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The Comet

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Arrest after man ‘threatens bin collectors with machete’ in Hitchin

Thu, 03/05/2018 - 1:06pm

A man has been arrested in Hitchin after reports of dustbin collectors being threatened with a machete.

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Hitchin’s Rhythms of the World to hold one-day revival this summer

Thu, 03/05/2018 - 11:02am

Hitchin’s beloved Rhythms of the World music and arts festival will return this summer – on a smaller scale, but with just as much diversity and fun.

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Hitchin’s Alex Francis returns to hometown venue following European tour

Thu, 03/05/2018 - 10:53am

A Hitchin musician is set to return to his roots after a series of high profile gigs at Club 85 on May 11.

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Thu, 03/05/2018 - 9:47am

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A505 closed in Hitchin after car rolls with driver trapped inside

Thu, 03/05/2018 - 8:52am

A car has rolled on the A505 on the western edge of Hitchin this morning, with the driver trapped inside.

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Calls for Conservative county councillor to be expelled for Facebook comments ahead of Stevenage election

Wed, 02/05/2018 - 5:55pm

A Conservative county councillor who is standing in tomorrow’s Stevenage Borough Council elections has said a social media post which appears to refer to Islam as a “desert death cult” was against Islamic extremism, not the faith as a whole.

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Stevenage sex offender who hurled racist abuse at officer is jailed

Wed, 02/05/2018 - 4:50pm

A registered sex offender from Stevenage who assaulted two police officers and hurled racist abuse at one of them has been jailed.

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Vote today in North Herts and Stevenage local elections

Wed, 02/05/2018 - 4:48pm

There are local elections in North Hertfordshire district and Stevenage borough today, Thursday.

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Festival for dogs in Hertfordshire welcomes new celebrities and features

Wed, 02/05/2018 - 4:08pm

The ultimate festival for dogs is expanding with more celebrities and features to its weekend long event in Hertfordshire.

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Pedestrian in hospital after collision involving car between Hitchin and Letchworth

Wed, 02/05/2018 - 12:57pm

A pedestrian has been taken to hospital after a collision involving a car on the main road between Hitchin and Letchworth.

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Stevenage Labour candidate suspended amid allegations of antisemitism

Wed, 02/05/2018 - 12:48pm

A Labour candidate standing in tomorrow’s Stevenage Borough Council elections has been suspended by the party after commenting about “Jew propaganda” and sharing an allegedly antisemitic cartoon on social media.

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Remembering Stevenage and the brave New Zealanders

Wed, 02/05/2018 - 11:04am

Fallen Australian and New Zealand troops have been remembered across the world as part of ANZAC Day, but it may come as surprise to some that Stevenage has its own special connection to the national day of remembrance.

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Two in hospital after car ends up on side in Hitchin

Wed, 02/05/2018 - 8:58am

Two people were taken to hospital after a car overturned in Hitchin last night, with off-duty medical and emergency personnel stepping in at the scene.

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Offley villagers pledge to make stand ahead of Gladman appeal

Wed, 02/05/2018 - 8:27am

Villagers near Hitchin are taking a stand against what they see as overdevelopment, as a firm hoping to build up to 70 homes mounts an appeal.

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Jailed: Stevenage flasher who exposed himself on train

Tue, 01/05/2018 - 6:18pm

A 23-year-old flasher who exposed his genitals on a train between Cambridge and Stevenage has been jailed.

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Police appeal after double burglary in Letchworth

Tue, 01/05/2018 - 5:43pm

A double burglary in Letchworth has left two neighbouring houses damaged as thieves smashed patio doors to steal cash and jewellery.

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Letchworth man denies Hitchin and Stevenage child rape charges

Tue, 01/05/2018 - 5:17pm

A 32-year-old man accused of raping and sexually assaulting children under the age of 13 in Stevenage and Hitchin has denied all the charges.

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Major delays to Great Northern services due to faulty electric wire

Tue, 01/05/2018 - 4:53pm

All train lines are blocked between London King’s Cross and Alexandra Palace due to a damaged overhead electric wire causing major disruption to all services in and out of London.

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Cyclist Bev sets out on her epic challenge riding the UK coastline

Tue, 01/05/2018 - 4:51pm

A Stevenage cyclist is taking on a 10-week – 4,020-mile – challenge to promote women’s cycling.

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