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A 19-year-old man was arrested in Bishop’s Stortford on Wednesday evening (May 23) by counter terrorism police.

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Yesterday, 11:11

Two centuries of history are being celebrated at St Michael’s Church of England Primary School in Bishop’s Stortford with a series of events this summer.

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Yesterday, 11:11

Former Herts and Essex High School student Gbemisola Martha Obolo has won the Future Legal Mind Award 2018.

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Yesterday, 10:48

Grove Cottage in Bishop’s Stortford has once again been chosen as one of the charities to benefit from this year’s Stansted 10k Fun Run and Walk.

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Yesterday, 09:40

Stansted Airport’s flagship education centre, the Aerozone, has welcomed its 10,000th visitor.

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What's On

Friday, May 18, 2018

Bishop’s Stortford is gearing up this Sunday for its fourth May Games festival.

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

Drum and bass stars Rudimental have joined the line-up for an epic open-air concert at Audley End this summer.

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

Post-punk four-piece Jargon Lynch return to gigging on their home turf this weekend after an eight-month break which followed one of their members becoming a dad.

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

Two events have been organised this week to promote market days in Bishop’s Stortford.

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Bishop’s Stortford’s own comedy club celebrates its first anniversary this weekend, with the usual beer and curry supplemented by balloons and cake.

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Sport

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Bishop’s Stortford’s prayers have been answered by being placed in the Bostik League, Premier Division for the 2018-19 season – and they will be locking horns with neighbours Harlow Town.

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

In an interview with the Bishop’s Stortford Independent at the end of the season, Blues’ departed manager, Kevin Watson, had spelled out his hopes for next season…

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Bishop’s Stortford FC manager Kevin Watson said that his decision to quit the club was taken with an “extremely heavy heart”.

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Bishop’s Stortford FC will be looking for a new manager in their new league next season after it was announced today (Wednesday) that Kevin Watson has left.

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Thursday, April 12, 2018

Real Stortford Swifts under-17 Stars went the extra mile – and then some – as they reached the Mid-Herts League Cup final.

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Lifestyle

Sunday, April 15, 2018

A mother of two who beat breast cancer is to hike 20 miles to raise money for the charity that supported her while she was sick.

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Thursday, April 5, 2018

A father and his teenage daughter, who have had nearly 40,000 insulin injections between them, will run the London Marathon together to highlight the everyday struggles for people living with type 1 diabetes.

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Thursday, March 29, 2018

A grandfather who had life-saving surgery four times in 15 months has praised hospital staff who delivered him from death’s door.

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Saturday, March 17, 2018

Boutique owner Tracey Calvert has relocated her Mie-Style shop to the centre of Bishop’s Stortford.

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Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Pleas for a worldwide ban on testing cosmetics on animals by Bishop’s Stortford shoppers have been taken to the United Nations in New York by Hertfordshire Euro MP Alex Mayer.

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