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Harpenden Classics on the Common a hit

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 6:00pm

Thousands of visitors flocked to the annual Classics on the Common event in Harpenden last week and hopes are high for a record-breaking amount raised for charity.

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Fundraising music day in memory of tragic Harpenden schoolboy killed in jet ski accident

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 7:14am

A fundraising event in memory of a teenager who died in a tragic jet ski accident is being held in Harpenden this Saturday, August 1.

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Harpenden entrepreneur’s warning over risk of brand piracy

Wed, 29/07/2015 - 11:17am

A Harpenden entrepreneur is at risk of his start-up fitness app, Gymster, being ruined by frauds on Twitter who are using his brand to promote dangerous health supplements.

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The latest court results from the St Albans area

Tue, 28/07/2015 - 9:31am

Sonny Disspain: 18, of Cotlandswick, London Colney, was fined £37 plus £11.50 compensation and £140 costs for entering a train without a valid ticket, at St Albans on January 25.

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Rare orchids found in St Albans

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 1:00pm

Rarely-seen orchids have been recorded in the district on a rail embankment and a field threatened with development.

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Do you have any information on a stolen Harpenden bike?

Mon, 27/07/2015 - 9:58am

The search for a bike stolen from a garage has begun.

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Concerns mounting about flood damage to St Albans homes

Fri, 24/07/2015 - 2:21pm

The aftermath of the floods last week have left several households worried about future damage to their properties.

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Harpenden supermarket selects air ambulance as charity of the year

Fri, 24/07/2015 - 2:21pm

Shoppers at a Harpenden supermarket have voted the Herts Air Ambulance as their charity of the year.

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Final duty for Harpenden headteacher who turned primary school around

Fri, 24/07/2015 - 2:18pm

Departing headteacher John Burt had the satisfaction of seeing the official opening of the playground carried out before leaving the primary school he has turned around.

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Harpenden musician Luke Pickett flown to New York by Jay-Z

Thu, 23/07/2015 - 1:52pm

A Harpenden musician thinks he might be “on the cusp of something big” after discovering that Jay-Z had been listening to his music on his iPod.

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Pensioner raises safety concerns after being trapped in St Albans lift

Thu, 23/07/2015 - 11:36am

A pensioner was trapped in a busy city centre car park lift for 40 minutes after no-one responded to the alarm button.

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Harpenden violinist expecting with McBusted husband

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 4:51pm

McBusted drummer Harry Judd has announced today (Wednesday) that he and his Harpenden wife Izzy are expecting, calling their future child a ‘little miracle’.

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Grade II Harpenden pub set to be converted into a house

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 9:58am

A Grade II listed pub in the Green Belt which stopped trading over four years ago is to be converted into a house.

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St Albans actor in the eye of opera storm over William Tell

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 9:55am

The staid world of opera has been rocked by the controversy which greeted a graphic rape scene in Guillaume Tell - and no-one has been closer to the action than St Albans actor Simon Nicholas.

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St Albans headteachers lobby politicians over education funding

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 9:49am

Concerns about an education funding crisis unfolding throughout local schools have been aired at Westminster.

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The latest court results for the St Albans area

Tue, 21/07/2015 - 10:36am

Francis Maynard: 35, of Harper Lane, Radlett, was fined £50 plus £50 compensation and £105 costs for assaulting a woman by beating at Radlett on December 5.

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St Albans support group celebrates diamond anniversary

Tue, 21/07/2015 - 10:34am

A support group for cerebral palsy sufferers and their families has celebrated its 60th birthday.

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No resolution over living wage policy for St Albans district council

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 12:13pm

Efforts to turn the district council into an accredited living wage employer have again been torpedoed, prompting a war of words between opposing councillors.

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Short film about Harpenden woman’s time in Auschwitz hits fundraising target

Mon, 20/07/2015 - 12:10pm

A short film based on a Harpenden woman’s experiences in Auschwitz has exceeded its funding target of £12,500.

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Traffic warnings in advance of Harpenden Classics on the Common

Fri, 17/07/2015 - 2:57pm

Harpenden’s annual classic car show is rolling into onto the Common on Wednesday - and motorists are warned to expect traffic delays in the vicinity.

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