October 15th 2019
Why not move to St Albans?
The areas just to the north of the capital have been popular destinations for a move out of the city for years. So what is stopping you from looking at moving to St Albans or Harpenden? Lots of other folk are thinking the same thing as recently St Albans has been named among the most popular destinations for Londoners looking to leave the capital.
October 13th 2019
Getting out and making and doing things with the kids around St Albans and Harpenden is easy there is so much to do. If you want to get a bit creative for this Halloween on Friday 18th October there is a Children’s’ biscuit icing class suitable for children aged 6 and above and for all abilities, the event is being run by Sugartists at the Quaker Meeting House, 12 Southdown Road, Harpenden, AL5 1PD, from 3.45 - 5.30pm.
September 25th 2019
St Albans sleepover
The summer of sleepovers in St Albans and Harpenden homes might be over for a bit until the kids are back in a routine. But what about a Nap at the Museum –the St Albans Museum and Gallery to be precise, on Friday 27th September from 12:30 - 2:30 pm at St Albans Museum and Gallery.
September 22nd 2019
Bar Bee Q in St Albans
If you are hungry for a final BBQ of the summer the George Street Canteen St Albans is offering a special Bar Bee Q. On 27th September 2019, their Bar Bee Q will feature some home-grown St Albans honey BBQ Sauce and some real bees!
September 17th 2019
Educating Harpenden has been part of the towns make up for many years. Harpenden is home to many high-performing independent and state schools and as a result, the area is very family-oriented. Some of the most popular primaries include High Beeches, Wood End and Roundwood, all of which have been rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted.
September 15th 2019
Get Retro in St Albans
There is no doubting that St Albans is cool and on 22nd September 2019 it will prove its credentials. St Albans’ vintage, retro, history, heritage, classic car spectacular is back for 2019! It’s a day when it appears that you have travelled back in time to celebrate the rich heritage of St Albans and the famous folk of the city through the decades.
September 8th 2019
Pub in the park
There is nothing nicer than relaxing at a pub in the park in leafy St Albans or Harpenden to soak up the stress of a busy week. Taking it up a notch you can join Tom Kerridge and friends for one of the biggest celebrations of the best food the country has to offer between 13 -15th September 2019 in Verulamium Park St Albans.
September 3rd 2019
Tweenies in Harpenden
Harpenden and St Albans are great locations to raise a family, many families make the move to Harpenden or St Albans from London when they have a family. But moving to a more rural doesn’t magically prevent teenagers from being teenagers or Tweenies from being Tweenies.
September 1st 2019
South Down Festival Harpenden
Harpenden is full of life and a variety of activities. Coming up from Friday 6th September 2019 - Sunday 8th September 2019, across various locations in Southdown, Harpenden, AL5 is the South Down Festival.
August 28th 2019
Butterflies in St Albans
Butterfly Corner is back by popular demand at Aylett Nurseries, North Orbital Road, St Albans, AL2 1DH for 2019! There you can walk amongst free-flying tropical Butterflies and exotic plants and look out for Butterflies emerging in the Puparium! It is open daily, during normal opening hours, from Saturday 13th July until Sunday 15th September 2019, and it's completely free.
August 26th 2019
What’s on in Lydekker Park Harpenden?
This summer Lydekker Park Harpenden has played host to a range of activities. All part of Lively in Lydecker. There has been sweep netting, wildflower planting, deadwood discovery, storytelling, bird watching, scavenger hunts, and nature crafts at WildFest, all in Lydekker Park, Harpenden AL5 4EG.
August 21st 2019
Summer Comfort Food in St Albans and Harpenden
If you are enjoying being able to spend more time summer enjoying your St Albans or Harpenden home in the school holidays, having a little more time to cook might be on the cards. More often than not, summer recipes mean no-cook meals, crunchy salads, and other dishes that deserve the label of refreshing.