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Praise has been pouring in for the work done by members of our NHS units following last week’s major incident in Stevenage which left 17 injured.


The Comet - Published Tue Jul 23 2019 15:07    View Full Story...

Herts police have launched a public appeal to help trace a wanted man from Hitchin.


The Comet - Published Tue Jul 23 2019 12:42    View Full Story...

Police are appealing for help to find a Letchworth man who is wanted in connection with failing to appear at court in relation to an assault.


The Comet - Published Tue Jul 23 2019 12:35    View Full Story...

A 36-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a gun being fired in Hitchin yesterday afternoon.


The Comet - Published Tue Jul 23 2019 11:28    View Full Story...

Twenty one people have been arrested – with 16 charged for drugs offences – as part of a Herts police operation against county lines gang activity in Stevenage.


The Comet - Published Tue Jul 23 2019 11:13    View Full Story...

Armed police have been called to a shooting incident in Hitchin this afternoon.


The Comet - Published Tue Jul 23 2019 08:46    View Full Story...

The mercury is on the rise this week, with BBC Weather currently predicting a top temperature of 34°C for Stevenage on Thursday.


The Comet - Published Mon Jul 22 2019 16:43    View Full Story...

A group of organised protesters took to Nandos in Stevenage to voice concerns over the treatment of chickens this weekend.


The Comet - Published Mon Jul 22 2019 15:59    View Full Story...

Following the news that Waitrose in Stevenage Old Town is due to close later this year, Lidl has refused to confirm whether or not it is interested in taking over the High Street premises.


The Comet - Published Mon Jul 22 2019 13:33    View Full Story...

Six new deputy lieutenants have been appointed to support the duties carried out by the Lord Lieutenant of Hertfordshire.


The Comet - Published Mon Jul 22 2019 13:01    View Full Story...

A driver involved in a crash on the A505 between Baldock and Royston remains in a critical condition in hospital almost a week on.


The Comet - Published Mon Jul 22 2019 10:44    View Full Story...

Petitions to save both Waitrose and the Post Office in Stevenage Old Town have been started by determined residents.


The Comet - Published Mon Jul 22 2019 10:29    View Full Story...

A co-owner from Cruise-Herts told the Comet he had wanted to call police “literally seconds before” last night’s crash in Stevenage, which resulted in 17 people being injured.


The Comet - Published Mon Jul 22 2019 10:25    View Full Story...

Police officers and PCSOs from the North Herts, St Albans and Harpenden Safer Neighbourhood police teams have joined forces to launch an Automatic Number Plate Recognition operation targeting rural crime this summer.


The Comet - Published Sat Jul 20 2019 13:02    View Full Story...

The popular Codicote Village Day returns this weekend.


The Comet - Published Fri Jul 19 2019 20:00    View Full Story...

Seventeen people are being treated for injuries – some described as serious – after two cars crashed in Stevenage last night before hitting a number of pedestrians.


The Comet - Published Fri Jul 19 2019 17:28    View Full Story...

The drivers of both cars involved in a crash last night which injured 17 people have been interviewed as part of the police investigation.


The Comet - Published Fri Jul 19 2019 17:18    View Full Story...

Hertfordshire County Council is donating more than more than 800 works of art.


The Comet - Published Fri Jul 19 2019 15:45    View Full Story...

The closure of Waitrose in Stevenage Old Town is a ‘big blow’ as the store has played ‘a crucial role in our community’, a Stevenage Borough Council spokesman has said.


The Comet - Published Fri Jul 19 2019 15:37    View Full Story...

Herts County Council is in the process of purchasing the freehold of a former school site in Stevenage, which may home the free school that is coming to the town.


The Comet - Published Fri Jul 19 2019 15:32    View Full Story...