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First place winner Carolyn Storey (left) is presented with the trophy by 2014 winner Helen Nicell

The winners of the Richard Harrington Literature Challenge 2015

Celebrate Chorleywood Bookshop this week

Celebrate Independent Bookshop Week

Jane Hawking will talk about her memoirs Traveling to Infinity: My Life With Stephen

Jane Hawking to headline Flamstead Book Festival

Essential reads for June

Essential reads for June

Tristan Gooley

Navigating nature

David Nicholls will discuss his books at An Evening with...   PHOTO: Kristofer Samuelsson

Spend an evening with David Nicholls

Patrick Gale is one of this country's best-loved authors (photo credit Daniel Hall)

Bestselling novelist Patrick Gale talks about his new book, A Place Called Winter

Try this delicious mousse

A new way of cooking with chocolate

Kerron Cross has written a book which takes a wry look at the political world in this country

"Politics is too important to leave to the politicians"

Katie Piper (PICTURE: Ian West PA Photos)

Beyond the beautiful face

Members of Watford Writers celebrating the group’s ten year anniversary

Watford Writers celebrate their 10th anniversary

The Hound of the Baskervilles

Celebrate World Book Day on March 5th by curling up with one of these great reads for kids

Author Mo O'Hara will talk about her My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish books

Booksworms get ready - it's the third annual Chorleywood Children's Literary Festival

Mary Portas grew up in North Watford and has very fond memories of the place

Mary, Queen of Watford

A milk round from Park Farm Dairy

Explore Northwood's pastoral past

Ella Woodward making one of her recipes PICTURE: ©Tommy Clarke

It's delicious, Ella!

Stories for November nights

Stories for November nights

Postcard of Cassiobury House, circa 1906. Copyright: Watford Museum

Cassiobury is a park for all seasons

Wendy Cope (copyright Adrian Harvey)

Wendy Cope on Life, Love and The Archers

Awesome books for November

Awesome books for November

Sheila Hancock will be discussing her debut novel, Miss Carter's War

Don't miss this year's Chorleywood Literary Festival

'The Stig's version of the Highway Code'

'The Stig's version of the Highway Code'

Jane Dismore

Secrets of living as a modern day duchess revealed by St Albans author in new book

Recommended reads for September

Recommended reads for September

Adele Parks

A book festival with an historic twist

John Cooper at a book signing

Rickmansworth, Croxley Green and Chorleywood Through Time

Toula Mavridou-Messe

Debut Harpenden novelist's near-death experience and cheeky tweet to Jonathan Ross

Left to right: Holly Jeffers, Alison Bairsto and Jill Black

Duchess of Cambridge features in book about the ups and downs of being an RAF wife

Flip to the Rescue by Sheila Marlin

Pick your summer reading from this crop of Watford authors

Kids can enter the Summer Reading Challenge during the holiday at Herts libraries

Kids can enter the Summer Reading Challenge during the holiday at Herts libraries

The Light Between Oceans by ML Stedman

What you should be reading this summer - Chorleywood Bookshop's top five recommendations

The book looks at the history of St Albans City during and between world wars

Book released paying tribute to St Albans City players that died during First World War

Morag Watkins, Sheryl Shurville and Martin McKean (PICTURE 26M3538: HOLLY CANT)

Chorleywood Bookshop celebrates Independent Booksellers Week

Michael Morpurgo OBE will be talking about his book Only Remembered

Q&A with former Children's Laureate Michael Morpurgo ahead of his talk at Merchant Taylor's School in Watford

Grelle White (right) presents winner Helen Nicell with her trophy

And the winner of the Richard Harrington Literary Challenge Cup is...

The shortlisted stories in this year's Richard Harrington Literature Challenge Cup

Nick in the kitchen with son Archie

Nick cooks up a storm after school

Tony Parsons

Tony Parsons turns to crime

Paddy Ashdown

Paddy Ashdown talks Nigel Farage and the anniversary of D-Day

Mark Halsey

Hertfordshire-born referee hits the post at British Sports Book Awards

Miffy will be there

Best-selling authors and Miffy's birthday party at Sunday book festival

Mark on the pitch. Photo by John Sibley

Book by Herts-born referee Mark Halsey spills the beans on Alex Ferguson and Wayne Rooney

Tony Parsons

Top-selling St Albans authors to headline new book festival

Mark Kermode

Film critic Mark Kermode coming to Hatfield

So What! was inspired by Tracey's daughter, Emma

You've published a lovely children's book? So what!

How You Know You're a Zebra is Bonnie Friend's first book for children

How you know you're a zebra

Alan Titchmarsh has fond memories of his days as a horticultural student in St Albans

Alan Titchmarsh to give author talk at Chenies Manor

St Albans author reveals her battle with schizophrenia

St Albans author reveals her battle with schizophrenia

Painting the funeral of Baroness Thatcher

Painting the funeral of Baroness Thatcher

Matt Greene grew up in Aldenham and Radlett

The age of confusion

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