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Herts County Council

The mayor of Royston will host a charity golf day to raise funds for a cause close to his heart.

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Music trio Ragged Staff

Its namesake may be a 17th century inn which once sat in a Bedfordshire village, but band Ragged Staff has its feet firmly placed in the 21st century.

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For more information call Herts Aid on 01920 484784 or email admin@hertsaid.co.uk to arrange an appointment.

Blood cancer patients and their carers will soon be able to receive support from a new group launched by blood cancer charity Leukaemia CARE.

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Services have been delayed due to a trespass incident at London King's Cross

There are currently delays of up to 15 minutes on the Great Northern line after a trespass incident at London King’s Cross.

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Neil Hardman presents a charity cheque to a representative from Each.

A Therfield man raised thousands of pounds for charity through a golf day in memory of his mother in law.

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If the idea of spending two days celebrating 35 years of Melbourn Rock Club Rock with a beer and motorcycle show sounds tempting, then look no further as Reaper Fest is coming to Meldreth.

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Standon Calling, which has a Tale of Two Faces theme, is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year.

Stevenage band Waste kicked off Standon Calling this afternoon, as the three-day festival marks its 10th anniversary.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital

An investigation has been launched into the finances of the NHS trust responsible for Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge.

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Julia Brooks

The new chairman of Royston and District Chamber of Commerce says her number one priority is to unite the town’s businesses.

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Members of the club are snap happy. PICTURE: David Hatton.

It was a fitting end to yet another successful year for Royston Photographic Society when the group set off on a field trip to Essex to take photos of a brilliant display of rare orchids growing at an Essex Wildlife Trust reserve near Thaxted.

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The Bygrave Lodge anaerobic digestion plant nearby on the A505 between Royston and Baldock.

The decision on whether to go ahead with plans for a controversial anaerobic digestion plant and greenhouse between Shepreth and Meldreth will be made at a meeting next week.

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Three Tuns pub in Guilden Morden

Villagers in Guilden Morden are rallying together to try and save a once popular pub from being turned into housing.

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Police closed off a road after a car crash at the Frog End junction of the A10 near Shepreth.

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(From left to right) Royston Safer Neighbourhood Team Sergeant Guy Westwood, Chief Constable Andy Bliss and Royston Rural PC Mike Hardiman.

The chief constable of Herts police visited Royston and the surrounding villages on Monday, to check up on how the local force is tackling increased reports of speeding in the area.

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Zoe Freeman, Diane Freeman, Amy Ogilvie

A popular Royston entertainer has left a ‘huge hole’ in the hearts of loved ones after he died of an infection after being diagnosed with leukaemia.

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An artist's impression of what the proposed council offices would look like.

A £3.45 million project to refurbish North Herts District Council’s offices in Letchworth has been put forward.

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North Herts District Council
Meldreth Manor School

A special school and children’s home for disabled children in Meldreth is likely to close its doors next March due to falling student numbers.

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Lord Sugar might not recognise the environment, but Crow editor John Francis is looking for a bright apprentice to join his team

Crow editor sends out a recruiting call for our next news team star

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Stevenage
Royston Kite Festival. Credit: Clive Porter.

It will be all eyes to the sky when a popular kite festival comes to Royston on Sunday.

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Ben Lewis.

The mayor of Royston said he is ‘absolutely delighted’ that an application that was holding back major work at a landmark hotel has been given the go ahead.

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Plus size model Kimberley Ireland is representing Hertfordshire at a pageant and raising money for Home-Start.

A plus size model whose life fell apart after an accident at work is raising money for the family support charity which offered her a lifeline but now faces an uncertain future following funding cuts.

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Herts County Council
Laura Whitford and Anne Walls

The organiser of a community craft fair event said she fears new regulations which mean she cannot hang up a banner advertising the event each month will lead to its eventual closure.

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Stevenage Magistrates' Court

A Royston man has been sentenced to a two year community order for stalking his estranged wife.

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Sarah Kralj-Durkin

A Royston creative director has raised an impressive £10,000 by trekking through snow in Iceland for the hospital that helped save her daughter’s life.

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Royston Town Band

Advance details of the acts scheduled for slots at this year’s Royston Arts Festival have been published, and the list features a promising line up of music, theatre, exhibitions and family fun.

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Police are on the look out for thieves who stole power tools from a white transit van in the early hours of Saturday morning.

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Police car

Police are investigating after expensive tools were stolen during a burglary at a Meldreth garden centre over the weekend.

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Retail revivals Mick Dobson, Rachel Edwards, Chloe Butler and Rebecca Edwards at the Music Trail in Royston

The shops came alive with the sound of music on Saturday a children took part in an exciting trail through Royston.

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Proud gardeners pose next to the fruits of their labour. PICTURE: Picasa

For the past few months, children from schools across Royston have been growing their own food to learn how to be self-sufficient and make things from scratch.

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