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: 15 min 52 sec ago

Police appeal for witnesses after double arson attack in Letchworth

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 3:28pm

Police are appealing for information after two arson attacks in Letchworth town centre this week.

Categories: Local News

Zeus Packaging set for 97,500-sq-ft Biggleswade depot

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 1:50pm

An international packaging firm with its UK base in Stevenage is set to gain a 97,500-sq-ft distribution depot in Biggleswade.

Categories: Local News

Some surgery may have to be cancelled at Stevenage and Welwyn Garden City hospitals but most appointments will go ahead, say NHS bosses

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 1:21pm

Most planned operations and appointments are going ahead at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital and Welwyn Garden City’s QEII despite advice from NHS England to postpone them in order to ease winter pressures.

Categories: Local News

Police release CCTV image in Stevenage assault investigation

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 11:54am

Police in Stevenage are trying to trace a man they believe could help them with investigating an alleged assault that took place in October.

Categories: Local News

England Netball moves head office away from Hitchin

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 10:56am

Hitchin is no longer the home of England Netball after the national body moved away following almost three decades.

Categories: Local News

Storm Eleanor: Rail chaos continues with services now disrupted between Stevenage and Peterborough

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 10:12am

Chaos is continuing on the rails this morning with lines now blocked between Stevenage and Peterborough.

Categories: Local News

Two suspected drug dealers arrested at Letchworth hotel

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 9:42am

Two suspected drug dealers were arrested at a Letchworth town centre hotel yesterday afternoon after reports of suspicious activity in one of the rooms.

Categories: Local News

Storm Eleanor: Train lines blocked between Letchworth and Cambridge as high winds lash the area overnight

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 8:06am

Trains are delayed through North Hertfordshire this morning after power lines went down because of the high winds overnight and police and fire services are warning motorists to beware of fallen trees.

Categories: Local News

Letchworth writer named on Metro’s trans power list 2017/18 for top activists and influencers

Tue, 02/01/2018 - 6:01pm

A transgender activist and journalist from Letchworth has been recognised in the Metro’s trans power list 2017/18: top activists and influencers.

Categories: Local News

Hitchin school makes largest donation to foodbank

Tue, 02/01/2018 - 5:49pm

A Hitchin school made the biggest donation of the year to the district’s food bank over the festive period.

Categories: Local News

Labour shadow transport secretary Andy McDonald leads rail fare protests at Stevenage – before train breakdown

Tue, 02/01/2018 - 5:28pm

Labour’s shadow transport secretary met party campaigners at Stevenage railway station this morning to slam rail fare rises – before his train north for more demonstrations broke down.

Categories: Local News

Stevenage home care worker on why she’s happy to work over Christmas

Tue, 02/01/2018 - 3:46pm

While you sat down for your Christmas lunch, unwrapped a pile of presents or sat watching a film with the family, Hertfordshire home care staff were out on their rounds supporting those in need.

Categories: Local News

Hertfordshire Chief Constable Charlie Hall awarded in New Year’s Honours List

Tue, 02/01/2018 - 12:05pm

Hertfordshire’s Chief Constable has been awarded the Queen’s Police Medal in the New Year’s Honours List.

Categories: Local News

Commuters from North Herts and East Beds stations facing biggest hike in train fares since 2013

Tue, 02/01/2018 - 10:57am

Commuters across Comet country faced the headache of train fare hikes of an average of 3.4 per cent on their tickets as they boarded trains on the first working day of the new year.

Categories: Local News

Yellow weather warning in place for Hertfordshire as high winds expected from midnight

Tue, 02/01/2018 - 8:14am

We need to be prepared for severe weather driven by high winds across Comet country over the next few days, according to the Met Office.

Categories: Local News

New pieces now on display in mosaic trail for Biggleswade, Sandy and Potton

Tue, 02/01/2018 - 7:50am

A tiled mosaic including a unique link to children’s television show Thunderbirds is part of four new artworks that have just been added to the Story in Stone heritage trail – a project designed to promote the history of Sandy, Biggleswade and Potton.

Categories: Local News



Local Weather

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