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The Comet

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Biggleswade woman’s warning after rock dropped onto car from A1(M) bridge near Baldock services

Fri, 27/10/2017 - 12:42pm

A Biggleswade woman wants to warn other motorists after what she believes to be a rock smashed her windscreen while driving on the A1(M) last night.

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MP Sir Oliver Heald and Save the Children Hitchin chairman meet at parliament

Fri, 27/10/2017 - 11:31am

North East Herts MP Sir Oliver Heald and Save the Children’s Hitchin branch chairman have met at parliament and discussed the charity’s global efforts.

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NSPCC stalwart Norma Alcock’s MBE celebrated near Hitchin

Fri, 27/10/2017 - 10:58am

The NSPCC has held a double celebration near Hitchin after a long-serving North Herts stalwart was appointed MBE in the branch’s 125th anniversary year.

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Hitchin’s Radcliffe Arms reopens with roaring trade

Fri, 27/10/2017 - 10:53am

Hitchin’s Radcliffe Arms pub reopened to punters last night – and with the offer of free pizza for all comers, the place was crammed full.

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Letchworth campaigner takes stand against transgender myths

Fri, 27/10/2017 - 9:48am

A transgender campaigner and journalist from Letchworth helps lead the fight against national stories claiming there is a ‘trans agenda.’

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Progress 8: How are schools faring in Stevenage and North Herts?

Thu, 26/10/2017 - 7:20pm

The latest provisional secondary school performance results are a mixed bag in Stevenage and North Herts – so we’ve had a look at which scored top marks and which need to shape up.

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North Herts ‘brown bin tax’ could mean recycling decline

Thu, 26/10/2017 - 5:13pm

The £40 ‘brown bin tax’ set to be introduced in North Herts next May could lead to fewer people recycling, judging from developments in Welwyn Hatfield.

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Still time to get tickets to this weekend’s Celebrate!!! concert in Stevenage in tribute to the late Sherma Batson

Thu, 26/10/2017 - 4:45pm

Soul singer Nathan Boyce Watson, singer-songwriter Gabz and local actors who have gone on to film and stage success are to perform at Celebrate!!! at the Gordon Craig Theatre in Stevenage on Saturday in memory of Councillor Sherma Batson.

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Stevenage paedophile opera singer Nicholas Ransley jailed

Thu, 26/10/2017 - 4:30pm

A paedophile opera singer from Stevenage has been jailed after being caught with sexual images of children and animals just months into a community sentence.

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Halloween-themed cabaret show in Hitchin this weekend

Thu, 26/10/2017 - 4:14pm

There’s an evening of Halloween-themed cabaret on offer in Hitchin this weekend, with burlesque entertainment including sassy showgirls and more.

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English Football League to take no action against Stevenage FC over claims Grimsby Town supporters were made to show their bras

Thu, 26/10/2017 - 2:16pm

The English Football League says it will not take action against Stevenage Football Club after allegations that its stewards forced female Grimsby Town supporters to show their bras and performed searches on young children.

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Stevenage and North Herts crime is on the up, according to new figures

Thu, 26/10/2017 - 11:57am

After fresh crime figures were released by the Office for National Statistics, the Comet has crunched the numbers to give you the lowdown on what types of crime are going up and what’s coming down...

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Stevenage dad’s Great South Run in memory of stillborn son exceeds expectations

Thu, 26/10/2017 - 10:33am

A dad who took part in the Great South Run on Sunday in memory of his son, who was stillborn last year, has said raising more than £3,000 for charity has far exceeded his expectations.

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Stevenage’s Erica, four, is taking on a triathlon to raise money for refugees

Thu, 26/10/2017 - 9:02am

A four-year-old girl is doing a triathlon to raise money for refugees, after seeing a television programme about children having to live in tents.

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Air ambulance lands in Letchworth after man in 80s collapses

Thu, 26/10/2017 - 7:28am

An air ambulance landed in Letchworth yesterday morning after a man aged in his 80s collapsed.

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Ice cream parlour hits back at damning Facebook post by former employee questioning its hygiene

Wed, 25/10/2017 - 5:13pm

An ice cream parlour in Stevenage has hit back at posts on Facebook which have gone viral showing pictures of piles of rubbish and dirty containers at the High Street establishment.

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Enchanted Day Nursery in Letchworth starts as it means to go on with launch event

Wed, 25/10/2017 - 5:04pm

A Letchworth nursery held a launch event with soft play, face painting and a cake sale to celebrate the upcoming opening.

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Biggleswade chef wins national curry industry award

Wed, 25/10/2017 - 3:33pm

The team at a Biggleswade curry house are celebrating after their chef was crowned one of the UK’s curry kings at a gala event in London.

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Further arrests after Letchworth closure order is breached again

Wed, 25/10/2017 - 2:05pm

A further four arrests have been made after a closure order was breached at a bungalow in Letchworth.

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Shefford schoolboys complete 24-hour gameathon to support Children in Need

Wed, 25/10/2017 - 1:08pm

A team of seven kids from Shefford’s Robert Bloomfield Academy have marked their half term with a 24-hour gaming challenge for charity.

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