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The Comet

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Stevenage school secures £650,000 for improvements after boiler failure forced closure

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 5:47pm

A school which had to close during winter due a broken boiler is having its entire heating system replaced after securing £650,000 in government funding.

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Stevenage-based Hart Learning Group confirms new chief executive

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 5:45pm

The Stevenage-based Hart Learning Group has today appointed North Hertfordshire College’s principal to be its new chief executive.

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Run Round the Garden returns to Letchworth

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 5:22pm

Letchworth’s only town centre running event is back – but you’ll have to move fast to secure a place.

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Out of sight, out of mind? Widow with severe dementia kept locked in bungalow

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 5:16pm

An 88-year-old widow living with dementia so severe she does not know her husband has died was kept locked in their old home for weeks by social services.

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Biggleswade railway station poetry box brightening up life’s journeys

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 5:11pm

Railway stations have been the sites of angry and outrage recently, but a poet from Biggleswade is trying to brighten up people’s journeys.

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Road policing unit to clamp down on traffic offences

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 5:07pm

Beds, Cambs and Herts Road Policing Unit are targeting motorists who pose the greatest risk on the roads.

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Letchworth Rotary club makes history with first ever female member

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 5:04pm

The Rotary Club of Letchworth Garden City has welcomed its first ever female member in its 94 year history.

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Sandy and Biggleswade community nurse receives prestigious award

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 5:04pm

A Sandy and Biggleswade community nursing sister has been honoured for her professional commitment.

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Brandles boys hope to raise £1,000 for Hitchin sanctuary

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 5:02pm

A group of boys from the Brandles School in Baldock have completed a series of events to raise funds for North Herts Sanctuary in Hitchin.

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Stevenage school students win water saving competition with innovative shower design

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 5:01pm

Students from a school in Stevenage have been crowned champions of Challenge Water 2018.

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Record carp catch for Bedfordshire angling duo

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 5:01pm

A pair of anglers from Bedfordshire claim to have caught the two biggest carp in the UK on record.

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Stevenage showcase gives a snapshot into Hertfordshire carers’ lives

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 4:45pm

A group of unpaid carers who enjoy photography are exhibiting their pictures and a snapshot into their lives as part of Carers in Hertfordshire’s Carers’ Week celebrations.

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Petition on Herts County Council art collection sell-off triggers debate

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 3:42pm

Councillors will look again at controversial plans to sell off its public art collection on Tuesday (June 5) – after a petition to save the artworks was signed by more than 1,500 people.

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North Herts waste portfolio holder set for Hitchin grilling

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 2:43pm

The North Hertfordshire cabinet member responsible for the authority’s much-criticised waste and recycling services is to be grilled by the public in Hitchin town centre tomorrow, and by members of the Hitchin committee on Tuesday night.

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Thousands of Stevenage flats set for £45 million revamp

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 12:03pm

Some 550 Stevenage blocks of flats are to be revamped as part of a £45 million project.

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Letchworth pre-school celebrates 50th anniversary

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 10:30am

A Letchworth pre-school have celebrated its 50th anniversary with an open day filled with dancing, face-painting and cake.

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Driver walks away with minor injuries after car ends up on roof near Hitchin

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 7:36am

A motorist walked away with only minor injuries after the car he was driving ended up on its roof on a country road between Hitchin and Luton last night.

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Half marathon tribute for Biggleswade runner Vikki Vowles

Thu, 31/05/2018 - 5:24pm

Biggleswade Athletic Club members ran a half marathon on Sunday to pay tribute to a beloved fellow runner who tragically died last year.

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Shefford summer fête this weekend

Thu, 31/05/2018 - 5:05pm

The Shefford Town Memorial Association is holding its annual summer fête this Sunday, and it promises to be bigger and better than ever.

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Hexton B655 crash: Witness appeal as officers work to trace people who left scene

Thu, 31/05/2018 - 4:52pm

Officers investigating yesterday’s fatal crash near Hitchin have now appealed for witnesses, as they work to trace four people who left the scene before police arrived.

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