Yesterday, 11:39

Police have closed a major St Albans route after a car crashed into a house.

Thu, 18:00

Which of the district’s top independent eateries gets your vote in this year’s Chamber of Commerce Community Business Awards?

A man is sleeping rough outside St Albans district council offices after erecting a tent next to the entrance.

Sunday, August 2, 2020

There’s nothing quite so uplifting as a visit to a pretty English garden in full bloom – but this summer COVID has put paid to all that.

Friday, July 31, 2020

Weeks after highways bosses imposed excessive parking restrictions in St Albans’ Hatfield Road, they were back to inflict more chaos this week.

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

The Grove House Appeal, raising money to transform the facility into a community hub to deliver services to all those living with a life-limiting illness, is now coming to a close having successfully raised £525,825 towards its goal.

Monday, July 27, 2020

More cash will need to be borrowed to complete Harpenden’s flagship new leisure and cultural centres, district councillors have warned.

Sunday, July 26, 2020

A new play area for a St Albans park is set to become reality after a charity hit its £70,000 fundraising target.

Saturday, July 25, 2020

Wool-d you believe it? The yarnbombers are back with a delightful dozen postbox toppers for the summer.

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Businesses struggling in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic are missing out on vital grants which could help keep them afloat.

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

A bid to allow takeaway alcohol to be sold in a St Albans park has received the green light.

Sunday, July 19, 2020

When lockdown began, St Albans resident Bevan Clark decided to dust off his bike and take up cycling again after a 30 year break. Not content with just pedalling to the local park for his daily exercise though, Bevan has now decided to take on the fundraising challenge of a lifetime in memory of his best friend.

Friday, July 17, 2020

Five teenage boys were ordered to leave Harpenden’s Rothamsted Park after a dispersal order was put in place to help prevent crime and anti-social behaviour.

Thursday, July 9, 2020

An entrepreneurial restaurateur who took advantage of lockdown to create a pub in the park is hoping to make it a permanent feature.

Thursday, July 9, 2020

The fight to prevent a massive rail freight depot on the outskirts of St Albans is over after the district council threw in the towel.

Friday, June 26, 2020

Children’s Hospice Week 2020 is taking place between June 22 and 28 to celebrate and raise vital funds for the 54 children’s hospices across the UK.

Sunday, June 21, 2020

A new report offering solutions to economic recovery after the shock caused by COVID-19 has been unveiled by Hitchin and Harpenden MP Bim Afolami.

Friday, June 19, 2020

The year’s best photographer in Harpenden has been announced by the town’s photographic society.

Thursday, June 18, 2020

This year’s Harpenden Carnival may have been cancelled but the Harpenden Round Table has come up with a great new way to keep people raising vital funds for three local charities including Rennie Grove Hospice Care.

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Unable to take part in the annual St Albans Half Marathon fun run when it was cancelled due to lockdown restrictions, pupils from a local primary school held their own socially distant replacement.

Friday, June 12, 2020

The #BlackLivesMatter movement came to St Albans on Friday evening, with thousands of people gathering in support of the international campaign.

Friday, June 12, 2020

Students sporting face masks and holding banners aloft took to the streets of St Albans city centre as part of the Black Lives Matter protests.

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Don’t feed the birds! That is the clear warning to visitors of Verulamium Park in St Albans.

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

An award-winning Hertfordshire business network group has launched a fundraising initiative encouraging people to walk, run or cycle the length of the county’s boundary.

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Whipsnade Zoo is ready to open its gates after three months of lockdown, but finances are stretched to the limit.

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

St Albans Museum + Gallery has belatedly lit up in blue and green to show ongoing support for frontline workers dealing with the coronavirus outbreak.

Monday, June 8, 2020

A St Albans business leader has contributed to a new book providing insights and predictions as to what the “new normality” might look like in the post-COVID world.

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

A crackdown on littering in city centre parks has been launched in response to a weekend of rubbish being dumped by picnickers.

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

The relaxation of on-street parking measures brought in across the St Albans district at the start of the coronavirus lockdown are set to be eased.

Sunday, May 31, 2020

Members of staff at St Columba’s College in St Albans have been supporting the local community during the coronavirus pandemic.

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