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Friday, August 3, 2018

There may have been a momentary respite thanks to last weekend’s rainfall, but after temperatures climbed again over the past few days the hot weather is continuing to take its toll across the district.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Thousands of people are expected to flock to a mega music festival inside the majestic surroundings of Trent Park this Saturday.

Saturday, July 28, 2018

St Albans’ only major music festival is once again backing local charities in order to support their work in the community.

Friday, July 27, 2018

Alongside chart-busting headline acts such as Pixie Lott and All Saints, there are many talented local artists preparing to strut their stuff at this year’s Meraki Festival.

Friday, July 27, 2018

It’s less than a few weeks until the Meraki Festival is upon as again, and it’s not just the line-up of artists but also the menagerie of different food vendors and pop-up bars that looks delicious.

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

This year’s Meraki Festival will soon be returning to the Herts County Showground for a weekend of sun, music, activities and festival fun.

Sunday, July 22, 2018

A St Albans guide has done royally well by achieving an internationally recognised award over three years.

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

More than 1,000 people have signed a petition demanding a community hub is created for Sopwell and Cottonmill.

Thursday, July 12, 2018

A group of media students at Oaklands College have worked with St Albans-based children’s author Stacey Turner to animate her latest book.

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Have you heard the latest moos? There’s a stampede predicted down on the farm – and nothing is going to stand in its way of raising vital funds for your local hospice charity.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Commercial dog walkers are being warned that they are not welcome on Bricket Wood Common.

Saturday, July 7, 2018

A Harpenden schoolgirl has donated 12 inches of her hair to support three different charities, and help families and children suffering from illness.

Friday, July 6, 2018

A determined cyclist has overcome shoulder surgery to train for a 300 mile ride from London to Paris in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

The electric car industry has grown massively in St Albans over the past five years, latest government figures have revealed.

Friday, June 29, 2018

This week I had a lovely day with Exeter Cookery School (run by two former St Albans residents)on two courses succeeding in learning skills that previously felt impossible especially making a chocolate roulade that rolled perfectly (well, almost perfect!) and parfait in the afternoon plus vanilla ice cream. Yum!

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

More than 100 people from St Albans and Harpenden joined over 100,000 protestors in London for Saturday’s March for Europe, demanding a final vote on the UK’s exit from the European Union after negotiations take place. The Herts Ad’s Spencer Caminsky was with them.

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Councillors have refused a developer’s application to demolish a property in Harpenden and replace it with four new homes.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Parents are being urged to warn their children about the life-changing consequences of carrying knives following two stabbings in the district within a matter of weeks.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Plans to build 1,000 houses on the edge of Redbourn could end up back on the table – after councillors refused to fully rule them out.

Monday, June 18, 2018

An extension to a semi-detached property in Wheathampstead may have to be demolished – after retrospective planning permission was refused.

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Tomorrow two Harpenden residents are taking on the ultimate running challenge - the Virgin Money London Marathon - to raise funds for Rennie Grove Hospice Care.

Friday, April 13, 2018

Kirstie Skinner has worked with animals at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo for almost six years. Before becoming a keeper and sea lion trainer, she was an Animal Studies lecturer for a college.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Tributes have been paid to a “beautiful” talented campaigner who busked in St Albans.

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Dare yourself to reach new heights by wing walking in aid of Rennie Grove Hospice Care.

Friday, March 16, 2018

Rennie Grove Hospice at Home supporters voted in their thousands to win a generous £3,000 donation in a recent online poll organised by a local firm of estate agents.

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Casual dining chain Prezzo – which has restaurants in Harpenden and St Albans – plans to close up to a third of its 300 locations across Britain.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Alex Cliffe works with fish, reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo. He has worked in zoos for almost 20 years with a wide range of animals, including one job as a shark-diver!

Friday, February 2, 2018

St Albans Girls’ School was privileged to welcome a Holocaust survivor to share her tragic story with Year 9 and 12 students.

Monday, January 29, 2018

A Harpenden infants school is set to revamp its outside learning area after scooping a £5,000 national award.

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