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St Albans teenager paints scene on successful Christmas cards

18th November 2018

A teenager who painted an iconic St Albans landmark has created popular Christmas cards of

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Personal debt levels up by £17,000 in Harpenden

18th November 2018

Personal debt levels in Harpenden rose by 11 per cent in the three months leading

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St Albans retirees hold afternoon tea to mark Remembrance Day

18th November 2018

A retirement development in St Albans held a Remembrance Day lunch to mark 100 years

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Latest St Albans area court results

18th November 2018

Court results published by the Herts Ad are taken from St Albans, Stevenage and Hatfield

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St Albans mums host pop-up shop ready for charity fashion show

17th November 2018

Two St Albans mums are hosting a one day pop-up vintage clothes shop to help

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Brexit poses risk to supply of isotopes to St Albans hospitals trust

17th November 2018

St Albans district’s hospitals could be left without vital medical supplies after Brexit, new data

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St Albans teen shortlisted for Young Sportperson of the Year

17th November 2018

A 17-year-old girl from St Albans has been selected as one of eight winners of

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Car and motorcycle crash on M1 near St Albans

16th November 2018

Traffic is queueing on the M1 following a crash between a car and motorcyclist in

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St Albans baker wows Eddie Redmayne and Jude Law with cake on TV

16th November 2018

A St Albans baker’s cake has been taste-tested on national television by famous actors. Sarah

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Rennie Grove families take part in Children in Need 2018

16th November 2018

A group of families have taken part in this year’s Children in Need appeal to

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It’s OK To Say: Clipper Round the World yacht race sailor reveals her own experience of mental health

16th November 2018

Being ill sucks. No matter what’s got you down – the flu, a broken bone,

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Homeless St Albans thief and fraudster given two years in prison

16th November 2018

A man who stole and used bank cards in St Albans and Hatfield has been

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Attempted burglary interrupted by dog in St Albans

16th November 2018

A burglar was disturbed by a dog as he attempted to break into a house

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Motorcyclist hospitalised after St Albans crash

16th November 2018

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital after he was injured in a crash in St

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Consultation on further changes to London Colney Roundabout

16th November 2018

There is to be a consultation on changing the A1081/A414 London Colney Roundabout. Hertfordshire County

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Homeless man who used stolen bank cards in Hatfield and St Albans wants to go to prison

16th November 2018

A man convicted for using stolen bank cards in St Albans and Hatfield says he

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St Albans pub named one of most dog-friendly in east of England

15th November 2018

A St Albans pub has been named one as of the most dog-friendly in the

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Festive farmyard family fun as creatures create Christmas chaos at St Albans church

15th November 2018

Friendly farmyard animals are paying a visit to a church in St Albans to kick

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Property price spike in Stevenage bucks trend across Herts

15th November 2018

House prices leapt up in Stevenage during September – but the market remained flat in

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Modern time capsule buried under former Museum of St Albans in same spot as 1898 discovery

15th November 2018

A replacement time capsule has been buried in the same spot where a 19th century

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Existence of new ‘super-Earth’ planet proved by University of Hertfordshire

15th November 2018

Astronomers from the University of Hertfordshire have confirmed the existence of a frozen planet orbiting

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Theories abound as to whether St Albans hole was caused by air raid shelter or chalk mine

15th November 2018

Was the Cedar Court chasm in St Albans caused by an old chalk mine, or

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School entry places may be halved at St Albans primary

15th November 2018

Entry to a St Albans primary may be slashed in half despite worries about a

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Bernards Heath schools get patrolled crossing after waiting two years

14th November 2018

Bernards Heath Junior and Infant and Nursery schools have a patrolled road crossing after waiting

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St Albans hawk bags job at London Waterloo

14th November 2018

A St Albans bird-of-prey has bagged employment at a busy London train station. Five-year-old Aria

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Gift card specifically for the St Albans high street released for Christmas

14th November 2018

A new gift card specifically for the St Albans high street has been released in

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St Albans pupils create poppy memorial for Remembrance Day

14th November 2018

Children from a St Albans primary school created a permanent memorial to mark 100 years

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Stargazing scientist explains how to watch the 2018 meteor showers over Hertfordshire

14th November 2018

We asked a University of Hertfordshire astrophysicist for expert advice on watching incredible meteor showers

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St Albans City Hospital trust fined for trying patients’ patience

14th November 2018

Health commissioners are set to fine the trust which runs St Albans City Hospital £500,000

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Greek tragedy is electrifying audiences in St Albans

14th November 2018

Madeleine Burton reviews Company of Ten’s production of Electra at the Abbey Theatre Studio in

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Everyone invited seventh birthday party for St Albans’ French radio show

14th November 2018

A popular St Albans radio show for Francophiles is holding a seventh birthday party this

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Flamstead pub lights beacon of remembrance in community Armistice Day event

14th November 2018

A pub in Flamstead joined a nationwide movement of beacon lighting this Remembrance Sunday. Crowds

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Record attendance at Radlett Remembrance Day service

13th November 2018

Record numbers of Remembrance Day spectators gathered in Radlett to witness a spitfire flight display

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Crowds link arms in moving tribute during London Colney Remembrance Day service

13th November 2018

Crowds linked arms in tribute to orphans during a special centenary Remembrance Day service in

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St Albans author turns to a life of supernatural crime at book launch

13th November 2018

A St Albans-based author held a launch party to celebrate the release of her debut

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Memorial for St Albans train employees who died in World War One unveiled

13th November 2018

A historic landmark has unveiled a memorial specifically for St Albans train employees who died

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St Albans charity cyclist calls for more action against station bike theft

13th November 2018

A charity cyclist has called for more action against train station theft after his bike

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St Albans schools hold Remembrance Day events to pay respects for fallen

13th November 2018

Children and teens around the district joined adults in paying their respects this Remembrance Day.

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Veterans enjoy free three-course meal cooked by students for Remembrance Day

12th November 2018

Veterans enjoyed a free three-course meal cooked by students this Armistice Day. Oaklands College welcomed

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St Albans woman marches in people’s procession to honour relatives who fought in world wars

12th November 2018

A St Albans woman marched in the people’s procession on Remembrance Sunday to mark her

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St Albans lights beacon to mark Remembrance Sunday

12th November 2018

A beacon was lit in St Albans over the weekend to mark the end of

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CCTV appeal after spate of burglaries in St Albans, Radlett and Potters Bar

12th November 2018

Do you recognise the men pictured in these CCTV images? Police are searching for them

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Hertfordshire’s roads to get an extra £7.9million

12th November 2018

Hertfordshire’s roads will benefit from an extra £7.9million government ‘pothole pot’ for repairs across the

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Annual Christmas Lights Switch-On street party set to kick off festive season in St Albans

12th November 2018

An all-singing all-dancing street party is set to kick off St Albans’ festive season this

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St Albans pupils hold Remembrance service to mark World War I centenary

12th November 2018

A Catholic school in St Albans held a special remembrance service to remember those who

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We Will Remember Them: People across St Albans mark Remembrance Day

11th November 2018

People across the district have been remembering the centenary of the First World War Armistice

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Latest court results for St Albans area

11th November 2018

Court results published by the Herts Ad are taken from St Albans, Stevenage and Hatfield

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St Albans blind veteran to march in London on Remembrance Sunday

10th November 2018

A blind veteran from St Albans is set to march at the Cenotaph in London

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Suspended sentence for man caught with knife in St Albans

10th November 2018

A man has been given a suspended sentence after he was caught with a knife

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Actor from St Albans having a Marvel-ous time in Hollywood

09th November 2018

A Hollywood actor who grew up in St Albans is starring in Marvel’s latest superhero

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