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Throughout our campaign calling on Herts County Council to make the A505 safer, the Crow has found that the single most devisive issue on the stretch between Royston and Baldock is the cut-through junctions in the central reservations to cross the dual carriageway and access the villages.

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Herts County Council
Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Plans for safety improvements at the Odsey junction of the A505 will be published in around six weeks – according to Herts County councillor Steve Jarvis who has met with engineers to discuss plans.

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Steve Jarvis
Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Photos of an extraordinary array of recovered stolen goods have been released by Cambridgeshire Police.

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Facebook
Thursday, March 15, 2018

The family of a young woman from Royston who has been under mental health services in both Herts and Cambs has said they feel the “treatment lottery” – and the delays in her care has caused her condition to worsen.

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Meridian School
Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Ahead of the feasilbility study into traffic on the A505 between Royston and Baldock concluding next month, county councillors have told the Crow they are continuing to push for a long-term solution to the stretch’s problems.

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Steve Jarvis
Thursday, February 1, 2018

Since the Crow launched its Make the A505 Safer campaign last week, we’ve had messages, comments, calls and tweets from the community supporting our call for action flooding in.

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Lynsey Langdon
Thursday, January 25, 2018

After reporting on another round of terrifying incidents on the A505 over the last two weeks – and hearing of many more near-misses – the Crow is today launching its own campaign to call upon Herts County Council and other agencies to act now and make the A505 safer between Royston and Baldock. Enough really is enough.

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Herts County Council
Thursday, January 18, 2018

A Royston dad whose car was hit on the A505 earlier this week while he was travelling with his young sons has said he feels they are all “lucky to be alive” after the 70mph smash.

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Hertfordshire County Council
Friday, December 15, 2017

A initiative that works with local horse riders to combat rural crime in North Herts has launched in Kelshall.

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North Hertfordshire District Council
Friday, December 8, 2017

The Royston community is being urged to part with their pounds for a good cause after a town craft shop owner and her army of crafters got together for a marathon knitting session.

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Facebook
Thursday, December 7, 2017

NatWest’s decision to close the town’s branch has largely been slammed by the Royston community on social media.

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Facebook
Thursday, December 7, 2017

Questions have been raised about the consultation into the Royston school merger proposals, since plans to scrap sixth form provision at the town’s only designated centre were confirmed a day before the feedback period into the joining of three schools was closed.

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Knights Templar School
Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Wrestling is a form of entertainment which has been often derided as lacking authenticity.

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Coombes Community Centre
Friday, November 24, 2017

A man has been taken to hospital in serious condition in the second collision on the A505 in 24 hours, emergency services have now confirmed.

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Lynsey Langdon
Monday, October 30, 2017

Melbourn Community Hub was transformed into an eerie stately home at the weekend for the first of three events in their Spooky Spectacular Festival.

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Nicola Emmerson Trust
Saturday, October 14, 2017

Results from a survey which asked North Herts residents for their views on a so-called ‘brown bin tax’ has seen 85 per cent of the respondents disagree with the plans.

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Lynda Needham
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

A ‘stand-up-sit-down’ comedian from Melbourn has raised cash towards his own new wheelchair, by organising comedy nights in Cambridge.

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Melbourn Village College
Thursday, September 21, 2017

The wife of a Royston man who died in a road accident has organised a dog show to raise cash for the charity which has supported the family since the tragedy.

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Facebook
Monday, September 11, 2017

A Royston mum and road safety campaigner has said she won’t stop fighting for improvements, after three serious crashes on the A505 between Baldock and Royston in just over a week.

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Steve Jarvis
Monday, September 11, 2017

Players, officials, friends, family and all those associated with Royston Cricket Club have been busy celebrating a deserved double success after the first and second team were promoted for the second successive season.

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Facebook
Tuesday, September 5, 2017

A dad-of-two from Royston who ended up paying for a space in the wrong car park “due to unclear signage” has said he is relieved that the ticket he incurred has been withdrawn – but wishes “common sense had prevailed sooner”.

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Ray Shakespeare-Smith
Monday, August 21, 2017

Royston’s district museum was taken over Norse-style at the weekend, with children and re-enactors getting stuck into Viking-themed activities.

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Jenny Oxley
Wednesday, August 9, 2017

A new date has been announced for Barkway’s B in the Park – which was called off last month due to bad weather.

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Facebook
Monday, July 24, 2017

A Reed campaign group fighting to stop their village pub being permanently turned into a house have been given the news they have waited for almost a year to hear.

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North Herts District Council
Saturday, July 22, 2017

The B in the Park event at Barkway Recreation Ground today has been postponed due to poor weather.

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Facebook
Thursday, June 29, 2017

Thousands of bikers – from Royston, the surrounding villages and beyond – have saddled up for an annual meet which raises money for good causes.

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Facebook
Tuesday, June 13, 2017

A formidable group of riders were given a warm send-off in Stevenage as they set off on their inspirational 1,000km ride through Europe to raise £100,000 for the Lister Hospital.

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Lister Hospital
Thursday, May 11, 2017

A Guilden Morden couple whose pictures of rats at a Royston supermarket made national headlines this week have said they were shocked that their ‘heads up’ to the community got so much attention.

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Facebook
Monday, April 24, 2017

After toddlers in Royston raised nearly £800 for children’s charity Barnado’s last summer, nurseries and parents are being urged to sign up again for this year’s Big Toddle event.

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