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A £12m food recycling plant which has already become a landmark for motorists using the A505 between Baldock and Royston has now been officially opened.

School kids Hugh Vernon, Henry Morris, Daisy Morris, Roshan Jeffery, Marla Jeffery, Anna Nichols, Leo Pugh, Chloe Kempster, Jessica Kempster, Thomas Bell, Amaan Ahmad, Abiya Ahmad, Ainsworth Coultart, Katie Turner, Edward Turner, Kai Hartshorne and Nathan Hartshorne all completed the course.

A group of primary school children raised more than £3,000 for a hospice with a charity bike ride on Saturday.

DaVinci School students are designing and fabricating garments for the forthcoming Grand Opening Letchworth Festival Parade on June 13. Credit: Christian Trampenau

Punters are being urged to start planning to make sure they make the most of a fortnight of frantic activity as the full itinerary of this year’s Letchworth Festival is unveiled.

Last year's winner Conchita Wurst.

A Eurovision Song Contest fan is hoping his book detailing the history of the kitsch continental championship will win high scores from readers.

Hunny Gunadi, Sam Ospalak and Lewis Rainbow at Hitchin's outdoor pool.

Hitchin and Letchworth’s outdoor pools are set to make a splash.

Stevenage FC

Strengthening his playing squad and bringing in experienced coaches will be priorities for the new Boro boss

New Stevenage manager Teddy Sheringham answers questions from the media at the press conference

West Ham boss Sam Allardyce on his former coach’s appointment as Stevenage manager

New Stevenage manager Teddy Sheringham answers questions from the media at the press conference

A ringing endorsement from West Ham United manager Sam Allardyce convinced Teddy Sheringham to take the managerial position at Stevenage.

New Stevenage manager Teddy Sheringham with the new shirt for the 2015/2016 season

Teddy Sheringham says it is the ‘right time’ for him to take his first step into management.

Teddy Sheringham is presented with the new 2015/2016 club shirt

Teddy Sheringham admitted he is stepping into the unknown as he was named the new Stevenage manager.

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Hitchin Swimming Club member is runner-up in 5k open water swim

Nick's Marathon Blog

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I would like to thank you.

Now that my legs are working like a normal human being’s again, I thought it was about time I said thank you to those who have played their part.

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Coronation Street star Wendi Peters, pictured in costume with co-stars Paul Laidlaw and Aidan O’Neil, is appearing in this year's Gordon Craig Theatre panto in Stevenage

Coronation Street star Wendi Peters heads up the cast for this year’s Stevenage pantomime, the Gordon Craig Theatre has announced today.

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