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Orchard Close is a road in the WD7 postcode area



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Eve Glover
Eve Glover   
Added: 16 Aug 2018 16:30 GMT   
IP: 92.28.216.72
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Post by Eve Glover: 157 Shenley Road, WD6

!57 Shenley Road.
The information given by Scott Hatton is incorrect>
The shop in question was Parrishes, owned by Mr Robbins until 1979
It became Finlays in 1980.. the photo is my own, I was employed there.
Dipa News took it over in 1987 when Finlays sold up

Mirkadoge
Mirkadoge   
Added: 25 Jul 2018 15:04 GMT   
IP: 195.184.208.200
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Post by Mirkadoge: ABPC Elstree Studios

Peels help to eliminate from of all old changes of the skin cover. Procedures effective at any age, recommended for skin of any species. After light exfoliation disappear minor wrinkles, skin becomes young, smooth. Recovery â?? three days. an Average peeling efficiently struggles wrinkles (expression, age, smoothing little pits, removes age spots.
Regeneration â?? seven days. Profound peeling performing in the beauty clinics. This is maximum efficient operation, however requires long term adaptation â?? about one month.
chemical peel results

Paul Coffman
Paul Coffman   
Added: 24 Jul 2018 19:01 GMT   
IP: 31.184.238.4
2:3:45368
Post by Paul Coffman: Barnet Football Club Training Ground

The record attendance at the stadium is 5,539, set on 5 May 2018 for Barnet?s 3â??0 win over Chesterfield in a game that saw Barnet relegated from the Football League .

Georgina Dorsett ( nee Peters )
Georgina Dorsett ( nee Peters )   
Added: 21 Jan 2018 13:45 GMT   
IP: 90.199.231.0
2:4:45368
Post by Georgina Dorsett ( nee Peters ): Thrift Farm

My parents moved to 1 Thrift Farm lane Borehamwood in 1947 from London, the farm was next to their house, it was a dirt track leading to the house. In front of our house was a cornfield we often had pigs come in our front garden and i would walk to the farm to see the animals particularly the sheep. They built a tarmac road when Holmshill school was built, and we no longer had a wonderful view of lovely cornfields was such a shame.


Scott Hatton
Scott Hatton   
Added: 19 Dec 2017 20:11 GMT   
IP: 217.63.194.106
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Post by Scott Hatton: 12 Wansford Park, WD6

We moved to 12 Wansford Park during August 1960, moving out during 1967.

My parents had managed to wangle themselves into a house in London W10 which was due to be demolished by the local council. Thus the council moved them into a much better place (inside toilet!) opposite Tempsford Green in Borehamwood.

Lesley carlton
Lesley carlton   
Added: 26 Nov 2017 22:52 GMT   
IP: 81.96.23.80
2:6:45368
Post by Lesley carlton: Embry Drive, HA7

I use to live in embry drive when it was an RAF station with my family and I went to Belmont school.cm

John Morton
John Morton   
Added: 17 Nov 2017 14:36 GMT   
IP: 217.63.194.106
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Post by John Morton: Manor Way, WD6

I remember the following shops along Manor Way: Martins, Bishop’s, the Co Op and Dewhurst.

Scott Hatton
Scott Hatton   
Added: 30 Jun 2017 15:58 GMT   
IP: 217.63.200.50
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Post by Scott Hatton: Borehamwood

I was brought up in Borehamwood - first in Wansford Park and later in Theobald Street.

Irene Smith
Irene Smith   
Added: 30 Jun 2017 15:46 GMT   
IP: 217.63.200.50
2:9:45368
Post by Irene Smith: Keystone Passage, WD6

My mother worked at Keystones in the 1940 before she was married.

She later worked at home which a lot of people did. You would often see people walking around Boreham Wood with boxes filled with piecework for the factory.

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 20 Aug 2018 18:00 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Edgware
Calls for support to businesses in case of "no-deal" Brexit

The Mayor of London has said it is "vital" that businesses get the support they need to start planning for a "no-deal" Brexit.


http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/16586467.calls-for-support-to-businesses-in-case-of-no-deal-brexit/?ref=rss

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 20 Aug 2018 12:40 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Canons Park
Woolwich sex attacker jailed for raping three young girls
A Woolwich teenager has been jailed for 11 years for the rape of three girls.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16586422.woolwich-sex-attacker-joel-ampadu-jailed-for-raping-young-girls/?ref=rss

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 20 Aug 2018 12:40 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Burnt Oak
Council launches new CCTV control room
Council launches new CCTV control room

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16586367.brent-council-launches-new-cctv-control-room/?ref=rss

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 19 Aug 2018 17:20 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Edgware
Care home residents celebrate their lives with huge party

More than 500 care home residents celebrated life with a three course meal and two mayors for company.


http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/16585301.barnet-and-brent-care-home-residents-celebrate-their-lives-with-huge-party-in-brent-cross/?ref=rss

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 19 Aug 2018 15:27 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Aldwych
Whitehouse Avenue, WD6
Whitehouse Avenue was originally to be called Cornwall Avenue.

http://www.theundergroundmap.com/article.html?id=37403

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 19 Aug 2018 12:00 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Canons Park
PREVIEW: New tour celebrates Thin Lizzy’s Live and Dangerous - 40 years on
PREVIEW: New tour celebrates Thin Lizzy’s Live and Dangerous - 40 years on

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16444671.preview-new-tour-celebrates-thin-lizzys-live-and-dangerous-40-years-on/?ref=rss

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 19 Aug 2018 12:00 GMT   
IP:
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Post by LDNnews: Burnt Oak
Paul Welsh: the lost cinema heritage of Elstree - and some we saved
For new residents of Borehamwood and for readers elsewhere I guess most of you know of course about Elstree Studios, founded in 1926, and the BBC Elstree Centre, originally founded as the Neptune Film Company in 1914, that are situated off the main high street. In particular many people visit Elstree Studios to watch the recordings of television shows like Strictly Come Dancing, Big Brother and The Chase to name a few. That may help to explain why the high street, known as Shenley Road, is now the eating experience capital of Hertfordshire. Personally I seldom eat out because I am tight and am capable of cooking myself a great meal for a fiver but that is just me. Mind you if I am invited out for a free meal then I am your man.


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Radlett

Radlett is a large village located north of London in the county of Hertfordshire between St Albans and Elstree on Watling Street with a population of approximately 8,000. It is located in the council district of Hertsmere.

Radlett lies in the valley of Tykes Water, a stream that runs north from Aldenham Reservoir to the River Colne. Now entirely surrounded by the Metropolitan Green Belt, it is seeing significant ’infill’ development and pressure to relax the Green Belt restrictions.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Fair Field Junior School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 11.
H6 Radlett Link Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Hertsmere Jewish Primary School:   Hertsmere Jewish Primary School is a mixed voluntary-aided primary school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Letchmore Heath:   Letchmore Heath is a village in Hertfordshire, lying to the east of Watford and west of Radlett.
Newberries Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Radlett:   Radlett is a large village located north of London in the county of Hertfordshire between St Albans and Elstree on Watling Street with a population of approximately 8,000. It is located in the council district of Hertsmere.
Radlett Preparatory School:   Radlett Preparatory School is a mixed independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
St John’s Church of England Infant and Nursery School:   Voluntary controlled school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 7.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Abbey View, WD7 · Aldenham 20, WD7 · Aldenham Avenue, WD7 · Aldenham Grove, WD7 · Back Lane, WD25 · Barn Close, WD7 · Battlers Green Drive, WD7 · Beaumont Gate, WD7 · Beech Avenue, WD7 · Brendon Court, WD7 · Brook Drive, WD7 · Canons Close, WD7 · Cary Walk, WD7 · Christchurch Crescent, WD7 · Church Close, WD7 · Cobden Hill, WD7 · Cragg Avenue, WD7 · Craig Mount, WD7 · Craigweil Avenue, WD7 · Dellfield Close, WD7 · Dutch Barn Lane, WD7 · Elm Walk, WD7 · Faggots Close, WD7 · Fairfield Close, WD7 · Farm Close, WD7 · Folly Close, WD7 · Folly Pathway, WD7 · Footpath 17, WD7 · Gills Hill Lane, WD7 · Gills Hill, WD7 · Gills Hollow, WD7 · Goodyers Avenue, WD7 · Hawthorne Road, WD7 · Hawtrees, WD7 · Heyford Road, WD7 · High Firs, WD7 · Highfields, WD7 · Highridge Close, WD7 · Hill Farm, WD7 · Hillside Road, WD7 · Homefield Road, WD7 · Houndswood Gate, WD7 · Kendals Close, WD7 · Kitswell Way, WD7 · Lamorna Close, WD7 · Letchmore Road, WD7 · Links Drive, WD7 · Lodge End, WD7 · Longridge, WD7 · Loom Lane, WD7 · Loom Place, WD7 · Malthouse Place, WD7 · Maytrees, WD7 · Medow Mead, WD7 · Mornington Road, WD7 · Newberries Avenue, WD7 · Newlands Avenue, WD7 · Nightingale Close, WD7 · Oakridge Avenue, WD7 · Oakway Place, WD7 · Orchard Close, WD7 · Paddock View, WD7 · Park Avenue, WD7 · Park Road, WD7 · Penne Close, WD7 · Phillimore Place, WD7 · Radlett Park Road, WD7 · Regents Close, WD7 · Rendlesham Avenue, WD7 · Scrubbitts Park Road, WD7 · Shenley 13, WD7 · Shenley Hill, WD7 · Slade Court, WD7 · Station Approach, WD7 · Station Road, WD7 · The Avenue, WD7 · The Chase, WD7 · The Close, WD7 · The Crosspath, WD7 · The Drive, WD7 · The Grove, WD7 · The Heath, WD7 · The Leys, WD7 · The Pathway, WD7 · The Ridgeway, WD7 · The Rose Walk, WD7 · The Warren, WD7 · The Woods, WD7 · Theobald Street, WD7 · Tykeswater Lane, WD7 · Upper Station Road, WD7 · Waterside, WD7 · Watling Chase Trail, AL2 · Watling Chase Trail, WD7 · Watling Knoll, WD7 · Williams Way, WD7 · Willow Way, WD7 · Woodfield Road, WD7 · Woodlands, WD7 ·
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