Category: Ariston site

Sinkhole Tours

Last October the country thrilled to the drama of the sinkhole on Bernards Heath – and the story is not finished yet. Much was written and said in the media, but there is nothing like being on the spot to

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Ariston Site – Further survey works

Peter Bone, Senior Surveyor for Public Sector Services, writes ‘Please note that the County Council has arranged for some further survey works to be carried out to check the ground conditions at the Ariston Works site. For most of the

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Ariston site – Heathlands Drive work

If you have walked along Heathlands Drive recently, you will probably have noticed clearance work near the Judo Club building.  Following on from work on the Lower Field, ground checks are being made on this area and the possibilility of

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Objects left on the Lower Field

Friends of Bernards Heath met with representatives of St Albans District Council and councillors Roma Mills and Richard Curthoys to review the current condition of the Lower Field. The new road across the field from the old fire station works

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Ariston Site and Lower Field Update

These gateposts are one of the few reminders of the Ariston tallow works on the Heath, a site that has been under consideration for residential development for some time. In January 2013 Hertfordshire County Council, HCC, announced its decision to

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