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A gym instructor spent an incredible 11 hours cycling in the reception area of David Lloyd’s Health Club in Stevenage Leisure Park to raise money for a group set to ride more than 1,000 kilometres to raise £100,000 for the Lister Hospital.

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David Lloyd
Saturday, February 25, 2017

It’s been a long winter but spring is not far off – and it’s not only humans who are getting excited at the prospect of warmer weather.

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Friday, February 24, 2017

Hitchin Town FC have once again lived up to their reputation as a caring community-minded club by raising an impressive £1,000 for Sands UK – the neonatal death charity – through the generosity of supporters and businesses in our area.

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Roy Izzard
Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Police have revealed there have been 29 burglaries in North Herts so far this month in residential and business properties – including break-ins in Whitwell, Ickleford and Codicote – and have released CCTV footage of people they wish to talk to.

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Monday, February 20, 2017

A march to celebrate diversity in the community and the contribution migrants make in our local and national economy is taking place in Hitchin later today.

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Friday, February 17, 2017

Hitchin’s streets are set to have lower speed limits introduced after the culmination of six years of tireless campaigning by a councillor.

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Judi Billing
Friday, February 17, 2017

A talented pianist and composer from Hitchin who runs Glee-themed singing classes has launched an appeal for more men to join her group.

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Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Heroic firefighters helped save a man from a burning first floor flat in a blaze which resulted in a Hitchin pensioner arrested on suspicion of arson with an intent to endanger life.

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Lister Hospital
Tuesday, February 14, 2017

A Hertfordshire man arrested on suspicion of terrorism has been bailed.

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Friday, February 10, 2017

A man from Hertfordshire has been arrested at Gatwick Airport on suspicion of preparing terror acts.

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Hertfordshire
Friday, February 10, 2017

Central Bedfordshire Council has received a planning application for a further 186 houses on the north side of Sandy Road, Potton – and the plans have been slammed as ‘completely inappropriate’.

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Central Beds Council
Friday, February 10, 2017

Calls are growing for a politician who engaged in a bizarre Donald Trump-style rant to resign after shouting aggressively in a public meeting in Letchworth last night.

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Herts County Council
Friday, February 10, 2017

An award-winning film director renowned for his socially-aware films has joined the debate about Conservative councillors in North Herts voting themselves between 11 per cent and 19 per cent pay rises.

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Thursday, February 9, 2017

A Conservative councillor who has claimed nearly £14,000 in expenses and allowances aggressively railed against criticism of the pay rise he voted himself – prompting derision of his ‘Donald Trump-like’ behaviour tonight.

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Judi Billing
Thursday, February 9, 2017

Two drug dealers have been found guilty of supplying heroin – after being arrested on the hard shoulder of the A1(M) near Letchworth.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Monday, February 6, 2017

Stevenage’s second beer festival was a huge hit as punters nearly drank the event dry!

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Friday, February 3, 2017

Kind-hearted Hitchin Town FC are set to show their generous side again this season during their home league match – as they are holding a collection for a national stillbirth and neonatal death charity during their ‘pay what you want game’ against Kings Langley tomorrow.

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Roy Izzard
Friday, February 3, 2017

A passionate anti-litter campaigner from Hitchin has hit on a novel way to get people to dispose of their cigarette butts – by creating a Donald Trump ‘butt bin’!

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Facebook
Friday, February 3, 2017

It’s official – an award-winning film director renowned for his socially-aware films with socialist ideals and intelligent treatment of issues such as poverty and homelessness is coming to Hitchin.

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Newcastle
Friday, February 3, 2017

A large number of thriving businesses and successful companies and entrepreneurs – as well as Stevenage’s Member of Parliament – gathered this morning to meet the inspiring Twin Towns riders and help aid their bid to raise £100,000 for the Lister Hospital.

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Stephen McPartland
Thursday, February 2, 2017

A former Premier League player paid a visit to a Shefford school yesterday as part of his football school’s partnership with them.

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Premier League
Tuesday, January 31, 2017

A woman was detained under the Mental Health Act after climbing onto the roof of a town centre building in Stevenage.

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Tuesday, January 31, 2017

A 41-year-old man has been arrested and charged with burglary at Hitchin market.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Monday, January 30, 2017

Paedophile hunters who lured a Hitchin double rapist after he tried to meet a 12-year-old girl for sex have talked to the Comet after their secret work led to the man being jailed.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Friday, January 27, 2017

A woman was cut out of her car by fire fighters after a three-car crash in Stotfold.

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Thursday, January 26, 2017

Lovers of real ale will be over the moon to hear the finishing touches are being made to the 2017 Stevenage Winter Beer & Cider Festival, after the success of last year’s inaugural event.

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Wednesday, January 25, 2017

A car crash in Letchworth on Thursday saw a woman taken to hospital after receiving head injuries and a speed camera damaged.

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Lister Hospital
Tuesday, January 24, 2017

It’s official! A much-loved children’s playground under the threat of closure has been saved – after the council admitted people power played a part in their verdict.

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Judi Billing
Tuesday, January 24, 2017

In an exclusive interview with the Comet, a council leader who has awarded herself a 20 per cent pay rise has defended her right to the increase.

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North Herts District Council

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