The city of St Albans is Britain's most popular site of pilgrimage to the grave of Saint Albans, the first Christian martyred in Britain, and thus its earliest saint.

The city is ruled by the Bishop of Saint Albans.



The Battle of St Albans was the last battle of King Uther Pendragon. Although his army was victorious in defeat King Octa and his Saxons, the victory celebrations were marred with the use of foul poison that slew King Uther and almost all the lords in Logres