Local News

Social Housing Given To Dacorum Borough Council

It has recently transpired that the Council leadership has given away nomination rights (where St Albans Council allocate tenants) to social housing that is due to be built in the District close to Hemel Hempstead.

Old Police Station Development Cost Leaps

Following a scrutiny meeting in June it has become clear that the redevelopment of the Old Police Station site on Victoria Street is already overspent against it's original budget by £10m (+15%). 

Save Our High Street

The Conservatives are today putting forward proposals to revive and support our local visitor economy, an economy that has been hit so hard during the lockdown. It is crucial for the long term wellbeing of St Albans that we do everything possible to restore vitality to our cathedral city.

Covid-19 Support in St Albans

The government continues to support business and individuals through the coronavirus crisis. So far over £21m has been distributed in grants to over 1,400 businesses in the District, helping them to bridge the gap until normal trading can resume.

New Train Timetable from 17 May update from GTR

From Sunday 17 May 2020, the rail industry will introduce a new timetable.

The rail industry is committed to providing a train service that supports key workers to be able to get to work.

City Centre Development Site Update

The new design for the CCOS site (old city centre police station site) has been chosen and approved by Cabinet with the guidance of the public.