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Ian Stewart has appeared in court today charged with the murder of his first wife, Diane – more than three years after he was convicted of murdering fiancée Helen Bailey and dumping her body in a cesspit at their Royston home.

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Royston
Thursday, July 2, 2020

Racist abuse was shouted at a Royston police officer out on patrol near Therfield Heath last week.

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Royston
Thursday, July 2, 2020

A Herts police officer is to be sentenced later this month after admitting one count of misconduct in public office regarding an 11-year relationship he had with a woman he met through his job.

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Royston
Wednesday, July 1, 2020

A ground-breaking decision by the Greater Cambridge Partnership to begin work on the Melbourn Greenway scheme has been enthusiastically welcomed by campaigners and councillors on both sides of the county border.

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Royston
Friday, June 19, 2020

A new initiative has been set up to revive our town centre and industrial areas – bringing life back to Royston as the coronavirus lockdown eases.

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Coronavirus
Thursday, June 18, 2020

Shopping in Royston town centre is now markedly different to how things were before the coronavirus lockdown began in March.

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Royston
Sunday, June 14, 2020

People in Hitchin and Royston will soon be able to use public toilets again, as the easing of lockdown is rolled out across our county.

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Hitchin
Tuesday, June 9, 2020

A teenager from Royston is set to see her ‘Thank You NHS’ design come to life, after winning a national drawing competition last month.

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Royston
Monday, June 8, 2020

Royston’s biggest employer Johnson Matthey has donated space at one of its sites for the assembly of ventilators, vital in saving the lives of patients most seriously affected by COVID-19.

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Coronavirus
Thursday, June 4, 2020

Four teenagers from Hitchin and Royston have been arrested following an investigation into suspected drug dealing offences in Royston.

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Royston
Thursday, June 4, 2020

Fields that have been deemed a ‘wildlife haven’ by Royston campaigners are at risk of losing their biodiversity if a housing development gets the green light.

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Royston
Wednesday, June 3, 2020

The Royston McDonald’s has reopened for drive-thru today.

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Royston
Thursday, May 28, 2020

It’s half term this week, and we hope that all the students, parents and teachers are enjoying some time off home-schooling.

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Royston
Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Fire crews attended a car fire on the A505 between Baldock and Royston this afternoon.

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Royston
Wednesday, May 27, 2020

A fancy dress fundraiser by members of Royston Lesiure Centre has collected more than double its orignal target for NHS Charities Together.

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Royston
Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Fairies made by children are mysteriously going missing from woods in Royston – and families are appealing to the culprit to leave them be as they bring joy to youngsters in lockdown.

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Royston
Wednesday, May 20, 2020

A group of Royston students have been getting creative in the coronavirus lockdown fundraising for a trip to Malawi next year.

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Coronavirus
Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Campaigners are urging Royston residents and users of Therfield Heath to think about the visual impact on the landscape surrounding the proposed housing development off Echo Hill.

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Royston
Monday, May 18, 2020

Multiple vehicles parked on or near the same Royston street have been targeted in an early hours criminal damage spate.

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Royston
Friday, May 15, 2020

Citizens Advice North Herts is reminding residents that it is still helping those who need support to access it.

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Hitchin
Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Recycling centres in Royston and Thriplow reopened on Monday, as the government started to ease coronavirus lockdown measures.

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Coronavirus
Wednesday, May 13, 2020

The manager of a Royston care home has thanked the community for their continuing support during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Coronavirus
Tuesday, May 5, 2020

A 49-year-old man has been arrested after reportedly using offensive language towards a member of staff at the Tesco Extra store in Royston.

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Royston
Monday, May 4, 2020

There will be no Royston Kite Festival and Historic Vehicle Show this year – with organisers saying “uncertainties of the coronavirus pandemic have made it impossible to plan such a complex event”.

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Coronavirus
Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Despite the coronavirus lockdown, Royston’s very own ‘Mr Ovary’ will be out fundraising, from a social distance, for World Ovarian Cancer Day next month.

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Royston
Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Home-Start Royston, Buntingford and Cambridgeshire is taking part in the 2.6 Challenge – a national campaign from JustGiving aimed at filling the £4bn funding gap facing the UK’s charities.

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Royston
Wednesday, April 22, 2020

A new scheme has launched in Royston to help get isolated members of the community chatting with their neighbours during the coronavirus lockdown.

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Royston
Tuesday, April 21, 2020

A group of fitness fanatics from Royston are to take part in an online workout session wearing fancy dress – and they want the community to join in and help raise funds for the NHS.

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NHS
Friday, April 17, 2020

Schools in Melbourn and Royston have been donating personal protective equipment to hospitals and healthcare facilities in our area.

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Coronavirus
Tuesday, April 14, 2020

The housing developer proposing to build 99 homes near Therfield Heath has agreed an extension on their application, which was requested by North Herts District Council in light of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Coronavirus
Friday, April 10, 2020

Friends of Royston and District Healthcare has donated a whopping £70,000 to help in the coronavirus pandemic.

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Coronavirus
Wednesday, April 8, 2020

A mum-of-two has said she is amazed at the community spirit of Royston after her bear hunt idea for the town had more than 1,000 people sign up – with the number continuing to grow.

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Coronavirus
Wednesday, April 8, 2020

The team at a Kneesworth restaurant have donated free meals to NHS workers in Royston – to show support for all they are doing in the coronavirus pandemic.

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NHS
Monday, April 6, 2020

Housing developer Gladman has submitted another application to build on land south of Echo Hill in Royston, with the timing leading to some residents claiming the firm is taking advantage of the worldwide coronavirus pandemic in order to get the plans through unnoticed.

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Royston
Friday, April 3, 2020

The Royston vs Coronavirus Facebook group has now amassed 2,500 members, with 200 volunteers putting themselves forward to help the vulnerable in the community during the coronavirus crisis.

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Coronavirus
Thursday, April 2, 2020

Home-Start Royston, Buntingford and South Cambridgeshire has called for residents and community groups to come forward with fundraising help and donations, to support the charity during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Royston
Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Two former North Hertfordshire councillors resigned from their positions last month, after both had recorded a significant amount of absences at recent meetings.

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Letchworth
Thursday, March 26, 2020

More than 2,000 people signed up to a newly-formed community group working to support the vulnerable in Royston during the coronavirus outbreak – with the founder calling the response ‘staggering’.

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Coronavirus
Wednesday, March 25, 2020

A community group of volunteers in Royston has stepped up efforts to help vulnerable residents during the coronavirus lockdown.

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Coronavirus
Wednesday, March 25, 2020

A Royston businessman has offered free meals to NHS staff working tirelessly during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Coronavirus
Wednesday, March 18, 2020

A Royston business is set to host a unique fundraising event for an international cancer support charity later this month.

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Royston
Tuesday, March 17, 2020

A Facebook group has been started by a Royston man to co-ordinate support for those who need it most in the town, in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Coronavirus
Monday, March 16, 2020

A mum-of-one, who is from Royston and is now living in Italy, has told the Crow of the reality of living in a country in lockdown due to coronavirus – and hopes by raising awareness more people back home will make changes to help stop the virus spreading.

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Coronavirus
Friday, March 13, 2020

Royston’s district museum has suspended all activities, events and regular groups until further notice – amid the coronavirus outbreak.

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Coronavirus
Tuesday, March 10, 2020

A donation of £100 from the Melbourn and Bassingbourn Oil Club has been made to Royston and District Community Transport.

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Royston
Friday, March 6, 2020

Youngsters from Royston and the surrounding villages dressed to impress on World Book Day.

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Royston
Thursday, March 5, 2020

A former Therfield Heath prisoner of war who settled in Royston after his release is appealing for anyone who may have photographs or stories from the time to get in touch.

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Royston
Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Housing developer Redrow Homes is finalising a revised landscaping scheme proposal for its 279-home Hedera Gardens site in Royston, three weeks after trees were cut down without approval from the county or district councils.

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Therfield Heath
Tuesday, March 3, 2020

The winners of the 2020 Chair’s Volunteer Achievement Awards received their awards at a special ceremony in Hitchin on Friday.

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Royston
Thursday, February 27, 2020

Royston’s town mayor has welcomed new investment in the town’s High Street after a new-look opticians moved down the road.

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Royston

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