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The Comet

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Volunteers help Stevenage charity send 30,000 books to deprived Kenyan community

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 3:59pm

Volunteers have packed more than 30,000 books into a shipping container set for Kenya, where it will be transformed into a library for a deprived community.

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Patient given wrong blood type during transfusion, as East and North Herts NHS Trust reveals series of ‘never events’

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 3:58pm

A patient was given the wrong blood type during a transfusion - one of six serious incidents which highlight potential weaknesses in how the East and North Herts NHS Trust manages fundamental safety processes.

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Letchworth Eagles FC host tournament in memory of teenage crash victim

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 1:14pm

A Letchworth family are set to hold their fifth annual five-a-side football tournament this weekend in memory of James Harpur who died in a car crash in 2012.

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Learning disability bases in primary schools across Herts set for closure

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 1:13pm

Specific learning difficulties bases within primary schools in Welwyn Garden City, Letchworth, Stevenage and St Albans may be closing as part of Herts County Council’s reorganisation of services.

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Hospice celebrates Volunteers’ Week in Hitchin and Royston

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 1:05pm

During Volunteers’ Week, the We Care Bear from Letchworth-based Garden House Hospice Care has visited its charity shops in Royston and Hitchin.

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Letchworth coffee shop to host fun day for children’s centre

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 12:58pm

A Letchworth coffee shop is holding its first ‘Big Community Day’ on Saturday to raise money for the Letchworth and Baldock Children’s Centre.

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Closure order on Letchworth house granted after abusive behaviour

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 12:19pm

A house in Letchworth is under a three-month closure order following complaints of antisocial and abusive behaviour.

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Knebworth woman fundraising for ‘incredible’ cancer charity

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 11:43am

A Knebworth woman is fundraising for a cervical cancer charity after it helped her through her own diagnosis.

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Letchworth, Stevenage and Wimpole parkrun teams set to celebrate 70 years of NHS

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 11:24am

East and North Herts NHS Trust have teamed up with parkrun to celebrate 70 years of the NHS with a birthday event this Saturday.

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Mass gyro gathering returns to Old Warden

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 10:36am

A record-breaking gathering of autogyros is set to take place at Old Warden this weekend.

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Citizens’ Advice Stevenage praises volunteers for making ‘huge difference’

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 9:20am

Citizens’ Advice Stevenage is celebrating its volunteers who dedicate their time to solving people’s problems and making a difference to their lives.

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Sun shines down on Stevenage family fun day

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 6:10pm

A free family fun day run by a church, with the aim of getting to know the wider community, was a resounding success on Sunday.

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Debut displays at the Flying Legends Air Show at IWM Duxford

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 6:01pm

Debut flying displays and an array of vintage entertainment will be on offer at the Flying Legends Air Show at IWM Duxford in July.

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Abandoned Stotfold kittens looking for a happy new home

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 5:33pm

A pair of kittens abandoned in Stotfold are looking for a new home after being rescued from a shoebox.

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Parties convince Letchworth BID to reinstate political stands

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 5:33pm

Cross-party representatives have successfully convinced the Letchworth BID to go back to allowing political parties to set up stands in the town centre, after the BID took the decision to ban them in the interest of being ‘balanced’.

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Reappeal launched to find missing Gosmore 69-year-old

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 4:28pm

Police are reappealing for help to find a missing man from Gosmore.

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Shuttleworth Collection celebrate naval avaition in skies over Old Warden

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 2:07pm

The Shuttleworth Collection celebrated naval aviation with their Fly Navy Day last weekend.

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Hitchin Beer and Cider Festival set to be the biggest and best yet!

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 1:23pm

The wonderful Hitchin Rugby Club is again the host for the eagerly-awaited Hitchin Beer and Cider Festival – which promises to be the biggest and best yet!

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Interim train timetable introduced amid commuter uncertainty

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 1:16pm

There may be a light at the end of the tunnel for rail passengers, as Govia Thameslink has introduced an interim timetable and have news about when the original May timetable should be running smoothly.

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Hitchin and Harpenden MP visits Syrian families supported by Refugee Council

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 12:54pm

Hitchin and Harpenden MP Bim Afolami has visited Syrian families resettled in the area and supported by the Refugee Council.

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