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George Michael 'died of accidental drugs overdose', his cousin says

2 hours 57 min ago
George Michael's cousin has said he suspects the star died of an accidental drugs overdose.
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Morning news, weather and travel on Tuesday January 17

3 hours 43 min ago
Here is everything you need to know today.
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Office politics to take a dramatic turn this weekend

Mon, 16/01/2017 - 4:50pm
The play has echoes of BBC 1’s The Apprentice, that presents workplace bullying as entertainment and encourages us to become voyeurs of suffering.
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8 things to do this week

Mon, 16/01/2017 - 3:00pm
Don't wait until the weekend to have fun, check out our pick of events happening in Watford this week.
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Keep those winter woollies handy! Temperatures could drop in the second half of January

Mon, 16/01/2017 - 2:20pm
Temperatures are set to fall towards the end of this week – in what could spell the start of what is traditionally a cold spell.
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Museum is flying high after award

Mon, 16/01/2017 - 12:27pm
A museum in London Colney has won a top tourism award.
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It's the most depressing day of the year - but here's 10 ways to beat those blues

Mon, 16/01/2017 - 12:25pm
Today is labelled Blue Monday as it is said to be the most depressing day of the year. To help combat the blues we've found 10 things to do to improve your mood.
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Annoying things pub-goers do that infuriate staff: Are you guilty of these?

Mon, 16/01/2017 - 9:51am
We pub-goers know what annoys us - slow service, lousy beer, and quiz cheats perhaps. But what really gets under the skin of landlords?
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Court round-up: December 22-30, 2016

Mon, 16/01/2017 - 8:10am
A round up of those dealt with by magistrates between December 20 and 30.
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Morning news round-up for Monday January 16

Mon, 16/01/2017 - 7:21am
Here is everything you need to know on Blue Monday – the most depressing day of the year.
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Roadworks: Which roads to avoid this week

Sun, 15/01/2017 - 4:00pm
Roadworks and road closures might cause delays around St Albans this week. Here are some you might want to try and avoid:
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St Albans' top news stories of the week

Sun, 15/01/2017 - 1:00pm
Missed any news this week?
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Film review: A valentine to the golden age of Hollywood musicals

Sun, 15/01/2017 - 10:31am
LA LA LAND (12A, 128 mins) Musical/Romance/Drama. Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, John Legend, Rosemarie DeWitt, JK Simmons. Director: Damien Chazelle.
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That's showbiz! The film stars who gave their time for free to honour others, and listening to Shirley Bassey rehearse while you work

Sun, 15/01/2017 - 8:46am
Well here we are again off on another walk along Memory Lane. I must have the fittest readers in the country with all this exercise. However, the weather at this time of year makes my bones creak so let us stop at this lovely inn, with a crackling log fire, the tipple of your choice and I will regale you with some more memories.
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Fancy free tickets to Warner Bros. Studios?

Sat, 14/01/2017 - 11:00am
Fancy a free trip to Warner Bros. Studio or St Albans Cathedral? If you do, then you need to register for Herts Big Weekend.
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I name this toaster...

Sat, 14/01/2017 - 8:46am
In our house we have taken to humanising household assets by issuing them with their own names. Our kettle is called ‘Costa’ as it costs lot to boil and is hot under the collar like Diego. The car has been named ‘Corbyn’. I have no idea why although I harbour a suspicion that it is due to it being red, making lots of noise and not being capable of winning a race.
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Developers fail to turn former convent into retirement flats

Fri, 13/01/2017 - 4:10pm
A proposal to demolish a former convent and replace it with four blocks of retirement flats has been rejected for the second time.
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Council to take MP to High Court over local planning inspection

Fri, 13/01/2017 - 3:08pm
St Albans City and District Council has challenged an inspector’s conclusion it has not met its duty to co-operate while drawing up its Strategic Local Plan (SLP).
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A flare for fashion: would you wear it?

Fri, 13/01/2017 - 3:00pm
Flares aren’t only for trousers this season but sleeves too, writes Mattie Lacey-Davidson. A simple updated to any outfit, flute arms will give you some 70s style.
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Monday set to be most depressing day of the year

Fri, 13/01/2017 - 2:18pm
What is Blue Monday and why is it forecast to be the most depressing day of the year?
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