Yesterday, 12:01

England beat Tunisia on Monday night with Stevenage’s Ashley Young in the side, but the town has another World Cup representative.

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Yesterday, 15:42

Gareth Southgate’s promising young England side look ready to make a mark on the world stage and help atone for the disappointments of recent tournaments.

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Saturday, June 16, 2018

Pelé or Baggio? Batistuta or Maradona? Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi? Thomas or Gerd Müller? Which legend has found the net the most times at World Cup tournaments?

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Friday, June 15, 2018

From they think it’s all over to a hand of God, an 18-year-old solo strike and eight-second openers by San Marino, let it never be said that England’s participation in the World Cup has been boring.

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Thursday, June 14, 2018

It’s a competition within a competition that has been won by some of the world’s greatest players, but who do you think will win the Golden Boot award at the World Cup?

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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Tens of millions will be gambled on the outcome of the World Cup, from the outright winners to the number of times Neymar spits during a game, but who do you think will lift the trophy?

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Sunday, June 10, 2018

Given sport’s global popularity and football’s status as the most popular sport, it is perhaps surprising that the beautiful game was not really touched by the ugliness of terrorism until November 13, 2015.

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Saturday, June 9, 2018

Most football fans will not know who all the singers are in the official Russia 2018 song, how to find Nizhny Novgorod or what formation Iran will use against Morocco, but there is one thing we can be sure of: there will be controVARsy.

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Friday, June 8, 2018

From the Tango to the Jabulani, how many footballs from World Cup history can you identify correctly?

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Wednesday, June 6, 2018

It’s who’s who of world football, a smorgasbord of the world’s best footballing talent. Almost…

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Sunday, March 11, 2018

The birthplace of one of Stevenage’s most famous sons has been adorned with a special Blue Plaque commemorating his links with the town.

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Sunday, March 11, 2018

A Letchworth drama school is preparing for an attempt to set a new Guinness World Record for the largest simultaneous performance of one show, in line with its 30th anniversary.

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Thursday, February 22, 2018

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton talks about his hopes and aspirations for the 2018 season at the launch of Mercedes’ new F1 W09 EQ Power+ car.

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Thursday, February 22, 2018

It’s a busy season ahead for Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton with a full race calendar in 2018.

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

One of the few remaining veterans of the Second World War Dunkirk evacuation received a standing ovation when he was invited to watch the new film Dunkirk at Cineworld in Stevenage.

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Friday, August 4, 2017

The Queen has appointed a new Lord-Lieutenant for Hertfordshire to succeed the Countess of Verulam who stepped down at the end of July.

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Stevenage FC boss Darren Sarll took time out from his busy pre-season schedule to hand out awards to elite athletes from our area.

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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Hitchin Town manager Mark Burke believes tonight’s pre-season friendly against an Arsenal XI will be the perfect opportunity for his young players to impress.

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Delighted dancers from Stevenage have returned from their sport’s world cup with a haul of prestigious medals having helped the England team to victory.

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