Friday, September 25, 2020

New measures on pregnancies, scans and child birth are set to take affect in the Lister and New QEII hospitals from today, after a collective of local women raised concerns about recently introduced maternity rules.

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Thursday, September 24, 2020

A teenager who calls Stevenage home has shared his success story after rising to fame on the social media platform TikTok, where he has racked up millions of young followers.

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Thursday, September 17, 2020

This year’s Gordon Craig Theatre pantomime in Stevenage has been postponed until 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Thursday, September 17, 2020

A webinar has been planned that allows Stevenage residents to ask questions about a planned building development – that could see more than 520 homes, a car park and a large retail unit built in the town centre.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Police officers in Stevenage look set to target e-scooter users soon, after a rise in the number of reports of illegally used privately-owned electric scooters.

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Friday, September 11, 2020

With a new academic year starting, one Stevenage school has been working with an online tutoring service to help pupils get back into the swing of things after lockdown.

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Friday, September 11, 2020

A decision on whether or not Stevenage’s annual firework display can take place this year has been made by Stevenage Borough Council.

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Monday, August 31, 2020

As the beginning of a new academic year approaches, Roaring Meg in Stevenage is launching a new campaign to shine the spotlight on young people in Stevenage who deserve a special treat.

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Thursday, August 20, 2020

British Airways workers and constituents in Stevenage are calling on Stephen McPartland MP to condemn the airline’s brutal ‘fire and rehire’ attack of thousands of its staff.

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Wednesday, August 19, 2020

A personal trainer, originally from Stevenage, is taking on a marathon-length challenge to raise money for St John Ambulance, in memory of his soldier best friend who passed away last year.

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Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Stevenage MP Stephen McPartland said he is “proud” to be one of 30 MPs who have signed a letter urging the government to let non-league football supporters back in stadiums.

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Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Stevenage Borough Council is set to become a commercial enterprise after a significant new strategy was approved by councillors last week.

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Sunday, August 16, 2020

Stevenage Football Club’s coronavirus Community Careline has come to an end in its current form, after 21 weeks of dedicated service.

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Saturday, August 15, 2020

Coronavirus is on the verge of being suppressed in Stevenage it has emerged, with only one new case confirmed in the town last week.

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Friday, August 14, 2020

Stevenage schools have said they will “work diligently to ensure students receive the grades they deserve” amid a controversial A-Level results day yesterday, which saw 40 per cent of all pupils nationally have their marks downgraded.

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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

The charity that runs leisure facilities across Stevenage has lobbied to the council for emergency COVID-19 funding.

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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

A 52-year-old man has been charged in connection with a neighbourhood dispute in Stevenage – which saw one person threatened with a hammer.

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Monday, August 10, 2020

Stevenage MP Stephen McPartland has thrown his weight and wallet behind the government’s Eat Out To Help Out scheme, calling on local people to protect “the backbone of our community”.

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Saturday, August 8, 2020

Councillors in Stevenage are to consider whether the council could take a more ‘commercial’ approach as part of a drive to increase income and safeguard jobs.

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Friday, August 7, 2020

A teenager who went missing from her home in Stevenage has been found.

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Friday, August 7, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic may have ground the country to a halt, but Stevenage’s long-awaited 20-year £1 billion regeneration programme continues apace.

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Friday, August 7, 2020

This week’s landmark white paper outlining an unprecedented overhaul to the planning system in England has been met with a lukewarm reaction from council leaders.

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Friday, August 7, 2020

A trio of Stevenage-based nurseries say they are “excited” to be opening their doors to the community for the first time since lockdown restrictions were imposed.

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Wednesday, August 5, 2020

The family of one of Stevenage’s longest serving taxi drivers has paid a touching tribute to his life.

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Wednesday, August 5, 2020

One man has been cautioned as police appeal for witnesses after reports of a collision and subsequent altercation between two drivers in Stevenage.

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Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Young people in Stevenage are being warned of the dangers of using nitrous oxide (N20), following an increase in reports of people using the drug in the town.

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Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Two men charged in connection with the Monkswood Way crash in Stevenage last year have appeared at St Albans Crown Court today.

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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Stevenage Museum will once again welcome visitors when it reopens to the public on Thursday (August 6).

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Monday, August 3, 2020

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

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Sunday, August 2, 2020

Employees at The Range stores across the country have raised more than £51,000 for the NHS, as we can reveal how much the Stevenage store’s staff have raised.

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Thursday, July 30, 2020

Six basketball nets have been installed in Stevenage, thanks to funding from a national basketball organisation.

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Friday, July 24, 2020

A Stevenage woodland under threat from developers has been given further protection this week, in the latest boost for a growing army of campaigners.

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Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Planning law that allows developers to convert empty offices into residential property without planning permission is set to be extended in the autumn – a move which has been condemned by Stevenage Borough Council leader Sharon Taylor.

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Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Stevenage mayor and Old Town councillor Jim Brown will be conducting a street surgery around the High Street tomorrow, as more shops and businesses reopen after lockdown.

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Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Images of two men, who may be able to assist police in their enquiries after an iPhone was stolen in Stevenage, have been released by the police.

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Tuesday, July 21, 2020

A temporary court will be set up in Stevenage to help clear the backlog of cases built up during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Monday, July 20, 2020

At 8pm on Thursday March 26, care home staff at Wisden Court in Stevenage left their 12 hour shift in tears. A fanfare of men, women and children had assembled in the car park, cheering and clapping for their carers.

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Saturday, July 18, 2020

Police officers have been out in force conducting weapon searches in Stevenage this week, as part of a week–long crackdown on knives in the town.

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Friday, July 17, 2020

Councillors from Stevenage Borough Council debated and passed a motion on Wednesday that follows on from the Black Lives Matter movement and promises more action on racial inequality in the town.

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Friday, July 17, 2020

Two members of the public were allegedly assaulted with bricks in Stevenage earlier this month, leading Herts police to launch an investigation.

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Thursday, July 16, 2020

An 11–year–old boy has been hospitalised with serious injuries after a car collided with him in Stevenage this evening.

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Thursday, July 16, 2020

Tributes have been paid to an “extraordinary” former Stevenage and St Albans police sergeant, who died after a battle with cancer.

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Thursday, July 16, 2020

A Stevenage resident has recreated some of his favourite buildings in the town on the popular online game Minecraft.

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Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Anxiety over the sale of Box Wood in Stevenage has come to a head this week as it has emerged the entire woodland is now up for auction via a new agent.

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Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Citizens Advice Stevenage has launched a new weekly, out of hours telephone service that forms part of a five week pilot service for those who use the charity.

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Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Families can get back into the swing of things as Mr Mulligan’s adventure golf in Stevenage reopens its doors on Friday.

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Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Stevenage residents were left stunned yesterday as posters and council orders were discovered torn from trees in Box Wood – in what has been interpreted by some as an attempt to sabotage campaigners.

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Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Stevenage’s mayor took the time to visit the town’s indoor market last month, as businesses continue to adjust to the ‘new normal’.

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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

A Black councillor and lifelong Stevenage resident has shared her experiences of growing up in the town, one month on from Stevenage’s first ever Black Lives Matter protest.

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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Free parking for NHS staff and visitors has been extended on a busy Stevenage road.

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