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

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A nurse at Lister Hospital has broken ranks to expose the shocking PPE health workers are being equipped with on the frontline against coronavirus.

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Mon, 11:55

Knebworth House, Park and Gardens will remain closed until further notice as a result of the coronavirus crisis.

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

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

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Friday, March 20, 2020

Stevenage’s Gordon Craig Theatre is to close until further notice as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Friday, March 20, 2020

An ambulance was called at around 11am to reports of a cardiac arrest in Hatfield.

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Friday, March 13, 2020

The NHS Trust which oversees the Lister Hospital in Stevenage is asking visitors to not remove its hand sanitiser gels – which are available around the hospital – as a number of dispensers have been taken amid coronavirus fears.

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Thursday, March 12, 2020

A patient at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital has tested positive for coronavirus, the hospital’s trust has confirmed today.

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Thursday, March 12, 2020

Three men were seen behaving aggressively towards staff at Welwyn Garden City station today.

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Monday, March 9, 2020

A £2.6 million plan to increase the number of places at SEND schools in our area for the next academic year has been agreed upon by Hertfordshire County Council.

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Monday, February 17, 2020

Almost 25,000 applications have been submitted by EU citizens and their families to continue living in our area under a government scheme, new figures have revealed.

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

A Stevenage-based police constable is under investigation following a complaint that he may have used his position for a sexual purpose.

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Monday, February 3, 2020

School leavers and those looking to change careers are being urged to look beyond the traditional routes into work as part of National Apprenticeship Week.

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Friday, January 31, 2020

Construction work to convert parts of the A1(M) into a smart motorway in Hertfordshire has been put on hold until a government review is complete.

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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

The NHS trust which runs Stevenage’s Lister Hospital and Welwyn Garden City’s New QEII Hospital has warned that “there is a very real danger [it] will run out of money and [their] supply of people will dry up”.

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

A failure of the electricity supply at Finsbury Park is currently delaying train journeys to Stevenage.

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Monday, January 6, 2020

EE customers in Stevenage and Potters Bar are set to receive 5G, as the network provider began rolling out the service in Hertfordshire.

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Two lanes are closed on the A1(M) after a crash involving four cars between Welwyn and Stevenage this afternoon.

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Pantomime tickets for next year’s production of Aladdin in Stevenage have gone on sale.

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Thursday, November 28, 2019

One lane of the A1(M) has been closed after a crash between the Stevenage and Letchworth Gate junctions this evening – with heavy traffic back to Welwyn.

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Monday, November 4, 2019

This year’s annual Stevenage fireworks display will take place on November 5 – Bonfire Night!

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Friday, October 18, 2019

There are long delays on the A1(M) near Stevenage this morning after a crash on the southbound carriageway.

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Friday, October 11, 2019

Joy Morgan’s mum said she can now “say goodbye properly” after a body found in woodland near Stevenage was confirmed as the murdered Hatfield student yesterday.

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Monday, October 7, 2019

The family of murdered Hatfield student Joy Morgan has been contacted after a suspected body was found in woodland just outside Stevenage at the weekend.

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Sunday, October 6, 2019

A suspected body has been found in woodland just outside Stevenage.

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Friday, October 4, 2019

Cast members were out and about in Stevenage for the launch of this year’s Gordon Craig Theatre pantomime Beauty and the Beast.

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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust has upgraded and modernised three of its bases - including one in Stevenage - to help crews deliver life-saving care to patients quicker.

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

As Strictly Come Dancing returns to our TV screens, ballroom double act Ian Waite and Vincent Simone have announced a new touring show.

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Herts police have released dashcam footage of a head-on crash between a motorbike and a car in Stevenage as part of its campaign to improve the safety of motorcyclists on our roads.

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Sunday, September 8, 2019

Arriva has changed its bus timetables for Stevenage, St Albans and Welwyn Hatfield areas.

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Saturday, September 7, 2019

All lines are blocked on the Great Northern route after a person was hit by a train between Welwyn Garden City and Alexandra Palace this afternoon.

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Monday, September 2, 2019

Hertfordshire Constabulary has donated more than £2,000 worth of toys to the Lister Hospital’s children’s ward following a fundraiser in aid of Welwyn Garden City three-year-old Elliot Harridge.

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Sunday, September 1, 2019

New figures show that over a 12-month period (2018/19) about £500,000 has been saved by people in Hertfordshire who have bought medicines from a pharmacy or supermarket instead of getting a prescription from their GP.

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

A failed businessman has been sentenced to almost three years in prison after being found guilty of beating his wife and using controlling behaviour towards her for three years.

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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Music fans were treated to appearances by two prog rock stars at a Stevenage record shop.

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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Stevenage has been revealed to be a hotspot for vehicle vandalism for Hertfordshire, according to new figures.

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Friday, August 16, 2019

Herts’ fire union agreed yesterday that it would carry out industrial action if fire crew reduction plans go ahead.

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Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Commuters will be hit by a 2.8 per cent rail fare increase in 2020, it was confirmed today by the Department for Transport.

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Tuesday, August 6, 2019

One man remains in hospital in a serious but not life-threatening condition following the major crash that took place in Stevenage’s Monkswood Way last month.

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Wednesday, July 31, 2019

A fundraising appeal has been launched to help a 22-year-old woman from Hatfield who is struggling to walk after a horrific crash which saw two cars come off the road during a Stevenage car meet and plough into watching pedestrians.

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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Thousands of party-going music lovers attended the Todd in the Hole Festival on the outskirts of Stevenage over the weekend.

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Friday, July 19, 2019

A family friendly festival celebrating the very best of English eccentricity returns to the outskirts of Stevenage this weekend.

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Govia Thameslink has announced that Great Northern train services running through Stevenage will be affected by trespassers on the railway.

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

An investigation into an IT error at the East and North Herts NHS Trust which meant up to 14,600 patient discharge summaries may not have been sent to GPs has concluded, but only 2,000 patient records have been checked.

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Thursday, July 11, 2019

Passengers are invited to join new build steam locomotive Tornado for a journey north over the magnificent Settle and Carlisle Railway.

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Thursday, July 4, 2019

Five men from Potters Bar, St Albans and Stevenage have been arrested as part of a Europe-wide crackdown on child trafficking.

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Monday, June 10, 2019

A Hertfordshire fire and rescue manager has been honoured by the Queen for her work keeping firefighters safe.

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Monday, June 10, 2019

A failure of the electricity supply between Stevenage and Hertford North is set to cause disruption to train services until 5pm.

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Saturday, June 8, 2019

An exhibition of memorabilia from a theatre’s archive has opened in Stevenage.

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Saturday, June 8, 2019

As Carers Week kicks off on Monday Herts-based care workers are being invited to a wide range of free events across the county.

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