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17:56

The A505 between Hitchin and Luton is closed following a collision.

The second annual Oktoberfest is set to return to Stevenage's King George V Playing Fields tomorrow evening.

Stevenage and North Herts MPs have called on Parliament to back the Prime Minister's Brexit deal in tomorrow's crunch vote in the House of Commons.

A woman has been charged in connection with a distraction burglary that took place in Hitchin last Thursday.

Hertfordshire's schools are set to benefit from the county council's decision to donate more than 600 pieces of art.

Sport

Wed, 17:41

A Hitchin swimmer set a new world record at the European Down Syndrome Swimming Championships.

Hitchin Town boss Mark Burke was left deflated after the Canaries conceded a late equaliser in their 1-1 derby draw with Royston Town in the Southern League Premier Division Central on Tuesday.

Royston Town and Hitchin Town played out an entertaining 1-1 draw in Tuesday night's local derby at Garden Walk, seeing the bragging rights and points shared in the Southern League Premier Division Central clash.

Director of Letchworth-based NCF Elites and West Ham United midfielder Jack Wilshere is supporting Breast Cancer Awareness month as part of the Wear it Pink campaign.

Hitchin Town boss Mark Burke was bursting with pride despite his side exiting the FA Cup, as they pushed Maidstone United all the way in a 2-1 defeat in the third qualifying round at the Gallagher Stadium on Saturday.

Stevenage FC

12:58

Mark Sampson wants his Stevenage side to ask Port Vale questions as they travel to Vale Park looking for back to back wins in League Two on Saturday afternoon.

Stevenage caretaker boss Mark Sampson has revealed he wants the job full-time and expressed a desire to build a long-term project at the Lamex.

Stevenage FC and shirt sponsors Burger King have teamed up to for new global advertising campaign to try to turn Boro into the biggest club in the online world.

In his CometSport column this week, Stevenage's Joel Byrom reflects on Boro's first win of the season, and he takes us inside the ceremony for the corner flag which took a kicking from Kelland Watts at the weekend.

Stevenage's Kurtis Guthrie was quick to praise the club's fans as they helped get Boro over the line for their first League Two win of the season on Saturday.

What's On

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Joaquin Phoenix delivers a career-best performance in Joker - a bloody, battered and bruised portrayal of a misunderstood man whose pained existence in a fractured and cruel world leads to worryingly nonchalant outbursts of violence.

A special Bollywood party night is coming to Hitchin.

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

Cast members were out and about in Stevenage for the launch of this year's Gordon Craig Theatre pantomime Beauty and the Beast.

A new virtual reality app has been launched showing how Knebworth House might have looked in different periods of time.

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Heritage

Saturday, October 5, 2019

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

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A new virtual reality app has been launched showing how Knebworth House might have looked in different periods of time.

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St Faith's Church in Hitchin celebrated its 125th anniversary last weekend with a community flower festival.

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Letchworth families have been discovering the heritage of their early garden city homes.

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Letchworth's Garden City Collection is calling for votes to win the Hertfordshire Association of Museums award for Object of the Year with an 83-year-old toilet roll.

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