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A Royston gym owner who had to undergo corrective eye socket reconstruction after a play fight with his sons ended in serious injury is giving something back to hospital staff who treated him to say thank you.

Royston residents Anne Walls and Glen Stanway have lost reception on their EE networks around Royston

A playgroup owner and film extra have spoken of their intense frustration after being left without phone signal for almost two weeks in Royston.

Thieves stole cash after breaking into a Royston shop in Church Lane.

Thieves broke into the shed through the roof.

Offenders broke into a victim’s shed by removing part of the roof before making off with tools in Foxton.

The theft occurred overnight between 10pm on Wednesday and 6.45am yesterday morning in Caxton Lane.

Last year's trail proved popular. PICTURE: Clive Porter.

It’s time to dust off the antlers and polish the red nose as the Rudolph trail will be returning next weekend.


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Jackie Field continued her dominance in the veteran women’s category claiming another first place at the Redgrave CX Eastern Cyclo-Cross League event.

Royston Golf Club's Mike Harrison (senior's captain), centre, club captain Ray Sammons and right, junior captain Matthew Bailey

Following their election at the club’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Thursday, Royston Golf Club welcomed their new captains last weekend with the traditional captain’s drive-in.

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Danny Price struck a brace as Bassingbourn beat rivals Foxton Reserves 2-0 to go joint second with Eaton Socon in the Cambridgeshire Newmarket Company 3A League.

Royston Tennis Club Men?s 1st team: Andy Holmes, Nathan O?Looney, Rupert Matthews and Chris Piggott

Royston Tennis Club men’s first team suffered a setback in their quest to secure the 2015 Cambridgeshire Winter League Division One title. They lost 6-2 to Fulbourn on Saturday in what was their first defeat of the season.

Scott Bridges in action for Royston

Having suffered a patchy month of results in league and cup, Steve Castle was relieved his side “got out of jail” with a late victory at second-bottom Leighton Town on Saturday.

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A Christmas Carol has become as much a part of the seasonal cultural menu as movie screenings of White Christmas and Home Alone.

The Cavalieri String Quartet feature in the latest Weston Music Society presentation

After featuring two solo recitals earlier in the season the Weston Music Society wraps up 2015 with a visit from an acclaimed quartet.

Rising flute star Emma Halnan

It’s a homecoming for former Highfield pupil Emma as she returns to Letchworth for Christmas concert

Black Friday will see shoppers stock up on Christmas gifts at a reduced price ahead of the festive season.

Reportedly the biggest shopping day of the year, Black Friday will see shoppers stock up on Christmas gifts and electrical goods at a reduced price ahead of the festive season. Here we share the discounts on offer at Great British Life available 27 - 30 November 2015

Matt Damon is up against the odds in The Martian

It’s fair to say that intelligent sci-fi isn’t the default setting when the money men from Hollywood give the green light to a space epic.

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