A 47-year-old man has been charged in connection with an alleged assault on two paramedics in Hitchin in the early hours of yesterday morning.

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Saturday, June 15, 2019

A Stevenage service which provides information, advice and support to improve people's health and wellbeing has won a national award.

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Friday, June 14, 2019

A site is being secured to provide more secondary school places in Stevenage, to help meet the demand of a growing population.

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

Two student chefs from North Hertfordshire College have won a place in tomorrow's final of the UK Young Seafood Chef of the Year competition after winning their regional heat.

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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

A man who tragically lost his brother, mother and grandad to cancer within three-and-a-half years is urging people to join him in next month's Race for Life to raise money for Cancer Research UK.

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Monday, June 10, 2019

A charity worker raising money for the Royal British Legion's Poppy Appeal at Stevenage Day yesterday lost his wedding ring at the event and is appealing for help in finding it.

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Friday, May 31, 2019

Every single part-time worker in North Hertfordshire and Central Bedfordshire is earning less than the Real Living Wage - a rate based on what it actually costs to make ends meet in the UK.

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Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Two friends have cycled more than 800 miles round Ireland and raised more than £10,000 to help find a cure for a disease affecting two girls close to their hearts.

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Tuesday, May 28, 2019

The Local Plan for Stevenage - which sets out how the town will be developed through to 2031 - has been adopted, despite concerns Green Belt land will be swallowed up with housing.

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Monday, May 27, 2019

The family of a little boy who has battled leukaemia and been diagnosed with a whole host of other medical conditions are appealing for help in creating a safe garden for him to enjoy.

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Stevenage
Saturday, May 25, 2019

A comedy night will be held next month to raise funds for a charity which supports children with an autistic spectrum condition.

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Friday, May 24, 2019

A charity is appealing for help with its project to ship a library to Kenya to give villagers in a deprived community the opportunity to read.

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

A 58-year-old man from Stevenage has been arrested on suspicion of tax fraud as part of an operation which saw 50 HM Revenue and Customs officers search business premises and residential addresses in towns including Stevenage.

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Parents will march in protest of inadequate support for children with special educational needs in Hertfordshire next Thursday.

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Monday, May 20, 2019

Police were appealing for help to trace Stevenage man William Mott, who went missing this morning.

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Stevenage
Friday, May 17, 2019

The boss of an auto repair company says there is nowhere in Hertfordshire to expand his business, with the Federation of Small Businesses blaming the increased rate of loss of commercial property to housing.

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Stevenage
Thursday, May 16, 2019

A cancer survivor has launched a campaign to raise £500,000 by next summer to fund men's health projects in Hertfordshire.

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Knebworth
Thursday, May 16, 2019

A good Samaritan has come to the aid of a man battling motor neurone disease who became a victim of online fraud.

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

A Stevenage woman in agony since having a mesh implant in 2007 joined a rally against the suspension of surgery to remove it.

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

There has been an outbreak of measles in Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire, with the UK among the worst high-income countries for uptake of the vaccination against the disease.

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Monday, May 13, 2019

A woman with borderline personality disorder is determined to tackle the stigma and misconceptions often attached to mental illnesses.

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Friday, May 10, 2019

Raffle tickets are on sale to support an appeal to fund a new neonatal family room at Stevenage's Lister Hospital.

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Stevenage
Thursday, May 9, 2019

The family of a teenager paralysed from the waist down following an operation to remove a tumour from her lung are fundraising for vital treatment which could help her walk again.

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Thursday, May 9, 2019

Following an academy's forced takeover of a secondary school in February, a job advert for a Latin teacher to start in September has prompted concern from parents.

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Stevenage
Thursday, May 9, 2019

A determined 13-year-old boy with cerebral palsy secured second place in the Mini London Wheelchair Marathon and has his sights firmly set on competing in the Paralympics.

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Tuesday, May 7, 2019

The leader of Stevenage Borough Council is standing as a candidate in the European Parliament elections on May 23.

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Sunday, April 28, 2019

A 39-year-old from Stevenage will be running the London Marathon today in memory of a childhood friend who lost her battle with cancer when she was just a teenager.

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London Marathon
Friday, April 26, 2019

A charity which faced closure after its funding was slashed by £100,000 has been saved.

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

The BBC has broadcast a radio show from a garden shed to fulfil the long-held ambition of a DJ who for 45 years has had the smallest audience in the country - his wife.

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Sunday, April 21, 2019

A play designed to strip dementia of its fear and help prevent the isolation of sufferers is set to be performed by a pop-up theatre company with a pay-what-you-can policy.

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