It’s a rare opportunity to get a flight in an air ambulance without the downside of being seriously ill – so I didn’t need asking twice to take up the offer.

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Friday, June 16, 2017

A prolific bike thief who stole cycles at railway stations across Hertfordshire has been jailed for 33 weeks.

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

The number of firearms officers available across Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire has been increased by 50 per cent, in line with moves initiated last year.

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United Kingdom
Saturday, May 27, 2017

While battlefield tours are de rigeur on the continent, we don’t have much of the sort in Hertfordshire – but a group of community historians are set to change that.

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University of Hertfordshire
Monday, May 22, 2017

Commuters were left confused as two train timetables giving different information were both available this morning – with some services apparently going ‘missing’.

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Friday, April 7, 2017

Magistrates’ court lists containing personal data such as national insurance and phone numbers of defendants have been sent to journalists four times in the past month – despite the problem being pointed out twice.

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St Albans Magistrates' Court
Tuesday, April 4, 2017

A thief from Stevenage who broke into a garage to steal a bike and alcohol while already under a suspended sentence has today been jailed for four years.

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Monday, March 27, 2017

Herts historians marking the First World War’s centenary are to craft a state-of-the-art online archive after today receiving a £99,800 National Lottery grant.

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University of Hertfordshire
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Do you recognise any of these seven men? Detectives investigating the shooting of a 17-year-old boy think they may be able to assist their enquiries, and could be in Herts, Beds or Cambs.

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Wednesday, March 1, 2017

A 24-year-old arsonist who destroyed the largest thatched roof of its kind in the UK, causing £3.5 million worth of damage to a Grade II-listed building, has been jailed.

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Thursday, February 2, 2017

The refit of Letchworth’s Broadway Cinema to include a theatre has been finished – and the Comet was invited backstage for a sneak peek today ahead of the first show on Tuesday night.

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Thursday, July 28, 2016

Great Northern railway operator Govia has been urged to get its act together or face government intervention amid ‘appalling’ passenger service.

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