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Nightly Sings the Staring Owl

Please click on this link to read my December “Nature Notes” in the Herts Advertiser:

Nature Notes – 1st December 2016 6 more words

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Historic Reserve Trusts & Boards Abolished, Commons Almost Go Same Way

The NSW Government’s new Crown Land Management Act 2016 came into force on 14 November.  This new Act repealed the Crown Lands Act 1989 and a number of other Acts such as the… 1,635 more words

History

Bishop of St Albans asks Government about supported housing

On the 1 December 2016 the Bishop of St Albans, Rt Revd Alan Smith, received a written answer from the Department for Work and Pensions regarding supported housing.  71 more words

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Roman Walls, St Albans- Travel Thursday

When I lived in Dublin for my MA, I was able to visit my cousin who lives outside of London. She is not terribly far from St. 514 more words

Travel

Park life

Tell me about your perfect park.

Rambling, grassy expanses? Babbling brook? Ornamental lake? Roman ruins? Golf course? One of the planet’s oldest pubs? Yep, I hear you. 765 more words

People And Places

Bishop of St Albans - need for fresh thinking on corporate governance

On 29th November 2016, Lord Henley put the Government’s new Green Paper on Corporate Governance before the House. The Lord Bishop of St Albans, the Rt Revd Alan Smith, contributed to the debate that followed. 347 more words

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Bishop of St Albans asks Government to invest in social rented housing

On 29th November 2016, Lord Beecham asked Her Majesty’s Government, “further to the announcement in the Autumn Statement that they will invest £1.4 billion to deliver 40,000 affordable homes, how many affordable houses to rent they expect local authorities to build by 2020.” The Bishop of St Albans, the Rt Revd Alan Smith, asked a follow up question. 207 more words

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