Food and Drink Festival

by chriswhite on 09/24/2014

Chris supports St Albans Cricket Club

by chriswhite on 09/23/2014

A local county councillor is helping St Albans Cricket Club relay the cricket square in Clarence Park this autumn. County Councillor Chris White (St Albans Central) has allocated £1,000 from his locality budget to the club. 

St Albans Cricket Club has expanded rapidly in recent years, now having four Saturday adult teams, two Sunday teams […]

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Following yesterday’s debate at cabinet panel on the Conservative plans to slash opening hours at the county’s Household Waste sites, Cllr Sandy Walkington, Liberal Democrat spokesperson on the Environment said: “Yesterday’s decision was a glass half full, a glass half empty.  The Conservatives caved in on shutting any of the sites completely and they recognised […]

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St Albans Liberal Democrat group has condemned as ‘grossly misleading’ the Conservative press release issued by the district council which claims that the cost of reversing last year’s car parking increase would be £1.6 million. Lib Dem leader Chris White said: ‘I have the cabinet papers in front of me. The total cost of all […]

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Old London Road temporary closure in October

by chriswhite on 09/15/2014

Note from the county council NOTICE is given that the Hertfordshire County Council intend to make an Order under Section 14[1] of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, to prohibit all traffic from using that length of Old London Road, St Albans from its junction with Watsons Walk south eastwards for a distance of approximately […]

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St Albans Food and Drink Festival

by chriswhite on 09/11/2014

Note from the district council The 2014 St Albans & Harpenden Food & Drink Festival starts on Wednesday 24 September with a wealth of culinary events and restaurant offers. During the Festival many of the District’s eateries have special offers for you to enjoy. Tasting sessions, foraging expeditions and street food are just some of […]

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The new school year may have only just started but it’s already time for parents and carers to start planning ahead for next year. The application process for secondary schools (including upper, studio schools or university technical colleges) is open from this week.If your child starts primary, or moves on to a junior, middle, secondary, […]

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Gombards car park trees

by chriswhite on 09/07/2014

Residents have been understandably been alarmed that yellow crosses have appeared on a number of trees – the traditional mark to show that they are due to be felled. In fact these have been marked simply because NCP wishes to pollard them and there is no intention to fell. Chris has been in touch with […]

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Clarence Park: new locking up arrangments

by chriswhite on 09/05/2014

From the District Council John O’Connor [the District Council’s contractors] have now got someone to lock the gates at Clarence Park. They will be putting up temporary signs at each entrance to make people aware of the closing time (as the park users and commuters have become used to the gates being permanently open). SADC […]

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Street nameplate service

by chriswhite on 09/04/2014

From the district council Help St Albans City and District Council keep street nameplates looking their best by letting us know if they need repairing, replacing or cleaning. If you spot that a street nameplate is missing, dirty or damaged, please contact us with details of the problem and its location, with a photograph if possible. Please send […]

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