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23 hrs ago | Stalbans Review

Harpenden Friends of Alzey welcome German guests

The German visitors came to Harpenden for a long weekend of activities that included a visit to the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace, excursions with their host families and a walk along the Wheathampstead Heritage Trail. "We had a great time with our German guests", said John Lough, Chairman of the Friends of Alzey.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

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St Albans & Harpenden Review: Grandma gets tattooed to raise money for Diabetes UK

Jan King, 68, got the tattoo to support her 14-year-old grandson Shaun Foley - who was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes in 2013. She was joined my Shaun's father John, mother Tina and godmother Jenna Bigwood who have also been tattooed with a design inspired by the teenager linked to the number 2, the date in February last year that he was diagnosed.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

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Image released following assault in Harpenden

Police investigating an assault in Harpenden have released an image of a man they want to speak to in connection with their enquiries. A man in his 50s received injuries to his nose and eyes after he was assaulted by another man following an earlier parking dispute.

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Sustrans 100 Mile Smile Ride returns this month

Cycle paths through St Albans and Harpenden will be put to good use when the Sustrans 100 Mile Smile Ride returns this month. The circular route across Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire uses a combination of National Cycle Networks, quiet roads, marked scenic cycle routes and other shared use paths through countryside and towns.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

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Friends of Alzey and their German guests

The German visitors came to Harpenden for a long weekend of activities that included a visit to the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace, excursions with their host families and a walk along the Wheathampstead Heritage Trail. "We had a great time with our German guests", said John Lough, Chairman of the Friends of Alzey.

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

Watford Observer

Take your own 'Grand Tour' of art right here on your doorstep

In the 17th and 18th Centuries, young ladies and gentlemen would set off on once-in-a-lifetime grand tours of Europe to expand their cultural experiences. But if you prefer to get your fix of art and culture a bit closer to home and more conveniently, then Herts Open Studios 2014 is, quite literally, right up your street.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

Watford Observer

Take your own 'Grand Tour' of art right here on your doorstep

In the 17th and 18th Centuries, young ladies and gentlemen would set off on once-in-a-lifetime grand tours of Europe to expand their cultural experiences. But if you prefer to get your fix of art and culture a bit closer to home and more conveniently, then Herts Open Studios 2014 is, quite literally, right up your street.

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St Albans & Harpenden Review: Cyclists warned after 31 bikes stolen in the past three months.

Bike owners in St Albans are being warned to be on their guard after 31 bikes have been stolen in the past three months. The St Albans central, north and west safer neighbourhood team has increased both overt and covert patrols, made arrests and issued crime prevention advice at neighbourhood surgeries and other events as a result of rising thefts.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

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A 23-year-old student from Harpenden is running the Bupa Great North Run for Diabetes UK

A 23-year-old student from Harpenden is running the Bupa Great North Run for Diabetes UK, in tribute to her aunt who was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes when she was a child.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

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Firefighters called to St Albans house at the weekend

Firefighters were called to a house fire in St Albans over the weekend after several repeat calls from the public.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

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Teenagers in St Albans take part in community projects during summer holidays

Hertfordshire County Council's Youth Connexions has supported the 27 young people to undertake projects as part of the National Citizen Service programme.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Leighton Buzzard Online

Team to Cycle 100 miles for Freddie

One of the landlords at a Heath and Reach pub is joining a team of cyclists for a 100-mile ride on Sunday, August 31, to raise money for Freddie Gray.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

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Up to 54 acres of land in Harpenden could be covered with solar panels

Countryside campaigners in south west Hertfordshire have been inundated with calls from concerned residents about a solar farm proposal in Harpenden.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

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Court Report - July 15, 2014

Andrew Malcolm Griffin, 39, of St Johns Court, Beaumont Avenue, St Albans. On June 28, 2014, drove in Cecil Road, South Mimms, after consuming so much alcohol the proportion in breath was 98 microgrammes in 100 millilitres of breath.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

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Court Report - July 4, 2014

Troy Ahern, 23, of Lemsford Road, St Albans. On November 27, 2013, with intent to deceive, impersonated a special constable or member of a police force.

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Court Report - July 2, 2014

Matthew Daniel Spavins, 20, of North Cottages, Napsbury, St Albans. On December 17, 2013, drove on the A1M at 95mph, the legal limit being 70mph.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

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GCSE results day in St Albans and Harpenden

Eliza and Daria said they were over the moon with their results. Both did much better than expected #results http://t.co/IjmnyUxt60 At Sir John Lawes 20 students were celebrating obtaining more than nine A and A* grades in their GCSE exams this morning.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

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Court Report - June 24, 2014

Sophie Louise Armour, 27, of Porters Hill, Harpenden. On December 9, 2013, used a vehicle without insurance.

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Teddy Bears invited to picnic in Lydekker Park

If you went down to Lydekker Park this on Saturday, you would have had a big surprise - as more than 400 children and their teddy bears gathered for a picnic.

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No new flats above Tesco Express in Harpenden

The store in Luton Road applied for a first floor extension to make three one bedroom and one two bedroom self contained flats.

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