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Rather than running Sunday’s Virgin Money London Marathon to raise money for a good cause, mum-of-two Luisa Gatward has found a way to support thousands of charities all over the country.

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Yesterday, 15:22

A pupil of St Mary’s Catholic School in Bishop’s Stortford was flown by air ambulance to hospital in a ‘serious condition’ following an incident at the school today (Friday).

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Yesterday, 15:54

Police investigating a house burglary on the Havers estate in Bishop’s Stortford want to trace two women.

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Yesterday, 10:31

A first trip to the cinema with friends was fun for youngsters from Sycamore House Day Nursery in Hadham Road, Bishop’s Stortford.

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Yesterday, 06:00

Stortford businessman Manjeet Virdee had 14 inches of his thick, long hair chopped off for charity.

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What's On

Yesterday, 18:13

If you’re looking for inspiration for alternatives to a 24-hour TV sports marathon for this weekend’s FA Cup semi-finals and the London Marathon, here are 12 highlights from our weekly in-paper Listings guide to tempt you elsewhere – including a couple of premature St George’s Day events! The weather forecast is for sunny intervals and temperatures of 21C (70F) in the Stortford area for both Saturday and Sunday.

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Thu, 08:00

Billed as ‘the choir that rocks the community’, Bishop’s Stortford’s popular Herts and Soul Community Choir will be turning back the musical clock this Sunday with a concert celebrating the best hits from the Swinging Sixties and Sizzling Seventies.

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Thu, 07:00

A touring TV medium promises to bring messages from beyond the grave to her fans in Bishop’s Stortford this May.

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Wed, 13:57

International word clown Gordon Southern headlines Bishop’s Stortford’s monthly comedy club this Saturday (April 21) as club founder and compere Paddy Lennox introduces another bill of talented and varied stand-ups.

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Wed, 10:06

A mini beer festival to celebrate St George’s Day will be staged at Bishop’s Stortford Cricket Club on Saturday (April 21).

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Sport

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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Friday, April 6, 2018

Bishop’s Stortford will look to bounce back from Easter Monday’s 4-2 defeat at Royston – their first in six matches – when they travel to Dorchester Town this Saturday.

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Friday, April 6, 2018

Andy Long wants Bishop’s Stortford to mark their annual Ladies Day by making it back-to-back home wins when relegated Fylde visit Silver Leys on Saturday (3pm).

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Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Take the first steps to fitness with Bishop’s Stortford Running Club’s beginners course.

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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Adam Crowther got one step closer to his dream of becoming a professional footballer by making his international debut for the under-18 England Schoolboys team.

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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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