Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Work has finally begun on Stevenage’s Costco store, which is now set to open in July 2019.

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Thursday, June 14, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn was in Stevenage today – and in a one-on-one interview with the Comet, he gave his views on a range of issues affecting our area.

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Thursday, May 24, 2018

Stevenage’s new mayor for 2018/19 has taken office – and, unusually, she is a councillor from the opposition benches.

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Friday, May 18, 2018

The new chairman of North Herts District Council was announced last night – along with the Labour chairmen for two of the authority’s area committees.

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Friday, May 4, 2018

The Labour Party have remained dominant following the Stevenage Borough Council local elections – winning eight of the 13 seats contested yesterday.

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Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Stevenage’s mayor and borough council leader were among the dignitaries who joined the town’s Irish community for their St Patrick’s Day celebrations.

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Monday, March 12, 2018

The famous old allegory of robbing Peter to pay Paul is one that will be in the minds of many council finance officers this month as they announce their annual budgets amidst the grip of government austerity.

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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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Wednesday, February 28, 2018

International developers Mace formally launched its £350 million scheme to regenerate the heart of Stevenage town centre at an event at the Ibis Hotel’s conference and banqueting suite on Tuesday.

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Thursday, February 22, 2018

Where is the Stevenage Costco? That’s the question many are asking, two years after the cash-and-carry giant received the green light for a 14,030-square-metre megastore.

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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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Thursday, February 8, 2018

Despite the doubters, the long, long-awaited regeneration of Stevenage town centre is finally set to begin in earnest – with Stevenage Borough Council set to unveil a major international developer who will pump £350 million into rebuilding the town’s heart.

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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Stevenage Mayor, Councillor Pam Stuart was joined by dignitaries and people from across Hertfordshire yesterday to mark Holocaust Memorial Day at a special ceremony at Stevenage Borough Council’s headquarters.

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Tuesday, December 26, 2017

A 16-year-old boy who stabbed a police dog and assaulted an officer was sentenced in June to four months in a detention centre.

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Sunday, December 24, 2017

A big talking point in April was North Herts District Council’s decision to ditch 180 of its 432 dog waste bins – with dog walkers in Hitchin and Letchworth hanging their pets’ poo in bags on the vacant posts in protest.

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Sunday, December 17, 2017

Children from Peartree Spring Primary School were invited to visit Stevenage Borough Council’s headquarters last week after they worked with the council to clear an alleyway they use on their journeys to school.

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Friday, December 1, 2017

There was a great turn out for the Christmas lights switch-on in Stevenage last night despite the freezing conditions.

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Thursday, November 23, 2017

A Stevenage Labour councillor has joined the Conservatives, citing unease with Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership and the lack of progress on the long-awaited town centre regeneration.

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

Stevenage’s Conservative MP Stephen McPartland has used his personal influence with the Secretary of State Sajid Javid to put the town’s draft Local Plan on hold – because he says it is undeliverable.

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Prospective business owners in Stevenage were able to get some valuable advice yesterday when the Small Business Saturday bus called at Stevenage for a special roadshow event in partnership with Stevenage Borough Council.

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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Stevenage Town Square has been put on a par with historic churches, Roman villas, shipwrecks and castles by being placed on a Heritage at Risk register – and we want to know what you think about it.

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Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Two of Stevenage’s notoriously dated town squares have been transformed into leafy seating areas – and were officially unveiled on Saturday.

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Friday, August 18, 2017

One victim of domestic abuse in Stevenage is seeking help from the town’s Citizens Advice branch every single day it is open.

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Thursday, August 3, 2017

Stevenage Borough Council has handed over almost £1.5 million to recruitment firms to hire staff and to agencies to hire temporary staff in the past six months.

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Monday, July 31, 2017

A safe house where women or men can go to begin rebuilding their lives after suffering domestic abuse has been set up by Stevenage Borough Council.

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Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Hitchin MP Bim Afolami has welcomed Monday’s announcement from education secretary Justine Greening that the core budget will be increased for schools across the UK.

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