Music News

Mon, 18:34
A Night in Venice by Candlelight can be seen at The Alban Arena in St Albans

A member of operatic vocal group G4 will be in St Albans this weekend.

Eastern Electrics Festival 2015 at Hatfield House [Picture: Khris Cowley for Here & Now]

Organisers of an electronic dance music festival have issued a ticket warning ahead of this summer’s event in Hatfield.

Folk at The Maltings presents singer-songwriter Chris Flegg celebrating the launch of his new CD on Friday, July 1

A songwriter will celebrate the launch of his new CD with a concert at Folk at The Maltings next month.

St Michael's Church

Traffic will give way to music and dancing in a St Albans street next month at an annual event.

Jim Mullen will be appearing at Herts Jazz Club in Welwyn Garden City

An acclaimed guitarist will be performing alongside a couple of leading jazz exponents in Welwyn Garden City this weekend.

Theatre News

Mon, 18:34
A Night in Venice by Candlelight can be seen at The Alban Arena in St Albans

A member of operatic vocal group G4 will be in St Albans this weekend.

Ian Levey as Tom Jones, 'much beset' by Karen Clark, Debbie Roberts, Lynne Wood and Louise Ray. Picture: Andy Wright

Tom Jones can be seen in Kimpton this week.

Britain's Got Talent finalist Jamie Raven brings his magic tricks to The Alban Arena in St Albans

A magician who wowed the Britain’s Got Talent judges last year will be leaving the audience spellbound in St Albans next week.

Carol Harrison wrote and stars in All or Nothing, a stage show about the Small Faces [Picture: Phil Weedon]

A former EastEnders actress is behind hit Mod musical All or Nothing, which comes to St Albans later this month.

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents a garden theatre performance of A Midsummer's Night Dream at Knebworth House on Thursday, June 23

As midsummer fast approaches, catch a performance of William Shakespeare’s classic comedy A Midsummer Night’s Dream outdoors in Knebworth.

Arts News

Mon, 18:54
Comedian Adam Hills will be appearing at The Alban Arena in St Albans

A presenter of late-night Channel 4 news and political satire The Last Leg comes to St Abans next week.

George Egg will appear at The Hobgoblin Hertford Comedy Festival 2016

Anarchist Cook George Egg will be serving up a feast of comedy entertainment in the Hertford Theatre Studio as part of the first Hobgoblin Hertford Comedy Festival.

The Hobgoblin Hertford Comedy Festival 2016

The inaugural Hobgoblin Hertford Comedy Festival takes place in the county town this week, with organisers hoping it will be the first of many.

Rob Beckett will be appearing at the Wyllyotts Theatre in Potters Bar

Cheeky comic Rob Beckett brings his ‘Mouth Of The South’ tour to Potters Bar later this week.

Comedian Ross Noble brings his Brain Dump tour to St Albans later this year

Comedian Ross Noble will be riding into St Albans later this year for two dates as part of his Brain Dump tour.

Days Out

Monday, June 13, 2016
There will be a Decorative Salvage and Vintage Fair at Knebworth House on Saturday, June 25 and Sunday, June 26

A veritable feast of treasures can be found at a Decorative Salvage & Vintage Fair coming to Knebworth House.

Jousting at Knebworth [Picture: Rob Ryder]

Treat dad to a great day out at historic Knebworth House on Father’s Day – and see knights jousting while you are there.

Codicote Village Day Parade

A former EastEnders star is due to open this year’s Codicote Village Day.

Oaklands College Summer Fayre takes place on Sunday, June 12

Oaklands College is due to host its annual Summer Fayre today (Sunday, June 12) at its Smallford St Albans Campus.

The Flying Legends Air Show will take place at IWM Duxford in July

A dozen Supermarine Spitfires will take to the skies at the Flying Legends Air Show at IWM Duxford next month.

the Forum Hertfordshire

Mon, 16:44
Eastern Electrics Festival 2015 at Hatfield House [Picture: Khris Cowley for Here & Now]

Organisers of an electronic dance music festival have issued a ticket warning ahead of this summer’s event in Hatfield.

Eastern Electrics Festival 2015 at Hatfield House [Picture: Khris Cowley for Here & Now]

Luther star Idris Elba has been added to the line-up of a music festival taking place in Hatfield this summer.

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Panic! At The Disco headlining the Main Stage of Slam Dunk South at the University of Hertfordshire in Hatfield [Picture: Kennerdeigh Scott]

Thousands of pop-punk, ska punk, metalcore and rock fans attended the sold-out Slam Dunk Festival 2016 in Hatfield.

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Pole dancers competing in Hatfield, pictured by Fotocad

Pole dancers came from far and wide to show off their skills in Hatfield and compete for places in a worldwide final thanks to a Welwyn Garden City enthusiast.

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Amity Affliction playing the Atlas Stage in the Piazza outside The Forum Hertfordshire in Hatfield [Picture: Kennerdeigh Scott[

Thousands of music fans converged on the University of Hertfordshire in Hatfield for the sold-out Slam Dunk Festival 2016 on Bank Holiday Monday.

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Reviews

Monday, June 13, 2016
There will be a Decorative Salvage and Vintage Fair at Knebworth House on Saturday, June 25 and Sunday, June 26

A veritable feast of treasures can be found at a Decorative Salvage & Vintage Fair coming to Knebworth House.

Read more
Jousting at Knebworth [Picture: Rob Ryder]

Treat dad to a great day out at historic Knebworth House on Father’s Day – and see knights jousting while you are there.

Codicote Village Day Parade

A former EastEnders star is due to open this year’s Codicote Village Day.

Oaklands College Summer Fayre takes place on Sunday, June 12

Oaklands College is due to host its annual Summer Fayre today (Sunday, June 12) at its Smallford St Albans Campus.

The Flying Legends Air Show will take place at IWM Duxford in July

A dozen Supermarine Spitfires will take to the skies at the Flying Legends Air Show at IWM Duxford next month.

Sonisphere festival

Thursday, June 9, 2016
The Sonisphere 2014 festival's main stage at Knebworth from the air [Picture: National Police Air Service – Boreham]

A married Royal Navy sailor and father of three has been found not guilty of raping a 21-year-old woman at a Knebworth music festival.

Metallica headlined the main stage at Sonisphere 2014 in Knebworth Park on the Sunday [Picture: Sonisphere]

Sonisphere 2016 has just taken place in Switzerland, but will the touring rock and metal festival return to England in 2017?

Pendulum in concert at the University of Hertfordshire in Hatfield

Drum and bass giants Pendulum will return to The Forum Hertfordshire in Hatfield next month.

Community Events

Mon, 13:08
St Michael's Church

Traffic will give way to music and dancing in a St Albans street next month at an annual event.

Singing For Pleasure

A fundraising mixed choir is staging a charity concert in Welwyn Garden City this weekend.

Hatfield House Chamber Music Festival artistic director Guy Johnston

Tickets have gone on sale for a major music festival taking place in Hatfield.

There will be a Decorative Salvage and Vintage Fair at Knebworth House on Saturday, June 25 and Sunday, June 26

A veritable feast of treasures can be found at a Decorative Salvage & Vintage Fair coming to Knebworth House.

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents a garden theatre performance of A Midsummer's Night Dream at Knebworth House on Thursday, June 23

As midsummer fast approaches, catch a performance of William Shakespeare’s classic comedy A Midsummer Night’s Dream outdoors in Knebworth.

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