Hitchin’s Market Place was transformed into a winter wonderland yesterday evening as Boots filmed their Christmas advert.
Balloons supplied by a Hitchin crafts shop were used by the BBC for Saturday night’s Strictly Come Dancing TV programme.
Following an extended summer break, Peter Sharkey returns with his popular personal finance column – and some good news for millennials.
Biggleswade United’s popular former boss Christain Colas has left Staines Town after only three-months in charge.
It was an emotional day at Airbus Defence and Space in Stevenage today, as the project team said goodbye to its Solar Orbiter probe ahead of its billion-pound mission to unlock the secrets of our sun’s magnetic fields.
Life might not traditionally start at 60, but for Royston-based accountant John Froggett it would certainly appear that way, as an exciting new ‘career’ beckons – as a performer!
A former EastEnders actor and the host of a hit Channel 4 show are set to appear at a charity comedy night in Potton to help a couple from the town.
Youth and world-class music were the highlights of a magical, sun-soaked Kimpton Folk Festival.
Never mind the football, the real World Cup battle is going on off the field.
With the group stage of the World Cup in the books, how much can you remember about the opening round of games?
BBC crews have been seen filming a new drama in the area.
It’s time to dust off your family heirlooms and search your attics as Antiques Roadshow rolls into Bedfordshire next month.
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.
While prehistoric creatures are back on cinema screens in Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, a Dinosaur of a different kind will be appearing at a Hitchin music venue.
When you think of a rock band’s manager, you probably think of an older man – but 19-year-old Ella Gregg is pleased to be well and truly smashing the mould.
A Stevenage woman has been in the spotlight ahead of the release of BBC Two drama King Lear, which was partly filmed in the town and stars Sir Anthony Hopkins.
Pulp star Jarvis Cocker has been added to the line-up appearing at Standon Calling this summer.
A 30-year-old Hitchin woman who lives with multiple sclerosis faces the effective choice of giving up work or moving into a residential home unless new carers can be found for her.
Troublesome pooches in Biggleswade are set to be tamed by one of the UK’s best trainers.
Danny Newton was the big winner at Stevenage’s end of season awards event, taking home three awards after an fantastic first season in League Two.
Letchworth environmentalists will launch activities to encourage people in the town to cut back on plastic waste, starting tomorrow.
More than 240 independent record stores across the UK will be celebrating Record Store Day on Saturday – including shops in Hitchin, Baldock and Letchworth.
A local animal rescue centre has launched a new app to celebrate the place our pets hold in our hearts.
Stevenage’s Giles Terera has said “it has been the joy of his life and career” to work for such a diverse theatre company after being named best musical actor at the Olivier Awards.
A violin tutor from Biggleswade was hand-picked to perform for the Queen at a special service filmed for the BBC.
There has been a pitch inspection scheduled before Biggleswade Town’s match against Hereford FC on Tuesday night,
Read CometSport’s Stevenage FC Q&A, the first in an occasional series on the personalities in and around the club. For our opener learn more about experienced BBC3CR broadcaster Steve Watkins.
Stevenage are in the hat for the fourth-round of the FA Cup but who could they face?
We were starstruck in November when Sir Anthony Hopkins paid a visit to Stevenage town centre to film a brand new BBC adaptation of Shakespeare’s King Lear.
August saw Progress 8 results released – the first lot since the new 1 to 9 grading system was rolled out nationwide in the last academic year.