Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Stevenage’s Local Plan can now move forward after a 16-month pause on progress was lifted by a government secretary of state yesterday.

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Sunday, March 24, 2019

Volunteers are needed to help clean up Stevenage neighbourhoods.

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Monday, March 11, 2019

A public consultation is being launched so people can have their say on plans for a new bus station in Stevenage.

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Wednesday, February 27, 2019

A package of Hertfordshire County Council budget measures have been voted through – with the county element of council tax to increase by 2.99 per cent from April.

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Saturday, February 16, 2019

Senior officers at Hertfordshire County Council are set to receive a two per cent pay rise and a £3,000 bonus, provided they’ve exceeded their targets.

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Hundreds have objected to plans to build up to 618 homes, a primary and pre-school, an 80-bed care home and up to 50 assisted living homes on the outskirts of Stevenage.

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

The chief executive of Stevenage Borough Council is stepping down after nearly four years in the role.

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Friday, February 1, 2019

Stevenage Borough Council voted unanimously to support the call on the Secretary of State for Education to respond to the Barclay School petition against its academisation.

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Legal proceedings have today been launched by Stevenage Borough Council over a halt to its Local Plan, which sets out proposals for regenerating the town centre, building 7,600 new homes, revitalising neighbourhood centres and creating jobs to 2031.

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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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Thursday, December 13, 2018

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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Thursday, December 13, 2018

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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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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