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A Letchworth-based trust that has long supported students has expanded its grants programme to include those taking on diploma courses and apprenticeships.

Pupils at a Stevenage primary school are celebrating after its status as an environmentally friendly place was renewed for the fifth time.

A Stevenage primary school has been praised for its communication and language teaching by a singer who battled a stutter to hit the big time.

A ceremony was held on Monday to mark the start of work on a new classroom block at a Biggleswade school – creating an extra 150 places.

Students at a Letchworth school enjoyed music workshops with the drummer from Status Quo and a tromonist who plays with Madness.

Schools in Hertfordshire will now be informed within one working day if an alleged incident of domestic abuse has occurred in a pupil’s home – provided the child’s welfare is considered at risk.

A school bus raised eyebrows on Letchworth’s Grange estate when a piece of unorthodox parking saw it block an entire footpath.

A PhD student who grew up in Letchworth presented her bioscience research to politicians and experts at parliament on Monday.

Pupils from a Letchworth dance academy are set to perform alongside Strictly Come Dancing star Pasha Kovalev during the Stevenage leg of his UK tour next week.

Looking for something to do with the kids today? There’s lambing at Stratton School Farm in Biggleswade, and all are invited to come and see the new additions.

Environmentally aware pupils at Peartree Spring Primary School in Stevenage showed their green side on Friday when they took part in a series of recycling projects.

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A teenager from Biggleswade has been charged with three offences related to hate crime following two alleged incidents in the town over the course of a week.

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