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A student from Royston will be cycling 200 miles across the channel to raise money for charity.

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Raghu Dixit is playing at Rhythms of the World 2015. Picture: Gomtesh Upadhye

Having played to crowds of more than 100,000, and performed at Glastonbury and in front of the Queen, you’d be forgiven for thinking Raghu Dixit’s return to Rhythms of the World would be a little unremarkable in his eyes.

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US air crew. Picture: Gerry Weatherhead,

Thousands of people dressed in 1940s clobber descended on Duxford Imperial War Museum at the weekend to mark the 70th anniversary of victory in Europe.

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Maria De Villota

No action will be taken by the Health and Safety Executive after test driver Maria de Villota died from injuries sustained in a Duxford crash.

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At the 50th birthday celebrations.

Members of the Royston and District Local History Society are calling on people to sign up for an up-and-coming trip as the group marks its golden anniversary.

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Chief inspector Damien Kennedy is the new head of Hertfordshire's special constabulary

There’s a new man at the top of Hertfordshire’s 300-strong team of volunteer police officers.

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Royston in Blue 2014 (Pic: David Hatton)

It’s time to go bonkers in blue as entries are now open for a charity race in Royston.

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Medicine Hat, band with Royston connections will play in July.

A band with roots in Royston is set to return to the Cambridge stage for a gig celebrating Americana music.

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Nici Martin from So Gifted and Linda Turner from Linda Turner Interiors.

Hertfordshire’s biggest networking event is set to return to Royston next Sunday.

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The Bygrave Lodge anaerobic digestion plant was officially opened earlier this month.

A £12m food recycling plant which has already become a landmark for motorists using the A505 between Baldock and Royston has now been officially opened.

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Last year's winner Conchita Wurst.

A Eurovision Song Contest fan is hoping his book detailing the history of the kitsch continental championship will win high scores from readers.

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Foxton pre-school pupils ready to take a ride on the train.

Some of the greatest adventures start on a train – from the Railway Children to Harry Potter, railway journeys can symbolise the start of a new exciting chapter.

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MD Mark Hammond, former health secretary Andrew Lansley, One Nucleus CEO Harriet Fear, Intertek director Phil Norman.

One of Europe’s largest storage units for pharmaceutical products has been unveiled in Royston.

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Families at Shepreth Wildlife Park

More than 100 children with complex medical conditions and their families were treated to special day out at Shepreth Wildlife Park on Sunday.

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Coronation Street star Wendi Peters, pictured in costume with co-stars Paul Laidlaw and Aidan O’Neil, is appearing in this year's Gordon Craig Theatre panto in Stevenage

Coronation Street star Wendi Peters heads up the cast for this year’s Stevenage pantomime, the Gordon Craig Theatre has announced today.

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Cyclists crossing next to traffic due to broken pedestrian gate.

A gate which allows pedestrians to cross the trains tracks when the level crossing barriers open at Foxton railway station has now remained broken for seven weeks.

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Johnson Matthey in Royston

A technology firm has backed out of a development project on the edge of Royston.

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Police awaiting the bomb disposal team.

Bomb disposal experts were called and part of a road was cordoned off by police yesterday in Royston after homeowners found what they believed to be an explosive devise in a garden.

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Bassingbourn Barracks

A villager has spoken out against the way sexual assaults committed by Libyan soldiers staying at Bassingbourn Barracks were handled by authorities – and called on the government to make sure the community is kept in the loop about any future plans for the site.

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The Papworth Trust is introducing a new youth club in Royston

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

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116 poos were targeted.

The persistent problem of dog fouling in one Royston park has meant the grounds have been targeted for a pilot project.

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The cuts were approved at the meeting.

Controversial cuts to bus services which campaigners say will have a devastating impact on passengers in North Herts have been approved.

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30 places will be added to primary schools in Royston.

A total of 30 new primary school places will be created in Royston when two schools are expanded.

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Royston museum curator Jenny Oxley with the painting exhibition from Monday Meldreth artists

A group of talented artists from Meldreth have put on a display to remember at Royston Art Gallery and Museum.

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The team congregate at the match

A charity football match was a fitting tribute to commemorate the life of a former Royston sporting champion.

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Joan Hill (left) and Jan Brooks.

It was a regal visit like no other. Representatives from Roysia Women’s Club were cordially invited to Buckingham Palace where they were lunched, invited to the infamous garden party, and got to stand within touching distance of the Queen.

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After the race

It was a celebration of life on two wheels. Campaigners committed to creating a safer route for cyclists along the A10 between Cambridge and Royston turned up in their droves for the annual protest bike ride.

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New app for Rhythms of the World

Organisers of next month’s Rhythms of the World festival are making sure that switched-on music fans will be kept in the picture about everything going on over a packed weekend – by launching an iTunes app which will flag up the full two day programme across the stages at Hitchin Priory.

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Kahled El Azibi

Five Libyan soldiers who carried out sexual attacks while training at Bassingbourn Barracks have been jailed.

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