Property

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Eight homes have so far sold at a major development in St Albans.

Yesterday, 12:10

Former Minister of Defence Michael Portillo was the guest speaker at this year’s Putterills specialist Land and New Homes department lunch.

Friday, December 14, 2018

Ideally located between St Albans and Radlett, Park Street offers excellent road links and (marginally) more affordable homes than its more high profile neighbours. We found out more about it.

Thursday, December 13, 2018

It seems like about five minutes ago that we were welcoming in 2018 and wondering what it might have in store for the local market.

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Want to serve up in style this festive season? Anna Barnett, food writer and all-round style guru, tells Gabrielle Fagan her go-to tips and tricks.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Wondering whether you should go for a real tree or an artificial option? Columnist Debbie McMorran has opted for one of each.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Renting instead of buying is more cost-effective in St Albans than anywhere in Britain outside London, new research has revealed.

Harpenden News

Police are spreading festive joy this Christmas by gifting presents to elderly victims of crime.

Sport

Yesterday, 20:53

Head coach Alex Austerberry hailed his “impressive” Saracens side after they kept a fourth successive clean sheet in the Tyrrells Premier 15.

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Yesterday, 15:35

Madeleine Burton reviews Company of Ten’s production of A Christmas Carol at the Abbey Theatre in St Albans.

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I should probably have taken the hint! Walking out into the garden recently an unprecedented flock of thirty or more crows raucously greeted me from the treetops at the bottom of my garden. Cawing and croaking these big, black birds clung clumsily to the top most branches and twigs, jostling and flapping to stay balanced in a constant flurry of feathers. There is always something ominous about crows – they are after all carrion crows, the vultures of the bird world – always watching for scraps and weakness that might mean their next meal.

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