News

Green Ring opened

St Albans Green Ring – a continuous 6.5 mile cycling and walking route around the City – has been officially opened.

The ring connects many of the City’s green spaces, beauty spots and heritage sites as well as schools, workplaces, leisure facilities and residential areas.

More money needed for our schools, says Anne Main MP

Yesterday in Parliament, St Albans MP Anne Main led a debate on school funding. Mrs Main called the debate and made the opening speech on an important issue. Anne’s speech pressed for more money to go into education ahead of the Chancellor’s budget next week.

Thameslink fiasco must not be repeated, says Anne Main MP

Yesterday in Parliament Anne Main met with rail minister, Jo Johnson for an update on Thameslink services from St Albans. The St Albans MP shared the concerns of many of her constituents about the possible delays that could be caused by further planned timetable changes in December.

New Museum & Gallery Wins Top Award

The spectacular new St Albans Museum & Gallery has won a top design award with judges praising the project leaders’ “vision and energy”.

Avoid the traffic in Hertfordshire using your Sat Nav

Hertfordshire County Council’s Highways Contractor Ringway are using newly-developed technology that enables live traffic updates to be sent to Sat Nav providers like TomTom and Google Maps. 

Emissions target success

A key target for reducing harmful carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in the St Albans District has been met, recently published figures show.