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

An application to build offices and a garage in Harpenden has sparked fears residents will have to sacrifice privacy and amenity.


A 12th-century church in Flamstead has received a donation to help save its leaking roof and valuable wall paintings.

Yesterday, 19:55

St Albans City were left frustrated after their FA Cup second qualifying round tie against Whyteleafe was postponed.

Yesterday, 15:15

Police are investigating following a crash this morning between Welwyn Hatfield and Wheathampstead which has put a motorcyclist in hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Yesterday, 12:00

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

Yesterday, 09:00

A corrupt Victorian lawyer is at the centre of the latest installment of Harpenden author Carol Hedges’ acclaimed murder mystery series.

Fri, 19:00

St Albans Museum + Gallery has backed down on an application to play music and serve drinks for longer.

Fri, 16:49

Crime-fighting canines from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Dog Unit swapped police chases for photos to star in a new charity calendar.

Fri, 16:19

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

Fri, 15:04

In this week’s column, financial expert Peter Sharkey discusses how investors might be able to retain more of what is theirs.

Fri, 14:09

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

Fri, 12:50

St Albans’ MP has backed giving greater funding to schools, but does not want it to come from tax rises.

Fri, 11:58

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

Fri, 10:47

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

Fri, 10:33

Following an extended summer break, Peter Sharkey returns with his popular personal finance column – and some good news for millennials.

Fri, 09:37

An idyllic nature reserve and a sprawling estate make Batford a place of contrasts - which is no bad thing, as we discovered.

Fri, 09:23

A St Albans father has started a petition to install extra crossings at the junction outside The Ancient Briton on Harpenden Road.

Fri, 09:17

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

Fri, 09:00

St Albans sisters Honor and Darcey Dalwood appear to be following in their mum’s footsteps when it comes to squash success.

Fri, 07:00

There can be no let-up for St Albans City if they want to avoid a major FA Cup upset says Ian Allinson.

Fri, 00:00

Name of applicant: Co-operative Group Food Limited Address of Premises: Co-operative, Unit 1 Richmond Square, Hicks Road, Markyate, AL3 8FL.

Fri, 00:00

JONATHAN K SILVER trading as Silver JK Ltd of 94 Sullivan Way, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire WD6 3DJ is applying for a licence to use Harper Lodge Farm, Harper Lane, Radlett, Hertfordshire WD7 7HU as an operating centre for 3 goods vehicles and 3 trailers.

Thu, 19:00

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

Thu, 17:06

Have you seen this missing teenager?

Thu, 17:02

The rail industry must put commuters first – that was the line from Hitchin and Harpenden MP Bim Afolami as he tore into rail industry bosses and a system he said was “not fit for purpose”.

Thu, 16:10

I welcome the fact that the new Local Plan is making progress and is now out for consultation. We currently have one of the oldest district plans in the country. We need a new plan to meet growing housing need and to shape St Albans for the future.

Thu, 16:00

St Albans got the better of Hitchin in their first home fixture of the new Herts Middlesex One season.

Thu, 13:40

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

Thu, 13:06

A three year investigation into the so-called M25 Animal Killer has been closed because police no longer believe a human is responsible.

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