A man in his 30's was stabbed in St Albans. The Air Ambulance was called and he was transferred to Watford to be stabilised before being transferred to a London Hospital. The attacker is still at large.
The Alban Pilgrimage 2011 commemorated the death of Alban, the first British Christian martyr, who was executed in the 3rd Century AD in the Romano-British town of Verulamium. St Albans, UK. 18 June 2011
Past Times has appointed administrators from KPMG to try to sell the business as a going concern. The retailer had already closed 46 stores, resulting in 507 redundancies. The remaining 51 stores will continue to trade for now. UK. 17th January 2012
A Police car was involved in a car crash, which blocked the main road through St. Albans. The accident occurred at the junction of St. Peters Street and Victoria Street next to the Tourist Information Centre. UK. 12th July 2011.
Hundreds of people enjoy some sledging fun on the steep slope in the grounds of St Albans Cathedral. The heavy snow fall overnight is causing traffic chaos across England. St Albans, London. 5th February 2012.
UK's No 1 Wheelchair Badminton player Gobi Ranganathan carried the Paralympic flame through St Albans. Later in the day Tinchy Stryder will top a bill including local acts The Cautionaries, Telstar, Go Monaco and Melissa O'Donnell.
The annual St. Albans Fireworks Spectacular, which draws tens of thousands of local people and visitors from across the region, was even more popular this year given the fine Autumn weather. St. Albans, UK. 06/11/2010
Over 40 taxi drivers held a protest in St Albans, England which resulted in every cab getting a parking ticket. They were protesting that the Council had issued too many permits to Taxi and mini cab drivers. St Albans, UK. 19/08/2010
A recent survey by the Local Data Company (LDC) has revealed that St Albans has the lowest high street vacancy rate for large centres, at 8.2 per cent. The town also has a busy market on Wednesdays and Saturdays. St Albans, UK. 11th February 2012
The front entrance of Boots The Chemist had to be shut due to a burst water pipe above the doorway. The temperatures had dropped to -12C the night prior. Staff were directing customers to the rear entrance. St Albans, UK. 11th February 2012
An Italian family hung a massive Italian Flag and Football shirt on the side of their house in support of the Italian football team who are playing in the European Football Championship Semi Final with Germany.
£4,000 was raised for the St Albans and Hertsmere Women's Refuge by holding a Fashion Show. Over 150 people turned up for the evening event at the Quality Hotel in St Albans, United Kingdom. 30th September 2011
Justin Lee Collins starts his second week of his court hearing for harassment of his former girlfriend, Anna Larke, at the St Albans Crown Court. He arrived by train before getting a taxi to the court.
Education Secretary Michael Gove visited the Primary Free School in April 2012 and announced that is was due to open for the September intake. The first free school in St Albans is still a construction site and cannot take children yet.
Poundworld are expanding their shopping empire with a new store opening in St Albans bringing the total number of stores in the UK to over 90. Poundland (their competitors) also said they are adding 50 new stores this year as well. 19/08/10
Firefighters in St Albans held an Open Day at their Fire Station and demonstrated what happens if you pour a single cup of water over a burning Chip Pan. The flames reached over thirty feet in the air. St Albans, UK. 05/09/2010
An armed robbery of a G4S Security van outside a Halifax Building Society in St Albans was foiled by a tip off to the Met Police. Some of the robbers escaped in a BMW car but were lated arrested by the Police. One man was arrested at the scene.
Fun runners in Santa suits took part in the Jingle Bell Jog in St Albans, UK. They were raising money for the local Grove House Hospice charity and ran the 5km course dressed in Santa Claus outfits
St Albans, UK. 12/12/2010
The restored St Albans Railway Signal Box had an open day as part of the St Albans Model Railway Exhibition. Network Rail are planning to remove all of the manual type signal boxes through the country. St. Albans, UK. 15th January 2012
A public meeting was organized by St Albans Student Coalition of Resistance at Trinity Church Hall with the theme ‘How do we break the Con-Dems?’. Anger was expressed at government cuts, privatisation and putting interests of money ahead of people.