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Yesterday, 17:00
Herts County Council

A funding cut to a charity which supports vulnerable families is one step closer after councillors voted to support the proposal.

Volunteers at IWM Duxford

Royston Volunteer Centre manager Denise Graham’s regular look at the voluntary sector in North East Herts

Paula Santomauro with her mobile phone

People who work from home in a village near Royston said having no phone signal due to a broken mast has meant they lost business.

Stevenage Magistrates' Court

A Royston man stalked his ex-partner by turning up unannounced at their child’s nursery, following her to her home and making a threatening phone call.

Education news

Head teachers from secondary schools in North Herts headed to Westminster yesterday afternoon to make sure that MPs appreciate the budget headaches they’re facing.


Yesterday, 15:42

Reed’s Phil Lill struck a half century and took five wickets as they and Langleybury played out an entertaining draw in the Saracens Herts League Championship on Saturday.

Bowls stock

Royston Bowls Club are hosting a “Come and Try” open day this Saturday (July 4) from 10am-4pm.

Royston Cricket Club 225th anniversary

Royston Cricket Club marked their 225th anniversary year with a 72-run friendly loss to a Lords Taverners Bucaneers XI at Therfield on Sunday.

Tennis racket and ball

The Royston Tennis Club men’s 3rds are celebrating being crowned Division Seven champions in the Cambridgeshire Summer League 2015.

Records fall for Cycle Club Ashwell

Saturday, June 27, 2015
Cycle Club Ashwell Olympic VeloPark

It was a week of new club records for Cycle Club Ashwell as Justin Layne and David Woodhouse went even faster over 10 and 25 miles.

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Yesterday, 15:34

You can’t complain about the ‘does what it says on the poster’ nature of this week’s top title at Royston’s Picture Palace.

Hysteric Lolita from Japan will play at Hitchin's Club 85

We’ve all heard about bands who boast that they’re big in Japan – but how many Japanese bands can claim to be big in Hitchin?

United Kingdom
Johnny Depp played the Mad Hatter in Tim Burton's 2010 film of the Alice in Wonderland story

There’s a whole wide world of Wonderland on offer in Letchworth this weekend for anyone who has an urge to follow Lewis Carroll’s timeless characters down the rabbit hole.

Libraries app-ly a new way to book in

Thursday, June 25, 2015
You can connect to Herts libraries through a smartphone

Library users across Herts can now use an online app to keep up to date which what’s on offer at their local book base through their smartphones.

Customers taking part in a 24 hour fundraising bedtime story event at David's Bookshop in Letchworth, June 2015

Bookworms bedded down for a 24-hour readathon at the weekend as part of Letchworth Festival’s fortnight of fun.

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