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A pair of young brothers from Hitchin, who made Comet headlines last year when they ran into hometown music idol James Bay, have met the star again – and got him to sign their front page story.

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Hitchin
Thursday, August 17, 2017

Staff and students at Samuel Whitbread Academy in Shefford are celebrating “the best A-level results in the school’s history”.

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Biggleswade Comet
Thursday, August 17, 2017

Students and staff at Stratton Upper School in Biggleswade are celebrating after the number of higher A-level grades increased, with results opened this morning.

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Biggleswade Comet
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

An early-morning train from Royston to London has today been involved in a low-speed crash at King’s Cross station.

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London
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

If you’re looking for a fun day out for all the family, the organisers of this year’s bank holiday Ashwell Show say there will be something for everyone.

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Ashwell
Friday, August 11, 2017

A community stalwart who was an active member of Ashwell for many years – and a former contributor to the Comet – has sadly passed away aged 73.

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United Kingdom
Wednesday, August 9, 2017

A van overturned in Letchworth yesterday evening and partially blocked a road.

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Letchworth
Sunday, August 6, 2017

An air ambulance landed in Hitchin earlier today after paramedics were alerted to an incident of a man falling unconscious.

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Lister Hospital
Sunday, August 6, 2017

Caldecote’s redundant church has played host to a quilters’ exhibition showcasing intricate patchwork designs that wowed the crowd.

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Tuesday, August 1, 2017

A person has sadly died after being hit by a train at a level crossing near Sandy yesterday evening.

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Great Northern
Wednesday, July 12, 2017

A cyclist is in a ‘serious but stable’ condition in hospital following a crash in Stevenage last week – and police are today appealing for anyone who saw the incident to come forward.

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Stevenage
Tuesday, July 11, 2017

A leading UK electronic music festival is returning once again to Bygrave Woods near Ashwell – and has more on offer than ever before.

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Herts police
Tuesday, July 11, 2017

A family from Baldock who had their barn set on fire at the weekend have said the devastating blaze will leave them struggling for the rest of the year.

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Herts police
Monday, July 10, 2017

A seven-year-old animal lover from Ashwell has taken it upon herself to raise money for Battersea Dogs & Cats Home by selling her own toys at this year’s Ashwell Show.

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London
Monday, July 10, 2017

A fire has destroyed a barn storing 200 tonnes of hay just outside Baldock at the weekend.

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Baldock
Monday, July 10, 2017

Motorists in Herts, Cambs and Beds are being asked where they keep their mobile phones while driving as part of a week-long campaign.

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Beds
Friday, July 7, 2017

After charity Stonewall ranked Herts in the top five in their index of the best local authorities dealing with homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying in schools, two members of the LGBT community have spoken out about the report.

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Hertfordshire County Council
Wednesday, July 5, 2017

A Biggleswade man has been handed a 14-day prison sentence for fly-tipping after a load of waste was dumped in farmland across the border in Cambs.

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Friday, June 30, 2017

Hertfordshire has been ranked in the top five of local authorities for celebrating difference and tackling homophobia, biphobia and transphobia in schools in a report released this week.

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Hertfordshire County Council
Tuesday, June 27, 2017

One of the organisers behind Biggleswade Carnival has spoken about how great it was to see so many people out enjoying the event at the weekend.

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Biggleswade Comet
Monday, June 26, 2017

Farmers and other members of the rural North Herts community went along to a public meeting in Royston to discuss crime last week.

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Herts police
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Tucked away in a corner of Hitchin, there is a team hard at work developing innovative products for the food and drink and pharmaceutical industries, carrying on the work started by their founder more than 170 years ago.

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Hitchin
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

A teenager walking across a Stevenage playing field was taken to hospital after being struck on the head after being approached from behind - and police have today appealed for witnesses.

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Stevenage
Friday, June 16, 2017

Police in Stevenage are trying to trace the owner of some jewellery which was found earlier this month.

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Stevenage
Thursday, June 15, 2017

Staff at a removal firm near Royston have said the response to their appeal – to help those affected by the Grenfell Tower fire in West London – has been incredible.

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Scotland
Thursday, June 8, 2017

There is quite a spectacle at the Shuttleworth Collection’s Old Warden home tomorrow – between 30 and 50 autogyros are taking to the skies in the first world record attempt of its kind.

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Biggleswade Comet
Friday, June 2, 2017

Concerns for the welfare of a man on top of a Stevenage car park saw police close a road in the town centre for more than five hours overnight.

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Stevenage
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Businesses are lining up to take part in this year’s Hertfordshire B2B Exhibition which takes place in Stevenage next week.

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St Albans
Saturday, May 27, 2017

Supporters of a charity – set up to help people in need of funding for wheelchairs as mobility aids in Beds, Herts and Cambs – have been out on a bike ride to raise funds for the cause.

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Biggleswade Comet
Friday, May 26, 2017

A pair of teenagers have been arrested after a boy was shot with a what is believed to be a pellet gun in Clifton yesterday evening.

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