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Acid attacks are on the increase in Hertfordshire, according to police data released under the Freedom of Information Act.

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Herts police
Sunday, January 21, 2018

A yellow weather warning has been issued for Stevenage and the snow is due to stop soon across Welwyn Hatfield and St Albans.

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Met Office
Sunday, January 21, 2018

Girl power is being called upon to help tackle cancer, with registration for this year’s women-only Race for Life now open.

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United Kingdom
Friday, January 19, 2018

The 18-year-old has impressed for Boro since coming into the first-team and is drawing interest from the top flight.

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Darren Sarll
Thursday, January 18, 2018

A yellow weather warning is in place for strong winds in Herts and Beds this morning – with motorists urged to be wary of fallen trees and debris on the roads.

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Met Office
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Most commuters were unimpressed with an average rise in ticket prices of 3.4 per cent when they returned to work on January 2, but Govia Thameslink and Network Rail insist a swathe of upcoming benefits will make it worth your while

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Stephen McPartland
Monday, January 15, 2018

Callum Stewart finished in an impressive second place as 31 Spartan runners raced in a Sunday Cross Country league event in Watford.

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United Kingdom
Monday, January 15, 2018

Construction giant Carillion has gone into liquidation, putting thousands of jobs at risk.

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Care Quality Commission
Friday, January 12, 2018

Filming for the sci-fi television series Humans has been taking place in Benington, with production vehicles parked up at Ridlins Park in Stevenage.

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United Kingdom
Thursday, January 11, 2018

Stevenage boss Darren Sarll gave CometSport an insight into analysis in football.

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Darren Sarll
Wednesday, January 10, 2018

The hugely-talented 2024 Olympic badminton prospect Leona Lee has landed another haul of gold, this time on the continent.

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Australian flu is hitting the UK with some commentators saying it’s set to be the worst outbreak in 50 years. With symptoms including fever, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, sore throat, difficulty sleeping and headaches, the virus is one of the reasons our hospitals are so incredibly stretched.

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Stephen McPartland
Monday, January 8, 2018

A woman who battled with her weight and sank into a deep depression which lasted for years has now shed nearly six stone and is determined to tackle the growing problem of obesity in the UK by helping others to lose weight.

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United Kingdom
Saturday, January 6, 2018

Stevenage coach Nicky Shorey comes up against his former side Reading when the teams meet in the FA Cup third-round.

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Premier League
Thursday, January 4, 2018

Stevenage’s highly anticipated FA Cup third-round game against Reading on Saturday will be the last opportunity for supporters to stand on the North Terrace.

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Boro
Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Toby Miles from Codicote will be writing a brand new cycling column at CometSport in 2018. Toby is an aspiring professional cyclist who will aim to give you the inside track on his attempts to become a top-level rider. He will also offer advice and share his racing experiences in the UK and the continent.

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United Kingdom
Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Most planned operations and appointments are going ahead at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital and Welwyn Garden City’s QEII despite advice from NHS England to postpone them in order to ease winter pressures.

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Stevenage's Lister Hospital
Wednesday, January 3, 2018

A transgender activist and journalist from Letchworth has been recognised in the Metro’s trans power list 2017/18: top activists and influencers.

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Letchworth
Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Trains are delayed through North Hertfordshire this morning after power lines went down because of the high winds overnight and police and fire services are warning motorists to beware of fallen trees.

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Network Rail
Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Commuters across Comet country faced the headache of train fare hikes of an average of 3.4 per cent on their tickets as they boarded trains on the first working day of the new year.

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Govia Thameslink
Thursday, December 28, 2017

An Arlesey man inspired by his son to lose weight will be the face of a national Slimming World campaign after shedding more than eight stone.

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Priory School
Tuesday, December 26, 2017

A 16-year-old boy who stabbed a police dog and assaulted an officer was sentenced in June to four months in a detention centre.

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Sharon Taylor
Monday, December 25, 2017

The family of Stevenage dad Scott Everett, who was diagnosed with motor neurone disease, launched an appeal in May to raise £30,000 for stem cell treatment in a bid to buy him some time to see his young daughters grow up.

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Sherma Batson
Sunday, December 17, 2017

An engineer from Stevenage has been recognised nationally as an inspiration to future generations of female engineers.

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United Kingdom
Friday, December 15, 2017

A Letchworth headteacher has teamed up with local children’s centres to create and donate Christmas hampers to 15 families in the area.

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Letchworth
Thursday, December 14, 2017

A Letchworth gym hopes to push its members to new levels of fitness while also giving back to the community on Sunday.

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Letchworth
Tuesday, December 12, 2017

A Letchworth building supplies branch is holding a week of fundraising including a ‘Brave the Shave’ in memory of a valued friend and customer.

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Letchworth
Monday, December 11, 2017

Read CometSport for our comprehensive coverage of cycling in Stevenage.

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United Kingdom
Monday, December 11, 2017

Read CometSport for all the latest Fairlands Valley Spartans news and results.

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Marriotts School

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