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Trains to and from London are subject to major delays after a person was hit by a train between Hitchin and Welwyn Garden City this morning.

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The Stevenage Community Trust has raised a record-breaking £35,000 at its annual dinner and dance - and welcomed an extra special guest to the party.

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More than 4,170 new pairs of socks were donated at stations across the Govia Thameslink Railway network - including St Albans, Stevenage and Royston.

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A support group for people with macular disease - the biggest cause of sight loss in the UK - is encouraging more people to attend its monthly meetings in the new year.

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A Hertfordshire police officer has appeared in court charged with misconduct.

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Garden House Hospice Care is set to bring sparkle to Letchworth with its annual Christmas Tree Festival.

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Pupils from a Stevenage primary school have marked this year's General Election with a mock-up of their own after catching election fever in recent weeks.

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Do you believe in Santa Paws? You can take your dog to see him at Church Farm Ardeley this Christmas!

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A Stevenage service club has donated a number of essential supplies to Feed Up Warm Up to help rough sleepers as temperatures start to drop.

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The MS Trust has launched a campaign calling for the Government to help address the desperate shortage of specialist multiple sclerosis nurses by providing funding for training.

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North East Bedfordshire has stayed blue as Conservative Richard Fuller polled more than double his nearest rival in the 2019 General Election.

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Hitchin and Harpenden have voted for Conservative Bim Afolami in the 2019 General Election, with the Liberal Democrats coming in second.

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Conservative Nadine Dorries has comfortably held her Mid Bedfordshire seat, following the General Election.

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Sir Oliver Heald has been elected as Member of Parliament for North East Herts following the 2019 General Election.

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Conservative candidate Stephen McPartland has held off a Labour challenge to retain his Stevenage seat.

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Welcome to our General Election 2019 live blog, where you can find out what is going on at counts across Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire - and those all-important results as they come in.

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A closure order has been secured on a flat in Hitchin after complaints from residents about drug-related anti-social behaviour.

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Three arrests have been made following drug raids at addresses across Letchworth, Baldock, Wallington and Stotfold today.

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The people have spoken. After seeing off the challenge from Grita Ora and Basil Salty, the Comet can today announce that Spready Mercury will be etched on to the side of our gritter in 2020.

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More than 300 former pupils and staff of a secondary school have attended a reunion to mark its 70th anniversary.

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Today sees the country go to the polls for the most important General Election in a generation.

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Not sure who to vote for in tomorrow's General Election or want to confirm your choice?

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England football legend Emile Heskey was in Hitchin this afternoon, launching a new partnership with estate agents Your Move and the English Football League.

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Visitors flocked to Baldock's annual Christmas Fair on Sunday, with three indoor venues and 60 stalls to entice them into the festive spirit.

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Hitchin and Harpenden Liberal Democrats have been accused of "unacceptable" and "underhand" tactics in an attempt to win over remain voters ahead of tomorrow's General Election.

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An image has been released of a man who police believe he may be able to help with enquiries into an assault in Hitchin which left a man with a cut to the head, two black eyes and a swollen cheek.

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Stevenage senior and junior football teams have joined forces this Christmas in a huge fundraising bid for Lister Hospital's children's ward.

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Roxy Music legend Bryan Ferry will headline Newmarket Racecourses next summer after an evening of racing.

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There are delays in Hitchin this morning due to an accident.

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Environmentalists gathered to protest against the proposed expansion of Luton Airport outside a consultation event at Stevenage Arts and Leisure Centre on Thursday.

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A Freedom of Information request has revealed an increase in the number of patients waiting outside A&E departments in ambulances for up to an hour in the East of England.

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The oldest surviving Letchworth toilet roll has been crowned Object of the Year at the Hertfordshire Association of Museums awards.

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Commuters spoke to Hitchin and Harpenden parliamentary candidates to find out what they would do to improve rail services if elected.

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A set of kitchen knives have been stolen from a car in Letchworth - and police are now appealing for information.

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Adam Zerny, an Independent parliamentary candidate for North East Bedfordshire, has explained in his own words why you should vote for him in the 2019 General Election.

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Julian Vaughan, the Labour parliamentary candidate for North East Beds, has explained in his own words why you should vote for him in the 2019 General Election.

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Daniel Norton, Liberal Democrat parliamentary candidate for North East Bedfordshire, has explained in his own words why you should vote for him in the 2019 General Election.

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Richard Fuller, the Conservative party candidate for the North East Bedfordshire constituency, has explained in his own words why you should vote for him in the upcoming 2019 General Election.

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Philippa Fleming, the Green parliamentary candidate for North East Bedfordshire, has explained in her own words why you should vote for her in the 2019 General Election.

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A 16-year-old boy was struck over the head with a metal pole during an assault in Hitchin on Thursday.

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An eight-year-old boy who is dying of cancer and only has weeks left to live was the mascot for Luton Town Football Club at their match against Wigan Athletic at the weekend.

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There are delays on the Great Northern line between Welwyn Garden City and Stevenage after a man was injured on the tracks at Knebworth.

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Could the traditionally safe Conservative seat of Hitchin and Harpenden see a surprise victory for another party?

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A tattoo studio offered a unique design to walk-ins on Saturday, to raise money for the family of an eight-year-old boy who has cancer and just weeks left to live.

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The county council temporarily lost £9.1 million after a member of staff typed in the wrong bank account number.

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Rachel McGann, the Liberal Democrat parliamentary candidate for Mid Bedfordshire, has explained in her own words why you should vote for her in the 2019 General Election.

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Rhiannon Meades, the Labour parliamentary candidate for Mid Bedfordshire, has explained in her own words why you should vote for her in the 2019 General Election.

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