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PICTURES: Torrential rainfall in St Albans this afternoon

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

5:50pm Friday 19th September 2014

St Albans has experienced torrential downpours this afternoon - after the Met Office issued a severe weather warning this morning.

M25 delays clockwise and anticlockwise

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

5:10pm Friday 19th September 2014

Traffic on the M25 anticlockwise between J23 and J22 - South Mimms to London Colney - is very slow after an earlier accident.

Firefighters called to London Colney last night

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

3:16pm Friday 19th September 2014

Two crews from St Albans were called to the house in Willowside at 9.38pm.

Grandma from St Albans celebrates her 100th birthday

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

5:20pm Friday 19th September 2014

Peggy Brampton was treated to a three-tier birthday cake for her centenary celebrations following mass at the St Alban and Stephen Catholic Church.

Police hunting man after indecent exposure in St Albans

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

1:30pm Friday 19th September 2014

The man, who is described as a black man of medium build aged between 20 and 30, approached the victim, a woman in her 50s, as she was walking down Alban Way on Monday.

Disruptions on the Thameslink route from Brighton to Bedford

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

11:52am Friday 19th September 2014

A car struck a bridge at Norwood Junction which is delaying trains by up to 30 minutes through the station.

Plans to close recycling centres rubbished by county council committee

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

11:33am Friday 19th September 2014

The Highways and Waste Management Cabinet Panel decided yesterday to recommend dramatic reductions to the opening hours of 17 recycling sites in the county, including the site at St Albans and Harpenden.

Motorists in St Albans warned of delays this weekend

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

12:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

There will be traffic control in Sandpit Lane and Verulam Road until Monday.

Met Office warns of heavy rain across south west Hertfordshire

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

9:38am Friday 19th September 2014

The yellow warning warns of the possibility of localised flooding and disruption to transport.

Youngster from St Albans meets Arsenal players

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

10:30am Friday 19th September 2014

Jack Pike featured in Arsenal’s official team photo last week after winning the dream prize of meeting the players at Arsenal’s Training Ground.

Charity based in St Albans given £2,000

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

9:30am Friday 19th September 2014

Earthworks St Albans based at Hixberry Lane teaches people living with learning difficulties and mental health issues skills in horticulture.

Residents encouaged to get involved in Community Plan

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

2:30pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Sandridge Parish Council is holding the meeting at 7.30pm in Marshalswick Community Centre on Thursday, October 7.

VIDEO: Dramatic moment a police car is rammed by wanted man in London Colney

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

3:30pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Police believe Luke Wall is the driver captured in the CCTV footage, which shows a marked police car being rammed on the M25 in Hertfordshire at 12.30am on June 12.

CCTV released following series of petrol thefts

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

1:30pm Thursday 18th September 2014

The thefts occurred at several petrol stations across Hertfordshire between September 2012 and June 2014. All the thefts involved either a black Honda CBR Fireblade or an orange CBR Fireblade bike, believed to be ridden by the same person.

Bomb scare: Police discover massive haul of war artifacts from house in St Albans

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

12:30pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A large haul of World War One and Two rifles, mortar shells, guns, ammunition and hand grenades were discovered at a garage in St Albans yesterday.

VIDEO: Golfer raises £2,000 playing five rounds in 12 hours

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

12:30pm Friday 19th September 2014

Martyn Fuller completed the challenge last week to raise money for Help for Heros – who give support to those who have suffered life-changing injuries whilst serving our country.

Man arrested in Windmill Avenue yesterday has been released on bail

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

9:34am Thursday 18th September 2014

The warrant was executed to target the alleged theft of heritage artefacts and munitions through illegal metal detecting.

FOI requests cost taxpayers a quarter of a million pounds annually

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

11:30am Thursday 18th September 2014

St Albans District Council received more than 1,000 FOI requests last year, considerably more than those received by neighbouring councils.

Rail freight: High Court challenge to be heard in February

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

10:30am Thursday 18th September 2014

St Albans District Council lodged the claim in the High Court last month against Eric Pickles' decision to grant planning permission for a rail freight terminal in Park Street, near St Albans.

Delays in St Albans until Monday as works take place

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

9:30am Thursday 18th September 2014

There will be traffic control in place from today until Monday.

VIDEO: Neighbours fury at bid to build electricity generator plant in St Albans

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

5:40pm Thursday 18th September 2014

UK Power Reserve Limited has submitted an application to St Albans District Council to build the plant at Alban Park, Hatfield Road.

Appeal for information following burglaries in Harpenden

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

2:10pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

The burglaries happened in Breadcroft Lane on Monday, September 15.

Football club in St Albans extends clubhouse

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

10:30am Wednesday 17th September 2014

Harvesters FC have spent £30,000 on improving facilities at the Smallford ground, including the extension, which also features new catering facilities.

Dog stolen from teenager in Colney Heath

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

2:07pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Hertfordshire Constabulary said the 16-year-old also had his mobile phone taken during the incident, which occurred in Hall Gardens at just gone 9pm on Wednesday, September 10.

WW1 commemoration in London Colney

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

4:30pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

At the centenary event, tributes were made to a gathering of all ages at the school hall of London Colney JMI.

VIDEO: Skydivers dressed as Oompa Loompa's raise £20,000

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

5:30pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Richard Piper took part in the charity skydive on Saturday to raise money for Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity.

Steve Cram puts runners from St Albans on the right track

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

3:30pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Steve Cram MBE, in his role as ambassador for Clydesdale Bank, took time to join a training session and give a motivational talk to a group of 30 pupils from St Albans School and other schools from the local community.

Delays in Harpenden as works take place

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

9:30am Wednesday 17th September 2014

There will be traffic control in place on Lower Luton Road at the verge opposite the Porters Hill junction from today until Friday.

Charity superhero day raises £400

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

2:30pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Staff from Pots of Art dressed up as their favourite superheros, while visitors enjoyed face painters, tattoos, tickets, Super Hero pictures to colour, music to guess and sweet treats.

200 attended public meeting about new secondary school in Harpenden

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

1:30pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Harpenden Parents Group (HPG) hosted the Q&A session last week regarding issues concerning secondary school places in Harpenden.

New rail operator takes over

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

12:32pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

First Capital Connect (FCC) finished operating the Bedford to Brighton/Wimbledon and Sutton Thameslink route at 2am on Sunday and Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) took over the contract - with the trains being run under the name of Thameslink.

Application for five new houses in Chiswell Green submitted

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

8:30am Thursday 18th September 2014

Mr Graeme Eastham submitted the application to St Albans District Council to build the houses on Watford Road.

Two arrested after incident at caravan site in St Albans

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

12:53pm Monday 15th September 2014

Hertfordshire Constabulary was called the to Barley Mow caravan site at around 8.30pm after reports of a disturbance. The police helicopter was also in attendance to support officers.

Harpenden Seniors Forum annual fair next month

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

4:30pm Monday 15th September 2014

Thirty two local organisations are taking stands to provide information about local businesses, clubs and societies and Herts Community Meals will be providing free lunches.

Application for three new homes in Harpenden

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

8:30am Wednesday 17th September 2014

R C Shrimplin submitted the application to St Albans District Council to build the homes at The Cottage, Kinsbourne Green.

Litter pickers in St Albans join global clean-up campaign

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

12:30pm Monday 15th September 2014

Park Street Neighbourhood Watch organised the clear-up on Saturday as part of the nationwide campaign Let’s do it! UK.

Delays on M25 today and tomorrow

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

2:30pm Monday 15th September 2014

The Highways Agency is carrying out work clockwise and anticlockwise between junctions 23 and 21a.

Delays in Wheathampstead for drainage repairs

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

9:30am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Codicote Road will be closed near the new golf course from today until September 30.

Delays in London Colney as works take place

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

11:30am Monday 15th September 2014

There will be a lane closed at the small roundabout before Bell Roundabout between 7pm and 6am.

Application to build new care home in St Albans submitted

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

10:30am Monday 15th September 2014

Signature Senior Lifestyle Limited submitted an application to St Albans District Council to demolish the existing buildings at 270-274 London Road and build an 81-suite registered care home for the elderly.

Phones 4u to go into administration

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

9:30am Monday 15th September 2014

The company said all its 550 stores, including the one at 37 Market Place, are closed today pending a decision by the administrators on whether the business can be reopened for trading.

Severe delays on the M1 due to earlier accident

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

8:07am Monday 15th September 2014

All lanes have now reopened and traffic is moving at around 40mph.

WATCH: Children's centre celebrate Ofsted report

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

5:30pm Friday 12th September 2014

The education watchdog visited Redbourn and Villages Children Centre over two days in July and said children attending the centre’s sessions make very good progress from their starting points and as a result move into school as “extremely confident learners”.

Clarence Park groundsman celebrates 50 years

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

3:30pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Terry Dean has worked at Clarence Park since 1964. He currently works for St Albans specialist grounds maintenance provider, John O’Conner (Grounds Maintenance) Ltd.

VIDEO: More than 50 people in St Albans help break Guinness World Record

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

4:30pm Friday 12th September 2014

More than 3,000 fitness fans took part in 35 individual Glow classes across the county to break the record for the largest high-intensity interval training class

Football club in St Albans granted permission for new equipment store

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

12:30pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Harvesters Football Club in Oaklands Lane was granted permission from St Albans District Council on the condition development begins within three years.

Residents can have impact on planning in the district

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

12:30pm Sunday 14th September 2014

St Albans District Council will hold a six week Strategic Local Plan consultation starting on October 10.

Free dog chipping event in Radlett this week

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

8:30am Monday 15th September 2014

The Dogs Trust will visit Phillimore Recreation Ground between 11am and 3pm on Wednesday.

Firefighters called to tractor fire in Harpenden

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

3:30pm Friday 12th September 2014

Firefighters were called to a tractor fire in Harpenden last night. The crews from St Albans, Wheathampstead and St Albans were called at 9.04pm to the fire in Bower Heath. The crews from St Albans, Wheathampstead and St Albans were called at 9.04pm to the fire in Bower Heath.

Police search for BMW driver after chase in St Albans

St Albans & Harpenden Review:

10:20am Friday 12th September 2014

Hertfordshire Constabulary was called at 2.06pm after reports that a white BMW had driven away from offices in Maylands Avenue, Hemel Hempstead.

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