Act to commemorate the centenary of World War 1 on Monday 14 March 2016.

Displaying press releases from 2015

Week 53

Cheques in the sum of £500 presented to the Town Mayor's Charities | 30/12/2015

The Town Mayor, Councillor Brian Ellis, was delighted to receive two cheques from William Hill, in relation to his Charity Race Night that was recently held in Southdown, Harpenden. The two cheques, in the sum of £500 each, were additional funding from William Hill – matching the amount that they had generated during the Race Night from running the tote and auctioning some fantastic items that they had kindly donated.

Week 49

Town Mayor’s Charity Event – Fantastic Amount Raised for Charities | 01/12/2015

The Town Mayor, Councillor Brian Ellis, hosted a very successful Charity Race Night on Saturday 28th November at the Trust Hall in Harpenden.

Week 47

Thameslink grants free station parking during Harpenden Christmas Carnival | 19/11/2015

Visitors to the Harpenden Christmas Carnival Sunday 22 November will be entitled to free parking from noon at Harpenden station

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