The Harper Dennis Hobbs 2017 Vitality Ranking places St Albans in 15th place out of 1000 centres.

The vitality ranking focuses on the type of retail offer and its suitability to the catchment area.

The ranking sees St Albans move up 7 places since 2014.

Hertfordshire has two centres in the top 50 with Berkhamsted in 16th place.