Alan Davies

Alan has worked on the Welwyn Hatfield Times and Herts Advertiser since leaving school in 1988. During his 28 years with the Welwyn Hatfield Times he has been sports editor and deputy editor. He is currently the paper’s associate editor, and is also editor of the monthly Welwyn Hatfield Times Magazine.

Yesterday, 09:23

St Albans’ Maltings Theatre has announced a superb autumn progamme of weekly shows, starting early next month.

Tue, 17:39

A charity photo exhibition of Hertfordshire’s stunning wildlife has gone live online.

Mon, 19:54

A St Albans theatre company’s third online lockdown play has been launched.

Mon, 15:14

An artist, jeweller and ceramicist plan to showcase their work in a joint pop-up art exhibition in Harpenden.

Mon, 09:26

Peppa Pig is a fan of Enter Shikari’s latest album, calling it “great” on Twitter.

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Live music in front of festival-goers returned to Knebworth House over the weekend as Pub in the Park’s drive in Garden Party entertained thousands of revellers.

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

This year’s St Albans Folk Festival will take place later this month, after being postponed from June.

Monday, September 7, 2020

Celebrity chef Tom Kerridge and his foodie friends will motor into Knebworth this weekend for Pub in the Park’s drive in Garden Party.

Thursday, September 3, 2020

Live theatre is set to return to Harpenden later this month.

Thursday, September 3, 2020

Forget your troubles and enjoy an evening of belly laughs courtesy of the Company of Ten and their new show Radio Fun.

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Christopher Nolan’s eagerly awaited espionage thriller Tenet has finally opened at UK cinemas. But is it any good?

Friday, August 28, 2020

There’s another bank holiday weekend approaching. Looking for something to do? Here are nine suggestions for this August Bank Holiday weekend.

Thursday, August 27, 2020

A live streamed comedy show written by the screenwriters of ITV’s The Booze Cruise will open The Company of Ten’s new season.

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

A play about the homelessness crisis that premiered in St Albans earlier this year returns to the city next week for two shows.

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Mouth-watering food menus have been announced for next month’s Pub in the Park’s drive in Garden Party at Knebworth.

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Determined fundraisers across Hertfordshire are being asked to take part in a day of action to beat cancer next month.

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Budding nature photographers are being encouraged to enter a new Hertfordshire wildlife photography competition with £300 worth of prizes to be won.

Saturday, August 15, 2020

A new outside tour within the grounds of St Albans Cathedral launches next week.

Friday, August 14, 2020

Back by popular demand, St Albans Cathedral at Night returns next week.

Friday, August 14, 2020

Continuing our look at Hatfield’s aviation heritage, this week de Havilland Aircraft Museum curator Alistair Hodgson shares the history of the 125.

Friday, August 14, 2020

Group Enter Shikari have backed their hometown football club by sponsoring St Albans City FC’s new kit for the season.

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Bohemian Rhapsody and The Greatest Showman are among the musical movie hits coming to an outdoor cinema at the Hertfordshire Showground.

Monday, August 10, 2020

A Gilbert & Sullivan opera has been added to The Maltings Open Air Theatre Festival programme.

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

More live shows by The Comedy Store have been announced for an outdoor Hatfield venue.

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

A St Albans theatre group has been recognised for its service to the people of the county.

Monday, August 3, 2020

Celebrity chef Tom Kerridge has urged Brits to ‘stay supportive’ of the Great British pub in CAMRA’s latest Good Beer Guide.

Thursday, July 30, 2020

The world’s first commercial passenger jet airliner – the de Havilland DH.106 Comet – took off from Hatfield’s aerodrome 71 years ago this month. The Hatfield aircraft company also built a ‘spy plane’ version of the Comet.

Sunday, July 26, 2020

Everyone needs good neighbours. Has your neighbour helped you during lockdown?

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Continuing our curator’s look at the de Havilland Aircraft Museum’s special attractions and hidden secrets, Alistair Hodgson tells the story of the aviation museum’s Dragon Rapide.

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

St Albans band Enter Shikari have postponed their planned 2020 European tour dates until next year.

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