Alastair Woodgate, Director of leading local Chartered Surveyors Rumball Sedgwick, considers the question of good design in new developments.

Yesterday, 14:48

St Albans has scored high in a list of the best locations to raise a family in and around London.

Yesterday, 08:00

We do love a good Herts-based mega-mansion – even more so when it belongs to a celeb.

Mon, 09:54

Tring’s natural landscape and good links to London make it an ideal place to live for commuting families and retirees alike. Spencer Caminsky found out more…

Friday, July 13, 2018

Built in 1928, this impressive Arts & Crafts style detached residence stands in an acre of gardens on a prestigious private road.

Friday, July 13, 2018

The warm weather brings its own set of problems to the summer gardener. Hannah Stephenson looks at how to keep three of them at bay.

Harpenden News

Dramatic plans to build 15,000 new houses in St Albans has been given the go-ahead for another consultation.


Yesterday, 16:13

Ian Allinson is steeling himself for some tough decisions in the next week or so as he looks to finalise his St Albans City squad.

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Yesterday, 11:42

The full line-up of events for this year’s Meraki has now been announced, with less than a month to go before the festival hits Herts County Showground.

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One of my favourite summer activities as a child was pond-dipping. I was fortunate enough to grow up in a house with a fairly large pond in the garden and so my pond-dipping activities often extended over days and weren’t as much dipping as a thorough exploration of the life in the pond.

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