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Charities bid for support at St Albans Museum + Gallery

24th September 2018

A crowdfunding event at St Albans Museum + Gallery raised more than £10,000 for charity.

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Charities bid for support at St Albans Museum + Gallery

24th September 2018

A crowdfunding event at St Albans Museum + Gallery raised more than £10,000 for charity.

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Herts county council announce new gritting routes after breaking record last year

24th September 2018

Herts county council has announced new gritting routes after last year broke the record for

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Wheathampstead theft of sweets leaves bad taste in the mouth

24th September 2018

Hardened criminals have made off with a tin of hardboiled sweets from a car in

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Arrest made after alleged Radlett assault

24th September 2018

A 27-year-old man from Bushey has been arrested following an assault in Radlett An argument

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Is St Albans Clock Tower running fast?

24th September 2018

Ever wondered how the St Albans Clock Tower keeps time and why it is running

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The Feastival is here! Don’t miss the highlight of the St Albans Food & Drink Festival

24th September 2018

Cancel your plans to visit Grandma at the weekend because THIS SUNDAY is the St

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Indian restaurant is third long-standing business to close at popular St Albans shopping parade

24th September 2018

Another long-standing restaurant is shutting its doors at a shopping stretch just outside of St

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Fashion show to raise money for Harpenden child amputee charity

24th September 2018

Models will strut their stuff down the catwalk in beautiful clothes at a charity event

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Fourteenth annual golf day raises £12,000 for charity

23rd September 2018

Keen golfers got together to raise £12,000 for a local hospice this summer. There was

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Application to build offices and garage sparks fears of loss of amenity and privacy

23rd September 2018

An application to build offices and a garage in Harpenden has sparked fears residents will

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Church receives funding boost from Freemasons

23rd September 2018

A 12th-century church in Flamstead has received a donation to help save its leaking roof

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Man in critical condition following crash between Welwyn Hatfield and Wheathampstead

22nd September 2018

Police are investigating following a crash this morning between Welwyn Hatfield and Wheathampstead which has

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Kingfisher Club raises nearly £5k from Bricket Wood charity day

22nd September 2018

A St Albans club for dementia sufferers has raised £4,522 to continue its work. The

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Victorian detectives investigate another grisly murder in Harpenden author’s new book

22nd September 2018

A corrupt Victorian lawyer is at the centre of the latest installment of Harpenden author

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St Albans Museum + Gallery climbs down on late opening hours

21st September 2018

St Albans Museum + Gallery has backed down on an application to play music and

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Beds, Cambs and Herts police dogs star in charity calendar

21st September 2018

Crime-fighting canines from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Dog Unit swapped police chases for photos

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Budding young gardeners in St Albans and Harpenden win prizes for creative displays

21st September 2018

Green-fingered pupils were presented with prizes after taking part in the St Albans District ‘Schools

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Is an investment shortcut the way to a quick profit?

21st September 2018

In this week’s column, financial expert Peter Sharkey discusses how investors might be able to

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Gravity Force St Albans to close this month

21st September 2018

Gravity Force St Albans has announced it will shut its doors this weekend. A statement

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St Albans MP supports Fair Funding For All Schools but rules out tax increases

21st September 2018

St Albans’ MP has backed giving greater funding to schools, but does not want it

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Cash boost for autism charity near Codicote

21st September 2018

A fundraising run will be taking place in aid of an equine therapy centre, based

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Crash on M1 near to St Albans closes two lanes

21st September 2018

There has been a crash on the M1 near to St Albans. Two lanes have

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St Albans dad petitioning Herts county council to install extra crossings on Ancient Briton junction

21st September 2018

A St Albans father has started a petition to install extra crossings at the junction

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Trespasser on Thameslink line causes disruption for St Albans commuters

21st September 2018

A trespasser on the Thameslink line caused disruption at St Albans City Station this morning.

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St Albans trumps target to reduce CO2 emissions by 100 per cent but Greens want ‘proper strategy’

20th September 2018

St Albans district has cut its carbon dioxide emissions by nearly double the council’s target.

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Have you seen this missing London Colney teenager?

20th September 2018

Have you seen this missing teenager? Sibhosami Banda, known as Sammy, lives in London Colney

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Bim Afolami interview: Railway system ‘unfit for purpose’, says MP

20th September 2018

The rail industry must put commuters first – that was the line from Hitchin and

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St Albans MP Anne Main: “Doing nothing is not an option” for Park Street rail freight land

20th September 2018

I welcome the fact that the new Local Plan is making progress and is now

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Can you help reunite jewellery found in Bricket Wood with its owner?

20th September 2018

This is a picture of jewellery fished out of the water on Drop Lane in

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‘M25 Animal Killer’ in St Albans, Hatfield and Potters Bar now believed to be fox scavenging

20th September 2018

A three year investigation into the so-called M25 Animal Killer has been closed because police

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Appeal to trace thief who stole bikes from St Albans station

20th September 2018

British Transport Police have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to

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‘Gap in responsibility’ highlighted in report on rail blunders

20th September 2018

An inquiry into the chaos that ensued following the introduction of Govia Thameslink Railway’s May

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St Albans disabled man “enraged” to still be bed-blocking after three weeks

20th September 2018

A disabled man has been stuck blocking vital hospital beds for weeks because social services

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160 new homes proposed for protected community meadow in St Albans

20th September 2018

A housebuilding company which has been trying to build stables on a protected meadow has

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Redbourn mum marks village’s public transport ‘very poor’ after son’s bus to school is axed

19th September 2018

Children living in Redbourn have been left without a means of getting to school after

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Southbound lines blocked between St Albans City and West Hampstead Thameslink

19th September 2018

A plastic bag is causing delays between St Albans City and West Hampstead Thameslink. The

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Yellow weather warning for St Albans and Harpenden

19th September 2018

Batten down the hatches – the Met Office has issued a yellow warning for St

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Museum + Gallery apply to extend hours and licence outdoor areas

19th September 2018

St Albans Museum + Gallery could play music outside until 1am on a weekday if

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Hundreds diagnosed with an STI in St Albans

19th September 2018

Figures published by the Government have revealed how many people were diagnosed with a sexually

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Harpenden school pitch will encourage girls and under-14s to get into football

19th September 2018

A new all-weather pitch at a school in Harpenden aims to double the number of

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The latest court results from the St Albans area

19th September 2018

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

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Thousands enjoy everything 20th century at inaugural St Albans TimeTurn Festival

18th September 2018

The streets of St Albans were transported back in time to the 20th century this

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Police and council called to traveller camp in London Colney

18th September 2018

A group of travellers have set up camp behind a leisure centre in London Colney.

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Harpenden could get a bigger swimming pool as part of Rothamsted Park cultural centre proposals

18th September 2018

St Albans council has referred an application for Harpenden’s new sports centre to the Secretary

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Herts, Beds and Cambs child abuse image crimes tops 1,300 in two years

18th September 2018

More than 1,300 child abuse image offences have been recorded by police in Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire

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Hertfordshire County Council set to extend street lights policy

18th September 2018

Hertfordshire County Council could be set to tweak its street lights policy – but opposition

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Market stall to promote sustainable transport in St Albans

18th September 2018

Environmental groups are teaming up with St Albans district councillors to promote green modes of

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The latest court results from the St Albans area

18th September 2018

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

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School cuts campaigners pen open letter to Hitchin & Harpenden MP

17th September 2018

Campaigners from the Hitchin & Harpenden Parents Against School Cuts group have penned an open

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