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The Comet

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Tribute paid to Welwyn businessman who died at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital after contracting COVID-19

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 4:48pm

The chairman of a Welwyn Garden City business passed away on March 24 after being diagnosed with the COVID-19 virus earlier this month.

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‘As we enter lockdown, everything we took for granted has been taken from us now’

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 4:01pm

Every month until Hitchin Pride, the Comet will feature members of the LGBQT+ community – who will share their personal experiences with the wider world.

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Kimpton man’s appeal over shortage of personal protective equipment for coronavirus key workers

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 3:54pm

A fundraising appeal has been launched to buy protective face masks for key workers battling the coronavirus outbreak on the frontline.

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Rainbow trail keeps Stevenage smiling throughout lockdown

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 2:16pm

A trail of rainbows has appeared in Stevenage as families and schoolchildren cheer on our key workers with messages of hope and solidarity.

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Take our Friday pub quiz: March 27

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 1:14pm

It is finally Friday after what probably seems like the longest week ever, so take a break and see how you get on in our pub quiz.

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Stevenage, Hitchin and Letchworth communities send heartwarming #ClapForTheNHS message

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 12:26pm

Like much of the UK, the Stevenage, Hitchin, Letchworth and Baldock communities came together last night to applaud our carers, healthcare workers, nurses and doctors and everyone else battling the coronavirus outbreak.

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Letchworth tattoo parlour urges artists and studios to share their PPE amid national shortage

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 11:21am

A tattoo studio in Letchworth is calling on local parlours to share their PPE equipment with care workers, NHS staff, and anyone in need of protection against COVID-19.

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Ambulance firm resorts to DIY stores amid coronavirus equipment shortage

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 9:53am

The boss of a Herts ambulance company says paramedics are going off sick with suspected coronavirus, after being forced to attend 999 calls without the right personal protective equipment (PPE).

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Emergency appeal launched by Paradise Wildlife Park to help its animals

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 8:45am

An emergency appeal has been launched by a popular Hertfordshire tourist attraction for funds to help with the upkeep of its animals while the wildlife park is closed during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Herts charities turn to ‘virtual’ fundraising as coronavirus kills off events

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 8:28am

As coronavirus wipes out thousands of jobs and threatens the lives of the vulnerable, demand for help from charities is set to soar.

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Funding available in Hertfordshire to local projects during coronavirus outbreak

Fri, 27/03/2020 - 7:22am

Hertfordshire County Council has taken steps to make sure funding is available to community groups seeking to support their area during the coronavirus outbreak.

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Three deaths at Lister Hospital after positive tests for COVID-19

Thu, 26/03/2020 - 8:20pm

Three patients have died at Lister Hospital in Stevenage after they tested positive for COVID-19.

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North Herts District Council announces suspension of food and garden waste collection

Thu, 26/03/2020 - 6:02pm

North Hertfordshire will be suspending the collection of food waste caddies and garden waste until further notice.

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Parking in Stevenage and North Hertfordshire: What do you need to know?

Thu, 26/03/2020 - 4:57pm

Stevenage Borough Council and North Herts District Council have announced a partial relaxation of parking operations over the coming weeks.

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Coronavirus: May’s DogFest cancelled at Knebworth House

Thu, 26/03/2020 - 4:07pm

This year’s DogFest South at Knebworth House has been cancelled as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Animal charities in Hertfordshire persevere through coronavirus crisis

Thu, 26/03/2020 - 3:53pm

Charities have addressed concerns over the safety and care of animals in Hertfordshire during the coronavirus crisis.

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Stevenage mayor issues message of support at this ‘unprecedented time’

Thu, 26/03/2020 - 2:07pm

Stevenage mayor Simon Speller has delivered a message of support to residents in this unprecedented time of national lockdown.

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Take our daily pub quiz: March 26

Thu, 26/03/2020 - 11:58am

Take a break from your desk and get your brain into gear as it is time for our daily pub quiz.

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Letchworth community receives nearly £10,000 in latest NHDC grants

Thu, 26/03/2020 - 11:26am

The Letchworth community has benefited from the district council’s latest funding pot, with grants just shy of £10,000 provided by its town committee.

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Lister Hospital will no longer treat minor illnesses or injuries

Thu, 26/03/2020 - 10:11am

Lister Hospital in Stevenage will no longer treat patients with minor injuries or illnesses – as East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust prepares itself for an increase in coronavirus (COVID-19) cases.

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