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Yesterday, 16:47
Jack Collison

The owner of a children’s soccer school offering a half-term training camp for youngsters near Hitchin next week announced today he is retiring from professional football.

Flying Scotsman under steam

Almost everyone knows the story of the legendary locomotive, the Flying Scotsman.

Victims are being urged to come forward if they experience any form of domestic abuse.

Valentine’s Day is globally recognised as the day to be spoilt by the one you love, but Hertfordshire’s County Community Safety Unit is asking you to consider how you are being ‘treated’ tomorrow, to raise awareness of domestic abuse and coercive control.

Peter Chand wows the crowd with Grimms' Sheesha

The team behind this year’s Fireside Festival are hoping to bring a bit of heat to Baldock over the winter months.

Gallery:Story sessions are a lure to the library

Yesterday, 08:30
Children attend a stoytelling event at Stevenage library for libraries day

Little faces lit up as children listened quietly to some treasured tales at a special storytime event at Stevenage Central Library.

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Yesterday, 20:54
Darren Sarll

What a difference a week can make in football.

Byron Harrison

The returning Byron Harrison scored twice to help Stevenage grab a first home win since November as they beat play-off chasing Cambridge United 2-0 in a feisty local derby.

Caretaker boss Darren Sarll and his team clap the home support

Darren Sarll is taking every Stevenage game as it comes after picking up the pieces in the aftermath of Teddy Sheringham’s sacking but more wins like Tuesday night’s at Hartlepool United will do his case for taking over permanently no harm.

Caretaker boss Darren Sarll claps the fans before the game

Following young central midfielder Tom Conlon’s superb brace in Tuesday night’s 2-1 League Two victory at relegation rivals Hartlepool United, Darren Sarll has re-iterated his eagerness to give youth a chance in the first team.

Shaun Derry. Photo: Cambridge News

Stevenage host Cambridge United this weekend so the Comet asked Michael Vaughton of the Cambridge News for his opinion of their season so far.

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Fri, 10:20
Ben L'Honore

A depleted Stotfold side got past Eynesbury Rovers in the first round of the Hinchingbrooke Cup.

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Children attend a stoytelling event at Stevenage library for libraries day

Little faces lit up as children listened quietly to some treasured tales at a special storytime event at Stevenage Central Library.

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