Yesterday, 08:29

Planning permission has been granted for a £40 million building development of 236 homes and four retail units, which has been described as an “important pillar” in Stevenage’s ongoing regeneration.

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Yesterday, 07:01

Work to revamp a tired and dated shopping area to the tune of £50 million will start in the new year, as an early phase of a £1 billion 20-year regeneration programme for Stevenage town centre.

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Plans to speed up the building of new homes could create a “social housing black hole” in Stevenage, the housing charity Shelter has warned.

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Wednesday, November 7, 2018

The Post Office has been lambasted for “yet another broken promise” after it revealed plans to franchise the Stevenage town centre branch, prompting concern the main counter will close and services will instead be provided at a retailer’s checkout.

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Sharon Taylor Stevenage Borough Council
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton is set to have his history-making achievements honoured in his home town, with Stevenage Borough Council announcing plans today to name a building in the town centre after him.

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Saturday, September 22, 2018

Stevenage stands in the front line against modern slavery – that was the message as the borough council signed the Co-operative Party’s Modern Slavery Charter.

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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Tributes have been paid to Stevenage “founding father” Ken Vale, who has died at the age of 87.

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Work has finally begun on Stevenage’s Costco store, which is now set to open in July 2019.

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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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Thursday, May 24, 2018

Stevenage’s new mayor for 2018/19 has taken office – and, unusually, she is a councillor from the opposition benches.

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Friday, May 18, 2018

The new chairman of North Herts District Council was announced last night – along with the Labour chairmen for two of the authority’s area committees.

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Friday, May 4, 2018

The Labour Party have remained dominant following the Stevenage Borough Council local elections – winning eight of the 13 seats contested yesterday.

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Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Stevenage’s mayor and borough council leader were among the dignitaries who joined the town’s Irish community for their St Patrick’s Day celebrations.

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Sharon Taylor Pam Stuart Stevenage
Monday, March 12, 2018

The famous old allegory of robbing Peter to pay Paul is one that will be in the minds of many council finance officers this month as they announce their annual budgets amidst the grip of government austerity.

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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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Wednesday, February 28, 2018

International developers Mace formally launched its £350 million scheme to regenerate the heart of Stevenage town centre at an event at the Ibis Hotel’s conference and banqueting suite on Tuesday.

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Thursday, February 22, 2018

Where is the Stevenage Costco? That’s the question many are asking, two years after the cash-and-carry giant received the green light for a 14,030-square-metre megastore.

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Monday, February 19, 2018

The developers who built London’s The Shard are to pump £350 million into the redevelopment of Stevenage town centre.

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Thursday, February 8, 2018

Despite the doubters, the long, long-awaited regeneration of Stevenage town centre is finally set to begin in earnest – with Stevenage Borough Council set to unveil a major international developer who will pump £350 million into rebuilding the town’s heart.

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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Stevenage Mayor, Councillor Pam Stuart was joined by dignitaries and people from across Hertfordshire yesterday to mark Holocaust Memorial Day at a special ceremony at Stevenage Borough Council’s headquarters.

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Tuesday, December 26, 2017

A 16-year-old boy who stabbed a police dog and assaulted an officer was sentenced in June to four months in a detention centre.

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Sunday, December 24, 2017

A big talking point in April was North Herts District Council’s decision to ditch 180 of its 432 dog waste bins – with dog walkers in Hitchin and Letchworth hanging their pets’ poo in bags on the vacant posts in protest.

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Sunday, December 17, 2017

Children from Peartree Spring Primary School were invited to visit Stevenage Borough Council’s headquarters last week after they worked with the council to clear an alleyway they use on their journeys to school.

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