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With the help of a lot of visitors and help from other local groups, we formed another 'Human Chain' in the Abbey Gardens this summer.

Click this aerial view for more photos of the event. Can you find anyone you know?

The idea is a simple one - everyone gets to link hands whilst standing along the outline of the ruins of the Abbey of Waltham. The experience proved to be magical for everyone who took part.

Some newspaper articles on the event:

The Guardian 20th May 2015

About My Area 27th May 2015

The Guardian 1st July 2015

Hertfordshire Mercury 2nd July 2015


With special thanks to Clive Simpson for the photos.

For more information please Contact WAHS



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