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A bike was stolen from outside a shop in Hitchin on Sunday, and police have now released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to as part of their enquiries.


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A woman devoted to honouring her father’s memory has been a Poppy Appeal volunteer for 35 years.


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A midwife has won an award for the sensitive support she gave a grieving family after their baby died, with her nomination saying “she gave light to our darkest time”.


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Businesses have also been doing their bit to commemorate the centenary of the end of the First World War.


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The Magic of Christmas, near Stevenage, is more than just a shop. It’s an Aladdin’s Cave of seasonal goodies, with all the decorations, trees and other treats your heart desires


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House prices leapt up in Stevenage during September – but the market remained flat in St Albans and Welwyn Hatfield.


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The Secret Garden in Hitchin launched its Nuture Week on Monday with the aim of creating a community hub that helps parents suffering with anxiety and depression.


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Astronomers from the University of Hertfordshire have confirmed the existence of a frozen planet orbiting the fastest star in the sky.


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Bedfordshire Police say they are “very concerned” for the safety of a 36-year-old man from the Potton area who has gone missing.


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A 16-year-old boy has pleaded guilty to damaging wing mirrors on 14 cars in the town where he lives.


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A Stevenage woman travelled to an Elstree care home to make ceramic poppies, as part of the Purple Potters groups.


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A financial planning firm marked the 100th anniversary of the First World War Armistice with a private viewing of an exhibition which commemorates a Hitchin soldier who was awarded the Victoria Cross.


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The A505 heading towards Royston from Baldock is closed after a tractor – which was transporting cattle – overturned.


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We asked a University of Hertfordshire astrophysicist for expert advice on watching incredible meteor showers in the night sky this weekend.


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Parents have renewed calls for a crossing patrol outside an infant school in Stevenage after a car accident last Wednesday left a girl needing hospital treatment.


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An application to open a new secondary school in Stevenage has now been submitted to the Department for Education.


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Thousands of children across North Herts and Stevenage have carried out a wide range of activities to commemorate 100 years since the end of World War I.


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Have you seen this wanted man in Stevenage?


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A report has been written recognising the problems with the North Herts District Council waste contract, with two proposals to be discussed at a cabinet meeting next Tuesday.


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A retired police officer from Letchworth is appealing for help after losing a medal awarded to him for his contribution to emergency services.


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