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Bernard Engle Architects & Planners has scooped a £35 million contract to design a city-centre development in Hemel Hempstead following a limited competition, writes Sophie Kernon. The 1.25ha site, owned by Dacorum Borough Council, has been derelict for 10 years and was formerly the site of the Commission for New Towns' building. It will include new retail, restaurants, a hotel, flats and offices.

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