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Issuing fines for absent school pupils in September would be “harsh,” leader of Stevenage Borough Council Sharon Taylor has said.

More drive-in movie dates have been announced for Knebworth.

Kaiser Chiefs, Rick Astley and Basement Jaxx are due to headline a new drive-in concert and food experience in Knebworth from the creators of Tom Kerridge’s Pub in the Park festival tour.

An emotional plea for answers has been made by the family of a late Stevenage mum after her death from asbestos-related cancer earlier this year.

A car enthusiast group has planned a gathering and convoy in Stevenage this weekend, almost exactly one year after the Monkswood Way crash that saw 19 people injured.

Sport

Golf, like most sports, has been affected by the coronavirus pandemic this year.

With the Premier League back in action for the past few weeks now after more than three months away due to the coronavirus pandemic, why not celebrate with another sports quiz?

Hertfordshire’s gymnastics community are set to receive support from British Gymnastics, as the governing body announces a number of measures to help delivery providers, participants and the wider community return to the sport safely and with confidence.

With the Premier League back in action for the past couple of weeks after more than three months away due to the coronavirus pandemic, why not celebrate with another sports quiz?

An extraordinary year it maybe but Stevenage Striders are determined to capitalise on the success of the Stevenage 10k in 2019 – by taking this year’s event virtual.

Stevenage FC

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Alex Revell believes his third summer signing is one who is going to lead from the front – in both words and deeds.

Alex Revell has made his second signing of the summer at Stevenage by bringing in Femi Akinwande.

Inih Effiong has become Alex Revell’s first signing of the summer at Stevenage.

A “horrendous season”, impending relegation and financial worries may make it seem like the Lamex Stadium is full of nothing but doom and gloom at the minute but Stevenage chairman Phil Wallace says there has been bright shining silver lining come out from under the darkest of clouds – manager Alex Revell.

Phil Wallace has not ruled out a legal challenge in protest of Stevenage’s relegation out of the Football League.

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Yesterday, 19:37

More drive-in movie dates have been announced for Knebworth.

Kaiser Chiefs, Rick Astley and Basement Jaxx are due to headline a new drive-in concert and food experience in Knebworth from the creators of Tom Kerridge’s Pub in the Park festival tour.

A Hitchin cancer survivor is set to perform at an annual folk music festival this summer.

There will be no live theatre at Letchworth Broadway this year, as all shows have now sadly been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Fasten your seatbelts... drive-in cinema has opened at Knebworth House.

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Yesterday, 11:17

Inaccurate endowment policy forecasts have caused problems for millions, says finance expert Peter Sharkey.

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Wed, 09:36

Fasten your seatbelts... drive-in cinema has opened at Knebworth House.

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It was an NHS birthday to remember for Lister Hospital yesterday, as it discharged its final coronavirus patient from the Intensive Care Unit – a landmark moment in the hospital’s fight against COVID-19.

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Knebworth House and the park’s adventure playground will reopen to visitors this weekend.

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Following yesterday’s announcement that many UK cinemas are expected to reopen from July 4, the Broadway Cinema in Letchworth has said it is “keen to open as soon as possible.”

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An urgent funding appeal to save the Letchworth Settlement from closure has received a “very promising” reaction, since news of its imminent closure spread last week.

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