Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Eight people – including two from St Albans and three from Stevenage – have been arrested during a police operation targeting county lines gangs.

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Tuesday, July 28, 2020

A former St Albans and Harpenden salesman turned poet has been personally thanked by the Queen for his “poignant verses”, after he sent her two of his poetic musings.

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Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Estimates suggest that replacing all 10 of Hertfordshire’s district and borough councils with a single unitary council could save £142 million a year.

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Thursday, July 16, 2020

Vandalism to play equipment in two Stevenage parks is set to cost the council between £10,000 and £15,000 to repair or replace.

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Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Aldi bosses are searching for new store locations in 11 Hertfordshire towns, including in Stevenage and Hitchin.

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Monday, June 22, 2020

Concerns have been raised that criminal justice is on the ‘edge of a crisis’ with up to a two-year court backlog at St Albans Crown Court.

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Wednesday, June 17, 2020

The application to expand Luton Airport has been delayed, as the company looks to make it the “UK’s most sustainable airport over the next 20 years”.

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Monday, June 15, 2020

Shoppers in Stevenage have come in their droves to the town centre today as non-essential stores open their doors for the first time since lockdown restrictions were imposed in March.

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Monday, May 25, 2020

The coronavirus has hit the aviation industry hard, so what does this mean for the Luton Airport expansion?

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Friday, May 15, 2020

A new train timetable for Great Northern and Thameslink routes is set to be implemented from Sunday to help maintain social distancing.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2020

The Essex & Herts Air Ambulance Trust is set to receive fuel donations from Total UK so it can continue its live saving work as the coronavirus crisis continues.

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Monday, April 20, 2020

Luton airport has pledged to support the community during the lockdown period, as the number of passengers nears zero, and 70 per cent of the workforce is no longer involved in the daily running of the airport.

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

Under 11s school places have been announced for 2020, with more than 97 per cent of children in Hertfordshire being allocated a place at one of their preferred primary schools.

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

Due to the increase of empty premises across the country as we battle the spread of coronavirus, Herts police is offering crime prevention advice to business owners.

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Monday, April 13, 2020

Stevenage Arts and Leisure Centre has donated its stock to the NHS Heroes pop-up supermarket at Lister Hospital, as the venue becomes a community hub.

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Thursday, April 9, 2020

Two arrests have been made in connection with burglaries carried out at business premises in Stevenage.

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Monday, April 6, 2020

A new High Sheriff for Hertfordshire has been appointed with a ceremony conducted via video conferencing.

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Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Luton airport remains open but will cease operations if necessary amid the coronavirus outbreak.

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

Lister Hospital in Stevenage will no longer treat patients with minor injuries or illnesses – as East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust prepares itself for an increase in coronavirus (COVID-19) cases.

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Three teenagers have been arrested following an altercation in Hitchin which left a woman in her 70s with bruising to one of her eyes.

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Saturday, March 21, 2020

Hertfordshire Catering Limited (HCL), the supplier of school meals to 430 schools in the county, has said current staff availability means it can continue to offer meals next week to children of key workers, vulnerable children and those who qualify for free school meals.

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Friday, March 20, 2020

Stevenage Borough Council has launched a new appeal called Stevenage Helps to facilitate contributions to the vulnerable during the coronavirus crisis.

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Wednesday, March 18, 2020

A Stevenage academy has partially closed following the government’s advice to avoid mass gatherings and work from home where possible.

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Wednesday, March 18, 2020

A Herts County Councillor representing Stevenage Old Town has written to schools in the area to lobby for free schools meals to continue should schools close due to the coronavirus.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

A CCTV image has been released following a fraud offence in Stevenage where a cashier was tricked into handing over cash.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Strategies have been put in place to help protect Stevenage businesses against a spate of burglaries in Bedwell.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

A pupil at a Stevenage primary school has tested positive for the coronavirus, and is now in self-isolation alongside their family members.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

A pop-up Post Office has opened in Stevenage High Street as the business continues to look for a permanent solution to losing its branch that was in the Waitrose store.

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Monday, March 16, 2020

An online forum to connect people in Stevenage has been set up in the wake of the spread of the coronavirus.

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Monday, March 16, 2020

There is currently disruption for trains between Stevenage and London as a safety inspection is carried out in Knebworth.

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