Herts Advertiser Local News for Harpenden
A secondary school and a football club are joining forces to make a fresh bid to build a full size 3G floodlit pitch which will be available to the community as well.
Christopher Bishop: 26, of Napsbury Lane, St Albans, was banned from driving for 15 months and fined £110 plus £105 costs after refusing to provide a breath specimen for analysis at Hatfield on February 27.
Musicians have paid tribute to a “loyal friend with a heart of gold and a rock star swagger” - who died aged 33.
The removal of a dodgy slide from a Harpenden play area, leaving just four pieces of equipment for children of over 2,000 households, has prompted volunteers to revamp the site.
A man has been charged with six offences of burglary in Harpenden and Hemel Hempstead following a spate of thefts.
McBusted drummer Harry Judd underwent a superhero transformation much to the surprise of strollers last Sunday in Harpenden’s Rothamsted Park.
Grass verges in and around St Albans have become so overgrown and unkempt that they have been branded a disgrace by angry residents and councillors.
Homegrown talent stormed to victory in the 2015 Harpenden Battle of the Bands competition, with groups from all three of the town’s senior schools taking to the stage at St George’s on Saturday.
For the first time in many years, the Conservative ranks on Harpenden town council have been breached by two independent candidates.
A supplement which has a surprise aphrodisiac effect on frogs and fish could aid the future survival of rare species.
A Harpenden restaurant is hosting a night of live music in aid of Nepal earthquake victims next Thursday, May 21.
A boyband favourite will be hero of the day as he joins runners at a 5k charity fun run.
A criminologist who fell victim to burglars wants to warn people following a spate of thefts that have hit Harpenden.
A Pulitzer Prize-winning author is special guest at a literary dinner taking place at a St Albans restaurant next Wednesday.
The Tories have stormed to victory in both the St Albans and Hitchin and Harpenden constituencies.
A Harpenden blogger fought off stiff competition to claim a national gong at one of the UK’s most prestigious digital award ceremonies.
Many chefs who have trained with Raymond Blanc have gone on to win a coveted Michelin star.
Hugh Sparrow: 22, of St Albans Road, Sandridge, was fined £150 plus £105 costs and banned from driving for 12 months after giving a breath specimen of 116mcg of alcohol per 100ml of breath, in Batchwood Drive, St Albans, on November 22.
A team of Harpenden pupils have secured the top place at the Aldwickbury Maths Challenge, an annual competition that brings together the mathematical elite from over 30 primary and prep schools in Hertfordshire and North London.
Henry Salvadori: 26, of Cedar Court, St Albans, was banned from driving for 15 months and fined £110 plus £105 costs after giving a breath specimen of 56mcg of alcohol per 100ml of breath, in Hempstead Road, Watford, on January 18.