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The Comet

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Commuters get first look at new Great Northern trains

Mon, 06/11/2017 - 10:11am

Commuters from Sandy, Biggleswade, Arlesey, Hitchin and Stevenage today have the first chance to ride on two new trains offering live updates about the Tube and where to find space onboard.

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A1(M) delays near Stevenage after crash involving motorbike

Mon, 06/11/2017 - 7:42am

There are long delays on the A1(M) near Stevenage and Letchworth this morning after a crash involving a motorbike.

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Bonfire Night: Where you can watch the fireworks in Stevenage, Hitchin and Letchworth on Sunday

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 5:11pm

Fireworks will light up the sky above Stevenage, Hitchin and Letchworth this Sunday, November 5.

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Increased funding for volunteers who visit dying patients at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 4:53pm

Volunteers who provide companionship for dying patients who have no visitors at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital have been given a funding boost in the wake of a national report which reveals patients are dying alone due to staff shortages.

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Stevenage attacker jailed for seven years but cleared of attempted murder alongside co-defendant

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 4:42pm

Two Stevenage men have been cleared of attempted murder, but one of them has been jailed after being found guilty of wounding with intent.

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Letchworth’s ‘What would Sappho say?’ competition winners receive prizes

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 4:12pm

Winners of Letchworth’s ‘What would Sappho Say?’ writing and art competition have received their prizes in Howard Park alongside the statue of the woman who acted as muse to so much creativity this summer.

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Community Spirit in Biggleswade set to bring care packages to the homeless this Christmas

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 4:05pm

A community group in Biggleswade is preparing for another busy year of collecting donations to create care packages for the homeless this Christmas.

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Hollywood is calling for young Stotfold dancer looking to take next step in career

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 3:56pm

A teenage dancer from Stotfold is heading to Hollywood to continue her education in the performing arts.

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NHDC urges Tesco shoppers to vote for scheme to build new playground

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 3:25pm

North Herts District Council is calling on Tesco shoppers to vote for their scheme to help provide a new play area in Letchworth.

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Yoga instructor launches classes to help people affected by eating disorders

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 1:50pm

A mental health campaigner who battled anorexia is hoping to help others with lessons specifically targeted for people with eating disorders.

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Thousands sign petition to save Cuffley Camp as Herts County Council considers closure

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 12:58pm

A petition launched yesterday to save Cuffley Camp Outdoor Centre has already amassed more than 5,000 signatures, as Hertfordshire County Council decides whether to close the facility.

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Martins Way in Stevenage blocked after two-car collision

Fri, 03/11/2017 - 9:11am

There was traffic congestion in Stevenage yesterday evening after two cars collided on Martins Way.

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Building for the future - a one billion pound project to transform Stevenage’s social housing

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 6:17pm

Chief reporter Martin Elvery takes a tour around Stevenage to see the first fruits of a billion pound council housing overhaul.

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Don’t take away my takeaway, says Biggleswade curry house boss

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 5:13pm

A Biggleswade restaurateur has launched a campaign against his landlord over a plan to turn his takeaway into flats.

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Children in Nepal enjoy Baldock’s dress donations

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 5:10pm

Schoolchildren in Nepal have benefitted from the generosity of Baldock residents who have donated their second-hand dresses in a charity drive.

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Private healthcare firm behind Hitchin hospital fined £550,000

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 4:43pm

A healthcare provider that runs a private hospital in Hitchin has been fined more than half a million pounds after failing to act on safety concerns raised by an occupational health nurse.

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Long-serving Stevenage FC goalie gets his mitts on the switch at town’s Christmas lights launch

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 4:37pm

Stevenage Borough Council’s Christmas lights switch on show should be in safe hands this year when Stevenage FC goalkeeper Chris Day pushes the button in the town centre on Thursday, November 30.

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Hitchin’s FFE helps fire Bloodhound team towards world land speed record

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 1:24pm

You may have heard about the Bloodhound rocket car project aiming to set a land speed record of 1,000mph – but you probably don’t know parts of it are made by a Hitchin firm.

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Eighties disco raises more than £1,000 for Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 11:52am

Michael Jackson, Wham! and Culture Club were all on the set list as an 80s disco raised more than £1,000 for a hospice near Biggleswade.

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Safety’s the name of the game in Hitchin ahead of fireworks celebrations

Thu, 02/11/2017 - 11:43am

Remember, remember, the fifth of November... but safety was the name of the game in Hitchin town centre last weekend.

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