Residents have barely two weeks left to vote for their favourites among the 350 nominations for the St Albans Food and Drink Festival awards.

Thirteen titles are on the menu in the annual contest including best pub, best café and best market stall.

The list includes three new titles – best restaurant for a special occasion, best restaurant for everyday dining and best place to do business.

The results will be revealed at a glittering Festival Awards Dinner at Sopwell House Hotel on Monday 2 October.