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A five-storey hotel on the former BHS site has been given the go-ahead despite being recommended for refusal.


Conservation areas exist to protect the special architectural and historic interest of a place. But what exactly is a conservation area, and what does it mean to own a property in one? Planning consultant Andrew Boothby, from Aitchison Raffety, explains


High-end estate agency chain Fine & Country has launched in St Albans.

Yesterday, 14:21

With a rapidly changing high street and an office sector shook by the effects of residential conversions, open plan and home working, Steven Haynes, Commercial Property Solicitor at HRJ Foreman Laws Solicitors, looks at current legal trends in the commercial property market.

Yesterday, 10:28

The parched lawns of a few months ago seem a world away from the current soggy conditions outdoors. What do these changing weather conditions mean for our gardens?

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Its not unusual for Redbourn locals to greet passing strangers with a warm “hello” - a rare occurance in the neighbouring towns. We found out more about this friendly community...

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Could you find your way from the Farriers Arms to The Farmer’s Boy, or would you struggle to locate either hostelry?

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

How do first-time vegetable growers know when their autumn produce is ready? Hannah Stephenson offers this guide to four of our favourites.

Harpenden News

Police are warning shoppers to be on their guard after an elderly couple were targeted by pickpockets as they left Sainsbury’s in Harpenden.


Yesterday, 14:42

Colney Heath and Histon will have to do it all over again after an action-packed FA Vase match at the Recreation Ground finished 1-1.

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Sunday, October 14, 2018

An award-winning a cappalla group featuring a Welwyn Garden City singer will be performing 100 classic tracks in one show in Harpenden.

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St Leonard’s Church in Sandridge is holding a Harvest Festival service with farmers and their families.

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