Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Police officers have asked pupils at a Stevenage secondary school to walk through a knife arch, designed to detect concealed metal objects, in a bid to tackle a rise in crimes involving knives.

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Monday, December 3, 2018

An elderly man who was involved in a collision with a car in Hitchin last week has died.

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Friday, November 30, 2018

The headteacher of a school hit with a raft of parent complaints regarding special educational needs provision says steps to improve include employing a dog to help pupils with reading.

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Parents have renewed calls for a crossing patrol outside an infant school in Stevenage after a car accident last Wednesday left a girl needing hospital treatment.

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Friday, October 12, 2018

The dad of a boy who had his drink spiked while on a school trip last week is angry the school has only suspended the pupil responsible for two days for what is ultimately a criminal offence that put his son’s life at risk.

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Thursday, June 21, 2018

Hitchin’s Yoga Shed is to hold its annual 108 Sun Salutations this weekend to mark International Yoga Day and the summer solstice.

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Thursday, June 14, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn was in Stevenage today – and in a one-on-one interview with the Comet, he gave his views on a range of issues affecting our area.

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Hitchin department store Kenmore Interiors is to hold a closing-down sale ahead of liquidation, according to a new display in its windows.

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Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Hitchin department store Kenmore Interiors has suddenly closed without any apparent explanation.

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Monday, March 12, 2018

Roman treasures found between Baldock and Royston went on show for the first time at the weekend – and visitors were queueing out the door.

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Wednesday, March 7, 2018

North Herts district, Stevenage borough and Herts county councils have now set their budgets for the next financial year – and there are council tax rises from all three.

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Monday, February 26, 2018

Long-running Stevenage coach firm Chambers Coaches is to face a government inquiry to determine whether it has broken transport laws and must have its operating licences suspended.

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Saturday, February 24, 2018

Darren Sarll’s Stevenage took on Notts County at Meadow Lane on Saturday afternoon. Find out which players impressed Comet sports journalist Layth Yousif.

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