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Denise Graham of Royston Volunteer Centre highlights ways in which you can get involved

More than 200 weapons were handed in during the amnesty, including the revolver pictured.

More than 220 weapons have been handed in during a police amnesty – with second highest number surrendered in North Herts.

Area manager Richard Adams with staff at the newly opened Savers Store by Clive Porter

A Savers store has opened in Royston High Street, with the hope more shops will follow suit.

Cancer treatment and A&E waiting times targets are being missed.

Cancer treatment and A&E waiting time targets are being missed by the NHS trust which runs Stevenage’s Lister Hospital after an ‘unprecedented’ rise in patients.

Some of the trees featured in last year's festival

It’s free tree time in Meldreth this weekend – because on Saturday and Sunday Holy Trinity Church will be holding its annual Christmas tree festival.

Sport

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Royston Town chairman Steve Jackson hailed the club’s U18s after reaching the FA Youth Cup third round for the first time ever.

Royston Town manager Steve Castle

Royston boss Steve Castle feels his side are thriving on the road after their third successive away win secured their passage to the Hertfordshire Charity Cup final.

Royston Town FA Trophy defeat one to forget

Thursday, November 6, 2014
Royston Town manager Steve Castle

Royston Town boss Steve Castle hopes his side can put last Saturday’s “calamitous” FA Trophy defeat to Witham Town behind them as they prepare for six consecutive away games in the coming weeks.

Hockey

Royston Hockey Club’s men kept their momentum going to keep in contention with the top sides in Division 3SW with a scrappy win against bottom of the league Harpenden 2nds.

Football

Royston Town U18s claimed a 2-0 win over AFC Sudbury in the FA Youth Cup first round proper.

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It’s free tree time in Meldreth this weekend – because on Saturday and Sunday Holy Trinity Church will be holding its annual Christmas tree festival.

Claude Bourbon

Globetrotting guitar virtuoso Claude Bourbon, known throughout Europe and America for amazing performances that take blues, Spanish, Middle Eastern, and Russian stylings into uncharted territories, is showcasing his talents in Royston on Friday night.

Music

The spirit of George Formby will be sounding out at All Saints Church in Shepreth on Saturday night.

A scene from Belfast-set movie 71

Taut thriller turns back the clock at Royston’s Picture Palace

King David carved on the wall of the Royston Cave

Things that go bump in the night are to the fore in Royston this week.

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