Thu, 17:32

The regeneration of Hitchin’s Churchgate could be one step closer after it was decided to put an expression of interest bid to the government’s Future High Streets Fund.

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Bim Afolami Tom Hardy Hitchin

It’s not often legendary Liverpool boss Bill Shankly was wrong – but when he mused: “Football isn’t a matter of life or death, it’s far more important than that” – he was completely and utterly incorrect.

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Hitchin
Mon, 18:48

Hitchin Ladies First XV are just one win away from an unbeaten league season after thrashing Hampstead 63-12 on Sunday afternoon.

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Hitchin Rugby Club Hitchin
Mon, 14:03

A Hitchin councillor has outlined plans to make the town the greenest in Britain at his party’s spring conference.

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North Herts District Council Liberal Democrats Nissan Hitchin York
Friday, March 15, 2019

Rhythms of the World is set to return to its roots this year with an event at Hitchin Town Hall, despite hopes that a full-scale festival could be organised.

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Hitchin
Wednesday, March 13, 2019

A Hitchin woman who sadly died after a collision with a car in Hitchin last week has been described as “the heart of our family” in an emotional tribute by her father.

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Herts Police Hitchin Baldock Royston
Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal was rejected for a second time in the House of Commons last night, but how did our Conservative MPs vote?

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Stephen McPartland Oliver Heald Alistair Burt Bim Afolami Theresa May Nadine Dorries European Union Labour Party House of Commons Stevenage Hitchin Europe
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

A Hitchin man has been ordered to pay more than £1,000 after waste from his property was illegally fly-tipped by an unlicensed waster carrier.

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Bernard Lovewell Stevenage Magistrates' Court North Herts District Council Hitchin Stevenage
Saturday, March 9, 2019

A Hitchin secondary school has raised more than £2,000 through a number of activities to support a homeless charity.

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Hitchin Boys' School Hitchin
Friday, March 8, 2019

A company which has its headquarters in Letchworth and another firm in Stevenage have been rated among the best in the country to work for.

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Hitchin United Kingdom Stevenage Hertfordshire Hitchin
Wednesday, March 6, 2019

The Rotary Club of Hitchin Priory held its annual pancake day fayre and races yesterday, raising £7,000 for a number of charities.

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Keith Hoskins Rotary Club St Mary's Church Hitchin
Monday, March 4, 2019

A Hitchin filmmaker is set to screen his short film on post-Brexit Britain at the Queen Mother Theatre tomorrow night – with an appearance on Sky Arts just around the corner.

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North Herts District Council Hitchin
Sunday, March 3, 2019

A Hitchin councillor has provided an update on Bancroft Splash Park after it was dogged with operational issues last year.

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Judi Billing Labour Hitchin
Friday, March 1, 2019

St Mary’s Church is set for a night filled with laughter as three comedies come to town tomorrow to raise money for the church and Comic Relief.

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St Mary's Church Hitchin
Friday, March 1, 2019

Hitchin Town FC have pledge to donate money made from a betting advert on their website – placed there by the Southern League – to charity after criticism from supporters.

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Southern League Hitchin
Thursday, February 28, 2019

Police believe a laser pointed at a plane approaching Luton Airport last week may have come from the Hitchin area.

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Herts Police Luton Hitchin
Wednesday, February 27, 2019

The future of Hitchin’s Churchgate regeneration will be decided at a North Herts District Council meeting next month – but a bid for the government’s Future High Streets Fund faces competition.

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Bim Afolami Tom Hardy North Hertfordshire District Council Labour North Herts District Council Hitchin
Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Hitchin, Baldock and Letchworth have been named among Britain’s best London commuter hotspots.

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Hitchin Baldock Letchworth Hatfield London Hertfordshire
Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Two horses which had escaped onto a road between Stevenage and Hitchin were recovered by police this morning.

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Stevenage Hitchin
Tuesday, February 26, 2019

A student from Hitchin has been reflecting on her life changing ovarian cancer diagnosis aged just 15 as part of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month.

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Hitchin
Friday, February 22, 2019

A Hitchin dad who “embodies community spirit”, has been nominated in the Charity Champions category for our Comet Community Awards.

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Comet Community Awards Hitchin
Thursday, February 21, 2019

Plans for the rejuvenation of former Hitchin department store Hawkins were revealed at a consultation event last week.

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Tom Hardy North Herts District Council Facebook Hitchin
Tuesday, February 19, 2019

After police confirmed yesterday that the body found in the River Hiz in Charlton was that of William ‘Bill’ Taylor, the Comet has taken a look at the timeline of events since the Gosmore farmer was first reported missing.

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Hitchin
Monday, February 18, 2019

The body found in the River Hiz in Charlton village, near Hitchin, has been identified as Gosmore farmer William ‘Bill’ Taylor.

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Hitchin
Monday, February 18, 2019

A Hitchin husband who is backing a new Cancer Research UK TV campaign has opened up about being forced to stay at least two metres away from his pregnant wife after being made radioactive by his cancer treatment.

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Hitchin
Saturday, February 16, 2019

Hitchin couple Tom Eaton and Rebecca Dudbridge have travelled all over the world. It was on their travels they were struck by the extent of the world’s plastic problem – which has inspired their new business venture.

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Hitchin
Friday, February 15, 2019

A Hitchin dancer has been reflecting on the experience of appearing on BBC One’s The Greatest Dancer after the troupe he was part of were voted off the show.

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BBC Hitchin Letchworth
Friday, February 15, 2019

A police presence remains at the river in the village of Charlton, near Hitchin, where the body of a man was found over the weekend.

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Hitchin
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

MPs have written to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, calling for him to step in regarding plans for a concrete plant off the B656 between Hitchin and Codicote.

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Stephen McPartland Bim Afolami Codicote Hitchin Stevenage
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

North Herts heroes who ‘go the extra mile’ to make a difference in their communities were celebrated at a volunteer awards ceremony on Friday.

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North Herts District Council Letchworth Hitchin North Herts

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