Thursday, October 22, 2020

Plans have been revealed by a passionate charity group that could see a historic Hitchin building restored to its former glory.

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Hitchin
Thursday, October 22, 2020

CCTV images of two men have been released by police, as officers investigate a burglary in Hitchin.

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Crime Hitchin
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

This week we’ve been reviewing Hitchin-based @Bambuu’s new purposeful product range, featuring everything from toothbrushes to tote bags.

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Hitchin
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

The community spirit of Hitchin shone through once again this weekend, as residents came together to continue our town’s fight against litter.

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Hitchin
Monday, October 19, 2020

A Hitchin business owner has spoken about the importance of the town’s supportive customers and the challenge of opening a new store in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Hitchin
Thursday, October 15, 2020

A popular circus is set to return to a Hitchin park this week for its fifth visit, with COVID-19 secure measures in place.

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Hitchin
Thursday, October 15, 2020

Hertfordshire’s rural entrepreneurs are being encouraged to submit and showcase their work in this year’s National Rural Business Awards.

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Hitchin
Thursday, October 15, 2020

The spirit of Hitchin’s community has continued to shine, as the town centre’s businesses maintain their support for the ‘We Are All Human Here’ campaign.

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Hitchin
Wednesday, October 14, 2020

A formerly homeless man who turned his life around after working with a hostel in Hitchin has thanked the community for its support as he prepares for life in his new home.

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Hitchin
Tuesday, October 13, 2020

A Hitchin man has been given the first stalking protection order in Hertfordshire after his obsessive and controlling behaviour “ruined” the life of his ex-partner.

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Hitchin
Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Rail users are being advised to double check travel arrangements this weekend, as services will be affected by the East Coast Main Line engineering works.

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Stevenage Hitchin
Monday, October 12, 2020

Your theatre needs you! Hitchin’s Market Theatre has launched a survival appeal after missing out on a government grant.

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Hitchin
Monday, October 12, 2020

There are delays on the trains and also for motorists in Hitchin after the railway bridge near the train station was hit by a passing vehicle.

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Hitchin
Monday, October 12, 2020

An elderly woman was the victim of a burglary in Hitchin last week, after her silver box which contained jewellery was stolen.

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Hitchin
Thursday, October 8, 2020

With coronavirus cases rising in North Hertfordshire and potential new lockdown measures mooted, we are urging Hitchin residents to continue the fight against litter.

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Hitchin
Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Hitchin will be hosting its very own German-style Christmas Market, for its town centre businesses in the coming winter months.

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Hitchin
Tuesday, October 6, 2020

A pair of after school clubs in Hitchin are set to receive their share of £1,900, after NHDC’s Hitchin Committee signed off the funding last month.

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Hitchin
Monday, October 5, 2020

The co-founder of a mental health charity that focuses on the rehabilitative powers of writing has shared why he felt “determined” to be involved in the planning of Hitchin’s Black History Month events.

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Hitchin
Friday, October 2, 2020

School pupils in Hitchin are pleading with dog owners to stop letting their pets poo near their school, after anti-fouling posters they designed and put up were “sabotaged”.

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Hitchin
Thursday, October 1, 2020

For the first time in its history, Herts police will be able to call upon electric vehicles as part of its operational fleet.

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Hitchin
Wednesday, September 30, 2020

A new display will opened at North Herts Museum tomorrow (October 1), to mark the contribution Black people have made to our district’s history.

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Hitchin
Wednesday, September 30, 2020

A scary new thriller will be the second play on stage at Hitchin’s Market Theatre this autumn.

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Hitchin
Tuesday, September 29, 2020

A charity in Hitchin has launched its new ‘We Are All Human Here’ campaign this week, with many of the town’s local businesses throwing their weight behind its message.

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Hitchin
Friday, September 25, 2020

A star of sitcom Peep Show will help Hitchin’s Mostly Comedy celebrate its 12th anniversary.

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Hitchin
Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Hitchin’s The Queen Mother Theatre is set to welcome back audiences with an intriguing and inspiring play.

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Bancroft Players Hitchin
Monday, September 21, 2020

As our Hitchin Hates Litter Campaign continues, we sat down with Cllr Steve Jarvis, NHDC’s executive member for environment, to discuss his thoughts on littering in Hitchin since the COVID-19 pandemic began.

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Hitchin
Friday, September 11, 2020

Hitchin’s Market Theatre is opening its doors once more after six months without shows.

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Hitchin
Friday, September 11, 2020

One Hitchin–based business is set to benefit from the UK’s new provisional trade deal with Japan, after an economic partnership agreement was made by the two countries earlier today.

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Hitchin
Thursday, September 10, 2020

An emergency fund has been set up by a collective of Hitchin’s community groups to help feed residents who have been made redundant or furloughed.

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Hitchin
Tuesday, September 8, 2020

A family from Hitchin has revealed the harrowing story of their six-week-old daughter, who was born with severe brain damage and is currently fighting for her life in hospital.

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Hitchin
Monday, August 10, 2020

The Hitchin Information Centre in Churchyard has reopened to the public with a new lease of life after being refurbished during lockdown.

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Hitchin
Wednesday, August 5, 2020

A planning application that could have seen two multi-storey apartment blocks buit in Hitchin’s town centre has been denied, as the district council’s planning committee described the proposal as “unacceptable in principle”.

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Hitchin
Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Two Hitchin neighbours and food enthusiasts will launch an exciting new venture this weekend, that they say will provide “Indian cuisine with a British twist”.

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Hitchin
Monday, August 3, 2020

The list of restaurants, pubs and cafés in and around Hitchin that have signed up for the Eat Out to Help Out discount has been updated – as the scheme launches today.

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Hitchin
Friday, July 31, 2020

A young LGBQT+ couple from Hitchin have described the homophobic abuse they received in the town earlier this month as a “rude awakening”.

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Hitchin
Thursday, July 30, 2020

A new play area opened in Hitchin today, marking the first step in housing association Settle’s £20 million John Barker Place redevelopment plans.

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Hitchin
Wednesday, July 29, 2020

A 19–year–old man from Hitchin has been charged with assaulting an emergency worker, after he contacted police following a wanted appeal.

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Hitchin
Tuesday, July 28, 2020

An “horrific and cowardly” 30-year-old from Hitchin has been sentenced for his part in a frightening aggravated burglary at a Letchworth family home, which saw a mum and her two young children threatened with a hammer.

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Letchworth Hitchin
Saturday, July 25, 2020

A Hitchin-based author has been busy during lockdown, finishing off two novels that have both been nominated for awards.

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Hitchin
Friday, July 24, 2020

The family of the victims of Hitchin sex offender Ian Mann have spoken out to thank the community for their “incredible support” during a devastating year.

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Hitchin
Wednesday, July 22, 2020

A 42-year-old man has been arrested and charged after an alleged “racially aggravated” altercation in Hitchin earlier this month.

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Hitchin
Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Bim Afolami, MP for Hitchin and Harpenden, has ignored this newspaper’s questions over a new part–time role he has taken up that will see him pocket £3,000 a month.

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Hitchin Harpenden
Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Plans to transform Hitchin’s Market Place into an outdoor ‘alfresco-style dining area’ with live music have been given the green light and are set to begin next week.

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Hitchin
Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Five men have been sentenced after a bust-up over drugs resulted in a shootout in Hitchin last summer.

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Hitchin
Monday, July 20, 2020

A man from Hitchin has been forced to repay almost £1,000 after pleading guilty to illegally fly-tipping waste in Letchworth Garden City.

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Hitchin Letchworth
Sunday, July 19, 2020

A Hitchin nursery marked the end of its summer term with a celebratory party for the children of key workers.

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Hitchin
Thursday, July 16, 2020

Residents and district councillors have criticised the number of speeding vehicles on a busy Hitchin road, as newly released police data suggests their concerns are valid.

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Hitchin
Wednesday, July 15, 2020

A group of entrepreneurial friends from Hitchin have been busy designing a web–based app that could be rolled out nationally for COVID–19 contact tracing.

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Hitchin
Friday, July 10, 2020

The bodies which oversee the Hitchin and Letchworth outdoor pools have issued a joint statement on their plans to reopen in light of the government’s easing of coronavirus restrictions.

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Hitchin Letchworth
Thursday, July 9, 2020

A Hitchin cancer survivor is set to perform at an annual folk music festival this summer.

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Hitchin

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