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Garden House Hospice Care’s Christmas Fayre is set to bring festive cheer, with more than 35 independent stall holders selling a variety of gifts.


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Electricals retailer AO has announced that its in-store experience has opened at Tesco Extra in Stevenage.


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Community heroes who volunteer to help those in need can now be nominated at the North Herts District Council Chair’s Volunteer Achievement Awards.


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The Market Theatre in Hitchin is open for Christmas with the venue’s popular annual adult panto kicking off tonight (Friday).


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Willow’s annual charity Christmas Carol Concert has gone online this year.


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A yellow weather warning has been put in place for our areas, as temperatures are expected to hit freezing overnight.


The Comet - Published Fri Dec 4 2020 12:28    View Full Story...

Dancers in Codicote have been out getting their Thriller on pre-lockdown and hope people enjoy their performance in these crazy times.


The Comet - Published Fri Dec 4 2020 12:18    View Full Story...

A Stevenage resident who served in the army for more than 20 years has shared his own experience of homelessness, ahead of the launch of his global challenge that is trying to raise awareness for rough sleeping.


The Comet - Published Fri Dec 4 2020 12:09    View Full Story...

A number of our town’s businesses have teamed up with drop-in charity Feed Up Warm Up on separate schemes to help the homeless this Christmas.


The Comet - Published Fri Dec 4 2020 10:11    View Full Story...

Hopes for a return to more normal lives for all have soared with news of the vaccine roll-out. Here, medical experts unite in their reassurance to the public that vaccines meet strict standards of safety and effectiveness.


The Comet - Published Thu Dec 3 2020 17:31    View Full Story...

Herts police have issued a warning to all van owners in the Stevenage area, after a spate of thefts in car parks in recent days.


The Comet - Published Thu Dec 3 2020 16:28    View Full Story...

Coronavirus cases in Stevenage and North Herts have continued their steady decline, as the county now enters Tier Two restrictions.


The Comet - Published Thu Dec 3 2020 14:12    View Full Story...

A long-awaited coronavirus vaccine has been approved for use in the UK, and people can begin getting the jab as early as next week.


The Comet - Published Thu Dec 3 2020 13:59    View Full Story...

A special light switch-on ceremony was held at Lister Hospital earlier this week, to remember loved ones and thank NHS staff for their work during an unprecedented year.


The Comet - Published Thu Dec 3 2020 11:57    View Full Story...

Christmas shopping in our town centres is finally under way as non-essential shops open their doors following a month-long lockdown.


The Comet - Published Thu Dec 3 2020 10:44    View Full Story...

A Letchworth gift range has gone on sale just in time for Christmas, encouraging the Shop Local message as well as forming part of a national campaign.


The Comet - Published Thu Dec 3 2020 09:55    View Full Story...

A Baldock woman, along with 20 friends, will be donning their best Christmas outfits for a 5k run in aid of a cancer charity following her diagnosis.


The Comet - Published Thu Dec 3 2020 09:54    View Full Story...

Christmas has certainly come early for one man this year, as he will suit up for a special fundraiser for Age UK and North Herts and Stevenage Samaritans.


The Comet - Published Wed Dec 2 2020 16:06    View Full Story...

A coronavirus vaccine centre is to be set-up in Stevenage, where the recently approved Pfizer/BioNTech shots could be available as early as next week.


The Comet - Published Wed Dec 2 2020 14:25    View Full Story...

The chief executive of a hospital accused of covering up mistakes that led to the death of a toddler has strongly refuted the claims.


The Comet - Published Wed Dec 2 2020 13:41    View Full Story...