Thursday, August 29, 2019

Friendly Fires have scored their second top 20 album success with the long-awaited Inflorescent. We spoke at length to singer Ed Macfarlane about the St Albans band's latest release and their spell away from the music scene.

Read more
St Albans Hitchin
Thursday, August 22, 2019

Looking for things to do in Hertfordshire this August Bank Holiday weekend? Here's some events that are taking place across the county.

Read more
Welwyn Garden City Hatfield St Albans
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.

Read more
St Albans Stevenage Baldock
Saturday, July 20, 2019

Police officers and PCSOs from the North Herts, St Albans and Harpenden Safer Neighbourhood police teams have joined forces to launch an Automatic Number Plate Recognition operation targeting rural crime this summer.

Read more
St Albans North Herts Hitchin Royston Letchworth Harpenden
Friday, May 24, 2019

The annual Hertfordshire County Show takes place this late May bank holiday weekend.

Read more
St Albans
Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Homes in Stevenage and St Albans postcode areas are taking an average of more than 17 weeks to change hands, new data analysis has revealed.

Read more
Stevenage St Albans Hitchin Henlow
Friday, May 3, 2019

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

Read more
Hertfordshire Stevenage St Albans Harpenden Letchworth Royston Stevenage Baldock Hitchin Hatfield Welwyn Garden City
Thursday, April 4, 2019

A firefighter diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder due to horrific things he has witnessed is set to take on one of the world's toughest races to raise money for a charity which provides mental health support to firefighters.

Read more
Stevenage St Albans
Tuesday, March 19, 2019

A record number of knives have been surrendered in Herts during a week-long amnesty.

Read more
David Lloyd Herts police Stevenage Hatfield St Albans
Monday, March 18, 2019

Stevenage FC says everyone at the club is "shocked and saddened" to hear about the death of former player Michael Thalassitis, who has been found dead at the age 26.

Read more
ITV Boro Twitter Stevenage FC Stevenage St Albans
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

There's still time to bid to win free tickets to the county's top tourist attractions.

Read more
Knebworth House Hatfield Knebworth Stevenage St Albans
Thursday, March 7, 2019

The green light has been given for the major renovation and modification of a Grade I listed church - the oldest building in Stevenage.

Read more
Herts County Council St Albans
Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Luton Airport's expansion plans are anticipated to cause "serious problems" on the roads, according to Herts county council.

Read more
Herts St Albans
Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Police are urging residents across Hertfordshire to surrender any unwanted knives anonymously, without risk of prosecution.

Read more
David Lloyd Herts Police Sainsbury St Albans Welwyn Garden City Hatfield Stevenage North Herts
Monday, March 4, 2019

The amount of waste recycled in Hertfordshire has dropped over the past 12 months, according to new figures.

Read more
Herts County Council Stevenage North Herts St Albans Welwyn Hatfield
Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Ten years after gracing the Standon Calling stage, St Albans band Friendly Fires are returning to the Hertfordshire festival.

Read more
Standon Calling Standon St Albans Paris
Monday, February 25, 2019

Two lanes of the A1(M) are closed southbound after a four-vehicle crash in the Hatfield Tunnel this morning.

Read more
A1(M) Hatfield St Albans
Sunday, February 17, 2019

The face of an addiction rehabilitation centre has been nominated for this year's Comet Community Awards for going above and beyond the call of duty to support clients.

Read more
Comet Community Awards St Albans Stevenage
Thursday, February 7, 2019

Two men have been charged in connection with a number of vehicle thefts in Stevenage, St Albans, Welwyn and Hatfield.

Read more
St Albans Stevenage Welwyn Hatfield
Thursday, January 31, 2019

A Hitchin man has been sentenced to six years in prison after he assaulted and seriously injured his brother in a row over their father's ashes.

Read more
St Albans Crown Court Herts Police Hitchin St Albans
Monday, January 28, 2019

A bus service linking Hitchin and St Albans is among a number that will receive continued financial support from Hertfordshire County Council.

Read more
Herts County Council Hitchin St Albans Ashwell
Thursday, January 17, 2019

Stevenage property prices have grown by 3.3 per cent over the last year - the biggest increase of any local authority area in Herts.

Read more
Stevenage St Albans
Thursday, January 17, 2019

A Stevenage man has been sentenced to seven years in prison for stabbing a taxi driver at the rank outside the town's railway station.

Read more
St Albans Crown Court Stevenage St Albans
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Police are using an unmarked lorry rigged with cameras to target crash hotspots in Hatfield, Stevenage and St Albans.

Read more
St Albans
Friday, January 11, 2019

Families from St Albans and Stevenage enjoyed a special Christmas party organised by local charity Home-Start Herts thanks to a grant from Amazon.

Read more
Amazon St Albans
Monday, January 7, 2019

Two people have pleaded not guilty to the murder of Gosmore farmer William 'Bill' Taylor.

Read more
Herts Police St Albans Hitchin
Tuesday, January 1, 2019

A Kimpton grandfather was "shocked" to receive a British Empire Medal for his services to the community.

Read more
St Albans Kimpton
Saturday, December 29, 2018

A new vascular hub at Stevenage's Lister Hospital has been given the go-ahead as part of the government's £1 billion investment into the NHS.

Read more
Nick Carver Stevenage's Lister Hospital Lister Hospital NHS St Albans Stevenage
Monday, December 10, 2018

A teenager has been sentenced to three years in prison after admitting to marking bombs threats to thousands of schools across the country - including in Herts and Beds.

Read more
Stevenage Sandy Stotfold St Albans
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

People suffering from eating disorders such as anorexia will be able to access support through a specialist programme thanks to a £60,000 charity grant from Hertfordshire Freemasons.

Read more
United Kingdom Wales St Albans

Most read stories

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the The Comet e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

The Comet weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy