Stevenage on the web

Social Networking

Share this page with your friends


Your Advert Here

Your advert could be here, Contact Us for more information


Do you run a restaurant / take away, run a shop or business in or around Stevenage? Would you like us to publish a review of your business? Contact Us for more information.

The Comet

All the latest news stories from The Comet
Updated: 13 min 34 sec ago

Comet Community Awards 2018: Tears and cheers at emotional Stevenage ceremony

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 11:33pm

There were amazing stories and amazing people in Stevenage tonight at the Comet Community Awards, a celebration of all that makes our part of the world the very best.

Categories: Local News

Potton woman’s incredible fundraising effort for hospital that saved her life

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 5:22pm

A Potton women has been raising money for a heart and lung transplant hospital that saved her life two years ago.

Categories: Local News

Successful debut album release for young Ickwell musician

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 5:19pm

A young singer from Ickwell has released his debut album to much acclaim.

Categories: Local News

RAF Tempsford: Lifting the lid on top-secret Second World War base

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 5:16pm

The history of the Royal Air Force – celebrating its centenary this year – is well documented, with tales of wartime heroics and peacetime innovation.

Categories: Local News

Sandy archaeological finds displayed to public as cemetery excavation continues

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 5:11pm

People have been invited to visit the site of the Sandy archaeological dig to find out what has been discovered.

Categories: Local News

Hitchin Library formally reopened following revamp

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 5:10pm

Dozens of guests joined the team at Hitchin Library to celebrate the formal reopening of the site on Tuesday.

Categories: Local News

Arlesey Women’s Insitute marks 100 years

Fri, 18/05/2018 - 5:08pm

Arlesey’s Women’s Institute has marked its 100th birthday, with two former presidents on hand to help celebrate the occasion.

Categories: Local News

National Foster Care Fortnight supported by Central Beds and Herts councils

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

Central Bedfordshire Council is encouraging people in the county to foster as part of a national campaign.

Categories: Local News

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.

Categories: Local News

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.

Categories: Local News

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.

Categories: Local News

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.

Categories: Local News

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.

Categories: Local News

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.

Categories: Local News

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.

Categories: Local News

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.

Categories: Local News

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.

Categories: Local News

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.

Categories: Local News

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.

Categories: Local News

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.

Categories: Local News



Local Weather

This Stevenage weather forecast is generated by the Met Office Weather Widget