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The Comet

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Alfie Barker who trolled Premier League star Harry Arter over death of his stillborn daughter back in football after signing for Baldock Town

Wed, 20/09/2017 - 2:27am

Alfie Barker, the player at the centre of a social media storm for mocking AFC Bournemouth star Harry Arter over his stillborn daughter during a match with Arsenal last season, is back in football.

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MP Nadine Dorries backs Lower Stondon villagers’ call for new Bovis Homes access route

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 6:40pm

Villagers opposing a construction access route through narrow streets and three 90-degree corners have won the backing of Mid Beds MP Nadine Dorries.

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Concerns grow for missing Stevenage man Barry Matthews

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 6:31pm

A pensioner from Stevenage has been missing since about 10am this morning, and police have now appealed for the public’s help to find him.

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Drug dealer jailed after £2.5 million haul is found in lorry bound for Sandy

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 6:10pm

A 53-year-old drug dealer has been jailed after a £2.5 million haul was discovered in a lorry bound for Sandy.

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Investigation launched after 48-year-old man arrested in St Albans dies at Stevenage Police Station

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 4:15pm

An independent investigation has been launched after a 48-year-old man who had been arrested in St Albans died in custody while at Stevenage Police Station.

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North East Beds MP Alistair Burt and RAF Henlow officer open new pre-school

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 2:11pm

North East Beds MP Alistair Burt joined forces with an RAF Henlow officer on Friday to formally declare a new pre-school open.

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Kitten dies after gun dogs’ savage attack on village rec near Hitchin

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 12:56pm

A six-month-old kitten had to be put down after being savaged by two out-of-control gun dogs on a village recreation ground near Hitchin yesterday.

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Chance to learn the secrets behind Stevenage’s mystery sculpture

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 11:26am

Hertford Astronomers group is coming to Stevenage on Saturday to host a day of astronomical fun and knowledge in Forum Square – outside Barclays Bank from 10am to 4pm.

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A quacking weekend of fundraising and fun for Sutton village

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 11:23am

Sutton villagers and visitors were able to enjoy the annual duck race and flower show at the weekend.

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Disgraced Bedfordshire Police officer Gareth Suffling jailed for prostitute blackmail bid

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 10:30am

A disgraced former Bedfordshire Police officer has been jailed after he admitted trying to blackmail a man for using a prostitute.

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Missing Baldock man Balbir Bhachu found safe in Maidstone – 10 days after last sighting in Hitchin

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 9:48am

A 50-year-old Baldock man who went missing for more than a week was found safe in Kent in the early hours of this morning.

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Fairfield neighbourhood plan overwhelmingly endorsed by referendum

Mon, 18/09/2017 - 5:49pm

The protection of Fairfield’s unique character has been overwhelmingly backed by referendum in what has been called a milestone in the village’s history.

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Appeal to trace missing Baldock’s Balbir Bhachu – nine days after last sighting in Hitchin

Mon, 18/09/2017 - 4:58pm

A 50-year-old man from Baldock has been missing for nine days since he was last seen in Hitchin – and police have today appealed to the public for help tracing him.

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Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee Morning in North Herts: Everything you need to know

Mon, 18/09/2017 - 2:53pm

You can help raise money for cancer care and indulge in coffee and cake by joining Macmillan’s World’s Biggest Coffee Mornings which take place around the county on Friday, September 29,

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#CouldYouCare? - inspirational nan led Stevenage man to change careers and become a carer

Mon, 18/09/2017 - 1:24pm

The inspiration of his nan, a carer for more than 40 years, led Stevenage resident Bradley Bliss down a new career path.

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Jailed Stevenage burglar could take until 2022 to pay compensation bill

Mon, 18/09/2017 - 12:19pm

A jailed burglar from Stevenage who continued offending while on bail could take until 2022 to finish paying back the cost of what he stole.

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Summer Reading Challenge: Hitchin, Letchworth and Baldock kids take part in record numbers

Mon, 18/09/2017 - 12:18pm

Record numbers of children have taken part in the summer reading challenge run by the Hitchin, Letchworth and Baldock libraries this year – with more than 900 in Hitchin alone.

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Health check: Do our NHS services in Stevenage and North Herts fit the gloomy picture portrayed in the national media?

Mon, 18/09/2017 - 11:15am

We’re so used to seeing negative headlines about the NHS splashed across newspapers and the internet that it’s easy just to accept our health service is in crisis.

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Hitchin stars in Spanish speakers’ hit English instruction video

Mon, 18/09/2017 - 9:13am

Hitchin is a hit with students across the Spanish-speaking world this morning, thanks to an English instruction video filmed in the town centre.

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Increased high-visibility patrols to continue in Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire after Friday’s terror attack

Mon, 18/09/2017 - 8:03am

Despite the terror threat level having been reduced Herts and Beds police say you can expect to see them continuing high-visibility patrols in the wake of Friday’s bomb attack on the London tube.

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