Yesterday, 17:00

Young archers have been left all a-quiver after thieves stole a haul of 12 beginner’s kits from a village club.

Yesterday, 12:00

St Albans’ own hound dog Elvis Shmelvis hit the big screen on Saturday alongside other top tribute acts.

Thursday, September 7, 2017

An emerging 18-year-old rapper has paid tribute to the mother who “means everything” to him in his latest song.

Thursday, September 7, 2017

I’m always on a mission to explore new cities but that doesn’t mean I’m easily impressed. I was disappointed with Venice – an uncomfortably busy, tourist city which appeared to have none of the usual city functions.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

A community bus service launched to tackle social isolation around Harpenden has taken on its latest driver.

Monday, August 21, 2017

A callous adopted son who plundered his dementia-suffering mother’s life-savings has been jailed for five and a half years today.

Saturday, August 19, 2017

A popular St Albans venue has encouraged its customers to club together for charity this summer.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

A new charity has been set up to continue the work of the defunct Singing for the Brain group, providing musical respite for people suffering from dementia.

Monday, August 14, 2017

Zookeepers are hip-hippo-hooraying at the arrival of a baby common hippopotamus at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The stage is in place, the bars are stocked, and the first tents are set to go up today, as St Albans prepares for a weekend of family fun at the district’s first major music festival.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

A Harpenden grandmother concerned about families living below the breadline has launched a social media campaign to support hungry children.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The Meraki Festival organisers have announced one very special guest vocalist to light up their main stage this weekend.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Ready to camp? Here’s all you need to know about the facilities at Meraki...

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

With Meraki Festival fast approaching, the Herts Advertiser has the perfect style lookbook for any weather. All the items shown can be purchased from one of St Albans’ selected independent fashion boutiques and vintage stores. Mix and match, swap in and swap out and add your own twist for your go-to Meraki style.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Meraki Festival is just around the corner and the singing stars of St Albans are getting ready to hit the stage.

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Parents are regularly reporting dissatisfaction with the NHS service that’s supposed to help children with mental illness.

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Planning on pitching up overnight at the Meraki Festival, or even making a weekend of it beneath canvas? Jessica Newman has put together her best tips to ensure foolproof camping.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The cream of local musical talent will be hitting the stage for the first Meraki Festival.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The line-up for the Family Field at the Meraki Festival has now been revealed.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Daytime TV star Holly Willoughby caught viewers’ eyes on ITV’s This Morning wearing a shirt created by a local St Albans designer.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

The Herts Advertiser Community Awards are back for a third year running - and we want you to nominate your outstanding local citizens.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

St Albans’ first major music festival pledges to promote a greener solution for festival drinking.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Royal British Legion stalwart dies aged 82.

Monday, July 24, 2017

What to know more about the top acts appearing at the first Meraki Festival? Check out our handy guide to the headliners...

Sunday, July 9, 2017

A campaign has been launched to raise awareness of symptoms of lung and heart disease, as well as lung cancer.

Sunday, July 9, 2017

Twice this year I have found myself listening to birds that do not sound at all like birds.

Saturday, July 8, 2017

As the pleasant British summer evenings come rolling in, so too does the appetite for a visit to a pub for a meal and a drink. Here are some of the best pubs to visit in St Albans.

Patients could be forced to pay for IVF treatment and hearing aids as part of an NHS group’s bid to save money,

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Each week I read the Harpenden edition of the Herts Advertiser and see many stories that focus on the developments and changes that are happening across the town.

Thursday, July 6, 2017

On Wednesday, June 28 evening, I attended an open meeting about the proposed Symondshyde development.

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