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St Albans Car and Van Hire Support Charity Event

Posted by St Albans Car and Van Hire on April 10th 2017

'Huge thanks to St Albans Van Hire for being available, willing and able to sort me out with a van to get my huge running costume in when my car wasn't big enough! I've used them for years and they, or their vans have never let me down. Awesome company!'

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Christmas Opening Hours 2016

Posted by St Albans Car and Van Hire on December 14th 2016

Tuesday 27th December (normal hours): 7.30-5.30pm. Wednesday 28th December: 8am - 4pm. Thursday 29th December: 8am – 4pm. Friday 30th December: 8am – 4pm. Saturday 31st (normal hours): 8-5pm. Monday 2nd January: CLOSED. Tuesday 3rd January normal hours: 7.30am-5:30pm.

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Historical Houses and Fairytale Pubs

Posted by St Albans Car and Van Hire on August 21st 2016

Once you’ve picked up your vehicle from St. Albans Car and Van Hire, depending on which direction you are driving in, there are a few buildings of interest which might cause you to take a short detour before setting off on your journey.

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Childwickbury Fairs

Posted by Steve on August 14th 2016

Childwickbury, situated between St. Albans and Harpenden, in Hertfordshire, is very well known in the area for its annual fairs – the Childwickbury Art and Music Fair, and the magical Childwickbury Christmas Fair.

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Cosmopolitan London Colney

Posted by St Albans Car and Van Hire on July 25th 2016

Known as a dormitory or satellite village of St. Albans, where some villagers travel to work and shop, you would be wrong in thinking London Colney is a small, quiet village. It is actually one of the biggest villages in Britain, with a lively and cosmopolitan community, situated north of the country’s capital, and only about three miles from the centre of St. Albans, Hertfordshire.

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Scarecrows and Structures in Flamstead

Posted by St Albans Car and Van Hire on July 18th 2016

A little under eight miles from St. Albans, and only a few minutes’ drive from Dunstable, Hemel Hempstead, Luton and Harpenden, on a ridge above the River Ver, is the picturesque and historical dormitory village of Flamstead.

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Drive Through Villages

Posted by St Albans Car and Van Hire on July 11th 2016

As you drive out of St. Albans, having picked up your hire car or van, you will pass through several of the town’s surrounding villages. This article talks about a few of them, just so as you recognise the names as you’re passing through.

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Places to visit around St. Albans

Posted by St Albans Car and Van Hire on July 4th 2016

There are many villages in the vicinity of St. Albans, which might be worth a little drive to. Here are just a few of our suggestions…

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Travel in Tewin

Posted by St Albans Car and Van Hire on May 31st 2016

A London commuting village between the towns of Welwyn Garden City, Hertford, Stevenage and Welwyn, Tewin is a popular village in Hertfordshire, with a population of about 2000. It is about ten miles from St. Albans, directly accessible along the North Orbital Road, but sits in a wonderful rural landscape.

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An Introduction to Porters Wood

Posted by St Albans Car and Van Hire on May 16th 2016

Porters Wood, Hertfordshire, is less than two miles from the centre of St. Albans, a short drive from the Harpenden Road, and should take less than ten minutes in the car, so long as the traffic is kind!

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