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Two women posing as charity collectors stole cash from a victim’s wallet in Stevenage last month – and police have today launched a CCTV appeal.


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Festive 5k Santa Canta is back this weekend for the fourth year running, thanks to organisers North Herts Road Runners.


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Baldock Rotary Club’s annual Santa Sleigh rides will continue across the town and surrounding villages this week.


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A Boots branch in Hitchin may be at risk of closure, as the chain confirms it is currently reviewing the store due to “challenging market conditions in the UK”.


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A tattoo studio is offering a unique design to walk-ins on Saturday, to raise money for the family of an eight-year-old boy who has cancer and been given just weeks to live.


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Hundreds of Hitchin revellers kick-started the town’s festive season on Saturday with the annual Christmas lights switch-on.


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Plans to turn a hotel into a residential rehabilitation care centre for addicts have prompted concern.


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Police are appealing for the public’s help in finding a 24-year-old man following an assault in Hitchin.


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Chart-topping Canadian singer Michael Bublé will play a huge outdoor concert in Hatfield next year.


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Police are growing concerned for the welfare of a missing 41-year-old woman from Stevenage.


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A bag of 12 footballs, and eight junior blue and white striped football kits have been stolen from a car in Stevenage.


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Parliamentary candidates for Stevenage and Hitchin went toe-to-toe at the latest General Election hustings on Sunday night – but there were a few notable absentees.


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World leaders have descended upon Hertfordshire for Nato’s 70th anniversary summit.


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People in North Hertfordshire are among the least happy in the UK, a new survey by the Office for National Statistics shows.


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A yellow weather warning is in place for Hertfordshire this morning.


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Excessive winter deaths in Stevenage and North Herts have been steadily rising over the past three years.


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Europe’s first ever Mars rover, which has been built in Stevenage and is set to land on the Red Planet in 2021, is being rigorously tested in France.


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A water company will be held to account over “the perilous state of a rare and ecologically-important chalk stream”.


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An appeal to raise the funds needed to help a 13-year-old boy with cerebral palsy achieve his dream of competing in the Paralympics has been “a fantastic success”.


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Prostesters turned out in Stevenage town centre on Friday for one of many demonstrations calling for urgent action on the climate crisis.


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