Friday, January 12, 2018

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.

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Ben Kennedy
Monday, January 8, 2018

Stevenage are in the hat for the fourth-round of the FA Cup but who could they face?

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Darren Sarll
Sunday, December 31, 2017

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.

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BBC
Thursday, December 28, 2017

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.

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Marriotts School
Wednesday, December 27, 2017

After the festivities of my real job and serving 185 people for lunch the alarm at 8am wasn’t the most welcome.

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Darren Sarll
Monday, December 18, 2017

Hitchin-based folk duo Celtic Krystal are looking forward to pulling a few festive ‘Folk Craic-kers’ this Christmas in celebration of the recent release of their new CD ‘The Silver Darlings’.

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BBC
Friday, December 15, 2017

Letchworth was in the spotlight last night as an episode of Celebrity Antiques Road Trip which features the garden city was aired.

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Letchworth Garden City Heritage Foundation
Thursday, December 14, 2017

The cameras are back in Hitchin town centre today, with imitation snow replacing the real stuff for a Winter Olympics-themed advert featuring ice dancing legends Torvill and Dean.

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Keith Hoskins
Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Wrestling is a form of entertainment which has been often derided as lacking authenticity.

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BBC
Friday, November 24, 2017

The winners for the Hertfordshire Business Awards 2017 have been revealed tonight – and it’s fair to say they are all proud as punch.

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Friday, November 17, 2017

Hitchin Town’s visit to old friends Hereford has rekindled a host of memories for boss Mark Burke this week.

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Mark Burke
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Stevenage’s hat-trick hero Matty Godden is on fire as he tells CometSport he feels ‘fit and sharp’ ahead of the clash with table toppers Notts County at the Lamex on Saturday.

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Jonathan Smith
Thursday, November 2, 2017

A Stevenage chancer allegedly tried to ruin Christmas for EastEnders fans by stealing scripts full of spoilers for the festive episode of the popular TV soap and trying to sell them to the Daily Mail.

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BBC
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Guess who is making a film in Stevenage town centre this morning? None other than the great Sir Anthony Hopkins.

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BBC
Monday, October 30, 2017

Campaigners in Hitchin are celebrating after a notorious footpath was finally relaid after years of problems, with the new surface unveiled at the weekend.

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Herts County Council
Saturday, October 28, 2017

Hitchin-based steel window specialists have helped create a charity centre for foster youngsters that will feature on BBC One’s DIY SOS.

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BBC
Friday, October 27, 2017

A paedophile opera singer from Stevenage has been jailed after being caught with sexual images of children and animals just months into a community sentence.

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Stevenage
Monday, October 16, 2017

Ex-Hurricane Ophelia is causing a ‘red sun phenomenon’ across Hertfordshire and other parts of England.

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Met Office
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Hitchin’s Team GB 2016 Olympic gold-winning hockey player Helen Richardson-Walsh has spoken movingly about her struggles with depression on World Mental Health Day.

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BBC
Tuesday, September 26, 2017

A 10-year-old Hitchin girl who complained to Sky Sports about their women’s football coverage has been rewarded with a visit to their news studio.

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BBC
Monday, September 11, 2017

A Lincoln City fan wore a pink bra at The Lamex during the Imps game with Stevenage at the weekend.

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BBC
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
Thursday, August 10, 2017

Letchworth is to star on national television next week as part of a new BBC Four documentary series looking at the idea of utopia.

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BBC
Thursday, July 20, 2017

Actor, writer, broadcaster, comedian and all-round good-egg Emma Kennedy is coming to Hitchin as the town’s festival draws to a close.

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Layth Yousif
Friday, July 14, 2017

The NR F1 Podcast takes to the airwaves to bring you its 2017 British Formula 1 Grand Prix preview.

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Lewis Hamilton
Tuesday, July 11, 2017

The team from Letchworth’s Garden House Hospice Care work so hard for our community – so it was nice to see them take a short time-out relaxing at a summer party featuring BBC star Mary Berry.

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BBC
Monday, July 10, 2017

Great British Bake-Off star Mary Berry paid tribute to a mother and daughter master cake-makers from Hitchin over the weekend.

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BBC
Saturday, July 8, 2017

The best-selling Canadian author of the DCI Banks crime series is set to introduce and sign his new novel in Letchworth.

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BBC
Wednesday, July 5, 2017

New Hitchin MP Bim Afolami made his first appearance on the BBC’s influential Daily Politics show this week.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Wednesday, July 5, 2017

The family of film critic Barry Norman have paid tribute to his remarkable life, which came to a much-lamented end on Friday night after 60 years in Datchworth.

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