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Lights, cameras and action are not too unusual for this part of Hertfordshire.

Hertsmere is home to the famous Elstree Film Studios, which is the birthplace of Star Wars and was home to The Kings Speech, Sherlock Holmes, The Voice and Strictly Come Dancing to name just a few. You can also visit the recently restored Bushey Rose Garden, an award-winning garden with a wide variety of blooms and a Grade II listed Rose Temple, summer house and fountain.

You can also pop into the Bushey Museum & Art Gallery to hear about the area’s unique artistic history, or take a stroll through Aldenham Country Park with its of 160 acres of parkland, farmland and lakeside walks. An oasis of quiet countryside enjoyment, outdoor recreation and education, the park offers a great value day out for all the family.

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