Friday, November 30, 2018

A Christmas party is being held tonight to raise money to help a young mum with cancer.

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Thursday, November 22, 2018

After 44 years as a DJ who has only ever broadcast to his wife from a radio station in his shed, Deke Duncan is set to achieve his “ultimate ambition” and expand his audience to the rest of Stevenage – and beyond.

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BBC Manchester
Friday, November 9, 2018

Hitchin Town FC aren’t the only team in North Herts to have played a blinder during the Canaries memorable FA Cup run this season.

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Kane Smith Premier League BBC
Friday, November 9, 2018

Boots have unveiled their 2018 Christmas advert, with Hitchin Market Place making an appearance.

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BBC YouTube Hitchin
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

A fatal tower block fire in Stevenage which claimed the lives of three people foretold last year’s Grenfell Tower inferno which led to 72 deaths, but warnings were ignored.

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Stevenage Borough Council Harrow Court BBC Stevenage
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Hitchin Town captain Dan Webb spoke to CometSport moments after his side beat Leatherhead 2-1 aet on a never-to-be-forgotten night at Fetcham Grove as the Canaries made it into the first round of the FA Cup for the first time in 23 years to cap a memorable week for the club and the town.

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Mark Burke Michael Johnson Dan Webb BBC Hitchin Town
Saturday, October 20, 2018

Hitchin Town boss Mark Burke hailed his ten-man side for their battling qualities after they salvaged a hard-fouoght 1-1 draw against Leatherhead at Top Field to keep their FA Cup dreams alive.

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Mark Burke Roy Izzard Michael Johnson Josh Bickerstaff Hitchin BBC Hitchin Town
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

An eight-year-old boy from Hitchin joined other campaigners on a trip to parliament, where he delivered a hard-hitting speech to MPs on the school funding “crisis”.

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Bim Afolami Judi Billing Priory School BBC Hitchin
Friday, October 12, 2018

Hitchin’s Market Place was transformed into a winter wonderland yesterday evening as Boots filmed their Christmas advert.

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BBC Hitchin
Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Balloons supplied by a Hitchin crafts shop were used by the BBC for Saturday night’s Strictly Come Dancing TV programme.

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BBC Hitchin Stevenage
Friday, September 21, 2018

Following an extended summer break, Peter Sharkey returns with his popular personal finance column – and some good news for millennials.

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BBC The Week In Numbers with Peter Sharkey United Kingdom United States
Monday, September 17, 2018

Biggleswade United’s popular former boss Christain Colas has left Staines Town after only three-months in charge.

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Monday, September 17, 2018

It was an emotional day at Airbus Defence and Space in Stevenage today, as the project team said goodbye to its Solar Orbiter probe ahead of its billion-pound mission to unlock the secrets of our sun’s magnetic fields.

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BBC Stevenage
Friday, September 7, 2018

Life might not traditionally start at 60, but for Royston-based accountant John Froggett it would certainly appear that way, as an exciting new ‘career’ beckons – as a performer!

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BBC Norwich Royston Bristol
Tuesday, August 21, 2018

A former EastEnders actor and the host of a hit Channel 4 show are set to appear at a charity comedy night in Potton to help a couple from the town.

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BBC ITV London
Friday, July 13, 2018

Youth and world-class music were the highlights of a magical, sun-soaked Kimpton Folk Festival.

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BBC Kimpton Folk Festival
Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Never mind the football, the real World Cup battle is going on off the field.

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Friday, July 6, 2018

With the group stage of the World Cup in the books, how much can you remember about the opening round of games?

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BBC RUSS18 France Belgium Germany Spain United Kingdom Australia Brazil Russia
Monday, July 2, 2018

BBC crews have been seen filming a new drama in the area.

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Sunday, June 24, 2018

It’s time to dust off your family heirlooms and search your attics as Antiques Roadshow rolls into Bedfordshire next month.

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BBC Biggleswade Comet
Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Gareth Southgate’s promising young England side look ready to make a mark on the world stage and help atone for the disappointments of recent tournaments.

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BBC ITV Belgium Wales Germany Russia Brazil United States Spain United Kingdom Italy France Scotland
Monday, June 11, 2018

While prehistoric creatures are back on cinema screens in Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, a Dinosaur of a different kind will be appearing at a Hitchin music venue.

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BBC Music Concerts Hitchin
Friday, June 8, 2018

When you think of a rock band’s manager, you probably think of an older man – but 19-year-old Ella Gregg is pleased to be well and truly smashing the mould.

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Herts police BBC Twitter Hitchin
Thursday, May 24, 2018

A Stevenage woman has been in the spotlight ahead of the release of BBC Two drama King Lear, which was partly filmed in the town and stars Sir Anthony Hopkins.

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BBC Stevenage Stevenage Old Town
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Pulp star Jarvis Cocker has been added to the line-up appearing at Standon Calling this summer.

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BBC Standon Calling Festivals
Thursday, May 17, 2018

A 30-year-old Hitchin woman who lives with multiple sclerosis faces the effective choice of giving up work or moving into a residential home unless new carers can be found for her.

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Herts County Council BBC Hitchin
Saturday, May 12, 2018

Troublesome pooches in Biggleswade are set to be tamed by one of the UK’s best trainers.

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BBC Biggleswade Comet United Kingdom
Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Danny Newton was the big winner at Stevenage’s end of season awards event, taking home three awards after an fantastic first season in League Two.

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Danny Newton Mark McKee Ben Wilmot Premier League BBC Cambridge
Friday, April 20, 2018

Letchworth environmentalists will launch activities to encourage people in the town to cut back on plastic waste, starting tomorrow.

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BBC Letchworth Letchworth
Tuesday, April 17, 2018

More than 240 independent record stores across the UK will be celebrating Record Store Day on Saturday – including shops in Hitchin, Baldock and Letchworth.

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