It was launched in 1995 and is published by Premier Newspapers Ltd, a branch of nationwide group of regional newspaper publishers Johnston Press. It’s a companion to the paid-for weekly tabloid the Hemel Hempstead Gazette and shares that newspaper’s website and editorial offices (which were in Hemel Hempstead until 2013, but by January 2014 had moved to Aylesbury).
It has no connection with Local World‘s weekly tabloid of the same name sold in South Devon.
It comes out on Fridays. An e-edition’s now available free online.