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Marriotts School students celebrate the PiXL Club award alongside sixth form pastoral leader Adam Illingworth, far left, deputy head Jenny Scott, second from right, and assistant head Mike Winter

Stevenage head ‘very proud’ after school scoops PiXL Club award

A headteacher says she is “very proud” after seeing off competition from hundreds of schools to win a special award.

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The crowd sings along at the Waste Not Want Not event

Stevenage fundraiser attended by pop star Kim Wilde a ‘resounding success’

The organiser behind a fundraiser attended by former pop star Kim Wilde has called the day a resounding success and vowed to repeat the feat next year.

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Inside Hitchin Girls' School sixth form centre

VIPs gather to see shape of the future at Hitchin Girls’ School sixth form centre

There was celebration to mark the start of the new school year at Hitchin Girls’ School with the official opening of a new sixth form centre which will be used by Year 12 and Year 13 students from across the town.

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Alisha Sweeney is missing from the Baldock area and disappeared on the evening of Monday, September 15.

Can you help police tracing missing teenager Alisha?

16-year-old hasn’t been seen for nearly a week

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The Charter Fair is returning to Stevenage

Road closures as annual Stevenage charter fair returns

All the fun of the fair returns to Stevenage’s High Street on Monday and Tuesday.

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Jaskomal, from Hitchin, who was 23 when she died

Bone marrow donor event to be held in memory of Hitchin girl

An event organised in memory of a woman who died battling blood cancer will be held tomorrow in a bid to get more people to sign up to become bone marrow donors.

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Balstock 2014: Joan Ov Arc and Ritn Ditn band members on stage with organiser Graeme 'G' LaRoche (second left) and EastEnders actor John Altman, centre. Credit: Peter Gill.

Balstock 2014 ‘was immense’

Baldock was bouncing to the beat of Balstock 2014 last weekend as 15 venues across the town had record crowds.

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Hermitage Rd & Co.

Hitchin family business branches while new names hit the town

A family business which specialises in food and drink is expanding into interior design and soft furnishings.

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Alisha Sweeney

Appeal launched for 16-year-old missing girl from Baldock area

An appeal has been launched for a 16-year-old girl who has been missing for five days.

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Baldock Town boss Scott Grant saw his men lose for the first time this season in the league. Photo: Comet library

Football round-up: Hitchin go third but Codicote end Baldock’s unbeaten run

Arlesey Town lose at league leaders, Stotfold concede six while Letchworth GC Eagles’ good form continues

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The official opening of the new £1.5 million Lister Macmillan Cancer Centre earlier this month was a cause for celebration – but charity fundraisers stressed that £300,000 still needs to be found to top the appeal target.

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