Yesterday, 06:58

Letchworth’s tip was closed on Sunday due to being “full” – causing concern among the community over how waste is managed ahead of collection service reforms being rolled out next month.

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Letchworth
Wed, 17:59

An Ickleford man – who took on TV’s Ninja Warrior UK challenge, which was televised on Saturday night – watched his show with a cheering crowd at the village’s recreation ground.

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ITV
Tue, 10:50

North Herts residents will have the chance to quiz the area’s new waste contractor about changes to their waste and recycling services at an event in Hitchin this weekend.

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East Herts Council
Mon, 13:08

A serial fly-tipper who dumped waste in several locations throughout North Herts and South Cambs has been jailed for two years.

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Herts police
Mon, 11:55

The Flying Scotsman passed through North Herts and South Cambs last week, so we’ve taken a special look at this legendary locomotive that strikes such a chord with the community.

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United Kingdom
Saturday, April 21, 2018

A man who had been missing from Letchworth since Thursday afternoon has been found safe and well.

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Letchworth
Friday, April 20, 2018

A car caught fire on the A505 between Baldock and Royston this morning.

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Baldock
Thursday, April 19, 2018

A teenager who stole a car in Letchworth before being arrested in Royston less than 24 hours later has been given a suspended jail sentence.

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Royston
Thursday, April 19, 2018

The Flying Scotsman is to pass through North Herts and South Cambs this morning on its way to Lincoln.

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Peterborough
Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Network Rail is set to carry out safety improvements at a level crossing in Shepreth next month as part of the company’s railway upgrade plan – and you can find information at a drop-in session later today.

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Network Rail
Monday, April 9, 2018

An elderly couple from Stevenage are without heating and hot water nearly two weeks after they first reported their broken boiler to their housing association.

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Stevenage
Monday, April 9, 2018

A single mum from Stevenage awoke to find her car stripped of its paintwork, after it had “an unknown substance” thrown over it last night.

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Stevenage
Friday, April 6, 2018

A young mum from Ashwell is facing eviction from her family home after her mum and stepdad died within two years of each other – and she was told she couldn’t take on their tenancy.

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North Herts District Council
Thursday, April 5, 2018

A prolific burglar who smashed his way into homes in Arlesey and Melbourn before leading police on a car chase in London has been sectioned indefinitely.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Thursday, March 22, 2018

A man was stabbed in Stevenage yesterday evening – and police are now working to establish the circumstances surrounding the incident.

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Stevenage
Thursday, March 22, 2018

A pilot from Sandon is to be charged in relation to deaths of 11 people, who died when his vintage aircraft crashed into stationary traffic on a dual carriageway in West Sussex during the Shoreham Air Show.

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Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Four people – including a child – were injured in yesterday’s serious crash on the A505 near Royston.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Tuesday, March 13, 2018

An air ambulance has been called to a serious crash on the A505 near Royston this evening, and the emergency services remain on the scene.

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Tesco
Monday, March 12, 2018

An Ashwell man has been charged with failing to provide a specimen of breath after a car crashed into the central reservation on the A505 between Baldock and Royston yesterday.

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Royston
Friday, March 2, 2018

As if the Beast from the East wasn’t bad enough, Storm Emma is now sweeping the UK – meaning some schools in our area have closed today.

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Met Office
Thursday, March 1, 2018

The husband of a Willian woman who he says slipped in cooking oil and fell outside a North Herts chip shop, suffering “life-changing” injuries, has labelled the response from authorities as “appalling”.

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Herts County Council
Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Staff have been allowed back into the Comet office this evening, after the suspicious package that led to them – and other businesses – being evacuated was found not to be a bomb.

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Stevenage
Friday, February 16, 2018

A police dog hunting offenders who fled from officers near Ashwell last night uncovered items linking those responsible to the crime.

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Twitter
Thursday, February 15, 2018

A man has been fined after fly-tipping waste – including a child’s tricycle and Christmas decorations – on a rural footpath near Hitchin.

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Bernard Lovewell
Wednesday, February 14, 2018

A young artist’s work is being showcased on home turf in her first solo exhibition, held at Royston & District Museum and Art Gallery.

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Northampton
Monday, February 12, 2018

A car caught fire on the A505 between Baldock and Royston at the weekend, with two crews sent to extinguish the flames.

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Friday, February 9, 2018

There were two crashes on the A505 between Baldock and Royston yesterday evening, one of which led to police closing part of the road.

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Nissan
Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Volunteers in North Herts who go the extra mile were recognised at a special awards ceremony on Friday.

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Alan Millard
Tuesday, February 6, 2018

A car and a motorbike were involved in a crash near Junction 7 for Stevenage of the A1(M) this morning, which caused delays of more than an hour in the area.

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Stevenage's Lister Hospital
Tuesday, February 6, 2018

There are delays of up to 1½ hours on the A1(M) between Letchworth and Welwyn this morning after incidents southbound near Junction 7 for Stevenage.

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Welwyn

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