Yesterday, 12:51

Positive COVID-19 cases continue to rise in Stevenage and North Herts, while the two local authorities remain at medium risk level.

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Yesterday, 12:01

Letchworth’s Business Improvement District is backing the Comet’s Shop Local campaign, and has discussed ways it will help instil confidence back into the community amid the ongoing coronavirus situation.

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Yesterday, 11:23

Eateries across North Herts are offering free food to help families affected by last week’s parliament vote not to extend free school meals during the October and Christmas holidays.

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Mon, 17:00

A Stevenage man has been charged with going equipped for burglary and possessing a knife in Peterborough.

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Mon, 14:46

Charity funding has secured a portable ultrasound scanner for Stevenage’s Lister Hospital, which will help care for women at high risk of giving birth prematurely.

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Mon, 12:28

Pride of Stevenage Award winners were recognised with a virtual event, paying homage to those who made a difference during the height of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Mon, 11:17

A car has collided with a Hitchin pub and restaurant, causing damage to the building and a nearby Openreach box.

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Sunday, October 25, 2020

Garden House Hospice Care’s Light of Life event is set to return this year.

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Friday, October 23, 2020

A property in Shefford which was linked to multiple reports of anti-social behaviour has now closed for three months.

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Friday, October 23, 2020

In response to the government’s controversial decision to discontinue free school meals for children into the school holidays, Stevenage Borough Council has set up a Lunch Box club, while a restaurant in the town has also offered to help.

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Friday, October 23, 2020

Two businesses in Letchworth have been targeted by burglars, with damage caused to both premises.

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Friday, October 23, 2020

This year’s Remembrance Sunday service in Stevenage will be closed to the public due to coronavirus restrictions.

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Friday, October 23, 2020

A mother and baby and two police officers have been discharged from hospital following a crash in Stevenage yesterday.

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Thursday, October 22, 2020

North East Hertfordshire MP Sir Oliver Heald has voted against extending free school meals to the Christmas holidays, despite initially pushing for the scheme back in the summer.

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Wednesday, October 21, 2020

A cannabis farm in Shefford has been dismantled by Bedfordshire Police – making it the hundredth farm the force has discovered since the beginning of the coronavirus lockdown.

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Wednesday, October 21, 2020

A major part of the Stevenage town centre regeneration, named SG1, has been approved by Stevenage Borough Council’s planning and development committee.

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Wednesday, October 21, 2020

A plaque has been unveiled in memory of a well-known Baldock builder who passed away last month.

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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Cyclists came in their hundreds to take on Garden House Hospice Care’s Pedal for Pounds fundraiser on Sunday.

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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

London Luton Airport has launched a public consultation on arrival routes into the airport, and is looking at two new options to create a more sustainable model for communities in Herts and Beds.

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Monday, October 19, 2020

A Stevenage woman, whose dying wish was to take on a charity challenge for Garden House Hospice Care, has sadly died in the days leading up to the event.

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Monday, October 19, 2020

A CCTV image has been released after a woman in her 60s was consistently targeted by a man who led her to numerous cash machines and requested she withdraw money in Letchworth.

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Monday, October 19, 2020

The micro-museum at One Garden City in Letchworth is set to reopen this weekend after seven months of closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Sunday, October 18, 2020

Three Stevenage borough councillors have been shortlisted for the LGIU and CCLA Cllr Awards 2020.

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Friday, October 16, 2020

Letchworth Garden City Heritage Foundation has been awarded £224,228 funding, which will be used to reopen some of its venues that were forced to close during lockdown.

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Friday, October 16, 2020

The Letchworth Settlement, which faced closure in the summer, has received a lifeline grant from the government’s £1.57 billion culture recovery fund – set up to help organisations through the pandemic.

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Friday, October 16, 2020

Meet the two brothers who protected the Baldock Charter this year, and whose family have been involved annual fair for a generations.

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

The business community in Letchworth have come together to replace an 80-year-old Bassingbourn woman’s pension money, after her handbag was stolen in the town on Monday.

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

The popular Standalone 10k run in Letchworth attracted more than 800 runners virtually over the course of two weeks, and has raised more than £4,500 for charity.

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Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Jayne Dingemans, director of patient services at Letchworth-based Garden House Hospice Care, has been named in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.

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Tuesday, October 13, 2020

A Hitchin man has been given the first stalking protection order in Hertfordshire after his obsessive and controlling behaviour “ruined” the life of his ex-partner.

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