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Police teams have been in the countryside around Stevenage in the search for missing midwifery student Joy Morgan.


The Comet - Published Tue Feb 19 2019 14:35    View Full Story...

A programme of sessions designed to evoke memories and stimulate conversation with older residents has been set up in Letchworth.


The Comet - Published Tue Feb 19 2019 12:29    View Full Story...

After police confirmed yesterday that the body found in the River Hiz in Charlton was that of William ‘Bill’ Taylor, the Comet has taken a look at the timeline of events since the Gosmore farmer was first reported missing.


The Comet - Published Tue Feb 19 2019 09:53    View Full Story...

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to as part of their investigation into a series of cash thefts from shops in Stevenage.


The Comet - Published Mon Feb 18 2019 14:43    View Full Story...

Five teenage boys have been arrested on suspicion of robbery following an altercation in Stevenage Old Town yesterday.


The Comet - Published Mon Feb 18 2019 14:25    View Full Story...

The body found in the River Hiz in Charlton village, near Hitchin, has been identified as Gosmore farmer William ‘Bill’ Taylor.


The Comet - Published Mon Feb 18 2019 09:43    View Full Story...

Stevenage’s annual Gordon Craig Theatre panto has been shortlisted for two major accolades in the 2019 Great British Pantomime Awards.


The Comet - Published Mon Feb 18 2019 09:40    View Full Story...

Senior officers at Hertfordshire County Council are set to receive a two per cent pay rise and a £3,000 bonus, provided they’ve exceeded their targets.


The Comet - Published Fri Feb 15 2019 18:08    View Full Story...

The face of an addiction rehabilitation centre has been nominated for this year’s Comet Community Awards for going above and beyond the call of duty to support clients.


The Comet - Published Fri Feb 15 2019 16:27    View Full Story...

Stevenage is on a list of 10 commuter towns that could be set for a Travelodge as part of the hotel chain’s railway expansion programme.


The Comet - Published Fri Feb 15 2019 15:48    View Full Story...

A Hitchin husband who is backing a new Cancer Research UK TV campaign has opened up about being forced to stay at least two metres away from his pregnant wife after being made radioactive by his cancer treatment.


The Comet - Published Fri Feb 15 2019 15:41    View Full Story...

Hitchin couple Tom Eaton and Rebecca Dudbridge have travelled all over the world. It was on their travels they were struck by the extent of the world’s plastic problem – which has inspired their new business venture.


The Comet - Published Fri Feb 15 2019 15:27    View Full Story...

Police have released a video including the last moments that missing Hatfield student Joy Morgan was seen, in the hope that it will bring further information to light.


The Comet - Published Fri Feb 15 2019 14:58    View Full Story...

Police are trying to trace the last steps of missing Hatfield student Joy Morgan, who has links to Stevenage, after a man has been arrested on suspicion of murder.


The Comet - Published Fri Feb 15 2019 13:17    View Full Story...

A Hitchin dancer has been reflecting on the experience of appearing on BBC One’s The Greatest Dancer after the troupe he was part of were voted off the show.


The Comet - Published Fri Feb 15 2019 10:51    View Full Story...

A police presence remains at the river in the village of Charlton, near Hitchin, where the body of a man was found over the weekend.


The Comet - Published Fri Feb 15 2019 08:34    View Full Story...

A hospice is reaching out to patients living with heart failure who could benefit from its services.


The Comet - Published Thu Feb 14 2019 17:14    View Full Story...

North Herts residents are being asked to highlight any concerns about community safety with a new survey launched by North Herts Community Safety Partnership.


The Comet - Published Thu Feb 14 2019 17:08    View Full Story...

Nurses and midwives are among those invited to apply for fellowship opportunities that are being funded by the East and North Hertfordshire Hospitals’ Charity.


The Comet - Published Thu Feb 14 2019 17:03    View Full Story...

Highfield School hosted the employability masterclass with more than 170 Year 10 students as a way of getting students thinking about employment when they leave school and identify the skills businesses look for in the recruitment process.


The Comet - Published Thu Feb 14 2019 16:00    View Full Story...