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

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Yesterday, 12:07

Welcome to our live blog, where we will be providing updates on coronavirus in Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and beyond.

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Yesterday, 07:01

A children’s illustrator from Melbourn is on a mission to help keep youngsters busy during the coronavirus crisis with his online drawing videos.

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Coronavirus
Yesterday, 10:00

Popular Hertfordshire music festival Folk by the Oak in Hatfield has been postponed until 2021.

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Folk by the Oak
Wed, 19:04

It’s easy to feel trapped at home during lockdown but thankfully there are plenty of theatrical treats available to stream straight into your home. Here’s an updated list of the best shows on offer

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Coronavirus
Wed, 12:46

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
Wed, 07:01

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

A total of 41 COVID-19 deaths have been announced by NHS England at Lister Hospital in Stevenage.

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NHS
Tue, 16:00

A statement from the chairman of FA has said they are still persisting with the conclusion of the professional game but admitted clubs could disappear as the economic effects of the coronavirus pandemic bite hard.

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Coronavirus
Tue, 13:56

The first major air show of the year at IWM Duxford has been cancelled.

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Coronavirus
Tue, 10:11

Organisers of Bring Your Own Baby are launching a new online comedy show during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Coronavirus

Businesses are being urged to give personal protective equipment (PPE) to Hertfordshire County Council care workers.

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HCC
Mon, 10:07

Online library services across Hertfordshire are recording a huge surge in popularity as we enter the third week of lockdown.

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Coronavirus
Sunday, April 5, 2020

A sexual health clinic in Hatfield – one of three in Hertfordshire – is set to close temporarily.

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Coronavirus
Saturday, April 4, 2020

The managing director of Melbourn’s Bury Lane Farm Shop has praised his “hero” team and “amazing” customers for helping to ensure the store remains a stress-free and safe place during the coronavirus crisis.

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Coronavirus
Friday, April 3, 2020

The number of patients who have died after testing positive for coronavirus at Lister Hospital in Stevenage continues to rise.

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Coronavirus
Friday, April 3, 2020

A domestic abuse support group, headed up by Stevenage Borough Council, will continue to offer North Hertfordshire residents remote advice and support throughout the coronavirus pandemic.

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Coronavirus
Friday, April 3, 2020

Campaigners have warned that the nation faces a “looming crisis” in foster care owing to the coronavirus lockdown.

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Coronavirus
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

A road safety charity based in Hertfordshire has urged drivers to stay at home to save lives and protect the NHS.

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Coronavirus
Thursday, April 2, 2020

During Autism Awareness Week we asked charities what advice they have for Hertfordshire parents during the lockdown.

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Coronavirus
Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Nine more people have now died at Lister Hospital in Stevenage after being treated for COVID-19.

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Coronavirus
Wednesday, April 1, 2020

A doctor from a Welwyn hospital has died after testing positive for COVID-19.

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Coronavirus
Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Tesco is set to commit £30 million of financial support to communities affected by coronavirus – with groups across Hertfordshire set to benefit from the supermarket’s funding.

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Coronavirus
Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Hertfordshire police officers are taking the ‘right tone’ in dealing with the new lockdown laws, the county’s police and crime commissioner has said.

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Coronavirus
Monday, March 30, 2020

Arriva, Centrebus and Unobus buses and Great Northern trains have further reduced their services today.

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Coronavirus
Monday, March 30, 2020

A former St Albans City footballer is hoping a free exercise class on Facebook for children and adults alike brings a sense of “normality” to people’s lives during the coronavirus lockdown.

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Coronavirus
Thursday, March 26, 2020

Three patients have died at Lister Hospital in Stevenage after they tested positive for COVID-19.

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NHS
Thursday, March 26, 2020

An emergency appeal has been launched by a popular Hertfordshire tourist attraction for funds to help with the upkeep of its animals while the wildlife park is closed during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Coronavirus
Thursday, March 26, 2020

Strictly Come Dancing couple Janette Manrara and Aljaž Škorjanec have rescheduled dates, including one in Cambridge, for their hotly anticipated new dance spectacular Remembering The Oscars.

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Coronavirus
Thursday, March 26, 2020

Lister Hospital in Stevenage will no longer treat patients with minor injuries or illnesses – as East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust prepares itself for an increase in coronavirus (COVID-19) cases.

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Coronavirus
Thursday, March 26, 2020

Parents and carers are being warned of the potential consequences of letting their children roam free during lockdown, after Herts police patrols encountered groups of young people who appear to be disobeying social distancing measures.

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Coronavirus
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 25, 2020

The Conservators of Therfield Heath and Greens are urging the public to follow social distancing and government-imposed restrictions on movement during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Coronavirus
Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Hertfordshire businesses will be supported on a local as well as national level during the coronavirus lockdown, the county’s leading organisations have vowed.

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Coronavirus
Tuesday, March 24, 2020

A number of parks, services and other amenities are set to shut in Hertfordshire after Boris Johnson announced new lockdown measures to the nation yesterday evening.

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Coronavirus
Monday, March 23, 2020

Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced tonight that there will be strict controls on the public’s movement as of this evening.

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Coronavirus
Monday, March 23, 2020

Great Northern and Thameslink season and advance ticket holders are entitled to a refund, the Department of Transport announced today.

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Govia
Monday, March 23, 2020

Stuck at home during the coronavirus crisis and missing your local pub quiz? We’ve got the answer to your problems.

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Coronavirus
Friday, March 20, 2020

Bus users will find it increasingly difficult to use Arriva, Unobus and Centrebus as they reduce their services.

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Coronavirus
Friday, March 20, 2020

The Rugby Football Union has ended the current season in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.

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Coronavirus
Friday, March 20, 2020

Thameslink and Great Northern has today said it will be reducing its service more and more due to the coronavirus outbreak.

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Govia
Friday, March 20, 2020

Award-winning Hertfordshire businesswoman and entrepreneur Helen Froggett-Thomson offers 10 top tips to boss homeworking as more and more people stay at home in self-isolation due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Coronavirus
Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Psychotherapist Anna Mathur shares some advice on how to manage anxiety induced by coronavirus and self-isolation.

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Coronavirus
Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Arts and live music venue Cambridge Junction has cancelled all shows until the end of April due to the worsening coronavirus crisis.

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Coronavirus
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
Tuesday, March 17, 2020

In line with the Government’s advice to avoid social gatherings, Hatfield, Letchworth, Royston and Stevenage cinemas have announced closures.

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Coronavirus
Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Paramedics are treating patients without being told they have coronavirus symptoms, a union has claimed.

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