Wed, 15:47

A flour miller holidaying in Jamaica drowned amid strong currents as his wife tried to save him, an inquest heard today.

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Biggleswade Comet
Wed, 08:35

Back in 1992, it was feared that more than 1,000 years of having a watermill in Stotfold had literally gone up in smoke.

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Biggleswade Comet
Sunday, October 8, 2017

Foster couples from Stotfold and Sandy were among those recognised at a celebration of the county’s foster carers.

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Central Beds Council
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

From humble beginnings when results were recorded by hand, Standalone 10k has developed into a flagship event for Letchworth – and on Sunday will mark its 30th anniversary.

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Norton
Saturday, September 9, 2017

Young and old are set to come together in Stotfold this month for the town’s annual community litter pick as part of the national Big Tidy Up.

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Biggleswade Comet
Thursday, September 7, 2017

Fairfield postal addresses are set to finally have ‘Stotfold’ taken off them – ending confusion relating to deliveries, police appeals and more.

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Alistair Burt
Wednesday, August 30, 2017

A motorcyclist from Stotfold who tragically died when his bike hit a lamppost in Hitchin has today been named by police.

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Stotfold
Saturday, August 19, 2017

A driver was lucky to escape with only minor injuries last night after his car left the A1(M) near Baldock services and ended up on its side.

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Baldock
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Stand-up comic Jacob Hawley, who grew up in Stotfold and Arlesey, says “the hard work starts now” following his BBC New Comedy Award final appearance at the Edinburgh Fringe this weekend.

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Lister Hospital
Thursday, August 10, 2017

A stand-up comic who grew up in Stotfold and Arlesey has won through to the final of the BBC New Comedy Award, to be held at the Edinburgh Fringe this weekend.

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BBC
Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Libraries in Biggleswade, Sandy, Potton, Stotfold and Shefford will have longer overall opening hours from the start of October.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Monday, July 31, 2017

The old and bold of Stotfold, Arlesey and beyond have come together to mark a century since the start of the Third Battle of Ypres.

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Royal British Legion
Saturday, July 29, 2017

An Arlesey pub has received a certificate of appreciation from the Royal British Legion in recognition of its fundraising for the Poppy Appeal.

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Biggleswade Comet
Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Thieves smashed through a Stotfold pub’s fence on Sunday night to steal its bouncy castle – disappointing families who gathered there for a wake the next day.

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Beds police
Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Arlesey Town Council has lodged a formal objection over the proposed design of a planned pedestrian and cycle bridge over the A507.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Monday, July 24, 2017

Police have today released bodycam footage showing how a police dog hunted down a joy-rider during two-mile cross-country pursuit near Baldock.

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Herts police
Thursday, July 20, 2017

An A507 joy-rider who was sniffed out by a police dog following a two-mile pursuit on foot from Baldock to Stotfold has been jailed for two years.

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Beds
Sunday, July 9, 2017

Free beginners’ skateboarding and BMX sessions in Letchworth are among the initiatives you can support as part of a supermarket grant scheme over the next two months.

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Jane Gray
Sunday, July 2, 2017

A school caretaker who has chalked up 25 years’ service says he feels lucky to have a job involving fresh challenges every day.

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Biggleswade Comet
Saturday, July 1, 2017

The people of Stotfold are to benefit from a new defibrillator, donated by Baldock Rotary Club.

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Rotary Club
Tuesday, June 27, 2017

A white van ended up in the trees this afternoon after failing to stop at a T-junction between Baldock and Stotfold.

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Baldock
Tuesday, June 13, 2017

A family of fraudsters who pocketed more than £45 million in the largest tax scam of its kind in UK history have been jailed for a total of 27½ years.

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Biggleswade Comet
Monday, May 8, 2017

There was fun for all the family at a packed Stotfold Watermill over the weekend – with fairground favourites, steam engines and a daredevil who rode a motorbike through burning hay.

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Biggleswade Comet
Friday, May 5, 2017

A charity football day in Stotfold has raised more than £1,400 to help get disabled kids into sport.

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Great Ormond Street Hospital
Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Those looking to mark Easter by attending one or more church services in Stevenage and North Herts over the next few days have many options.

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Stevenage
Wednesday, April 12, 2017

The father of a nine-year-old girl with a rare disability is hold a charity football day to repay a pair of fundraising friends who helped his family last year.

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Great Ormond Street Hospital
Sunday, April 9, 2017

The parents of a boy with Asperger syndrome have been so pleased with the support from his pre-school that they have made a gift of sensory toys to repay them.

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Biggleswade Comet
Thursday, March 30, 2017

Stotfold Scouts’ annual fundraising has got off to a flying start in the run-up to their jumble sale this weekend.

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Biggleswade Comet
Monday, March 27, 2017

There is severe congestion on the A507 around Henlow, Arlesey and Stotfold after a crash involving six vehicles.

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Biggleswade Comet
Saturday, March 11, 2017

A pair of teenagers fundraising for a spell of volunteering in Tanzania held a quiz night at the Stotfold Conservative Club.

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Samuel Whitbread Academy

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