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The Comet

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Passchendaele centenary: Hertfordshire Regiment memorial dedicated on Third Battle of Ypres battlefield near St Julien, exactly 100 years on

Tue, 01/08/2017 - 7:22am

A memorial honouring the heroes of the Hertfordshire Regiment was dedicated in Belgium yesterday at the site of their defining moment, exactly 100 years on.

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Baldock water supply interrupted after main bursts

Tue, 01/08/2017 - 7:03am

Much of Baldock remains without running water this morning after a main burst yesterday evening.

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Wards at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital to become more dementia-friendly after Forget-Me-Not appeal hits £215,000 target

Mon, 31/07/2017 - 6:26pm

An appeal to make wards at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital more dementia-friendly has hit its fundraising target – following a huge donation from a supermarket charity.

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Biggleswade’s The Crown Hotel to reopen next week as Wetherspoon pub

Mon, 31/07/2017 - 5:30pm

Pub chain JD Wetherspoon is set to open its new pub and hotel in Biggleswade next week – with the creation of 75 new jobs.

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Police investigate after youth allegedly threatened with knife at Arlesey skate park

Mon, 31/07/2017 - 4:47pm

Police are investigating after reports of a youngster being threatened with a knife at a skate park in Arlesey.

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Council sets up safe house for victims of domestic abuse in Stevenage

Mon, 31/07/2017 - 4:22pm

A safe house where women or men can go to begin rebuilding their lives after suffering domestic abuse has been set up by Stevenage Borough Council.

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Fairfield fundraisers complete 100km Trailwalker challenge to raise £6,000 for Oxfam and Gurkha Welfare Fund

Mon, 31/07/2017 - 3:06pm

A family of fundraisers completed a gruelling 100km trek across the South Downs over the weekend to raise £6,000 for charity.

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Stevenage man who went completely blind at just 27 to hold Herts Vision Loss fundraiser after partially regaining sight

Mon, 31/07/2017 - 1:40pm

A man who spent more than two years of his life completely blind is holding a fundraising music night to support others who have lost their sight.

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‘All the single ladies’ – Baldock artist Callum Abbott joins gender debate with debut exhibition in Letchworth

Mon, 31/07/2017 - 1:39pm

An artist from Baldock is aiming to make a point about the objectification of women with his debut exhibition at a Letchworth gallery.

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Letchworth Sainsbury’s raises more than £6,000 to Garden House Hospice Care

Mon, 31/07/2017 - 1:35pm

A Letchworth supermarket has presented a cheque for more than £6,000 to Garden House Hospice Care following a year of fundraising.

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Passchendaele centenary: ‘Meeting my 19-year-old grandfather through his handwritten pocketbook’

Mon, 31/07/2017 - 11:58am

A Letchworth woman whose grandfather was wounded at the Third Battle of Ypres 100 years ago has told of “truly meeting” her ancestor through his handwritten wartime pocketbook.

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Steam and country fair is ready to roll at Knebworth Park

Mon, 31/07/2017 - 10:22am

Brought to you by the same team behind the popular Christmas Fair at Knebworth Park in November, Oakleigh Fairs say thousands are expected to flock to the park over the weekend of August 12 and 13 for the annual Steam Country & Crafts Fair.

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Passchendaele centenary: New standard dedication at Stotfold service commemorating 100 years since start of Third Battle of Ypres

Sun, 30/07/2017 - 6:30pm

The old and bold of Stotfold, Arlesey and beyond have come together to mark a century since the start of the Third Battle of Ypres.

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Passchendaele centenary: Hertfordshire Regiment memorial to be unveiled in Belgium this morning, 100 years on from Third Battle of Ypres’ first day

Sun, 30/07/2017 - 6:30pm

Historians are to mark the centenary of the start of the Third Battle of Ypres by unveiling a new Hertfordshire Regiment memorial in Belgium this morning.

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Youngsters explore world of engineering at Baldock radio hub open day

Sun, 30/07/2017 - 12:07pm

The hub near Baldock that monitors the UK’s radio spectrum opened its doors to engineers of the future on Friday.

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Missing Letchworth man now found safe and well

Sat, 29/07/2017 - 5:26pm

A missing Letchworth man, gone for nearly three weeks, has been found safe and well.

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Shopping in Letchworth exhibition is a real trip back in time

Fri, 28/07/2017 - 5:40pm

Community historians in Letchworth have put together a real trip back in time over the next month or so, with a free exhibition about shopping in the garden city.

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Hitchin woman who targeted mother-in-law with massive fraud and thefts has case adjourned

Fri, 28/07/2017 - 4:03pm

A Hitchin woman who defrauded and stole from her mother-in-law to the tune of many thousands of pounds has today had her case adjourned.

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Concerns grow for missing Stevenage woman

Fri, 28/07/2017 - 3:46pm

Concerns are growing for a woman from Stevenage who has been missing since this morning.

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Charles Wells offshoot vows to reopen Hitchin’s Radcliffe pub – with homes included in planning application

Fri, 28/07/2017 - 12:12pm

A Hitchin pub dating back to 1867 has been bought by the Charles Wells brewery stable, which has lodged a planning application to reopen it and build two homes on part of the site.

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