Yesterday, 13:55
Nash Mills Wharf, Hemel Hempstead

Home ownership could be closer than many renters think, according to new research.

Yesterday, 11:45
34 per cent of under 35s are saving for their first home

Under-35s are three times as likely to prioritise saving for a house over saving for retirement, according to recent research results.

Tue, 14:08
Living with the builders needn't be a nightmare

As St Albans’ own lifestyle management guru, Tracy Ross makes a living out of helping other people organise their homes.

Tue, 08:00
The Open House event will run across the country on October 8

A local estate agent is holding an open house event, offering potential buyers the chance to view multiple prospective properties in one day.

Mon, 14:05
Water feature: The River Gade

Hemel Hempstead is a large town 24 miles north-west of London.

Mon, 10:00
Sweet Briar Mews

The final phase of stylish three bedroom townhouses within Sweet Briar Mews launched at the weekend.

Friday, September 23, 2016
September 19-25 is Gas Safety Week

It’s Gas Safety Week, and landlords across the country are being reminded of their responsibilities to their tenants.

Harpenden News

Yesterday, 15:00
Lesley Flowers and Caroline Wilkins - part of the organising team for Sustainable St Albans Week and the Community Food Waste Challenge

Scraping the leftovers from your plate into the kitchen bin is a habit being targeted as part of a Community Food Waste Challenge.

Herts Advertiser front page September 21, 2006.

Football ‘wonder kid’ Theo Walcott made front page of the Herts Advertiser ten years ago, when he passed his driving test at the first attempt.

St Albans Magistrates Court

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


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David Jones in action for St Albans. Picture: KARYN HADDON

St Albans claimed their first win of the new season with a comfortable 38-11 victory over Finchley.

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Thursday, September 22, 2016
Wheels on Debussy

Introducing children to classical music next Friday, September 30, are mums Louise Knight and Fiona Sharp who are putting on a concert for babies and toddlers.


Monday, September 19, 2016
St Peter's wall and handprint

Nearly 18 months after an historic wall in the city centre was shored up with scaffolding to prevent it collapsing, it has been rebuilt.

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The St Albans Civic Society and supporters.

Following the success of last year’s first independently-run St Albans Heritage Open Days, the event is back for 2016 with even more attractions on offer.

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Duchess of Marlborough's almshouses

Over a century since major repairs were carried out on the roof of St Albans’ biggest almshouses, the risk of rot and damp have forced its trustees to take action.

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The stone sculpture outside the old St Albans museum building on Hatfield Road.

A large limestone sculpture slated by one critic as looking “like a turtle’s bottom” is to be shifted to make way for a housing development in the city centre.

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Portfolio Holder for Sport, Heritage and Leisure for St Albans City and District Council Cllr Annie Brewster outside the Old Town Hall.

Hundreds of civic-minded locals have heeded the call to write their names into St Albans’ history, and help raise the final £1.1 million needed for the city’s new museum and art gallery.

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Save a trip to your local GP with the free prescription service at Avicenna Pharmacy

Save a trip to your local GP with the free prescription service at Avicenna Pharmacy

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St Albans Sinkhole News

Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Bernards Heath playground

Uncertainty over the long-term stability of a playground near St Albans’ sinkhole has resulted in the site being temporarily closed for further investigations.

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