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Nick has been training for the ride since as far back as 2014, when he cycled from John O'Groats to Land's End. 
(l-r Christian Aid CEO Loretta Minghella, Nick Simon and Christian Aid Africa Divisional Manager, Samuel Cumpsty)

A keen cyclist is preparing to saddle up and cycle 8,000 miles across an entire continent for charity.

St Albans Crown and County Courts

The number of criminal cases heard at St Albans Crown Court are set to increase after it was confirmed that county court services at the Bricket Road site be relocated to Watford.

Reporter Sophie Crockett joined St Alband For Refugees (StAR) on their trip to drop off the donations

Volunteers travelled to Calais with enough donations to feed the refugee camp for three days, according to a long-term supporter at the donation warehouse.

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Nick has been training for the ride since as far back as 2014, when he cycled from John O'Groats to Land's End. 
(l-r Christian Aid CEO Loretta Minghella, Nick Simon and Christian Aid Africa Divisional Manager, Samuel Cumpsty)

A keen cyclist is preparing to saddle up and cycle 8,000 miles across an entire continent for charity.

The familiar sight of Harpenden's water tower overlooking the town

Demolition has begun on a Harpenden landmark after a phone company won the right to construct a 20m mast in its place.

Land off Symondshyde Lane

Speculative and premature development proposals for Green Belt land between St Albans and Hatfield have been slammed by watchdogs concerned that developers are trying to bypass the planning process.

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Reporter Sophie Crockett joined St Alband For Refugees (StAR) on their trip to drop off the donations

Volunteers travelled to Calais with enough donations to feed the refugee camp for three days, according to a long-term supporter at the donation warehouse.

Over 100 competitors braved the chilly weather to celebrate Shrove Tuesday at the annual St Albans Pancake Day races.

The yard surface had to be replaced at Park Street Test Centre as it was also affected by rainwater which flowed off the nearby Park Street Lane, after the council failed to clear blocked drains.

Being hit with an increased insurance premium after rainwater deluged her centuries-old cottage as a result of blocked drains on a nearby road has angered a local woman.

This was the eighth game without a win for St Albans City. Picture: BOB WALKLEY

St Albans City slumped to their fourth successive defeat with a 2-0 loss at Dartford.

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OAs look to steal the ball at a ruck against Chinnor. Picture: KEVIN LINES

Old Albanian Rugby Club’s push for promotion from National Division Two South took another blow after a shock home defeat to Chinnor.

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St Albans Sinkhole News

Thursday, January 28, 2016
Work continues to fix the damage caused by a sink hole in Fontmell Close

Heavy machinery brought in to a residential street to conduct in-depth surveys of ground below and near St Albans’ sinkhole will be removed this week.

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