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Hundreds of workers in North Herts, Stevenage and Central Beds are claiming Universal Credit as their low wages are not enough to live on.

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Biggleswade Comet Stevenage Hitchin Letchworth Baldock Biggleswade
Friday, August 17, 2018

The number of couples forming civil partnerships in Central Bedfordshire has fallen dramatically since same-sex marriage was legalised, ONS figures show.

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Biggleswade Comet Biggleswade Sandy Potton
Friday, August 17, 2018

Car thefts increased last year in Bedfordshire according to the latest police recorded crime figures, likely propelled by an increase in keyless cars.

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Biggleswade Comet Biggleswade Sandy Potton Shefford Stotfold Arlesey
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

A drunken burglar from Stotfold “went berserk” and caused almost £75,000 in damage to a family’s Lake District second home during a five-day trespass.

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Biggleswade Comet Stotfold
Friday, August 10, 2018

Across the UK, public toilets have been closing – but not in Stevenage.

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Stevenage
Thursday, August 9, 2018

A group being set up to help councils co-ordinate economic growth in the Oxford-Cambridge corridor, including Bedfordshire, has been labelled a quango and compared to the ill-fated regional assemblies.

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Central Bedfordshire Council Biggleswade Comet Cambridge Oxford
Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Plans to build thousands of homes on Green Belt land in North Herts and Stevenage will do nothing to help ease the affordable housing crisis, campaigners have warned.

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Stevenage Hitchin Letchworth Royston Baldock
Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Drug-related deaths have risen across North Herts, Stevenage and the surrounding districts over the last three years, reflecting a national rise in fatalities over the period.

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Biggleswade Comet Stevenage Royston Hitchin Letchworth Baldock Biggleswade
Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Professional sommelier Duncan Gammie has been given the go-ahead to open his “dream” wine bar in Hitchin.

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North Herts District Council Hitchin
Friday, August 3, 2018

Letchworth-based Garden House Hospice Care has been given a cash boost by a group of runners, who have raised more than £4,000 for the cause.

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Garden House Hospice Care Letchworth
Tuesday, July 31, 2018

A debt of £3 million has been run up by a firm managing Central Bedfordshire’s legal affairs.

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Adam Zerny Central Beds Council Biggleswade Comet Biggleswade Sandy Potton
Saturday, July 28, 2018

A Hitchin mum who used her redundancy money 11 years ago to start a baby massage service from home is set to expand her social enterprise business into China, Malta and St Helena.

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Hitchin
Friday, July 27, 2018

An increase in the amount of money it can borrow could enable Central Bedfordshire Council to provide more affordable housing.

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Central Bedfordshire Council Biggleswade Comet Biggleswade Sandy Potton Arlesey Shefford Stotfold
Thursday, July 26, 2018

A scheme to create a housing development company in Central Bedfordshire is likely to go straight to the council’s executive to rule on because a report about it needed rewriting.

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Biggleswade Comet
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

A quarry expansion plan at Potton has the backing of the town council, subject to several conditions including no extra traffic to and from the site.

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Adam Zerny Central Bedfordshire Council Biggleswade Comet Potton
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

The people of Sandy are set for some fun in the sun this weekend as the community church hosts its annual Party in the Park.

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Biggleswade Comet Sandy
Thursday, July 19, 2018

The people of Sandy have the chance to see Roman archaeological discoveries up close this weekend.

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Biggleswade Comet Sandy
Thursday, July 19, 2018

Services for children with special educational needs are to get a £3 million boost in Hertfordshire.

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David Williams Teresa Heritage Hertfordshire
Thursday, July 19, 2018

Plans for 14 homes on the northern edge of Clifton have been approved, despite a claim that its “historic centre is being choked to death”.

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Biggleswade Comet Clifton
Thursday, July 12, 2018

There’s not enough money in the pot to fix every road defect in Central Bedfordshire.

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Biggleswade Comet Biggleswade Sandy Potton Arlesey Stotfold Shefford
Thursday, July 12, 2018

A wrangle over the completion of a school expansion project near Stotfold could be heading for the High Court.

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Central Bedfordshire Council Biggleswade Comet Stotfold
Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Leadership is vital for a primary and secondary school system to become uniform across Central Bedfordshire, it has been claimed.

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Central Bedfordshire Council Biggleswade Comet Sandy Biggleswade Potton Stotfold
Sunday, July 8, 2018

Three veteran Scout leaders from Biggleswade care for the UK association’s massive 100-year national heritage collection.

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Biggleswade Comet Biggleswade
Saturday, June 30, 2018

With Wimbledon in full swing from Monday, Offley-born Ruth Dickinson is winning accolades across the pond – where she has been awarded a United States Tennis Association trophy for her contribution to the sport.

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Saturday, June 23, 2018

A Letchworth gym is supporting one of its members with a fundraising event tomorrow before they take on Prudential RideLondon 100.

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Letchworth Letchworth
Friday, June 22, 2018

It seemed simple enough – should the person chairing Bedfordshire’s police and crime panel be from a different political background to the Bedfordshire police and crime commissioner?

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Biggleswade Comet
Friday, June 22, 2018

Part of a planned knife crime presentation by a Bedfordshire Police chief was deemed too graphic to be shown in public, it has been claimed.

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Bedfordshire Police Biggleswade Comet
Thursday, June 21, 2018

Merger plans between the Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire police forces are on the back burner, it has been revealed.

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David Lloyd Bedfordshire Police Biggleswade Comet
Thursday, June 21, 2018

A 71-year-old man who “stole the innocence and childhood” of two young girls he sexually abused has been jailed for nearly 15 years.

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St Albans Crown Court Ireland

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