Watford Observer: Photographs

Flashback to February 1992: Mardi Gras, judo, Comic Relief, costumes, and reunions. 10 classic pictures.

Watford Observer:

2:53pm Friday 27th February 2015

Each week we delve deep into our archives to bring you a selection of images taken in and around Watford throughout the decades. We would love to hear from you if you are in any of these pictures. This week we take you back to Febrary 1992

Pancake Races during the 90's

Watford Observer:

4:53pm Tuesday 17th February 2015

Today, runners donned onesies and banana outfits while taking part in the Rickmansworth pancake race. But things were not so different during the nineties, with fancy dress still playing prominent role in the popular race and teams were still desperate to try and win the annual event.

Valentines girls, Comic Relief fun, a half marathon and a pub crawl. 16 must see images from February 1988

Watford Observer:

3:18pm Friday 13th February 2015

Each week we delve deep into our archives to bring you a selection of images taken in and around Watford throughout the decades. We would love to hear from you if you are in any of these pictures. This week we take you back to February 1988.

Fashion, football fans, biking, boxing, a beggars ball, and a Rag Week queen. 13 great pictures from February 1969

Watford Observer:

12:59pm Tuesday 10th February 2015

Each week we delve deep into our archives to bring you a selection of images taken in and around Watford throughout the decades. We would love to hear from you if you are in any of these pictures. This week we take you back to February 1969.

Flashback to January 1986 - big hair, Smurfs, and budding ballerinas: 15 must-see images

Watford Observer:

2:53pm Friday 30th January 2015

Each week we delve deep into our archives to bring you a selection of images taken in and around Watford throughout the decades. We would love to hear from you if you are in any of these pictures. This week we take you back to January 1986.

Flashback to January 1975: Scouts, pantos and yards of ale

Watford Observer:

1:56pm Friday 23rd January 2015

A selection of images taken in and around Watford in January 1975

'The Big Freeze'

Watford Observer:

4:11pm Wednesday 14th January 2015

Take a look through our photographs capturing 'The Big Freeze' of 1963, one of the coldest winters on record. 

Gallery and videos: five-time British ice dance champion shows off cool moves on Watford's rink

Watford Observer:

12:20pm Tuesday 9th December 2014

Marika Humphreys-Baranova took to the ice in The Parade on Thursday and gave skating tips to the public.

Gallery: Watford’s local hero Rio Woolf turns on intu Watford Christmas lights

Watford Observer:

1:10pm Friday 21st November 2014

Six-year-old Rio got to officially start the shopping centre's Christmas countdown after readers voted the Bushey Heath schoolboy this year’s town hero.

Gallery: Mayor and MP join sixth Watford Interfaith Pilgrimage 2014

Watford Observer:

12:50pm Monday 17th November 2014

The group marched down High Street carrying banners during the tour of the town’s places of worship.

Gallery: Jacksonville Jaguars visit Watford to give 100 children a taste of American Football

Watford Observer:

4:25pm Wednesday 5th November 2014

The Jacksonville Jaguars led pupils from St Joseph's Catholic Junior School, Wembley, through a series a drills at the Watford Leisure Centre in Horseshoe Lane on Tuesday.

Gallery: More than 10,000 attend Diwali 2014 at the Bhaktivedanta Manor Hare Krishna Temple

Watford Observer:

4:54pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

Visitors enjoyed face painting, henna, traditional dance performances, and the annual grand firework display.

Gallery: Hundreds of runners take part in Ricky Road Run 2014

Watford Observer:

12:02pm Monday 27th October 2014

More than 500 participants had signed up for the race, which saw participants complete a ten-mile course through Chorleywood and Rickmansworth.

Holly's pictures of the week: Hague, Gollum and Watford FC

Watford Observer:

10:10am Thursday 9th October 2014

Each week our staff photographer Holly Cant picks her favourite images. Here is her selection for last week.

Send us your autumnal photographs

Watford Observer:

11:30am Wednesday 8th October 2014

Calling all photographers: it's looking increasingly autumnal out there.

Gallery: Organisers praise 'brilliant' weather at Abbots Langley Tough Ten 2014

Watford Observer:

10:37am Monday 6th October 2014

Kevin Brown from the Abbots Langley Tough Ten committee said: "The weather was brilliant. There was a lovely window of sunshine between the rain on Saturday and the rain today.

Gallery: Moor Park 10k 2014 sees record number of children taking part

Watford Observer:

11:56am Monday 29th September 2014

Organisers revealed that 671 children took part in the junior fun-runs, which were held within the confines of Merchant Taylor’s School playing fields on Sunday afternoon.

Skydiving grandmother: 'I've just thrown out the rule book. You really have to live for the day'

Watford Observer:

12:57pm Friday 26th September 2014

Rhonda, of High Street, Bushey, was suffering from intense chest pains and had a blockage in one of the main blood vessels last year. In Feburary this year, she had a seven hour heart operation at Royal Brompton Hospital.

Gallery: Record 930 fundraisers battle Push It For The Peace 2014 charity event

Watford Observer:

3:30pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Runners tackled 30 challenging obstacles over a five-mile course in Cassiobury Park on Saturday morning, including a bracing dip into the cold canal.

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