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There is delight in Potton after a developer’s appeal against a rejected plan for new homes in the town was dismissed.

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Hitchin Town hosted Leatherhead in the fourth qualifying round of the FA Cup at grand old Top Field on Saturday. Read on for Layth Yousif’s match report

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A Hitchin chicken takeaway has been announced as a finalist in the British Takeaway awards for the South East.

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A popular Biggleswade curry house has been voted as one of the best in the UK at the annual Curry Life Awards.

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A speeding driver has been fined hundreds of pounds after travelling at more than 100mph on the A1(M) at Hatfield.

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A 30-year-old man from Stevenage has been jailed for six years today after two “horrific attacks” on men outside pubs, which left them both with life-changing injuries.

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Did you see a fight outside a Stevenage bar early this morning?

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EXCLUSIVE: Premier League star and humble hometown Hitchin lad Jack Wilshere is backing Mark Burke’s Canaries to soar in their bid to reach the FA Cup first round – as news emerges that the BBC and BT Sport are planning to broadcast Monday’s draw from Top Field if the Canaries win on Saturday.

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Eight employees who lost their jobs following the takeover of a Stevenage coach firm have been awarded a total of more than £40,000.

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Another van break-in in Baldock has sparked a police appeal for information and witnesses.

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A teenage girl from Bedfordshire has been found this afternoon nearly three weeks after she went missing.

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Labour party candidates for Stevenage and Welwyn Hatfield have blasted plans to axe a subsidised transport service to the new QEII and the Lister Hospital.

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The team at a Shefford Indian restaurant are gearing up to compete in the Culinary World Cup competition in Luxembourg.

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Concerns are growing for a Stevenage teenager who has been missing for almost two weeks.

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Saving for a prolonged period of travel is essential, says our financial columnist Peter Sharkey. And now might just be the best time to go.

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Sandon schoolchildren have visited a farm in the village as part of their local history and geography project.

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A man inspired to run to raise money in memory of his brother, who was stillborn 26 years ago, is also determined to break the silence that often surrounds baby loss.

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Formula One racing driver Lewis Hamilton stands to become only the third F1 driver in history to win five world championships.

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Brave volunteers are set to walk over hot coals of up to 538ºC in Little Wymondley to raise money for a Letchworth-based hospice charity.

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Two motorcycles have been stolen from a Honda garage in Letchworth during a burglary last week.

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The Letchworth BID launched its proposal and business plan to businesses from across the town centre on Wednesday ahead of the reballot next month.

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Hundreds of schoolchildren have learnt life-saving CPR as part of the British Heart Foundation’s Restart a Heart campaign.

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A charity set up in memory of a young doctor killed by Taliban while delivering aid in Afghanistan is in need of more support to keep going, the victim’s mum has told the Comet.

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The Hitchin Automated External Defibrillation Scheme is still going strong – 16 years after purchasing its first public access defibrillator for the town centre.

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Hours of disruption are forecast after a train broke down and had to be terminated at Knebworth.

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An eight-year-old boy from Hitchin joined other campaigners on a trip to parliament, where he delivered a hard-hitting speech to MPs on the school funding “crisis”.

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Four people who were arrested on suspicion of murdering Gosmore farmer William Taylor have been re-bailed until Monday, December 3.

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Herts police have carried out five raids, made six arrests and seized drugs and cash as part of a week-long operation against drug gangs in the county.

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Baldock-based Safety and Health visited the North Herts Police Cadets at Letchworth Police Station yesterday to mark Restart a Heart Day.

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Police officers investigating an alleged affray in Stevenage have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to as part of their enquiries.

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A fleet of 10 cars has been stolen from a private barn in Broom, near Biggleswade, by a group posing as vehicle recovery firm staff.

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People living in Stevenage are currently being targeted by a council tax scam, and a warning has been issued by Neighbourhood Watch not to fall for the con.

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Christmas will come early to Knebworth this year at a magical new event featuring shopping, food and drink, comedy and festive entertainment for all the family.

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A man who was rescued from a a tower-block fire in Stevenage has died in hospital, police have today confirmed.

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A 15-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of GBH with intent after a stabbing at the Oval in Stevenage last night.

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Police and paramedics have been called to the scene of a crash between Hatfield and Welwyn Garden City on the A1(M).

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A teenager from Clifton was sentenced to 32 months in prison yesterday after admitting to a reckless arson that destroyed his ex-grilfriend’s home in Letchworth and killed her pet rabbit.

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A new Stevenage festival has been shortlisted in three categories of a prestigious national industry awards to mark a “stunning” first year.

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An application to build a new secondary school in Stevenage will be submitted to the Department for Education next month.

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A man in his 20s suffered significant injuries to his face after intervening in an altercation between a group of men in Letchworth.

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A horse rider has been injured in a crash with car in Datchworth.

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A riotous comedy full of festive frolics is coming to the Stevenage stage next month with rehearsals starting next week.

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Dancers from a school in Welwyn Garden City and Stevenage have come home from a national competition weighed down with trophies awarded by Britain’s Got Talent finalists Twist and Pulse.

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A college engineering teacher who has been diagnosed with terminal cancer has had his head shaved to raise awareness of the disease, as well as money for Macmillan Cancer Support.

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A four-piece female rock band from Hertfordshire will be launching their new single this week – with profits going to a breast cancer charity.

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There were three burglaries in Stevenage in the early hours of Sunday morning – with police launching a witness appeal.

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There are long delays between Stevenage and Hitchin this evening.

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There is delight in Potton after a developer’s appeal against a rejected plan for new homes in the town was dismissed.

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