A Stevenage schoolgirl was groomed online by an alleged child rapist who would pick her up in his car after lessons and sexually abuse her in the back seat, a court heard yesterday.
As sports fans get ready for the World Cup next month, homeless footballers have played out their own version in Letchworth.
A 92-year-old woman has been described as a “star” after completing a five-mile sponsored walk in the sunshine.
Millions of people all over the UK and beyond celebrated the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on Saturday – and our corner of the world was no different.
A 92-year-old woman from Letchworth is taking on a section of the Greenway route for the second consecutive year tomorrow.
Emergency crews have successfully put out a 100-tonne electrical goods fire on Hitchin’s industrial estate.
The new chairman of North Herts District Council was announced last night – along with the Labour chairmen for two of the authority’s area committees.
A woman in her 50s been arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life following a fire in Letchworth yesterday evening.
Burglars have stolen a motorcycle from the garage of a Letchworth home – and police have now launched an appeal to trace it.
Family and friends are to raise funds in memory of a young woman who tragically lost her life last year following a battle with mental illness, aged just 27.
Royal wedding fever is sweeping our communities as they prepare to celebrate Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s big day on Saturday.
There was fun for all ages at a community charity day in Hitchin which was held at the weekend.
A record number of runners turned out for Letchworth’s Greenway Challenge on Sunday – with almost £5,000 raised for Garden House Hospice Care in the process.
Garden House Hospice Care is hosting a drop-in session in Letchworth today to highlight Dying Matters Awareness Week, which runs from until Sunday.
Knebworth Barns is to host a fashion show which promises the latest trends and must-haves in aid of Garden House Hospice Care – but time is running out to secure your ticket.
A former Letchworth primary school caretaker has been found guilty of three counts of sexually abusing young girls during the late 1970s.
A Letchworth woman has given birth at home for the second time with the help of her sister-in-law after an usually quick labour.
A 14-year-old girl has been given a rehabilitation order after pleading guilty to four counts of arson.
Overloaded public bins across North Herts are left “heaving and stinking to high heaven” for days amid scant collections, a year on from the removal of many of the district’s dog poo bins.
Two bridges linking Letchworth and Baldock are set to be closed at the same time for complete refurbishment.
Train passangers in Letchworth and Royston will be affected by engineering work this bank holiday weekend.
Garden House Hospice Care has launched its first ever mascot, based on a picture drawn by a Letchworth student.
Staff at Letchworth Veterinary Centre said goodbye to a long serving vet on Friday.
A double burglary in Letchworth has left two neighbouring houses damaged as thieves smashed patio doors to steal cash and jewellery.
Two men have denied producing drugs at the biggest cannabis factory ever in Hertfordshire – which police uncovered in Letchworth last month.
Thieves targeted the plants from the UK’s first roundabout in Letchworth on Friday and North Herts District Council are now working to have new flowers planted.
The Letchworth History Group will welcome Lord Matthew Taylor to speak at the Ebenezer Howard memorial lecture, being held on Tuesday to commemorate the 90th anniversary of his death.
Judges have spent hours poring over nominations for this year’s Comet Community Awards, praising the high quality of the entries.
A new dementia club has been launched in Letchworth by a housing association in a bid to tackle poor nutritional intake and social isolation, and to offer well-deserved breaks to carers.
We’re three weeks away from the new Great Northern timetable being rolled out – which operator Govia Thameslink Railway is hailing as the “biggest timetable shake-up in UK rail history.”