Yesterday, 19:33

These are the 20 most unloved properties in Britain, having been on the market for an average of six years apiece.

Yesterday, 13:04

A new show home at the Maryland Place retirement development in St Albans will open its doors next month.

Tue, 15:24

The best housewarming pressies blend fashion and function, and these offerings toe that line with aplomb. By Luke Rix-Standing.

Mon, 12:21

This refurbished and rarely available two bedroom converted apartment originally dates back to 1825 when it was part of a hat factory.

Mon, 10:05

These are two things we property lovers can’t get enough of: looking around other people’s homes and seeing places we know well on TV.

Friday, February 15, 2019

Hugely popular with families on account of its many outstanding schools, we found out more about the Marshalswick area of St Albans.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Property prices in St Albans are falling faster than almost anywhere else in the country, a new study has shown.

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Pharmacists have spoken out about coping with a supply shortage of popular medicines.


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Verulam Cycling Club were the hosts for another successful running of the Muddy Monsters Cyclo-cross race series – the fourth round of this year’s championship.

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Yesterday, 16:16

A St Albans-based star of Tonight at the Palladium and Russell Howard’s Good News will headline a stand-up comedy night in the city.

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If you go down to the woods today…you will probably be greeted with an almost absolute silence. If it is a still winter’s day, stepping into a wood or forest has the effect of hushing the senses. The wide perspective of open spaces is shut down and while a consciousness of a vast and deep expanse remains, trees obscure the sightlines and close in overhead to leave only glimpses through trunks and rides. Voices sound louder in woods and we are apt to lower ours and become part of the silence too.

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