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The Comet

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Field fire in Biggleswade deemed to be accidental

Tue, 17/07/2018 - 10:15am

A field fire in Biggleswade over the weekend began accidentally during a crop harvest, the fire service has confirmed.

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Stevenage mum’s road to recovery after terrifying car crash

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:24pm

A mum-of-four has spoken for the first time of her determination to overcome serious injuries caused when a car crashed into her in a supermarket car park.

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Stevenage parents denied access to transgender daughter’s medical records after sudden death

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 6:21pm

The parents of a transgender woman are desperate to understand more about their child’s sudden death, but have been denied access to her medical records.

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Hero drain workers put out rubbish-bag fire outside Hitchin Starbucks

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 5:14pm

Quick-thinking drain workers averted disaster in Hitchin last night when they tackled a rubbish-bag fire that could have seriously damaged the town centre.

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Restaurateur and chef get hefty fines for food hygiene failings

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 4:04pm

The owner and head chef of a restaurant in a village near Hitchin have given hefty fines for a string of food hygiene failings.

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All clear as ‘First World War landmine’ near Stevenage turns out to be wheel

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 1:56pm

Residents are back in their homes after a bomb disposal team sent to deal with a suspected landmine south of Stevenage found it was only a metal wheel.

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Glue donations and staff losses stressed on Hitchin school funding action day

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 1:25pm

Activists stacked donated toilet rolls high in Hitchin town centre on Saturday to highlight the real-terms funding squeeze faced by schools.

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Hitchin Churchgate regeneration proposals backed in public survey

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 12:05pm

Plans for a joint-venture revamp of Hitchin’s Churchgate centre have received widespread support, according to the results of North Herts District Council’s public consultation.

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Hitchin Starbucks fire being investigated as arson

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 11:08am

A rubbish-bag fire outside Hitchin town centre’s Starbucks last night is being investigated as arson, police have now confirmed.

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A fabulous Forties weekend at the Flying Legends Air Show at IWM Duxford

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:59am

More than 31,000 visitors from all over the world enjoyed a wonderfully nostalgic weekend at the Flying Legends Air Show at IWM Duxford.

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Teenager arrested on suspicion of arson after Letchworth house fire

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:59am

A teenage boy has been arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life following a house fire in Letchworth this morning.

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Hitchin Starbucks damaged by midnight rubbish fire

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 9:42am

Rubbish piled up by the window of Hitchin’s Starbucks caught fire last night, causing considerable damage to the building.

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Flying Legends Air Show brings history to life at IWM Duxford

Sun, 15/07/2018 - 12:34pm

History came to life on the opening day of the 2018 Flying Legends Air Show at IWM Duxford on Saturday.

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A602 Hooks Cross crash: Seriously injured driver ‘stable’

Sun, 15/07/2018 - 9:28am

A man who was seriously injured in a crash on the A602 near Stevenage last weekend remains in hospital, more than a week after the incident.

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Crews from Sandy, Potton and more tackle Biggleswade field fire

Sat, 14/07/2018 - 4:56pm

Multiple fire crews are at the scene of a field blaze on the edge of Biggleswade this afternoon.

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Hospice bags £8,000 from Tesco’s community grant scheme

Fri, 13/07/2018 - 5:13pm

Garden House Hospice Care has raised £4,000 for its children’s bereavement service, and an additional £4,000 for its music therapy service from Tesco’s Bags of Help grant scheme.

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Teenager appears in court on attempted murder charge

Fri, 13/07/2018 - 5:00pm

A Letchworth teenager charged with attempted murder, attempted GBH with intent and two counts of possession of a bladed article has appeared in St Albans Crown Court this afternoon.

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Luton receives 40 per cent of Beds policing resources, commissioner says

Fri, 13/07/2018 - 4:59pm

Bedfordshire’s police and crime commissioner has confirmed that 40 per cent of the force’s resources are used in Luton.

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Green-fingered Letchworth pupils help by Jordans Trust donation

Fri, 13/07/2018 - 4:55pm

A donation from the Jordans Trust in Biggleswade has helped a group of green-fingered Letchworth schoolchildren to grow their own fresh produce.

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Lord-Lieutenant of Herts speaks out about role in the county

Fri, 13/07/2018 - 4:51pm

One might assume the Queen’s representative in Hertfordshire was a high-born baron lounging in a castle somewhere in the Home Counties Green Belt.

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