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Hitchin's Market Theatre presents The Happy Funeral. Pictured are Pippa Johnson, Lauren Osborn and Anya Williams

Market Theatre team hope new Hitchin show will be a RIP-roaring success

17th May 2016

Funerals are usually sombre affairs, but Kirk Foster doesn’t see why you can’t say goodbye

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Ickleford's Matt Marsden

Watford are just too strong for Ickleford

16th May 2016

Ickleford 133-9 (50 overs) Watford Town 138-7 (34) For the second week running Ickleford’s batting

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Cars are now being ticketed on a stretch of Primett Road in the Old Town

‘Don’t park on the clearway or you will get a £30 fine’ – Police clamp down on illegal parking on street in Stevenage Old Town

16th May 2016

Police are coming down hard on motorists parking illegally in a street and underpass in

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Jacqueline Wilson cutting the ribbon on the new children's section at David's Bookshop in Letchworth.

David’s Bookshop in Letchworth packed out as Jacqueline Wilson cuts ribbon on new children’s section

16th May 2016

Jacqueline Wilson fans were queueing out the door at David’s Bookshop in Letchworth yesterday, fighting

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A man in his 20s was taken to hospital after a car crash in Hitchin.

Man taken to hospital after Hitchin car crash

16th May 2016

A man in his 20s has been taken to hospital after a crash in Hitchin

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Sam Gamble.

Hitchin Swimming Club can bet on Gamble to be in top form – and he comes up with double gold

16th May 2016

Hitchin Swimming Club’s Sam Gamble, 16, was on top form in the 50m pool at

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Shadrach Gittens Browne

Gittens-Browne smashes a six to land Stevenage first win of new season

16th May 2016

Chorleywood 119 all out (38.4 overs) Stevenage 123-5 (42.1 overs) Stevenage got off the mark

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A young woman has had her handbag snatched in the centre of Letchworth, and police are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

Police release suspect description after young woman has handbag containing iPhone 6S snatched on Broadway in Letchworth

16th May 2016

Police have released a description of a suspected thief after a young woman had her

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Find out where you can get your copy of Biggleswade Comet from

Where to get your copy of the Biggleswade Comet

16th May 2016

Want to know where to get your copy of the Biggleswade Comet? See our list

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