Review of the year - July
July is the next stop in The Crow’s year review
IT’S the time of year to cast our eyes back over the last 12 months, and pick out the highs and lows of a year of Royston news.
Reporter Joe Tyler takes a trawl through the archives to see what news has affected the people of Crow country in 2010.
8 – The Royston branch of the Royal British Legion had to raise �20,000 to save its premises, or face closure.
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The Mill Road building had problems with a rotting floor, with money desperately needed to have it replaced before Remembrance Sunday.
Thankfully the money was donated, thanks largely to the Brian Leslie Racher Trust, and the legion was ready for its biggest day of the year.
- 1 Ofcom investigation into problem key fobs at Tesco Royston concludes
- 2 Fire-hit parish church secures vital cash boost
- 3 Person dies after being hit by train near Welwyn Garden City railway station
- 4 Nearly a million trees planted alongside A14 die and need replacing
- 5 Pupils become journalists for class topic
- 6 Publish and be damned: 'farmgate' report goes to the vote
- 7 Grandmother who got on a motorcycle aged 105 passes away
- 8 Person hit by train between London Kings Cross and Stevenage
- 9 COVID deaths fall by 50% in Herts hospitals
- 10 Pupils to return to school as lockdown restrictions ease
Also this month
15 – Police warned of credit card fraudsters hitting Royston, after a man received a letter saying he had been turned down for a card he hadn’t applied for.
15 – Temperatures in Royston reached a four year high – 31.3 degrees.
29 – Fears that Roysia School was about to close were quashed by Herts County Council.