Fine china and fine food are on the agenda at the Mayor's charity antiques event in October.
At the charity event, which takes place on Saturday 17 October at Potters Bar Golf Club, guests will be able to get their antiques and heirlooms valued by a panel of experts headed by TV antique expert, David Ford.
Around 15,000 people will visit St Albans this month during graduation ceremonies for the University of Hertfordshire.
In recognition of the economic boost graduation week brings, St Albans City and District Council is giving the occasion extra support this year.
Oakman Inns CEO Peter Borg-Neal has thrown down the gauntlet – or rather a sports bra - to Costa Coffee, who this week banned a woman for wearing her gym kit when taking a break from training to meet her friends. Costa improbably banned the woman on Health and Safety grounds, which to Peter Borg-Neal seemed an athletic step too far.
While most active fundraisers tend to opt to raise money from sponsored walks, runs or bike rides, an intrepid team from the St Albans office of Bidwells have decided to go one better - and use canoes.
A group of young volunteers spent the day cleaning up Borehamwood's Shenley Road, and their actions didn't fall on deaf ears.