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Picture of the storm in St Albans by Liz Needham.

Dramatic lightning and giant hailstones captured on camera as thunderstorms sweep county

Emergency services were called to Hatfield Road around 7pm. Image from google street view

Motorist taken to hospital after accident in St Albans

The actors trod the boards at the National Theatre last Thursday

Young St Albans actors perform at The National Theatre

Vortex, by Noël Coward, is on at The Abbey Theatre this week

Top five fun things to do in St Albans this weekend

Image of The Quadrant, from Google street view.

New takeaway in St Albans would bring more traffic, antisocial behaviour and litter, say residents

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Cyclist suffers fractures to face after 'unprovoked attack' in London Colney

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Special Olympics St Albans awarded Sport England Clubmark accreditation

A driver has been taken to hospital after an accident in Flamstead this morning. Image from  image.

Man taken to hospital after accident in Flamstead

Dave of Dave's Tasty Bites.

Faces of St Albans: Dave of Dave's Tasty Bites

Have you seen this bike?

Is this your bike?

The festival's lead organiser Richard at last year's event

Music festival ready to rock St Albans

Image from Google street view.

Large out of control bonfire in St Albans

Items that were seized during the operation last year.

St Albans man charged with firearms offences

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WEATHER UPDATE: Threat of thunderstorms in St Albans

Image from Google street view.

Dog dangerously out of control in St Albans

Image from Google street view.

Man charged following an assault on St Albans man

Image from Google street view.

Small fire extinguished in St Albans

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Number of parents fined for children missing school doubled in past four years

A mock up of how the line could look.

Direct rail link between St Albans and Watford could be ripped up and converted into busway

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'Your driving showed a complete disregard to the risks' - road rage driver jailed for four months

Picture by Madga Bobon.

Reader picture of the week

Picture from last year's event.

Harpenden Highland Gathering returns

Kate's second novel is out this week

St Albans author Kate Griffin releases second novel Kitty Peck and the Child of Ill Fortune

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Man charged with burglary offences in Harpenden

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Woman flashed in St Albans

The parade at the event on Saturday.

Hundreds turn out to mark Armed Forces Day

Sarah Whittuck with sax.

Busking event in honour of St Albans’ legendary accordion man

The Clock Tower in the sun.

St Albans bracing itself for heatwave this week

Junk percussion workshop at London Colney Community Centre.

Larks in the Parks draws thousands

The staff are employed by contractor Medirest who embarked on the project, as part of their sponsorship of the Alzheimer’s Society this year.

Porters, domestics and catering staff working across West Herts hospitals to become 'Dementia Friends'

Campaigners at the High Court earlier this year.

Council refused permission to appeal on rail freight court dismissal

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Council crackdown on unauthorised work on Herts highways

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Developers lose appeal to build houses at country club

Josef Valadakis has been jailed for four years.

Fraudster posed as doctor to the Royal Family, Barack Obama and Liz Hurley to con patients out of £160,000 for quack treatments

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Two arrested during early morning drug raids in St Albans

Scene of the accident. Image from Google street view.

Man taken to hospital after collision in St Albans

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Warning over 'scam' letters in St Albans

Library smartphone app launched by county council

Library smartphone app launched by county council

Houndswood House care home now rated 'good'

Failing Radlett care home now rated 'good' by independent watchdog

Left to right: Anne Morton, Chairman, BWRA; Parish Councillor Wendy Berriman, Laurie Hart, BWRA.

New Village sign for Bricket Wood

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Fraudster used his niece's details to gain credit card in attempt to fund cocaine habit

The exhibition starts tonight.

Iconic faces from district shown in new light during exhibition

Both teams at the event on Sunday.

Brilliant batting raises more than £14,000 at charity cricket match

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Temperatures to soar as forecast is for heatwave to hit St Albans

Cotlandswick Leisure Centre will open tomorrow.

New leisure centre to open tomorrow

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County Hall to drop Home-Start service when contract ends

Charlie Powell of Charlie's Coffee & Company

Faces of St Albans: Charlie Powell of Charlie's Coffee & Comapany

Staff from the store handing over the cheque on Wednesday

Sainsbury’s Everard Close raises £3,000 for Keech Hospice

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Court round-up: March 23-29, 2015

Charmaine Newman, who works as a team leader at St Albans, has been nominated for Nurse of the Year for her work with people with a diagnosis of dementia and carers.

Nurse from St Albans shortlisted for national award

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