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The National Hot Rod Association held their 28th show at Old Warden Park last weekend.

All lanes have reopened after a multi-vehicle crash on the A1(M) northbound near Stevenage this evening (August 17).

The Shuttleworth Collection has made a prominent appearance on a new Channel 4 show.

A Letchworth gym has raised more than £700 for Cancer Research UK with a family workout day last weekend.

A 56-year-old paedophile who distributed child abuse images despite already being a registered sex offender is now behind bars.

Sport

Tue, 19:37

Biggleswade Town boss Lee Allinson enjoys ‘fantastic feeling’ of opening day victory as the Waders blast four past title favourites Kings Lynn Town.

Seven North Herts Road Runners made the journey up the A1 to tackle the St Neots Riverside Runners 10K.

Preston Cricket Club’s Australian star Lewis Balcombe achieved the rare feat of twin centuries at the weekend – making 114 in SHCL Division Two A on Saturday before hitting 100 not out in the Beds League on Sunday.

Preston continued their winning form and stayed top of SHCL Division Two A thanks to a comfortable 73-run victory over Northwood.

The hottest day of the year was probably not what Fairlands Valley Spartans had wanted but almost 500 runners still flocked to the Relays in the Park event.

Stevenage FC

Stevenage boss Dino Maamria has been speaking at Bragbury End ahead of Saturday’s match against Morecambe at the Lamex. Read on for what he had to say.

Two goal Stevenage hero Alex Revell has been relfecting on his side’s excellent 3-1 triumph at Crawley Town ahead of Morecambe at the Lamex on Saturday, as Dino Maamria’s men made it four points out of six to start the new season in League Two last week, even if they suffered a disappointing 3-1 loss to Norwich City on Tuesday.

James Ball has been speaking to CometSport after his superbly-taken goal during battling Stevenage’s 3-1 defeat to Championship side Norwich City in the first round of the Carabao Cup at Carrow Road on Tuesday evening. Read on for what the talented 22-year-old midfielder had to say.

Stevenage boss Dino Maamria shared his views of Tuesday’s trip to Carrow Road where his battling Boro side lost 3-1 to Championship side Morwich City in the first round of the Carabao Cup. Read on for the full transcript of what he told CometSport.

Stevenage travelled to Championship side Norwich City in the first round of the Carabao Cup on Tuesday evening. Read on for Layth Yousif’s PLAYER RATINGS from Carrow Road.

What's On

Tue, 18:24

Classic cars and magnificent motors will take centre stage at a world renowned aviation museum this August Bank Holiday.

There’s still time to showcase your pride and joy from yesteryear in the Hertfordshire Motor Show’s photo competition.

A classic vehicle meet held monthly in Hitchin has been going from strength to strength since it was launched at last year’s Hermitage Road Day.

A musician from Baldock is to release her first track, ‘The Mask is Always On’, alongside a fellow Hertfordshire performer.

The return of the much-missed Rhythms of the World festival may not be on this weekend – but its spirit will echo through Hitchin at support events being held around the town.

Business

Friday, August 10, 2018

Jamie Brown, head of knowledge and development at Archant, introduces Local Impact.

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70 years of Stevenage

Heritage

Tue, 18:24

Classic cars and magnificent motors will take centre stage at a world renowned aviation museum this August Bank Holiday.

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Tributes have been paid to Stevenage “founding father” Ken Vale, who has died at the age of 87.

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Families are invited to go behind the scenes and become aerospace engineers at IWM Duxford this summer.

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A lost work by noted Stevenage composer Elizabeth Poston has been rediscovered after 59 years.

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Can you help reunite this postcard, sent home to Hitchin from the Western Front 100 years ago, with relatives?

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The National Hot Rod Association held their 28th show at Old Warden Park last weekend.

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