Tuesday, March 10, 2020

With another International Women’s Day in the books, the Comet has provided a round–up of some of the most inspiring and influential women we’ve spoken to over the last year.

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Stevenage Letchworth Baldock Hitchin
Tuesday, March 3, 2020

The winners of the 2020 Chair’s Volunteer Achievement Awards received their awards at a special ceremony in Hitchin on Friday.

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Royston Baldock Stevenage Hitchin
Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Calls to make changes on the A505 continue to come after there were two crashes on the road and a near miss in the space of two days.

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Royston Baldock
Thursday, January 23, 2020

Two casualties were taken to Lister Hospital this morning after a crash on the A505 near Baldock.

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Letchworth Baldock
Thursday, January 23, 2020

The westbound carriageway of the A505 is closed between Baldock and Letchworth after a crash this morning.

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Letchworth Baldock
Monday, January 13, 2020

A Baldock school has paid tribute to its former headmaster who sadly died on Monday last week, aged 94.

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Baldock
Sunday, January 12, 2020

Supermarket giant Tesco is inviting North Herts and Stevenage charities and organisations to apply for funding through its Bags of Help scheme.

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Baldock Hitchin Letchworth
Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Two bottles of alcohol, two men’s jackets and cash were stolen during a burglary in Baldock.

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Baldock
Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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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Baldock
Friday, December 6, 2019

Baldock Rotary Club’s annual Santa Sleigh rides will continue across the town and surrounding villages this week.

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Baldock
Monday, December 2, 2019

The organisers of the annual Baldock Christmas Fayre have started preparations for this year’s festivities.

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Baldock
Friday, November 29, 2019

There have been two crashes on the A505 between Royston and Baldock this evening, causing heavy traffic on the stretch.

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Royston Baldock
Sunday, November 17, 2019

North Herts councillors, an author and an accountant have been among those recording a single to raise money for Home-Start Hertfordshire, a charity which provides relief and support for parents of children under 10.

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Baldock Royston
Monday, October 28, 2019

Baldock’s community fireworks event will take place the weekend after Bonfire Night.

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Baldock
Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Baldock’s Oktoberfest is set to return this weekend.

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Baldock
Monday, October 21, 2019

Police intercepted a car travelling the wrong way down the A505 between Royston and Baldock last night.

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A505 Royston Baldock
Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Reaction has been coming in after the meeting of Herts county councillors, the North East Herts MP and more, to discuss plans to improve safety on the A505 between Royston and Baldock.

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Royston Baldock
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

A new scheme has been designed to bring water back to Ivel Springs nature reserve in Baldock after recent concerns over a dry riverbed.

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Baldock
Thursday, September 26, 2019

A North Herts foodbank has seen a 40 per cent increase in demand since the introduction of Universal Credit, according to new data from the Trussell Trust.

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Letchworth Hitchin Baldock
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Charity music festival Balstock returned for its 13th year at the weekend with “record number of attendees”.

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Baldock
Saturday, September 14, 2019

The Baldock Town Twinning Association is reflecting on another successful year, as visitors from Baldock went to explore its German twin town while counterparts from France came to North Herts.

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Baldock
Friday, September 13, 2019

Baldock is preparing for its 13th year of town-wide music festival, Balstock, which returns from today through to Sunday.

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Baldock
Thursday, September 5, 2019

Stagecoach Performing Arts is hosting a free Discovery Day for budding young performers in Royston and Baldock.

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Royston Baldock
Wednesday, September 4, 2019

To mark National Air Ambulance Week, volunteers and staff from Essex & Herts Air Ambualance (EHAAT) will be at venues across Stevenage and North Herts to raise awareness and collect donations.

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Baldock Stevenage
Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Two pub landlords have raised £2,000 for Keech Cottage Hospice with a wacky rally which saw them drive their Scooby Doo Mystery Machine to Nice in France.

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Baldock Clifton
Sunday, September 1, 2019

Baldock Arts & Heritage Centre is set to present four artists at its upcoming exhibition in support of Hertfordshire Open Studios.

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Baldock
Thursday, August 22, 2019

Students in Stevenage, North Herts and Central Bedfordshire are anxiously opening their 2019 GCSE results this morning.

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GCSE Stevenage Hitchin Letchworth Baldock Shefford
Monday, August 19, 2019

A new public consultation that could determine changes to your polling districts, places and stations is coming soon, courtesy of North Herts District Council.

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North Herts Hitchin Baldock Letchworth Royston
Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Firefighters worked through the night after a blaze spread through a pile of hay bales in Baldock.

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Baldock
Monday, August 12, 2019

A man who was taken ill at a Baldock hotel yesterday morning has sadly died.

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Baldock
Thursday, August 8, 2019

A section of Station Road in Baldock is set to close tomorrow for up to three weeks to improve pedestrian safety – with a new zebra crossing to be built.

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Baldock
Tuesday, August 6, 2019

A fault with the signalling system between Letchworth and Baldock railway stations means trains between Hitchin and Cambridge are being delayed or cancelled.

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Letchworth Baldock Hitchin Cambridge
Friday, August 2, 2019

Research has revealed that summer can be a difficult time for low-income families, due to the loss of term-time free school meals.

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St Albans Stevenage Baldock
Thursday, August 1, 2019

The MP for North East Hertfordshire has said he would campaign for government funding for proposed improvements on the A505 – which “must be brought forward urgently” – after a frustrating wait of more than a year since a feasibility study was concluded on the Baldock to Royston stretch.

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Baldock
Monday, July 29, 2019

A man and a woman were arrested in Baldock on Friday in connection with the suspected murder of a man in Essex earlier this month.

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Baldock
Saturday, July 27, 2019

The A505 was closed northbound between Baldock and Royston today after a towed caravan flipped over.

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Baldock
Wednesday, July 24, 2019

A lorry and a car have collided on the A505 between Baldock and Royston this morning.

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Royston Baldock Ashwell
Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Three people were taken to hospital after a crash on the A505 between Baldock and Royston yesterday evening.

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Baldock Royston
Thursday, July 11, 2019

A total of 18 fire crews, including Baldock and Stevenage, put out a blaze at the studios where all eight Harry Potter films were made.

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Baldock
Wednesday, July 10, 2019

A world-renowned urban pop artist has opened the new Arts and Design Centre at The Knights Templar School.

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Baldock
Friday, June 28, 2019

A mum-of-three whose policeman husband fractured his spine in a smash on the A505 near Baldock has hit out at the lack of progress making safety improvements to the road.

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Baldock
Friday, June 14, 2019

Visitors to North Hertfordshire’s parks and outdoor pools can now use the free drinking fountains that have been installed.

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North Herts Royston Hitchin Letchworth Baldock
Saturday, June 8, 2019

A new vegan-friendly arts, music and meditation gathering will take place in the north Hertfordshire countryside near Baldock next week – and you could win tickets to the festival.

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Baldock
Saturday, May 18, 2019

A stepfather has hit back at “judgemental” comments made by people in a Baldock community Facebook group following an incident in the town on Wednesday.

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Baldock
Thursday, May 16, 2019

Railway stations across North Herts and beyond will receive £80,000 in compensation after being deemed some of the “worst-affected” by last May’s timetable debacle.

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Stevenage Hitchin Letchworth Baldock
Thursday, May 16, 2019

Letchworth South East councillor David Levett has been elected as the new leader of the North Hertfordshire District Council Conservative Group.

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North Herts District Council Baldock Letchworth Hitchin Royston
Monday, May 13, 2019

Travel disruption is expected for the rest of the day on Great Northern rail services due to “a number of different issues across the network”.

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Letchworth Baldock Hitchin Stevenage Royston Welwyn Hatfield
Friday, May 3, 2019

The Liberal Democrats have made gains in local elections across Hertfordshire after counts were held overnight.

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Hertfordshire Stevenage St Albans Harpenden Letchworth Royston Stevenage Baldock Hitchin Hatfield Welwyn Garden City
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

A consultation on future housing plans in Baldock is set to begin on Friday after neighbourhood volunteers came together to make a plan they believe is suitable to residents.

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Baldock
Wednesday, April 24, 2019

A witness appeal has been launched after a woman in her 80s died in a crash on the A1 between Biggleswade and Baldock Services on Easter Monday.

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