Wednesday, August 8, 2018

A prolific thief from Stevenage has been jailed for a year after he admitted a long string of offences including stealing a county council staff pass.

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Hertfordshire County Council Stevenage
Sunday, July 22, 2018

More than 60 children and their families joined Buster the Steposaurus for the inaugural park and stride in Offley, near Hitchin.

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Hertfordshire County Council Hitchin
Friday, July 6, 2018

A Hitchin recycling company director has told the Comet a manager who responded to a question about air pollution with racist comments about “the Muslims” was joking and now wants to apologise.

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Hertfordshire County Council University of Hertfordshire Hitchin
Friday, July 6, 2018

A new report claims air pollution around a Hitchin waste recycling site is 10 times accepted levels – but when asked about it, the firm’s manager today told the Comet we should instead be worrying about “the Muslims”.

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Hertfordshire County Council University of Hertfordshire Hitchin
Monday, June 18, 2018

Hertfordshire’s police and crime commissioner could close blue-light stations in Hitchin, Hatfield and other towns if he gains control over the fire and rescue service.

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David Lloyd Hertfordshire County Council
Friday, June 15, 2018

A major road in Hitchin will be closed 24 hours a day for the next three weekends while county council contactors carry out drainage works.

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Hertfordshire County Council
Thursday, June 14, 2018

A woman from Biggleswade has received the British Empire Medal in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.

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Hertfordshire County Council Biggleswade Comet
Thursday, May 24, 2018

Cleaning signs and clearing overgrown vegetation might usually be down to the council – but in pockets of Herts volunteers have been rolling up their sleeves themselves.

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Hertfordshire County Council
Thursday, May 24, 2018

It appears there is a little more flexibility than first thought on recycling rigid plastics.

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Hertfordshire County Council
Sunday, May 20, 2018

Central Bedfordshire Council is encouraging people in the county to foster as part of a national campaign.

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Hertfordshire County Council Central Bedfordshire Council Biggleswade Comet
Tuesday, May 15, 2018

This year’s Mental Health Awareness Week focuses on stress and how we’re coping with it – and there are resources available to help those needing support.

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Hertfordshire County Council
Friday, May 11, 2018

Volunteers are needed across Hertfordshire to help children read during the annual Summer Reading Challenge.

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Hertfordshire County Council Reading
Monday, April 23, 2018

A woman who broke her neck when she fell down some stairs has received an award for her incredible determination to regain her independence.

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Hertfordshire County Council Hitchin
Saturday, April 7, 2018

A project to facilitate growth in Baldock is being considered by the Government after Herts County Council put in bids for over £200 million to fund it and others.

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David Williams Herts County Council Hertfordshire County Council North Herts District Council Baldock Herts County Council North Herts District Council Baldock Town
Tuesday, March 13, 2018

A major cycling competition is set to return to Stevenage for the third year running, which supporters say will bring a boost to the town’s tourism and economy.

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Stevenage Borough Council Hertfordshire County Council United Kingdom Old Town
Thursday, March 8, 2018

Mental health organisations, including the county council, have revealed what key priorities they promise to focus on following a national review into children and young people’s mental health services.

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Hertfordshire County Council Care Quality Commission NHS Hertfordshire County
Saturday, March 3, 2018

• Stevenage MP says he can’t support SG1 scheme because Queensway should come first

• He questions amount of affordable housing it offers

• Mecca Bingo says not yet contacted about scheme which would see it moved

• One NHS facility says it is happy to move anther says it has no plans

• Council says it is negotiating with all landowners to bring scheme about

• Developers confident they can bring MP on board

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Jeremy Corbyn Stephen McPartland David Williams Herts County Council Stevenage Borough Council Hertfordshire County Council NHS Stevenage Borough Council Herts County Hertfordshire County London
Monday, February 19, 2018

The developers who built London’s The Shard are to pump £350 million into the redevelopment of Stevenage town centre.

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David Williams Sharon Taylor Stevenage Borough Council Hertfordshire County Council United Kingdom Hertfordshire County Stevenage Borough London
Saturday, February 17, 2018

A Stevenage woman who has changed the lives of 17 children over the last five years has been nominated in this year’s Comet Community Awards.

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Herts County Council Hertfordshire County Council Herts County Council Comet Community Awards Stevenage Hertfordshire County
Monday, February 5, 2018

An exploding oxygen cylinder may have been responsible for a fire at a Stevenage care home that left one person dead and six others hospitalised, it has emerged.

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Stevenage's Lister Hospital Hertfordshire County Council
Sunday, January 28, 2018

So who or what is really responsible for ambitious £50 million plans to move and rebuild Stevenage railway station being shelved – and why are we not getting a fifth platform any time soon to carry trains to Hertford?

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Stephen McPartland Stevenage Borough Council Hertfordshire County Council Network Rail Hertfordshire County Stevenage Borough London
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 Hertfordshire County Council Herts County Council COMET Herts County Council Stevenage Hertfordshire United Kingdom Herts County
Friday, January 19, 2018

There’s less than one week left to respond to Hertfordshire County Council’s Local Transport Plan, which the council says will mean a major shakeup of the county’s transport networks in a bid to help them cope in the future.

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Hertfordshire County Council Hertfordshire County St Albans London Royston
Thursday, January 18, 2018

Do you know an unsung hero that deserves to be recognised? Well now is your time to act as the Comet Community Awards 2018 launches today.

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Hertfordshire County Council Biggleswade Comet Stevenage Letchworth Hitchin Baldock Biggleswade Sandy
Thursday, January 18, 2018

A Royston dad whose car was hit on the A505 earlier this week while he was travelling with his young sons has said he feels they are all “lucky to be alive” after the 70mph smash.

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Hertfordshire County Council Facebook Volkswagen BMW Royston Baldock
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

A motorist who fraudulently used his disabled six-year-old nephew’s Blue Badge to park in Stevenage has been slapped with a bill for more than £1,400.

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David Williams Hertfordshire County Council Stevenage Magistrates' Court Stevenage Borough Council Stevenage
Tuesday, January 2, 2018

While you sat down for your Christmas lunch, unwrapped a pile of presents or sat watching a film with the family, Hertfordshire home care staff were out on their rounds supporting those in need.

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Herts County Council NHS Hertfordshire County Council Herts County Hertfordshire County
Friday, December 15, 2017

A Stevenage granddaughter has admitted using her grandmother’s Blue Badge to park her car in Stevenage town centre.

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Stevenage Magistrates' Court Hertfordshire County Council
Thursday, December 14, 2017

Hertfordshire County Council issues over 800 work permits each year for school age children who undertake paid or unpaid work, including one for Santa’s little helper.

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Teresa Heritage Hertfordshire County Council Hertfordshire County Edinburgh

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