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.
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 Royston crews' tribute after 'incredible' fire dog's death
- 2 Eight things we learned from the prime minister's briefing
- 3 Metal detectorist, 13, explains how she discovered Bronze Age hoards near Royston
- 4 15 adorable rescue pets in Hertfordshire looking for loving new homes this Christmas
- 5 Royston museum under new management
- 6 IWM Duxford exhibition to display largest collection of Spitfires under one roof
- 7 Two year ban on begging for these six
- 8 Bronze Age hoards containing around 200 items found near Royston
- 9 Vandals trash Royston High Street litter bins
- 10 Foxton Granta the new boys on the Cambs & Hunts Premier League block after merger
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.