Stevenage on the web

Social Networking

Share this page with your friends


Your Advert Here

Your advert could be here, Contact Us for more information


Do you run a restaurant / take away, run a shop or business in or around Stevenage? Would you like us to publish a review of your business? Contact Us for more information.

The Comet

All the latest news stories from The Comet
Updated: 24 min 23 sec ago

Weather forecast: Yellow warning and snow for Stevenage and North Herts

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 4:37pm

The Met Office has issued another yellow warning in Stevenage and North Herts for snow and ice, which will be in place until 11.55pm.

Categories: Local News

Volunteers of all ages do their bit at Ickleford litter-pick

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 4:23pm

Young and old came out in Ickleford to do their bit in sprucing up their village.

Categories: Local News

Henlow fundraiser tells how she donated stem cells to save brother’s life

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 4:22pm

There are few bonds closer than that between a brother and sister, but siblings James Leigh and Susan Hunter actually share the same DNA.

Categories: Local News

All set ahead of Hitchin Hard Half Marathon – now backed by the Comet

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 4:21pm

The Hitchin Hard Half Marathon is back again this year – and it’s now being backed by the Comet.

Categories: Local News

Pirton fundraiser’s stand-up comedy night ahead of Argentine challenge

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 4:19pm

A fitness consultant who is set to trek across Argentina for charity is holding a fundraising comedy night next weekend.

Categories: Local News

Ashwell’s Ben Goldscheider to perform with Hitchin Chamber Orchestra

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 4:18pm

Ashwell’s international French horn maestro Ben Goldscheider will be back in North Herts to help Hitchin Chamber Orchestra launch its 2018 concert series.

Categories: Local News

All set for Muddy Mayhem at Knebworth for Garden House Hospice Care

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 4:18pm

Fundraisers will get muddy for a ruddy good cause at Knebworth Park this month as part of the annual Muddy Mayhem 5k obstacle run.

Categories: Local News

Man, 55, admits pulling out machete at Hitchin railway station

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 3:59pm

A 55-year-old man has admitted brandishing a machete on a crowded train at Hitchin railway station, and is set to be sentenced by a crown court judge.

Categories: Local News

Snow and ice don’t stop Hertfordshire’s meals on wheels

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 3:15pm

The week’s snow and ice haven’t stopped Hertfordshire’s meals on wheels from reaching their destinations, as everyone signed up has received their hot food.

Categories: Local News

World Book Day 2018: Mayor and authors join kids for literature-themed fun

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 1:22pm

Children across the land dressed as their favourite characters from literature yesterday to mark World Book Day – and a fair few grown-ups got in on the act too, including authors and a mayor.

Categories: Local News

North Herts councillors criticise government for ‘failing to inform’ women about pension changes

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 12:24pm

Conservative councillors at North Herts District Council have expressed their concerns that women in North Herts have not been properly informed by the government about increasing age limits for claiming their state pensions.

Categories: Local News

Three hospitalised after Hitchin car crash involving pedestrians

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 10:48am

Three people were taken to hospital after a collision involving a car in Hitchin yesterday evening.

Categories: Local News

Nearly 500 attend James Mayhew’s Carnival of the Animals show in Hitchin

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 10:24am

Children’s illustrator and author James Mayhew was in Hitchin at the weekend to paint along to The Carnival of the Animals.

Categories: Local News

A505 crash near Hitchin leaves car on roof and van on wrong carriageway

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 8:40am

A motorist was taken to hospital yesterday after a crash on the A505 near Hitchin that left a car on its roof.

Categories: Local News

Storm Emma: School closures in Stevenage, North Herts and Central Beds

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 7:52am

As if the Beast from the East wasn’t bad enough, Storm Emma is now sweeping the UK – and means schools in our area could closed once again today.

Categories: Local News

Extra cash aims to keep Biggleswade’s Green Wheel turning for next two years

Thu, 01/03/2018 - 6:26pm

Biggleswade Town Council is to grant £4,000 to help protect and promote the Biggleswade Green Wheel over the next two years.

Categories: Local News

Langford footballer publishes story of mental health struggles

Thu, 01/03/2018 - 5:35pm

A Langford footballer has explored the struggles of mental health issues facing children and teenagers today in her biographical Ebook, The Unseen Battle: One young footballer’s struggle off the pitch.

Categories: Local News

Developers’ archaeologists criticised after human burial find near Hitchin

Thu, 01/03/2018 - 4:37pm

Archaeologists evaluating a field near Hitchin on behalf of a housing developer have been criticised after they covered over and failed to date a human burial site they found.

Categories: Local News

Hitchin man banned from keeping dogs after attack on common

Thu, 01/03/2018 - 3:55pm

A man who was in charge of a bulldog that attacked another pet and its owner while out of control in Hitchin has been banned from keeping dogs.

Categories: Local News

One in five Herts pupils don’t get first-choice secondary school

Thu, 01/03/2018 - 3:25pm

Most Herts families will today find out where their children are going to secondary or upper school in September – and one in five don’t have their first choice.

Categories: Local News



Local Weather

This Stevenage weather forecast is generated by the Met Office Weather Widget