Watford Observer: Photographs

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.

Holly's pictures of the week: Oscar Garcia

Watford Observer:

5:20pm Friday 5th September 2014

Our staff photographer Holly Cant picks her favourite images of the week...

Holly's pictures of the week: Ducks, Lionel the dog, Dylan's Mensa invite and the NAWT fun day

Watford Observer:

10:40am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Our staff photographer Holly Cant picks her favourite images of the week...

Gallery: Herts Pride 2014

Watford Observer:

5:30pm Monday 1st September 2014

More than 20 acts appeared on various stages throughout Saturday for Herts Pride, which is now in its second year.

Gallery: Classics on the Green 2014 was 'most successful yet'

Watford Observer:

9:22am Thursday 7th August 2014

The popular event, which is in its thirteenth year, is the "best ever", said organiser Kevin France.

Gallery: Competitors roll up to Croxley Green to take part in Skate Jam 2014

Watford Observer:

1:10pm Monday 4th August 2014

Competitors rolled up to Croxley Skate Park to take part in the annual Skate and BMX Jams at the weekend.

Gallery: fantastic array of rare and exotic cars at Chorleywood Classic Car Show 2014

Watford Observer:

9:41am Monday 28th July 2014

Organisers of the Chorleywood Classic Car Show were delighted with the "fantastic array of rare and exotic" cars on show on Saturday.

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