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Fearnhill School in Letchworth has been celebrating its junior masterchefs this week, with pupils sending in pictures of their five-star home cooking.


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New mums face time on a ward with their newborn babies alone due to a ban on visitors in a bid to combat the coronavirus pandemic.


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A Hitchin–based counselling charity is appealing for “urgent” public support to enable it to keep operating during the coronavirus crisis.


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The number of patients who have died after testing positive for coronavirus at Lister Hospital in Stevenage continues to rise.


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Two former North Hertfordshire councillors resigned from their positions last month, after both had recorded a significant amount of absences at recent meetings.


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Residents in Stevenage and North Herts are being warned that a pair of rogue traders who are falsely offering roofing services are operating in the area.


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A number of places have committed to dropping parking charges for NHS staff and other essential workers for the duration of the coronavirus pandemic.


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A domestic abuse support group, headed up by Stevenage Borough Council, will continue to offer North Hertfordshire residents remote advice and support throughout the coronavirus pandemic.


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Organisers of a popular Hitchin comedy night are appealing for supporters to help keep the club afloat during the current coronavirus crisis.


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Campaigners have warned that the nation faces a “looming crisis” in foster care owing to the coronavirus lockdown.


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A takeaway in Stevenage is aiming to deliver thousands of free hot meals to NHS staff during the coronavirus pandemic.


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Welcome to our live blog, where we will be providing updates on coronavirus in Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and beyond.


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The founder of a community group which has supported people in need for the last five years is appealing for help after the central base for the initiative has been forced to temporarily close due to the coronavirus outbreak.


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Organisers of Classic Ibiza have postponed this summer’s concert in Hatfield.


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North Herts District Council has changed one of its core services to provide a dedicated place to provide residents with information, advice and support on coronavirus.


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A road safety charity based in Hertfordshire has urged drivers to stay at home to save lives and protect the NHS.


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A family from Stevenage has gone viral on Facebook with a lockdown-themed reworking of Stormzy’s hit single, Crown.


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During Autism Awareness Week we asked charities what advice they have for Hertfordshire parents during the lockdown.


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A theatre worker from Stevenage has been told she must pay the full cost of her residential car parking permit, despite having no income during the coronavirus lockdown.


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Nine more people have now died at Lister Hospital in Stevenage after being treated for COVID-19.


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