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July is Parks Month – Come on and #TryANewParksHerts

Come on and #TryANewParksHerts With over 140 council owned parks and open spaces in Hertfordshire there really is something for everyone.  As part of Hertfordshire’s Year of Physical Activity (HYOPA) we’ll be providing you with daily inspiration using the hashtag #TryANewParksHerts. Here’s a few ideas to get you started. What do you want to do today? Have some …

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Want to be part of something BIG?

Want to be part of something BIG? Hertfordshire County Council is attempting to set a new record for the greatest number of Health Walkers out walking on Monday 14 May.   Taking place during National Walking Month and as part of Hertfordshire’s Year of Physical Activity, the 3rd Mass Health Walk provides a bumper offering of over …

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Love your Lunchtime – Visit our Town Centre Parks

Love your Lunchtime – Visit our Town Centre Parks Learn to love your lunchtime by escaping from the office into one of our fantastic Town Centre Parks.  Just a short stroll can make you feel better and ready to face whatever the afternoon brings. Use ParksHerts to find your nearest town centre park and then grab your workmates and go!  For …

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New Year, New You – ParksHerts Helps You Get Active

New Year, New You – ParksHerts helps you get active With the new year already in full swing, lots of us are looking for ways to keep our new years resolutions and work off those mince pies.  If this sounds like you, you’re not alone. One in five adults in Hertfordshire currently does less than thirty …

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Amazing Autumn! Have a day out in Hertfordshire’s woodland parks

A day out in Hertfordshire’s woodland parks Autumn is an amazing time to get out and enjoy the fantastic, free open spaces that Hertfordshire has to offer.  As the days get shorter and the air gets crisper, see the leaves turn beautiful shades of oranges, reds and browns.  ParksHerts can help you to find the perfect day …

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ParksHerts in the running for APSE Greenspace Innovation Awards

APSE Greenspace Innovation Awards 2017 ParksHerts has been shortlisted for a National Award.  The APSE Greenspace Innovation Awards 2017 recognise innovative ideas being used to tackle challenges facing frontline Council services.  ParksHerts fits the bill as it aims to improve the health and wellbeing of the County’s residents whilst also promoting some amazing parks and open spaces. The Challenge As a county, …

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Autumn on ParksHerts – Let’s Get Some Fresh Air…

Welcome to Autumn on ParksHerts – information on 100 fantastic, free to access parks and open spaces in Hertfordshire. Let’s get some fresh air…. This autumn take a walk through vibrant orange and golds, jump in crunchy leaves, discover shiny conkers and enjoy the fresh air with ParksHerts. With over a hundred places to explore ParksHerts …

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