A scheme set up to provide food for the homeless and those in need this winter has launched in Hitchin.

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Stevenage Borough Council Old Town Baldock

Christmas has come early for those who run the Hitchin Business Improvement District, which will now continue for another five years following a ballot by the town’s businesses.

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Tom Hardy Keith Hoskins Hitchin
Yesterday, 18:42

Following the sentencing of a 14-year-old Letchworth boy who almost killed another boy with a knife, police have released a statement and advice to those who may feel pressured to carry a knife.

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St Albans Crown Court Letchworth
Yesterday, 16:28

The Letchworth Business Improvement District will continue for another five years, following a ballot by the town’s businesses.

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Letchworth
Mon, 18:02

A lane closure is in place on the A602 between Hitchin and Stevenage following a collision between a car and a lorry.

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Hitchin Stevenage
Mon, 17:54

A 14-year-old boy has today been sentenced to five years in a detention centre for the stabbing of another teenager in Letchworth during a row over £20.

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St Albans Crown Court Letchworth
Mon, 16:45

Queues are building on the A602 between Hitchin and Stevenage following a collision near the roundabout for the A1(M) Junction 8.

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Hitchin Stevenage
Mon, 15:01

More than 70 Santas braved the wet weather yesterday for the first Stevenage town centre family fun run, organised by Letchworth-based Garden House Hospice Care.

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Letchworth Stevenage
Mon, 12:22

A teenager has been sentenced to three years in prison after admitting to marking bombs threats to thousands of schools across the country – including in Herts and Beds.

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Stevenage Sandy Stotfold St Albans
Mon, 07:01

A Stotfold woman has raised nearly £10,000 for Garden House Hospice Care with an evening of prosecco and pampering, in memory of beloved mum and grandmother.

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Garden House Hospice Care Biggleswade Comet Stotfold Letchworth
Friday, December 7, 2018

Two men arrested in connection with the disappearance of William ‘Bill’ Taylor have been released with no further action.

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Hitchin
Friday, December 7, 2018

A Potton choir group has received a bursary of £750 from building company CALA Homes.

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Biggleswade Comet Potton
Friday, December 7, 2018

Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice staff are preparing for its Lights of Love event this Sunday, which is dedicated to remembering loved ones at Christmas.

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Biggleswade Comet
Thursday, December 6, 2018

A paedophile has been jailed for 10 years after biting off the finger of a ‘Catching Online Predators’ member during a Stevenage sting.

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Stevenage
Thursday, December 6, 2018

Hitchin and Harpenden MP Bim Afolami won the Patchwork Foundation’s Newcomer Conservative MP of the Year award at a ceremony held at Speaker’s House yesterday.

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Hitchin
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

A Hitchin performing arts school will host a ‘spare chair’ Christmas lunch tomorrow afternoon for the elderly.

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Hitchin
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

A Letchworth academy has been given its first ‘good’ Ofsted rating following an inspection in October.

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Letchworth
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Hitchin and Harpenden MP Bim Afolami has taken to Twitter to announce that he will support Theresa May’s Brexit deal, where he was met with criticisms from some constituents.

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Bim Afolami Theresa May Hitchin
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Garden House Hospice Care will host its first fun run in Stevenage town centre on Sunday.

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Letchworth Stevenage
Tuesday, December 4, 2018

A report into the implementation failings of the May timetable has been published today, naming the “fragmented and over-complicated” system as a key factor which caused chaos for many commuters across Herts, South Cambs and Central Beds.

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Monday, December 3, 2018

A volunteer at a Garden House Hospice Care charity shop in Stevenage has spoken about how giving up his time has helped him to say thank you.

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Garden House Hospice Care Letchworth Stevenage
Monday, December 3, 2018

Letchworth BID businesses are being encouraged to return their ballot papers as soon as possible, as the deadline for votes looms.

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Saturday, December 1, 2018

Bedfordshire Police is supporting an international campaign to raise awareness of and tackle domestic abuse.

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Biggleswade Comet
Saturday, December 1, 2018

Campaigners who surveyed shoppers in Letchworth have found that many back a People’s Vote, and would like to remain in the EU.

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Letchworth
Friday, November 30, 2018

A woman and a man from Hitchin have both been charged with conspiracy to murder in connection with the disappearance of Gosmore man William ‘Bill’ Taylor.

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Herts police
Friday, November 30, 2018

Today’s announcement of a fare increase of 3.1 per cent has been met with “dismay and fury” by Letchworth and Royston rail users.

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Letchworth Royston
Friday, November 30, 2018

Hitchin has raised £35,000 for the Royal British Legion during the 2018 Poppy Appeal – the highest amount for five years.

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Royal British Legion Hitchin
Thursday, November 29, 2018

The Biggleswade Carnival Committee have awarded a number of organisations and charities cheques at their presentation night, after a successful carnival season.

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Biggleswade Comet
Thursday, November 29, 2018

Four people were rearrested this morning on suspicion of conspiracy to murder in connection with the disappearance of Gosmore man William ‘Bill’ Taylor.

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Herts police Hitchin
Thursday, November 29, 2018

Police in Letchworth are hosting a free tool marking event next Sunday.

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Letchworth

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