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As one of only five Magna Carta Charter Towns, St Albans will be joining the nation in celebrating the landmark document’s 800th anniversary, with a series of free events to be held in June.

Charlie Dimmock visits Ayletts Nurseries in St Albans

Dimmock is her name, and gardening is her game - celebrity gardener Charlie Dimmock returned to her roots by sharing tips with fellow green thumbs at a St Albans nursery recently.

Sandringham sweethearts Bradley & Jane King

Convention goes that the groom asks for his maiden’s hand in marriage but one St Albans man took matters into his own hands when he asked her parents’ permission to take her name as well.

Keech Hospice Hero Run

They’re holding out for heroes at our local children’s hospice, with entry now open for the third annual Superhero 5K.

Proud of Nicholas Breakspear Catholic School

Parents, pupils and the leaders of a St Albans secondary school where 10 jobs are to be axed despite successfully taking it out of special measures have launched a strongly-worded defence of the institution.

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They’re holding out for heroes at our local children’s hospice, with entry now open for the third annual Superhero 5K.

Georgia Wilding

With just hours to go until the 2015 Virgin London Marathon, local competitors are gearing up for the capital’s biggest sporting event.

Zander Whitehurst, 23, is the creator of Commonpence

A young man with a strong social conscience is on a mission to change the way the world donates.

The Grove junior school and the Grove infant and nursery school

A young boy with a spinal condition may have to travel more than an hour to school every day after missing out on a local primary school place.

Firefighters were called to a fire on Harpenden Common

Firefighters were called to a blaze at a Harpenden Cricket Club yesterday afternoon (Tuesday).


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John Frendo has a shot at goal. Picture: Leigh Page

St Albans City’s top priority over the summer is to fight off the advances of other clubs for its players, according to joint manager James Gray.

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Thursday, April 23, 2015
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Celebrate the continuing success and incredible second year of St Albans’ The Live Music Project with a free gig at Trestle Arts Base on Saturday.

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Sunday, April 26, 2015
The Tories have pledged to secure universal pensioner benefits

With just two weeks to go until they cast their votes, we asked our election team whether key policy pledges from the main parties were vote winners or losers.

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