Yesterday, 08:31

A PE teacher who has been fighting for his life since being diagnosed with cancer a year ago is walking 1,000 miles in a bid to raise £10,000 to help fund a charity's groundbreaking research into the killer disease.

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Mon, 11:58

The body of a mum who died in a freak accident while on holiday in France will be flown home today thanks to the generosity of people who raised the money to cover the repatriation costs.

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Stevenage
Saturday, October 12, 2019

Mount Vernon Cancer Centre - the main radiotherapy centre for our area - will be moved to another site following a review which found the dilapidated estate is not fit for purpose and staff shortages are putting patients at risk.

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Saturday, October 12, 2019

A carpenter warned by doctors he may never walk again after falling 12 feet from a roof and breaking his back has raised £1,500 in a charity boxing match after support from a Stevenage gym.

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Thursday, October 10, 2019

The family of a keen cyclist who died following a crash have paid tribute to their much-loved father, grandfather and step grandfather.

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Thursday, October 10, 2019

A woman who has long-term mental health problems and has come close to taking her own life says she "won't ever stop" trying to help others in crisis.

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Wednesday, October 9, 2019

The family of a former healthcare assistant at Stevenage's Lister Hospital has been left devastated after she died following a freak accident while on holiday in France.

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Monday, October 7, 2019

The sister of a Stevenage man who lost his battle with motor neurone disease says she knows he will be with her in spirit when she takes on the Great South Run in his memory.

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Monday, October 7, 2019

A sexual predator who brandished a knife and wore a balaclava and rubber gloves to carry out an attack in a teenager's mid-Bedfordshire home has been jailed.

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Saturday, October 5, 2019

An annual showcase of multi-cultural performances returns to Stevenage's Gordon Craig Theatre this month.

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Saturday, October 5, 2019

Two running clubs have raised funds which are set to make "a huge difference" to a specialist early years centre for children with an autistic spectrum condition.

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Friday, October 4, 2019

An Olympian and a planetary scientist have launched a programme for Stevenage students which could prove to be a life-changing opportunity.

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

An air ambulance landed in Stevenage early yesterday evening after a person went into cardiac arrest.

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

The Stevenage MP has lambasted the handling of a consultation into plans to build more than 600 homes on swathes of countryside as "an absolutely shocking betrayal of public trust", and is calling for the planning application to be dismissed.

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Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Community heroes were honoured at this year's Pride of Stevenage Awards, held on Saturday to recognise people's contribution to our society.

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Tuesday, October 1, 2019

A care service based in Letchworth has been rated outstanding following an inspection by health watchdog the Care Quality Commission, putting it within the top three per cent in the country.

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Monday, September 30, 2019

A Bedfordshire police officer has been sacked for gross misconduct.

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Sunday, September 29, 2019

A woman terrified of heights faced her fear and did a charity wing walk in memory of her father.

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Saturday, September 28, 2019

Teachers from 13 Stevenage primary schools have returned from Nepal, where they visited schools as part of the British Council's Connecting Classrooms through Global Learning programme.

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Friday, September 27, 2019

A charity ball has raised more than £700 for Garden House Hospice Care in Letchworth and Literacy in a Box, which ensures children around the world have access to basic education supplies such as pens and paper.

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Thursday, September 26, 2019

The future of a village pub has been secured following a two-and-a-half year campaign to save it from a housing developer.

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

A man has been jailed for 10 months after assaulting two paramedics in Hitchin, leaving one of them with bruising all over their body.

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

A data breach means a website used by customers to validate parking at Tesco Extra in Stevenage town centre has been shut down.

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

A driver tasered by police after he was involved in collisions with two vehicles has been arrested on suspicion of a raft of offences, including driving while unfit from drugs.

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Neighbours sprang into action when they saw a house on fire in the Great Ashby area of Stevenage last week.

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Police officers have tasered a driver after he was involved in collisions with two vehicles.

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Up to 150 people gathered on bicycles for a ride out on Saturday in tribute to a teenage boy who collapsed and died suddenly in August last year.

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Monday, September 23, 2019

In a bid to help save lives, a nurse who has survived womb cancer is keen to tell her story during Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month this September.

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Sunday, September 22, 2019

A group of active older people are appealing for a musician to lead their newly-created choir.

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Saturday, September 21, 2019

A charity which supports deprived communities in Kenya by providing people with the opportunity to read has opened its fourth library.

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