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The Comet

All the latest news stories from The Comet
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Hitchin school gets zebra crossing – as petition is launched for another

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 5:07pm

It’s good news for a Hitchin primary school, as a new zebra crossing has opened – but a mum has launched a petition for her kids’ school to get another one further up the same road.

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Biggleswade mayor cuts ribbion on brand new retirement homes

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 5:04pm

The Mayor of Biggleswade joined retirees to celebrate the opening of a new retirement living developement in the town last week.

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Hitchin’s Red Hart surging back under Groundworks coffee kings Tom and Ben

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 5:04pm

An iconic Hitchin pub that closed last year is back with a bang under the team behind one of the town’s favourite coffeehouses.

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Prolific Stevenage shoplifter jailed after spate of thefts

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 5:03pm

A prolific thief from Stevenage who stole items including electronics, razors and a charity box during a spate of shoplifting has been jailed.

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Letchworth’s Joyce, 92, takes on charity walk for second year running

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 4:59pm

A 92-year-old woman from Letchworth is taking on a section of the Greenway route for the second consecutive year tomorrow.

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IN PICTURES: Firefighters tackle 100-tonne Hitchin scrapyard blaze

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 3:29pm

Dramatic photographs taken by emergency personnel and the public show how firefighters from across Hertfordshire today tackled a 100-tonne scrapyard blaze on Hitchin’s industrial estate.

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Chairman and vice chairman re-elected after council vote

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 3:00pm

The chairman of Central Bedfordshire Council will remain in her post for another year after being re-elected last night.

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Hitchin fire: 100-tonne scrapyard blaze out with nobody injured

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 2:41pm

Emergency crews have successfully put out a 100-tonne electrical goods fire on the town’s industrial estate.

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New North Herts council chairman – as Labour takes Hitchin and Letchworth committees

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 1:56pm

The new chairman of North Herts District Council was announced last night – along with the Labour chairmen for two of the authority’s area committees.

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Hitchin fire: Schools on lockdown as smoke billows over town

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 1:04pm

Schools across Hitchin are on lockdown today as emergency crews tackle a 100-tonne electrical goods fire on the town’s industrial estate.

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Suspected Hitchin burglar charged with firearm possession and making threats to kill

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 12:58pm

A suspected burglar has appeared in court charged with offences including firearm possession and making threats to kill after an overnight siege in Hitchin.

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Hitchin fire: Crews from as far off as St Albans tackling electrical goods blaze

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 11:27am

The massive electrical goods fire in Hitchin’s industrial estate is being tackled by crews from as far away as St Albans.

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Woman arrested following Letchworth fire

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 10:54am

A woman in her 50s been arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life following a fire in Letchworth yesterday evening.

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Nobody injured in massive Hitchin electrical goods fire

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 10:43am

Nobody has been injured in the massive electrical fire in Hitchin’s industrial area, police have confirmed to the Comet.

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Massive electrical goods fire on Hitchin industrial estate

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 10:08am

An electrical fire in Hitchin’s industrial area has sent massive plumes of black smoke billowing into the sky above North Herts.

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Action urgently needed over Sandy pollution levels, says independent Potton councillor

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 9:40am

Independent Potton councillor Adam Zerny has demanded action from Central Bedfordshire Council regarding pollution levels in Sandy.

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Consultation over changes to Central Beds town and parish councils

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 9:36am

Central Bedfordshire Council is asking residents for feedback about proposed changes to local councils.

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Motorcycle stolen in Letchworth burglary

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 8:24am

Burglars have stolen a motorcycle from the garage of a Letchworth home – and police have now launched an appeal to trace it.

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Stevenage ladies do the MoonWalk for breast cancer cause

Thu, 17/05/2018 - 4:53pm

Staff from a special needs school and a Stevenage physiotherapist were among those to take on MoonWalk London overnight on Saturday – all to raise money for a breast cancer charity.

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Great Northern to rebrief staff on ticketing after incorrect advice given

Thu, 17/05/2018 - 4:35pm

The Great Northern rail line operator is to rebrief station staff after passengers received incorrect ticketing advice ahead of an overhauled timetable’s introduction this weekend.

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