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An 11-year-old boy who went missing from his home in Arlesey today has been found safe.


The Comet - Published Sat Apr 20 2019 19:59    View Full Story...

Jousting is due to take place at Knebworth House this Easter.


The Comet - Published Sat Apr 20 2019 18:28    View Full Story...

Two 22-year-old men have been arrested on suspicion of drugs-related offences after a police chase between Hitchin and Luton late last night.


The Comet - Published Sat Apr 20 2019 16:31    View Full Story...

A lane of the A1(M) has been blocked this afternoon following a crash between Junction 7 for Stevenage and Junction 6 for Welwyn.


The Comet - Published Sat Apr 20 2019 14:55    View Full Story...

A detective chief inspector has spoken about the intricacies of stalking and harassment cases after figures revealed that on average there was at least one reported every day in North Herts last year.


The Comet - Published Thu Apr 18 2019 15:49    View Full Story...

Members of North Herts Road Runners showed their support for the Great British Spring Clean by launching a litter-picking blitz on the Letchworth Greenway.


The Comet - Published Thu Apr 18 2019 15:11    View Full Story...

Letchworth-based charity the MS Trust is encouraging people with the condition to introduce activity into their daily lives with free Zumba class ahead of MS Awareness Week.


The Comet - Published Thu Apr 18 2019 14:58    View Full Story...

Police have named the victim of a car crash in Suffolk as a 21-year-old man from Stevenage.


The Comet - Published Thu Apr 18 2019 14:15    View Full Story...

A 38-year-old man was arrested in Stevenage yesterday following an altercation between two people, which resulted in one of them allegedly being threatened with an axe.


The Comet - Published Thu Apr 18 2019 13:32    View Full Story...

The Letchworth, Hitchin & District Branch of the Royal Air Forces Association held its first monthly coffee morning for members and ex-Royal Air Force personnel earlier this month.


The Comet - Published Thu Apr 18 2019 11:57    View Full Story...

A man was robbed, allegedly at knifepoint, in Hitchin just after 4pm on Tuesday, April 16.


The Comet - Published Thu Apr 18 2019 11:45    View Full Story...

A chemical spill in Hitchin has left at least one person with burns to their skin.


The Comet - Published Thu Apr 18 2019 11:01    View Full Story...

There’s still time to recognise your unsung heroes, but the deadline for entries for this year’s Comet Community Awards is now less than 48 hours away.


The Comet - Published Wed Apr 17 2019 16:51    View Full Story...

The Stevenage Conservatives have defended an election leaflet which says the Labour-run Stevenage Borough Council is “hiding millions of pounds of taxpayers’ money in reserves” – after the town’s Labour leader accused the group of “blatant lies”.


The Comet - Published Wed Apr 17 2019 16:33    View Full Story...

The North Hertfordshire and Stevenage Liberal Democrats has withdrawn its support for one of its local election candidates.


The Comet - Published Wed Apr 17 2019 16:30    View Full Story...

A proposed redevelopment in Hitchin has been given a financial boost after housing association Settle pledged to put £20 million into the project.


The Comet - Published Wed Apr 17 2019 15:16    View Full Story...

A man has been arrested after £8,000 of suspected heroin and a large knife were seized from a property in Hitchin on Wednesday.


The Comet - Published Wed Apr 17 2019 12:34    View Full Story...

A police helicopter has been searcing above Baldock and Letchworth following reports of an assault this morning.


The Comet - Published Wed Apr 17 2019 12:30    View Full Story...

With child internet use at an all time high, there are more sexual predators than can be dealt with by police, according to a national safeguarding online team, Cobra UK.


The Comet - Published Wed Apr 17 2019 12:06    View Full Story...

A Stevenage man was suprised to find himself at gun-point surrounded by police after carrying a sword on a train.


The Comet - Published Wed Apr 17 2019 11:27    View Full Story...