Friday, August 18, 2017

Nerves are kicking in for a Bedfordshire physiotherapist as she gets set to run the Bedford Half Marathon next month for Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice.

Read more
Biggleswade Comet
Thursday, August 10, 2017

With an exhibition dwelling on the sights, sounds and smells of Stevenage’s charter fair now in full swing, Martin Elvery has been taking a look back at how it all began.

Read more
Old Town

A determined family man from Stevenage who has transformed his life by shedding 10 stone will walk 27 miles along the Thames path this weekend for a cancer charity.

Read more
macmillan cancer support
Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The history of Biggleswade, Sandy and Potton is being immortalised like never before with the first three mosaics in a major new heritage trail having been unveiled.

Read more
Post Office
Friday, July 7, 2017

The intimidating and unsavoury world of drug use – rather than the terrifying threat of fire – is a bigger concern for people living in Stevenage’s tower blocks, residents have said.

Read more
Wednesday, July 5, 2017

A young ramblers group celebrated their 10th anniversary with a special birthday walk on Saturday.

Read more
Thursday, June 29, 2017

A trio of artists who have each experienced mental health problems are set to launch a unique multimedia exhibition which they hope will highlight the issue.

Read more
Gordon Craig
Thursday, June 29, 2017

Women in Stevenage are being urged to make a last minute dash to enter Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life – as there is just one week left until registration closes.

Read more
Thursday, June 22, 2017

In 2016 Bragbury End Residents’ Association approached Stevenage Borough Council and said there was a strip of land which they would like to take over to create a community garden. The council had no other plans for the strip and were pleased to have the residents offer to take care of it.

Read more
Thursday, June 22, 2017

One million pounds will be set aside to improve community areas across Stevenage over the coming years.

Read more
Thursday, June 22, 2017

The council is investing to improve play areas for children and young people in Stevenage. Earlier this year it opened six new play areas designed with the help of local children. Work starts on two more in Pin Green in July.

Read more
Thursday, June 22, 2017

The Friends of Hampson Park group have been working with Stevenage Borough Council to help improve their popular local park. They have applied for funding to help buy new play equipment in partnership with the council, such as the outdoor gym and skate park.

Read more
Thursday, June 22, 2017

Neighbours living in Stevenage’s tower blocks have been left shocked by the devastating fire in Grenfell tower last week.

Read more
Thursday, June 15, 2017

A daring group of autogyro pilots hope they have flown into the record books after an ambitious Guinness World Record attempt at the weekend.

Read more
Thursday, June 15, 2017

DogFest which bills itself as the ‘ultimate UK summer festival for dogs’ is set to take place at the beautiful setting of Knebworth House on June 24 to 25.

Read more
Thursday, June 15, 2017

Police are hunting for a group of teenagers they believe may have started a fire that destroyed part of a nature sanctuary at Fairlands Valley Park on Monday.

Read more
Stevenage
Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Four train drivers have swapped electric engines for pedal power to cycle twice around the Isle of Wight raising more than £3,000 for Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice in Moggerhanger.

Read more
Biggleswade Comet
Monday, June 12, 2017

A cancer sufferer has been reunited with a pony she rescued 19 years ago – thanks to the hospice where she is being cared for.

Read more
Biggleswade Comet
Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Three trade unions have said schools in Stevenage and North Herts will get a boost in funding if the Labour Party gets into power after today’s General Election, while a Conservative or Liberal Democrat victory would mean funding cuts in real terms.

Read more
Sunday, June 4, 2017

A Guinness world record for the largest number of people to build model aircraft in the same place at the same time has been set at the Shuttleworth Collection near Biggleswade.

Read more
Saturday, June 3, 2017

Potton is closer than ever before to getting a new town hall as a community group prepares to submit its application for planning permission.

Read more
Biggleswade Comet
Saturday, June 3, 2017

People are being asked to raid their garages and dig out their cars, vans, bicycles, skateboards – and anything else that has wheels – to enter into the Biggleswade Carnival on June 24.

Read more
Biggleswade Comet
Thursday, June 1, 2017

Three Stevenage General Election candidates united in their condemnation of Conservative policies on the regeneration of Stevenage town centre, austerity and attending election hustings at a question time event at the Comet offices in Stevenage last night.

Read more
Stephen McPartland
Thursday, June 1, 2017

A couple who tragically lost identical twin sons after they developed a rare condition in the womb have bravely completed a charity running challenge this week to raise money to help prevent others suffering in the same way.

Read more
Tuesday, May 30, 2017

More independent shops, more entertainment and more parking is needed to revitalise Biggleswade town centre – according to people living in the town.

Read more
Biggleswade Comet

Most read stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the The Comet e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
$render.recurse($ctx, '$content.code.value')