A group set up by the Watford Observer to remember the town’s past has reached a significant milestone.

This newspaper established ‘We Grew Up in Watford’ on Facebook to enable readers or anyone with a connection to the town to share their old pictures and memories.

This online community has gone from strength to strength since it was founded around three years ago and now has more than 20,000 members regularly sharing their nostalgic stories or snippets of local history they believe will be of interest to others in the group.

Watford Observer: 'We Grew Up in Watford' is a Facebook-based group

‘We Grew Up in Watford’ is also the place where the Watford Observer shares all of its content related to nostalgia and local history.

If you have an interest in Watford’s past and would like to be part of this ever-expanding community, simply visit here and ask to join.