Wednesday, March 6, 2019

A picture-perfect market town with a population of around 33,000, Hitchin is one of the most sought-after towns in Hertfordshire.

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Hitchin Boys' School St Mary's Church Hitchin Girls' School BBC Hitchin United Kingdom Peterborough Cambridge London
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
Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Love is in the air this week with couples celebrating Valentine's Day on Thursday, but if you were to receive that surprise, romantic proposal with a £1 ring, would you be saying yes or no?

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BBC Stevenage
Thursday, January 31, 2019

Two young dancers from Hitchin and Letchworth are set to appear on the first live show of BBC One's The Greatest Dancer.

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BBC Hitchin Letchworth
Sunday, January 20, 2019

CometSport's Dan Mountney made the long trip up North to watch Stevenage take on Morecambe. Here's what happened on his travels.

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Layth Yousif Luke Wilkinson BBC Boro
Monday, January 14, 2019

The headteacher of Clifton's Samuel Whitbread Academy has congratulated former student Ben Whishaw, after the actor won a Golden Globe and Critics' Choice Award.

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Samuel Whitbread Academy BBC Shefford Clifton Hitchin
Tuesday, January 1, 2019

December saw Stevenage-born five-time Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton cause outrage by referring to the town as a 'slum' during his speech at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards.

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Lewis Hamilton Dino Maamria BBC Stevenage FC Amazon Hitchin Stevenage
Tuesday, January 1, 2019

North Herts fell silent in November to remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice on the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War.

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Royal British Legion Priory School BBC Manchester Hitchin Stevenage Letchworth
Monday, December 17, 2018

Formula 1 racing driver Lewis Hamilton has come under fire for describing his hometown of Stevenage as "the slums" during a speech at last night's BBC Sports Personality of the Year.

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Lewis Hamilton Sharon Taylor Stevenage Borough Council BBC Facebook United Kingdom
Monday, December 17, 2018

The NR F1 Podcast reviews the 2018 Formula 1 season - with Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes top of the pile, plus some exiting developments awaiting in 2019.

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Lewis Hamilton BBC Twitter Facebook F1
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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BBC
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

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