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St Albans nurseries celebrate top placings in national parents’ survey

Herts Advertiser Local News - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:42pm

A popular St Albans nursery has been crowned the second most recommended in the east of England for two years in succession.

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Pupils fight to save St Albans FC

Herts Advertiser Local News - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:36pm

Concerned pupils at a St Albans school have added their voices to a campaign to save the city’s cash-strapped football club.

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St Albans’ VC hero remembered forever by memorial stone

Herts Advertiser Local News - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:34pm

Relatives of a First World War hero who successfully defended a trench from attack 100 years ago watched proudly as his valiant actions were immortalised in stone in St Albans city centre.

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Night of a Thousands Stars raises £30,000 for St Albans hospice

Herts Advertiser Local News - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:31pm

The Rennie Grove Hospice Care Night of a Thousand Stars Gala Ball raised a sparkling £30,000 for the charity in celebration of providing 30 Years of Care for patients and families in the local community.

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The latest court results from the St Albans area

Herts Advertiser Local News for Harpenden - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:21pm

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.

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The latest court results from the St Albans area

Herts Advertiser Local News - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:21pm

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.

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Father urges schools to introduce live saving equipment

St Albans Review News - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:20pm
Peter Curtis has been working hard to bring asthma and allergy awareness into schools since his son Alex died of an acute asthma attack on February 6, 2007 aged 17.
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St Albans Rotarians provide vital polio immunisations in Delhi

Herts Advertiser Local News - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:19pm

There were plenty of grins from children in an Indian city recently when they were visited by St Albans Rotarians as part of an immunisation programme.

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Dedicated website with all the election news

Hemel Today - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:19pm

Election day is upon us now - and our team will be posting news throughout the day and night on a special dedicated online page.



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Stroke Awareness Day in St Albans tomorrow

Herts Advertiser Local News - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:15pm

Blood pressure testing and advice will be available in the Town Hall on Saturday morning where the Rotary Club of St Albans Verulamium is holding its annual Stroke Awareness Day.

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Independent Italian café in St Albans city centre closes unexpectedly

Herts Advertiser Local News - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:13pm

A city centre family-run Italian café has suddenly closed, much to the dismay of its regular customers.

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Foodbank appeals for donations

Borehamwood Times Local News - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:10pm
A foodbank is appealing for more donations to stop people “falling deeper and deeper" into crisis.
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St Albans marks 70th anniversary of VE Day

Herts Advertiser Local News - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:10pm

Today is the anniversary of Victory in Europe Day, and St Albans is joining the rest of the country in marking 70 years since the Second World War ended.

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St Albans pub has an appointment with the wicker man

Herts Advertiser Local News - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:07pm

Summer is a-coming in, as the ancient celebratory song reminds us, so what better opportunity for St Albans to set fire to its own wicker man?

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2015 St Albans Film Festival is an out of this world success

Herts Advertiser Local News - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:01pm

A St Albans filmmaker beat off competition from as far afield as Russia and Mexico to pick up the short film award at the 2015 St Albans Film Festival.

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Funky Friendz Appeal: 'Fantastic' response at pre-festival event

Borehamwood Times Local News - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:00pm
Mothers behind a new youth club say they had a “fantastic” response from people pledging to help.
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Origin of River Gade’s ‘mystery duck’ revealed more than 40 years on

Hemel Today - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 11:03am

A shiatsu healer who anonymously rescued and released a ‘mystery duck’ more than 40 years ago has finally come forward to tell his story.



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Sex offender avoids jail after police seize child abuse images

Borehamwood Times Local News - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 10:31am
A former teacher has escaped jail after police found more than 20 images of child abuse at his home.
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Two students from St Albans explore Shanghai as part of student exchange

St Albans Review News - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 10:30am
Zoe Westgarth and Rahena Miah, who are studying education studies, were travelling with ten others, including students, postgraduates and senior teaching staff.
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‘WREN I was a girl!’: Doris, 90, shares her memories of the war and VE Day

Hemel Today - Thu, 07/05/2015 - 10:00am

With the 70th anniversary of VE Day being marked tomorrow, an artist’s wife recalls her vivid memories of serving as Wren in north London and being part of an elated crowd on The Mall which jostled to catch a glimpse of King George VI.



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