Proud Hitchin lad and talented singer-songwriter Alex Francis has been speaking to Layth Yousif ahead of his live gig at Club 85 on Thursday. Read on for his in-depth Q&A on playing in New York, writing in Nashville and why 2019 is shaping up to be his year...

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Layth Yousif United Kingdom America London Reading
Friday, December 7, 2018

A 17-year-old from Codicote has won a coveted place in the prestigious National Youth Orchestra and is looking forward to touring the UK and America in 2019.

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John Henry Newman School United Kingdom America
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Internationally acclaimed author Ken Follett has received an honorary doctorate from the University of Hertfordshire.

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University of Hertfordshire America Knebworth Reading
Monday, August 20, 2018

Cinema audiences can see BAFTA winner Vanessa Kirby on the big screen in a live broadcast from the National Theatre.

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America London
Thursday, May 24, 2018

A family from Letchworth and Hitchin have organised a charity netball tournament to raise money for a young girl with a rare condition.

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United States America
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

The battle for Stevenage starlet Ben Wilmot is hotting up with a club source revealing to CometSport Liverpool are ‘strongly’ in the hunt for the highly-rated defender.

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Dino Maamria Darren Sarll Phil Wallace Ben Wilmot Premier League Boro America Liverpool Mansfield Town
Friday, February 23, 2018

For the latest news on Hitchin Town including Mark Burke’s manager’s notes read CometSport’s extensive round-up...

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Mark Burke Michael Johnson Josh Bickerstaff America Hitchin Town Slough
Wednesday, February 7, 2018

An appeal has been launched to raise £10,000 to help a 16-year-old girl to walk again after surgery to remove a tumour the size of a watermelon left her paralysed.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital America Stevenage Cambridge

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