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A selfless teenager from Colney Heath has shaved off all his hair to honour the memory of a family friend who died of cancer.



The Old Substation is a one-of-a-kind detached property in a prime central St Albans location.

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St Albans has been named as one of the 10 best places to raise a family in Britain.

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The high cost of moving can make it more attractive to extend your existing home. Tim Hollingsworth, managing director of leading estate agency and surveying firm Rumball Sedgwick, weighs up the options.

Friday, August 17, 2018

Just five miles from Stansted Airport, on the county border with Essex, is the historic market town of Bishop’s Stortford.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Ask anyone who’s ever renovated their home and they’ll tell you that keeping the neighbours onside is key.

Monday, August 13, 2018

Nestled behind a private gated entrance and a screen of mature trees is this charming Grade II listed 16th century cottage, which is set on a fantastic 0.75 acre plot and is divided into spectacular individual gardens with a paddock opposite the main house.

Friday, August 10, 2018

With a distinct local character, Boxmoor is a bastion of rural life a couple of miles from the centre of Hemel Hempstead.

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Court results published by the Herts Advertiser are taken from St Albans, Stevenage and Hatfield Magistrates Court and are published without prejudice.


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Ian Allinson says he will have to move players on if there is not a dramatic improvement following St Albans City’s 2-1 defeat at Oxford City.

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There’s a chance to hear St Albans Cathedral’s magnificent organ being played at a free recital on August Bank Holiday Monday.

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It never ceases to amaze me how swiftly nature moves through the seasons. The intense heatwave we are currently enjoying perhaps masks the seasonal movement giving us the sense of eternal summer days and slowing us to a more leisurely pace.

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