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Yesterday, 17:13

A modern-day Canterbury Tales is coming through Hatfield and St Albans in July in solidarity with refugees.


Yesterday, 13:13

Less than 40 miles north of London, Letchworth Garden City came into being at the turn of the last century following the publication of Ebenezer Howard’s book, To-morrow: A Peaceful Path to Real Reform.

Yesterday, 09:02

Hertfordshire parents are prepared to go to great lengths to secure the most sought-after school places for their children, as Richard Burton discovered.

Wed, 12:15

From residents with on-street parking deciding the piece of road outside their house is for their sole use to the fury and frustration of arriving home to find a stranger parked on your drive, anti-social parking is a major issue in the UK.

Wed, 07:45

In a bind about whether you should choose blinds? Abi Jackson asks for some expert input...

Tue, 14:35

Local people are invited to attend the launch of the new Welcombe House collection in Harpenden this Saturday.

Mon, 14:06

This smart, mid-terrace two-bedroom property is located on a sought-after residential street close to the centre of St Albans.

Mon, 10:20

Alastair Woodgate of Rumball Sedgwick, St Albans and Watford’s leading firm of chartered surveyors, highlights issues relating to loft conversions.

Harpenden News

A first draft of the St Albans Local Plan has begun to take shape after months of speculation about development sites.


Yesterday, 14:50

St Albans City Youth Football Club have received financial support to help run their successful community programme.

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Mon, 19:00

Toot, toot! Join Mole, Rat, Toad, Badger and the rest of the gang when The Wind in the Willows comes motoring into St Albans next week.

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