St Albans Rainbow Trails – a group set up to encourage the display of positive artwork in windows at the start of lockdown – has launched a competition in partnership with Home Start Herts.

Wheathampstead campaigners are set to host a Black Lives Matter Art Piece event this weekend, letting their ‘silence speak volumes’.

Yesterday, 16:53

A 21-year-old man from St Albans has been charged – alongside an Essex man, aged 21 – in relation to a serious road traffic collision which injured 19 people in Stevenge last year.

Yesterday, 15:22

St Albans Cathedral has shown its support for the Black Lives Matter movement with a new installation depicting Jesus as a black man.

Yesterday, 13:54

Aldi bosses are searching for new store locations in 11 Hertfordshire towns, including St Albans, Harpenden, London Colney.

Yesterday, 10:42

St Albans Scouts have been keeping busy during the lockdown despite meetings being cancelled for the first time in the organisation’s 110 year history.

Tue, 08:32

West Herts Hospital Trust will be able to bid for a further £590 million for its hospital refurbishment project – bringing more hope for a new, central hospital.

Mon, 17:13

The Abbey CE VA Primary School in St Albans has marked 50 years of teaching at its current site in Grove Road, and 172 years since the school was founded.

Saturday, June 27, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic could result in a £3.6 million budget deficit for St Albans District Council this year,.

Friday, June 26, 2020

A Harpenden dad has spoken out after a finding a ‘harmful’ piece of string in a packet of peanuts his son was eating from Marks & Spencer.

Friday, June 26, 2020

A CCTV image has been released following a series of fuel thefts, including one in Bricket Wood.

Friday, June 26, 2020

Eight applications for business grants to help with the impact of COVID-19 are being investigated by St Albans District Council for potential fraud.

Thursday, June 25, 2020

A man in his 30s has sustained serious injuries following an assault in St Albans this afternoon.

Thursday, June 25, 2020

St Albans Cathedral’s reimagined annual pilgrimage has been hailed a ‘huge success’ as 6,500 tune in to live stream.

Thursday, June 25, 2020

A campaign group – which is lobbying for an entirely new hospital building to replace Watford General Hospital – has said it is key to helping to prevent further virus outbreaks.

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Pubs in St Albans, alongside those across the UK, face unique challenges amid the coronavirus – including that many believe reopening come July 4 will not be viable.

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

A 36-year-old man who had been missing since Saturday has been found safe, police have confirmed.

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

West Herts Hospitals Trust, which oversees Watford General and St Albans City hospitals, still requires improvement since being taken out of special measures in 2018, according to results from the health watchdog.

Monday, June 22, 2020

The St Albans Household Waste Recycling Centre will reopen on Thursday, June 25, to allow residents, where essential, to dispose of waste that cannot be put in their normal recycling bins or safely stored at home.

Monday, June 22, 2020

Concerns have been raised that criminal justice is on the ‘edge of a crisis’ with up to a two-year court backlog at St Albans Crown Court.

Saturday, June 20, 2020

A campaign has been launched to install a segregated cycle lane on a busy A-road – which has been deemed an ‘accident black spot’ – between St Albans and Redbourn.

Thursday, June 18, 2020

A man was allegedly hit in the face and spat at in a Wheathampstead playing field last week – and police are now appealing for witnesses.

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

The application to expand Luton Airport has been delayed, as the company looks to make it the “UK’s most sustainable airport over the next 20 years”.

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

There are severe delays on the M1 following a crash between Junction 8 for Hemel Hempstead and Junction 9 for Redbourn.

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

‘Major concerns’ over a multi-million pound St Albans city centre development emerged during a scrutiny meeting last week, including design and increased costs.

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

A missing man from Harpenden has been found safe and well following a police appeal.

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Herts Chalk Walk – a creative initiative which has brought our favourite characters to the streets of St Albans – has raised more than £800 for Mind in Mid Herts.

Sunday, June 14, 2020

St Albans Cathedral is calling for all to join in the celebrations of Alban – Britain’s first Saint – which will be live streamed on June 21.

Sunday, June 14, 2020

A St Albans couple fear the block of flats where they live could be covered in flammable cladding, similar to that of Grenfell Tower.

Thursday, June 11, 2020

The impact of the coronavirus pandemic has hit hard for St Albans businesses, however the “determined spirit” of those closest to us has been highlighted by the district’s Chamber of Commerce President, Alastair Woodgate.

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