JP Asher Reporter firstname.lastname@example.org @journo_JP JP Asher is Letchworth & Baldock reporter for the Comet. He lives in Hitchin with his wife and two small children, and is a keen Luton Town football supporter. More news stories Help us spruce up our town! Council unveils £1m community partnership plans for Stevenage’s parks and public areas 18:41 Martin Elvery One million pounds will be set aside to improve community areas across Stevenage over the coming years. Biggleswade pubgoer ‘robbed and assaulted by man in unlicensed minicab’ 17:17 JP Asher A Biggleswade pubgoer was allegedly robbed and assaulted after taking a ride in what turned out to be an unlicensed minicab at the weekend – and police have today appealed for witnesses. Video: Elaine LaRoche memorial garden unveiled at Baldock nursery after community pulls together to support Prince’s Trust project 16:32 JP Asher A garden built by a team of young people in memory of a beloved Baldock school secretary has today been unveiled at her old workplace. Gallery: Heatwave: Families have fun in the sun as North Herts bakes in hottest weather since 1976 12:10 Martin Elvery As North Hertforshire baked in the UK’s hottest weather since 1976, Comet photographer Danny Loo cooled off by visiting some of our splash parks and swimming pools to see how families were coping in the heat.