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Hemel Hempstead

(hĕm`əl), town (1991 pop. 80,110), Hertfordshire, SE England. Hemel Hempstead was designated one of the new townsnew towns,
planned urban communities in Great Britain, developed by long-term loans from the central government and first authorized by the New Towns Act of 1946. The chief purpose of the act was to reduce congestion in the great cities (or at least prevent its increase) through
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 in 1946 to alleviate overpopulation in London. It is a market town and London suburb. Manufactures include paper, electrical and light engineering products, office machinery, and photographic apparatus.

Hemel Hempstead

a town in SE England, in W Hertfordshire: designated a new town in 1947. Pop.: 83 118 (2001)
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Having beaten Gloucester away and Oxford at home in their last two outings Payne is determined to extend that run to three but knows nothing can be taken for granted against a Hemel side renowned for their abrasive approach.
Having beaten Gloucester away and Oxford at home in their last two outings Payne is determined to extend that run to three, but knows nothing can be taken for granted against a Hemel side renowned for their abrasive approach.
Hemel were forced to lose grip of their six-match unbeaten streak as Leamington extended their unbeaten league run to double figures.
Hemel secured their place in the final at Featherstone on Saturday, Septmeber 29, leaving Rangers to battle it out in a second semi-final eliminator against in-form Coventry Bears for the final spot this weekend.
Hemel are one of the promotion favourites in Division Two but only led midway through the first quarter and briefly in the fourth as Alex Stifkas-inspired Mohawks emerged victorious.
Hemel currently lie fifth in the table following last week's defeat at home to Bramley Buffaloes when they surrendered a 16-0 lead to lose 26-16.
Hemel have lost their last three games and shouldn't be odds-on against anyone.
Shops in Hemel Hempstead are being advised by the Environment Agency to shut their doors where the smoke is dropping closer to ground level in the town.
Engineering work on the West Coast Main Line means Virgin Trains will stop at Milton Keynes, where passengers will be bussed to Hemel Hempstead before picking up the Silverlink service into London.
Ocado was launched in January 2002, and was initially confined to a pilot area surrounding Hemel Hempstead.
NEW boys Lee Mapals and Louis Sherrif scored tries as Gateshead Thunder edged home 26-22 at Hemel Stags in Kingstone Press Championship One.
GATESHEAD Thunder fell 37-24 at Hemel Stags in their first defeat of the new Kingstone Press Championship One season.