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The Comet

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Stevenage boy, 11, is a winner in national poetry competition

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 5:07pm

An 11-year-old boy from Stevenage has been named the regional winner of a national competition which saw more than 25,000 children enter.

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Easter fun in Letchworth including free chocolate

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 4:13pm

The Love Letchworth Easter events are already in full swing, with families travelling from as far as Plymouth to be a part of the action.

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Chicksands woman wins £20,000 in compensation from dentist

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 4:07pm

A Chicksands woman was received £20,000 in compensation from her dentist after ending up in hospital following root canal treatment.

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Biggleswade Good Neighbours complete first litter pick of 2018

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 4:04pm

The Biggleswade Good Neighbours group have been out and about battling the elements on their first litter pick of the year.

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Young Stotfold boy on marathon mission for Parkinson’s UK

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 3:58pm

An eight-year-old boy from Stotfold has taken it upon himself to run a marathon in sections to raise money for Parkinson’s UK after watching his great grandmother suffer with the disease.

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Spitfire soars into skies near Biggleswade after full restoration

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 3:23pm

A Spitfire that saw active service in the Second World War has soared into clear blue skies for a successful maiden flight after a full restoration.

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Concerns grow for missing ‘vulnerable’ man with Stevenage links

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 2:50pm

Concerns are growing for the welfare of a 55-year-old man described by police as “vulnerable” who has been missing since yesterday afternoon.

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Stevenage school fundraisers sleep out for homelessness charity

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 11:47am

Students and staff at a Stevenage school slept outside to raise awareness and funds for young people in Hertfordshire affected by or at risk of homelessness.

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End of ‘phenomenal journey’ for Hitchin furniture shop Gila Timur

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 10:01am

A Hitchin furniture shop that has supported cottage industries in Asia for two decades is closing down – and its founder says it has been a ‘phenomenal journey’.

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Major Stevenage road closed in both directions after crash

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 8:39am

A major road in Stevenage is closed in both directions this morning after a crash.

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Hitchin primary school marks 60th anniversary

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 8:32am

Purwell Primary School in Hitchin has marked its 60th anniversary, and has a set of events planned throughout the diamond year.

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Comedy based in Stevenage starring two friends coming to Channel 4

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 7:20am

A brand new Channel 4 comedy will be hitting our screens tomorrow night centring on the lives of two Stevenage builders, Lee and Dean.

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Temporary ‘stay of execution’ for Hitchin park – but it still faces axe

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 6:28pm

A much-loved Hitchin play area received a temporary “stay of execution” last night.

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Hand-restored dolls’ house stolen in Hitchin burglary

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 4:41pm

A hand-restored dolls’ house of great sentimental value has been stolen in a burglary in Hitchin – and officers have today appealed for witnesses.

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Three months to save Letchworth playground after temporary reprieve

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 4:08pm

A beloved Letchworth play area that faces the axe will stay for another three months after a mother’s passionate pleas to councillors last night.

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Carer who helped unresponsive Stevenage man slapped with £100 parking charge

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 3:16pm

A carer who forgot to input his car details while rushing into a retirement complex to help an unresponsive man has been slapped with a £100 parking charge.

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Addenbrooke’s Hospital black alert: Winter pressures ease slightly

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 12:36pm

Winter pressures which saw Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge go into a ‘black alert’ yesterday have now eased slightly, with today’s elective surgeries going ahead.

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Increase in thefts from gardens, sheds and garages expected

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 9:37am

Herts Police are urging residents to secure their gardens, sheds and garages ahead of a predicted increase in thefts.

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What new Great Northern timetable means for Biggleswade commuters

Tue, 27/03/2018 - 6:51pm

Rail operator Govia Thameslink has released its May 2018 timetable after making changes to help appease concerns of rail user groups.

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Calls to save Hertfordshire’s public art collection as consultation deadline nears

Tue, 27/03/2018 - 5:55pm

A petition to ‘save Hertfordshire’s public art collection’ has received more than 1,200 signatures – as Herts County Council consults on plans to dispose of 91 per cent of the collection.

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