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A 30-year-old man from Stevenage has been jailed for six years today after two “horrific attacks” on men outside pubs, which left them both with life-changing injuries.


The Comet - Published Fri Oct 19 2018 12:26    View Full Story...

Labour party candidates for Stevenage and Welwyn Hatfield have blasted plans to axe a subsidised transport service to the new QEII and the Lister Hospital.


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The team at a Shefford Indian restaurant are gearing up to compete in the Culinary World Cup competition in Luxembourg.


The Comet - Published Fri Oct 19 2018 10:41    View Full Story...

Concerns are growing for a Stevenage teenager who has been missing for almost two weeks.


The Comet - Published Fri Oct 19 2018 10:18    View Full Story...

Sandon schoolchildren have visited a farm in the village as part of their local history and geography project.


The Comet - Published Fri Oct 19 2018 08:29    View Full Story...

EXCLUSIVE: Premier League star and humble hometown Hitchin lad Jack Wilshere is backing Mark Burke’s Canaries to soar in their bid to reach the FA Cup first round – as news emerges that the BBC and BT Sport are planning to broadcast Monday’s draw from Top Field if the Canaries win on Saturday.


The Comet - Published Fri Oct 19 2018 08:23    View Full Story...

Police are releasing new information and an image of a 14-year-old girl who has now been missing from her home in Bedfordshire for nearly three weeks.


The Comet - Published Fri Oct 19 2018 07:46    View Full Story...

Formula One racing driver Lewis Hamilton stands to become only the third F1 driver in history to win five world championships.


The Comet - Published Fri Oct 19 2018 06:10    View Full Story...

Brave volunteers are set to walk over hot coals of up to 538ºC in Little Wymondley to raise money for a Letchworth-based hospice charity.


The Comet - Published Thu Oct 18 2018 15:43    View Full Story...

Two motorcycles have been stolen from a Honda garage in Letchworth during a burglary last week.


The Comet - Published Thu Oct 18 2018 14:44    View Full Story...

The Letchworth BID launched its proposal and business plan to businesses from across the town centre on Wednesday ahead of the reballot next month.


The Comet - Published Thu Oct 18 2018 11:19    View Full Story...

Hundreds of schoolchildren have learnt life-saving CPR as part of the British Heart Foundation’s Restart a Heart campaign.


The Comet - Published Thu Oct 18 2018 09:42    View Full Story...

An eight-year-old boy from Hitchin joined other campaigners on a trip to parliament, where he delivered a hard-hitting speech to MPs on the school funding “crisis”.


The Comet - Published Wed Oct 17 2018 16:52    View Full Story...

The Hitchin Automated External Defibrillation Scheme is still going strong – 16 years after purchasing its first public access defibrillator for the town centre.


The Comet - Published Wed Oct 17 2018 16:30    View Full Story...

Four people who were arrested on suspicion of murdering Gosmore farmer William Taylor have been re-bailed until Monday, December 3.


The Comet - Published Wed Oct 17 2018 15:34    View Full Story...

Herts police have carried out five raids, made six arrests and seized drugs and cash as part of a week-long operation against drug gangs in the county.


The Comet - Published Wed Oct 17 2018 12:38    View Full Story...

Baldock-based Safety and Health visited the North Herts Police Cadets at Letchworth Police Station yesterday to mark Restart a Heart Day.


The Comet - Published Wed Oct 17 2018 12:14    View Full Story...

A fleet of 10 cars has been stolen from a private barn in Broom, near Biggleswade, by a group posing as vehicle recovery firm staff.


The Comet - Published Wed Oct 17 2018 07:03    View Full Story...

A man inspired to run to raise money in memory of his brother, who was stillborn 26 years ago, is also determined to break the silence that often surrounds baby loss.


The Comet - Published Tue Oct 16 2018 22:17    View Full Story...

A charity set up in memory of a young doctor killed by Taliban while delivering aid in Afghanistan is in need of more support to keep going, the victim’s mum has told the Comet.


The Comet - Published Tue Oct 16 2018 22:13    View Full Story...