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19th Aug 2017
8:30pm

Hertfordshire Mercury published 'If Carlsberg did away days' - Watford fans react to Bournemouth...

Watford fans can hardly contain their pleasure at beating Bournemouth this afternoon and the performance to go with it. Marco Silva's men produced a dominant second-half display, topped off by Richarlison's debut goal and Etienne Capoue's 25-yard drive, to take home their first three points of the season. It was a fully deserved victory and the way that Watford played has fans singing their praises on Twitter. Plenty have been waxing lyrical about Richarlison, whose debut could not have...

'If Carlsberg did away days' - Watford fans react to Bournemouth...

19th Aug 2017
6:30pm

Hertfordshire Mercury commented Marco Silva not surprised with Richarlison's impact at Bournemout...

Watford head coach Marco Silva was not surprised to see Richarlison take to Premier League football like a duck to water.The Brazilian was excellent throughout against Bournemouth and caused all sorts of problems for right-back Adam Smith.He'd already showcased his flicks and tricks in an exciting display, before he topped it off with a debut goal and put Watford ahead."I'm happy and it's no surprise to see what he did today," Silva said. He's a boy I know well and analysed how he...

Marco Silva not surprised with Richarlison's impact at Bournemout...

19th Aug 2017
6:12pm

Hertfordshire Mercury published Marco Silva's verdict on Watford's 'deserved' three points at...

Marco Silva felt Watford were good value for their three points at Bournemouth.The Hornets scored two goals in the final 20 minutes to hand Silva his first win as head coach and make it two games unbeaten at the start of the Premier League season.Their second-half performance was dominant and, as Silva pointed out, they missed chances to take the lead earlier in the game.Silva was keen not to get carried away, however, even if his delight was there for all to see."Of course I am...

Marco Silva's verdict on Watford's 'deserved' three points at...

19th Aug 2017
5:00pm

Hertfordshire Mercury published Bournemouth 0-2 Watford RATINGS: Debut delight for Richarlison;...

Watford picked up their first three points under Marco Silva with a deserved 2-0 victory at Bournemouth.The Hornets had the better chances throughout on the south coast, but had to wait until the 73rd minute to take the lead as Richarlison bundled the ball over from close range after good work from Andre Gray.Etienne Capoue then sealed the win with a sumptuous long-range strike into the bottom corner to send the travelling supports wild. Nathaniel Chalobah was guilty of missing three good...

Bournemouth 0-2 Watford RATINGS: Debut delight for Richarlison;...

19th Aug 2017
2:23pm

Huw Wales published 'Party-goer' interviewed by police for criminal damage after...

A motorist who decided to drive over a field after 'a party' is being interviewed by police for causing criminal damage.East Herts Rural Police tweeted out this morning that a driver had driven over a field which had been planted by a farmer causing damage to the crops.READ MORE: East Hertfordshire police use wheelchair as part of 'Operation Pram' crack down on bad parkingIn a tweet they said: "Officers are dealing with criminal damage to a field near Hunsdon."Driver thought it was a...

'Party-goer' interviewed by police for criminal damage after...

19th Aug 2017
2:00pm

Hertfordshire Mercury published Bournemouth v Watford TEAMS: Full debuts for three Hornets as...

Three of Watford's summer signings will make their full debuts at Bournemouth this afternoon.Andre Gray, Richarlison and Kiko Femenia are all brought into the side, as is Sebastian Prodl, as Marco Silva makes four changes to the side that drew with Liverpool - three of them are enforced.Daryl Janmaat, Roberto Pereyra and Younes Kaboul are all sidelined, while Stefano Okaka drops to the bench, despite his opening day goal last Saturday.Will Hughes is on the bench after missing out last week as is...

Bournemouth v Watford TEAMS: Full debuts for three Hornets as...

19th Aug 2017
1:23pm

Hertfordshire Mercury published Bournemouth v Watford LIVE: Team news, match action and goal...

Welcome to our live coverage of Watford's trip to Bournemouth this afternoon. The Hornets' first away game of the season sees them come up against familiar foes in Bournemouth, with both clubs looking for their first win of the Premier League season. Miguel Britos' last-gasp equaliser handed Watford a point against Liverpool last weekend, while Ahmed Hegazy scored the only goal of the game as the Cherries lost at West Brom. Read more: Away form; replacing the injured; which striker to...

Bournemouth v Watford LIVE: Team news, match action and goal...

19th Aug 2017
1:13pm

Huw Wales published Two men arrested at Birchanger services on M11 after police find...

Two men have been arrested after drugs and weapons were found in a car at the Birchanger Services.On Friday, August 18, police stopped and searched a Renault Espace at around midnight at the service station off the M11.During their search police discovered a quantity of cannabis, as well as a knuckle duster and an axe handle.READ MORE: M11 Birchanger fatal crash investigation handed to major investigation officersAn Essex Police spokeswoman also said that a number of lorries nearby appeared to...

Two men arrested at Birchanger services on M11 after police find...

19th Aug 2017
12:43pm

Huw Wales published Death of man found on street in Letchworth GC currently...

Police are investigating the death of a man in Letchworth GC after his body was found this morning (August 19).Hertfordshire Constabulary were called to Pixmore Way by the ambulance service after a man's body was found in the early hours of the morning.The East of England Ambulance Service (EEAST) contacted the police just after 9.20am.READ MORE: Live updates as Letchworth GC houses 'taped off' by police after assaultA police spokeswoman said: "Police were called by the ambulance service...

Death of man found on street in Letchworth GC currently...

19th Aug 2017
11:18am

Huw Wales published Broken down vehicle causing delays after lane closure on M25 near...

There are delays on the M25 this morning after a broken down vehicle caused a lane closure.The anti-clockwise junction of the M25 at Waltham Cross is currently experiencing heavy traffic after the inside lane was closed to allow for recovery of a broken down vehicle.READ MORE: All we know about the M25 Hertfordshire crash which saw man treated for a head injuryDelays are only expected to be ten minutes more than usual for motorists between Waltham Cross and Waltham Abbey. The vehicle is believed...

Broken down vehicle causing delays after lane closure on M25 near...

19th Aug 2017
11:00am

Hertfordshire Mercury published Pundits backing Bournemouth to get off the mark as Watford come...

Bournemouth will get their season up and running against Watford today, that's according to the pundits.The Cherries might have flattered to deceive at West Brom last week, while Watford impressed against Liverpool, but Mark Lawrenson and Paul Merson are both backing Eddie Howe's side to pick up three points.Lawrenson reckons that Bournemouth will hurt Watford going forward and despite the Hornets' prowess upfront last week, they'll come unstuck on the south coast."Watford's draw with...

Pundits backing Bournemouth to get off the mark as Watford come...

19th Aug 2017
10:35am

Huw Wales published Waltham Abbey man jailed for defrauding people of more than a...

A company director who defrauded hundreds of thousands of pounds from people who trusted him with their pension fund has been jailed.Darren Say, 45, of Kestrel Road, Waltham Abbey invented a pension scheme in 2010 where he loaned money to investors for their self-invested pensions.These loans, with tax relief, were invested within a property company that he was a director of.Instead of growing these funds he took the money and spent it on his lifestyle.READ MORE: Hertfordshire Copp family jailed...

Waltham Abbey man jailed for defrauding people of more than a...

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