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Not content with taking on the challenge in a traditional vest and shorts, Craig McMurrough from Royston will be running the London Marathon tomorrow in a giant training shoe costume.

Julie Emmerson is pictured with Julie Calvert who is running the London Marathon in memory Julie Emmerson's daughter Nicola

A sales executive from Royston is set to run the London Marathon in memory of her friend’s daughter.

Hayley Woods is running for Genetic Disorders UK.

A Fowlmere women with a potentially life-threatening illness said she is determined to finish the marathon.

A University of the Third Age is being launched in Royston

A launch meeting is taking place to discover whether the people of Royston are keen for a University of the Third Age to come to the town.

Prime Minister David Cameron (left) and Mayor of London Boris Johnson with 3 year old Stephanie during a General Election campaign visit to Advantage Children's Day Nursery in Surbiton, Surrey. Photo: Chris Radburn/PA Wire

David Cameron is launching the Conservatives’ first English manifesto, with a promise of changes to ensure that English MPs have the final say on income tax rates in England.

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Sport

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With Royston Golf Club welcoming new members for the spring and summer season, the club has appointed a new head professional to take the reins of a national initiative looking to promote participation in the sport.

Royston students travel to Lee Valley

Over 110 talented athletes from Greneway, Meridian and Roysia schools were invited to use the world class athletics facilities at the Lee Valley Athletics Centre in North London.

Rugby

Royston Rugby Club are involved in the first of three Herts cup finals taking place at Saracens’ Allianz Park this Sunday (April 26).

Royston Bowls Club president Michal O'Flanagan unveils commemorative sundial

Last Saturday proved to be a special event for Royston Bowls Club.

Royston rider James East at Brands Hatch

It was a solid race weekend for Royston rider James East at the National Superstock 1000 Championships at Brands Hatch.

What's On

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Performers who brand themselves with a single name are usually ladies at the glitzier end of the sound spectrum – Madonna, Shakira, Beyonce, Kylie.

Suite Francaise

The origins of wartime drama Suite Francaise are probably being worked up by some bright spark for the big screen treatment, because that story is at least as dramatic as anything portrayed in the respectful movie version of the worldwide bestseller.

Letchworth Arcadians Fiddler On The Roof, April 2015

A community drama company celebrating a sellout success on its return home is now getting set to tap into the appetite for dance.

The Brand New Heavies are on the bill for Rhythms of the World 2015

Organisers of June’s Rhythms of the World festival have added three names to the bill for the Hitchin Priory weekend of music and more.

The Ghost Train at Gordon Craig Theatre

Bumbling Private Godfrey from classic TV sitcom Dad’s Army came across as an amiable old duffer, but the man who played him was a sharp cookie.

Decades before Walmington On Sea’s Home Guard stalwarts captured the hearts of the nation, Arnold Ridley had penned a classic play which is still regularly revived.

Election

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Prime Minister David Cameron (left) and Mayor of London Boris Johnson with 3 year old Stephanie during a General Election campaign visit to Advantage Children's Day Nursery in Surbiton, Surrey. Photo: Chris Radburn/PA Wire

David Cameron is launching the Conservatives’ first English manifesto, with a promise of changes to ensure that English MPs have the final say on income tax rates in England.

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