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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.

Have your say on the Local Plan

A public consultation on a new draft Local Plan (LP) that identifies land for future development in the St Albans District is to start next month.

Work begins on St Albans city centre rejuvenation project

Preparatory exploration work is being carried out ahead of the regeneration of a site right in the heart of St Albans. The Conservative-led St Albans City and District Council is working to transform a run-down area of land to the south of the Alban Arena.

Parliament needs British Bangladeshi Tory MP, says Anne Main MP

St Albans MP Anne Main has said she would like to see a British Bangladeshi Conservative MP in the House of Commons. Mrs Main, who is president of the Conservative Friends of Bangladesh, was speaking at the CFoB’s annual dinner in London last week.

Anne Main: Thameslink must improve or they’ll hit the buffers

Last night, Anne Main met again with transport secretary, Chris Grayling and rail minister, Jo Johnson to express the frustration and anger of her constituents over the ongoing disruption on the Thameslink rail service. ‘This was another heated meeting’ Mrs Main said.