Latest news

21 minutes ago
Dolores O'Grady, 85, was contacted by scammers who tried to get her card details before she realised and hung up

A quick-thinking Hitchin pensioner foiled phone scammers who targeted her – and now wants to raise awareness for others.

Betsie Barnes, Olivia Aversely, Soraya Bernard, Chephra Morgan, Tyresse Hare and Adam Rogers.

A Hitchin dance school is celebrating after six of its members wowed judges while representing Team GB at the European Hip Hop Championships in the Czech Republic.

A pearl necklace was one of the items stolen in the Ickleford burglary

Images have been released of a man the police want to interview in connection with an Ickleford burglary – in which a significant amount of jewellery was taken.

A boy has taken to hospital after getting his arm stuck in a lift mechanism in Letchworth.

A boy has taken to hospital after getting his arm stuck in a lift mechanism in Letchworth.

Ben Jackson

A Hitchin man with a passion for chilli peppers who started his company with a £500 loan is celebrating after a national supermarket chose to stock his products in their stores across the country.

Stevenage FC

Yesterday, 15:33
Dean Parrett

Dean Parrett has joined AFC Wimbledon.

The Lamex Stadium

Stevenage are being linked with a move for Notts County striker Izale McLeod.

Stevenage's new signing Andrew Fox

Andrew Fox says he is looking to help Stevenage battle for promotion this season following his move to the club from Peterborough United.

Adam Marriott

Adam Marriott has joined Lincoln City.

Darren Sarll

Darren Sarll has expressed sympathy for Roy Hodgson – but as a fan wants to see England play a traditional way.

What's On

Friday, June 24, 2016
Peppa Pig's Surprise

Peppa Pig and her farmyard friends are back to entertain the children of Stevenage in a brand new live stage show at the town’s Gordon Craig Theatre.

Events & Exhibitions

Herts Business Awards Comet Community Awards Herts B2B Exhibition Awards Directory Food & Drink awards

Latest Motors News

Mon, 14:53
Lotus Espirit

Did you know you can now lease classic cars? Here’s what you need to know...


Earlier this month MG Motor UK unveiled its latest new model, an all-new SUV called the MG GS.

Nextbase In-Car Cam 402G Professional

Dash-cams are all the rage. They’re becoming more and more popular, as the burgeoning quota of accidents and near-misses on video-sharing websites will attest.

2014 Nissan NV200 London taxi (black cab)

Think dads never get paid for their taxi services? Think again, says research from Goodyear Tyres.

The Norton Way Honda Dream Drive event in Letchworth

Norton Way Honda is a leading Honda dealer based in Letchworth. We have been part of the local community for over 25 years bringing you the biggest choice of new and approved used Honda cars for sale with a range of finance options available as well as servicing, MOT and parts services.

Biggleswade Comet

Yesterday, 15:38
The Dunton Lane proposal, approved by Central Beds Councils development management committee on Wednesday, will now be considered by the Department for Communities and Local Government.

A proposed travellers’ site near Biggleswade has been given the green light by planners despite more than 100 objections.

Digital Edition

Read the The Comet e-edition E-edition

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Local business directory

Hertfordshire's trusted business finder

Show Job Lists

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Follow us on Twitter


The Comet app Herts Most Wanted

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 18°C

min temp: 11°C