Wednesday, June 13, 2018

A much-loved teacher took his own life after struggling with drug addiction and mental health problems, an inquest has heard.

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Friday, May 25, 2018

The headteachers of six secondary schools in Hitchin, Letchworth and Baldock have again sent a joint letter to parents, warning of a “funding crisis”.

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Judi Billing Fearnhill School Hitchin Boys' School Highfield School Knights Templar School Hitchin Letchworth Baldock
Saturday, May 19, 2018

An iconic Hitchin pub that closed last year is back with a bang under the team behind one of the town’s favourite coffeehouses.

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Tom Hardy Hitchin Boys' School Hitchin
Friday, May 18, 2018

Schools across Hitchin are on lockdown today as emergency crews tackle a 100-tonne electrical goods fire on the town’s industrial estate.

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Friday, May 11, 2018

Hitchin’s British Schools Museum is to benefit from a new partnership with a firm of financial advisors, ahead of an exhibition on educator Joseph Lancaster.

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Thursday, May 3, 2018

A Hitchin musician is set to return to his roots after a series of high profile gigs at Club 85 on May 11.

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018

A Hitchin 21-year-old who died in a road collision while walking home from a night out with friends has been described as someone “loved by everybody who knew him”.

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Thursday, April 5, 2018

Hitchin gymnasts have returned with national honours from a trampolining championship in Northern Ireland.

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Friday, February 2, 2018

Hitchin’s cricket and hockey players are a step closer to new 21st-century facilities after a deal was struck to sell a strip of land off for housing.

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Hitchin Boys' School Blueharts Hockey Club Hitchin
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Many Stevenage and North Herts secondary schools were left disappointed by their ranking after new education progress tables were released last week.

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Nobel School Hitchin Girls' School Hitchin Boys' School Barclay School Stevenage Letchworth Hitchin Baldock
Sunday, January 28, 2018

Hitchin’s original punks are to play the whole of their first CD in order during a homecoming gig in the town this month.

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Hitchin Boys' School Italy London
Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Staff and students at Hitchin Boys’ School are mourning the loss of a popular teacher who tragically took his own life shortly after Christmas.

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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Heartfelt tributes have been paid to a respected mathematician and prominent Hitchin figure ahead of his funeral on Thursday.

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St Mary's Church Hitchin Boys' School Hitchin
Monday, December 11, 2017

Most schools in North Herts and Stevenage are closed today due to conditions after the weekend’s snow.

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Priory School Hitchin Girls' School Hitchin Boys' School St Francis' College Knights Templar School Stevenage Hitchin Letchworth Baldock Ashwell
Thursday, December 7, 2017

The Christmas lights are now shining bright in Hitchin’s Market Place – and the Comet has gone behind the scenes to meet the team behind the annual display and much more.

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Keith Hoskins Hitchin Boys' School
Sunday, December 3, 2017

Teams of entrepreneurs taking part in the Young Enterprise Company Programme set up trade stands and sold their wares to the public for the first time at the Hitchin Christmas trade fair.

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Bim Afolami Hitchin Boys' School Letchworth
Friday, December 1, 2017

Progress has been made to resolve the heating problems at Hitchin Boys’ School, with older students set to return to classes on Monday.

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Hitchin Boys' School
Thursday, November 30, 2017

Heating problems have forced staff at Hitchin Boys’ School to send pupils home today amid the cold, with most students set to stay away tomorrow as engineers get to work.

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Hitchin Boys' School Hitchin
Saturday, October 14, 2017

This was the scene as a 15-year-old Hitchin lad was entrusted with a hydraulic claw to bust open the door on a Ford Focus.

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Hitchin Boys' School
Saturday, October 14, 2017

Bake sales, games and a beat-the-goalie competition are among the schemes that have helped Hitchin Boys’ School students raise £1,715.32 for charity over the past year.

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Thursday, August 24, 2017

The head at Hitchin Boys’ School has saluted his pupils on an “outstanding” set of GCSE results.

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Thursday, August 17, 2017

The headteacher of Hitchin Boys’ School has said students deserve “great credit” after receiving their A-level results today – with 12 boys receiving straight A* and A grades.

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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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