Mon, 13:20

A surgeon at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital says he has been overwhelmed by the response to an appeal for help in saving the life of his young daughter, who is in desperate need of a transplant.

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Mon, 10:45

Hertfordshire’s medical professionals are keen to stress to those worried about attending healthcare appointments during lockdown that various measures are in place for patients to be seen safely.

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Tuesday, November 17, 2020

The determination of a controversial planning application for more than 160 homes on Green Belt land has been delayed.

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Monday, November 16, 2020

The Inner Wheel Club of Stevenage is celebrating its 60th anniversary.

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Monday, November 16, 2020

A widow who lost her husband to motor neurone disease last year is holding a charity quiz on Friday to raise money in his memory, and tickets are still available.

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Monday, November 9, 2020

The East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust is appealing for more volunteer drivers to provide patient transport.

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Monday, November 9, 2020

Kerbside collections of household garden waste will be suspended across Central Bedfordshire from December 7 to February 26.

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Monday, November 9, 2020

A father-of-four who underwent robotic surgery five months ago and is now cancer-free is urging anyone with health concerns to contact their GP without delay - reflecting on how his surgeon saved his life.

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Saturday, October 31, 2020

Staff at Stevenage Swimming Centre have been told they may be made redundant due to the cancellation of school swimming lessons because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Friday, October 30, 2020

A surgeon at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital is appealing for help in saving the life of his young daughter, who has been diagnosed with a life-threatening condition.

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020

The future of Mount Vernon Cancer Centre – the main radiotherapy centre for our area – remains uncertain, with plans to transfer management delayed due to the pandemic.

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020

A huge demand for welfare benefits advice in Stevenage has led to a pilot project which will see university law students step in to help with the workload.

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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

The inspirational widow of a man who lost his brave battle with motor neurone disease last year, robbing him of the chance to see his two young daughters grow up, has run more than 120 miles in his name to raise money towards research into a cure for the devastating illness.

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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

An anti-social neighbour in Stevenage has been handed a hefty fine following complaints about persistent loud noise from his flat.

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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Two former colleagues of a Stevenage mum who lost her cancer battle on October 16 have run 10k in her memory to raise money for the hospice that cared for her.

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Saturday, October 24, 2020

Police teams in Stevenage have been celebrating Black History Month (BHM) this week by recognising the contributions of their own black, Asian and minority ethnic officers and police staff, and launching a new initiative to greater improve knowledge and understanding of the communities they serve.

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Monday, October 19, 2020

Two former colleagues of a Stevenage mum who lost her battle with cancer last week are raising money in her name to donate to the hospice which cared for her.

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Monday, October 19, 2020

A headteacher is urging pupils to be vigilant as police make extensive enquiries into a stranger approaching schoolchildren on separate occasions.

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Thursday, October 15, 2020

Following World Mental Health Day on Saturday, a social media star catapulted into the limelight when his comical YouTube videos led to millions of followers has spoken of severe anxiety battles as his mum fought breast cancer and he struggled with the pressure of being in the public eye.

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

With campaigners’ hopes of saving swathes of countryside from an 800-home development still alive, the MP for Stevenage has implored the local authority to “take the right decision”.

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

A family-run business in the heart of Stevenage Old Town has been burgled, with cash and iPads stolen and damage caused to the property.

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Monday, October 12, 2020

A teacher who has devoted more than a decade to working with children with social, emotional and mental health difficulties has been nominated Hotspur Hero for going above and beyond during the pandemic to ensure his students had the support they needed.

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Monday, October 12, 2020

Construction works have started on a new bus interchange in Stevenage town centre.

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Saturday, October 10, 2020

A father who came out as a transgender woman at the age of 63 has written about her experience in a bid to empower others to have the courage to follow their dreams.

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Friday, October 9, 2020

Three young children who saw their dad’s hair fall out as he bravely battled cancer are donating their own hair to charity to be made into wigs for sick children suffering hair loss, in memory of their dad who sadly died last year.

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Tuesday, October 6, 2020

A dad who suffered the devastating loss of his daughter, who was stillborn, has run a marathon distance in her memory and raised more than £4,000 for charity.

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Tuesday, October 6, 2020

A church facing expensive repairs has permanently closed its doors, with any hope of raising the necessary funds snuffed out by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Monday, October 5, 2020

Stop dumping used personal protective equipment - that is the clear message to people in Stevenage, where littering of this potentially hazardous waste is on the rise.

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Monday, October 5, 2020

Bomb disposal experts have attended a residential street in Stevenage today, after a suspected hand grenade was found in a house this morning.

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Monday, October 5, 2020

Cineworld will temporarily close all its UK and US cinemas from Thursday, affecting 45,000 jobs.

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