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Hitchin department store Kenmore Interiors is to hold a closing-down sale ahead of liquidation, according to a new display in its windows.

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COMET
Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Hitchin department store Kenmore Interiors has suddenly closed without any apparent explanation.

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Keith Hoskins
Monday, March 12, 2018

Roman treasures found between Baldock and Royston went on show for the first time at the weekend – and visitors were queueing out the door.

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North Herts District Council
Wednesday, March 7, 2018

North Herts district, Stevenage borough and Herts county councils have now set their budgets for the next financial year – and there are council tax rises from all three.

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David Williams
Monday, February 26, 2018

Long-running Stevenage coach firm Chambers Coaches is to face a government inquiry to determine whether it has broken transport laws and must have its operating licences suspended.

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John Henry Newman School
Saturday, February 24, 2018

Darren Sarll’s Stevenage took on Notts County at Meadow Lane on Saturday afternoon. Find out which players impressed Comet sports journalist Layth Yousif.

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Luke Amos
Friday, February 9, 2018

The regeneration of Hitchin’s Churchgate shopping centre is back on the table after district councillors agreed to support the principle of a joint venture at a meeting last night.

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Lynda Needham
Saturday, January 27, 2018

I was delighted when Barnwell Middle School in Stevenage invited me along to support Hertfordshire County Council’s new “Just Talk” campaign to get young people talking about mental health issues.

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Priory School
Thursday, January 4, 2018

A crash in Stevenage involving a car and a cyclist has resulted in gridlock traffic.

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COMET
Monday, December 25, 2017

Matt Godden is looking to help Stevenage pick up back-to-back wins when they travel to Lincoln City on Boxing Day.

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Matt Godden
Monday, December 4, 2017

There were more nativity cribs than ever at St Ippolyts Church’s annual festival over the weekend.

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COMET
Monday, November 27, 2017

A Stevenage mum has organised an evening of clairvoyance and spiritual entertainment to raise money for the at–risk hospital unit that saved her son’s life.

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NHS
Monday, November 27, 2017

Seven Shefford schoolboys who completed 24 hours of non-stop gaming for charity have handed over a cheque for almost £900 to the BBC Children in Need appeal.

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COMET
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Nominations for an awards which recognises the voluntary efforts of North Herts heroes have opened today – and you have less than a month to get your entries in.

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Alan Millard
Monday, November 6, 2017

A Stevenage headteacher has spoken out about the new Progress 8 grading system which has led to a radical change in the way schools are judged.

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Barnwell School
Wednesday, October 25, 2017

An ice cream parlour in Stevenage has hit back at posts on Facebook which have gone viral showing pictures of piles of rubbish and dirty containers at the High Street establishment.

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Stevenage Borough Council
Friday, October 20, 2017

A dad with motor neurone disease has had stem cell treatment in a desperate bid to see his young daughters grow up, after Comet readers helped raise the £30,000 needed to pay the medical bill.

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COMET
Friday, October 20, 2017

Emergency services remain at the scene after a car crash in Stevenage this morning.

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COMET
Monday, October 16, 2017

A graffiti artist angry about the handling of disability benefit claims has spray-painted the words “contract kill Atos” on the front of Hitchin’s assessment centre.

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Judi Billing
Saturday, October 14, 2017

A disabled man from Letchworth is struggling to get around after his bike was stolen near a Letchworth bakery.

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Herts police
Tuesday, September 19, 2017

A six-month-old kitten had to be put down after being savaged by two out-of-control gun dogs on a village recreation ground near Hitchin yesterday.

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COMET
Thursday, September 14, 2017

Illustrative plans to build up to 42 homes on former school playing fields were exhibited yesterday in Letchworth – and received a lukewarm reaction from neighbours.

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Hertfordshire County Council
Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Officers have today mounted a dawn raid at Baldock town centre’s industrial estate as part of an investigation into possible immigration offences.

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COMET
Tuesday, September 5, 2017

A Stevenage mother has made a heartfelt appeal for more people to join the Organ Donor Register after seeing first-hand how a donor saved her daughter’s life.

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NHS
Friday, September 1, 2017

Following a busy transfer window Stevenage FC manager Darren Sarll has revealed what he looks for in a player ahead of Boro’s visit to Cheltenham.

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Joe Martin
Monday, August 28, 2017

Stevenage manager Darren Sarll was full of praise for his defence after a rearguard action in their 1-0 win at Barnet.

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Dale Gorman
Wednesday, August 23, 2017

A care service manager who had a tyre puncture in Hitchin town centre today came home to have armed police raid his house.

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Hitchin Girls' School
Thursday, July 27, 2017

Pupils from Hitchin Boys’ School have told the Comet that its expansion will “enhance the area”, after the plans were given the green light.

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Hitchin Boys' School
Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The demolition of a Victorian school building has caused outrage in the Shefford community, amid fears of asbestos contamination.

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Central Beds Council
Wednesday, July 12, 2017

‘We won’t let Rhythms die’ – that’s the resounding message which came from people at the crucial public meeting on the fate of Hitchin’s long-running music festival.

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Judi Billing

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