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Herts police’s superintendent Julie Wheatley has been recognised by North Herts District Council for her exceptional contribution to the community.

A casualty was taken to hospital after a car crash in Stevenage yesterday.

A Hitchin councillor has expressed concerns after North Herts District Council’s planning committee voted to approve plans for a concrete plant off the B656 between Hitchin and Codicote.

A team of Stevenage cyclists has come second in Cycling UK’s last ever national Tourist Competition.

A disused shop will be used to showcase plans for the major regeneration of Stevenage town centre.

Stevenage

13:11

A casualty was taken to hospital after a car crash in Stevenage yesterday.

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Hitchin

12:00

A Hitchin councillor has expressed concerns after North Herts District Council’s planning committee voted to approve plans for a concrete plant off the B656 between Hitchin and Codicote.

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Letchworth & Baldock

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is applying to change an existing licence as follows To add an operating centre to keep 12 goods vehicles and 0 trailers at 1 Knowl Piece, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG4 OTY

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Biggleswade, Sandy, Potton

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

A Letchworth shoe store is set to close after trading in Leys Avenue for 56 years.

Business

Yesterday, 09:55

If a business idea worked in the past, there’s every chance it’ll work again, says Peter Sharkey.

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Debenhams in Stevenage had the strongest sales increase of all its stores across the UK, the retailer has confirmed.

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Thousands of pounds has been donated to a charity, all thanks to the generosity of those who attended last year’s Hertfordshire Business Awards.

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Heritage

Tue, 13:50

People gathered at Hitchin’s war memorial on Sunday to remember the town’s only Victoria Cross winner – as a commemorative paving stone honouring him was unveiled.

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An appeal is being launched to help raise the final £200,000 needed for the major renovation and modification of a Grade I-listed church - the oldest building in Stevenage.

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Hitchin’s only Victoria Cross winner is set to be honoured with a memorial stone this Sunday.

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There was a steam engine spectacle at Stevenage railway station at the weekend, as enthusiasts gathered to catch a glimpse.

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Following the centenary of the WWI Armistice being signed and the conclusion of a weekly column in the Comet to mark every week of the conflict for the past four years, military historian and Herts at War project manager Dan Hill reflects on what has been achieved

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Education

Thu, 15:18

Barclay School’s governing body has responsed to comments from the Future Academies Trust about its planned takeover of the Stevenage school – saying the FAT “could have responded to questions from staff at any time”.

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