Two men in their 20s who were killed in a car crash near Hitchin, have been named locally as Sean James Doherty and John-James Mcerlean.
The pair were in a blue BMW travelling north on Arlesey Road in Ickleford, in the early hours of Sunday morning, when it came off the carriageway and hit a tree. The men, both 27, died at the scene.
Two men in their 20s have been killed in a crash near Hitchin in Hertfordshire.
The pair were in a blue BMW travelling north on Arlesey Road in Ickleford, in the early hours of yesterday morning, when it came off the carriageway and hit a tree.
The men, both 27, died at the scene. No other vehicles are thought to have been involved. Police are investigating.
Delays of up to 15 minutes on First Capital Connect between Peterborough and King's Cross, and between Letchworth Garden City and Moorgate due to signalling problem at Hitchin.
Slow traffic and partially blocked due to a broken down lorry on A505 Vauxhall Way at A5228 Hitchin Road.
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The A505 is closed in both directions between Lilley and Hitchin due to resurfacing work.
This is the main road between Luton and Hitchin. It will be closed until 8pm this evening. Traffic is being diverted.
Norfolk is well-known for its lavender, but the flower is also grown in Hertfordshire.
At Hitchin Lavender they say they have had a bumper crop, thanks to summer weather that has been as good as Provence in France - a region famous for producing lavender plants.
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It is hoped a new railway flyover in Hertfordshire will reduce delays and provide extra capacity for the future.
First Capital Connect trains will begin using the flyover at Hitchin from today.
The 2 kilometre single track link built by Network Rail will be used by over 600 trains a week. It will be used by London trains switching between the East Coast mainline and the track to Cambridge.
Slow traffic on A1(M) Southbound between J8 A602 / B197 (Stevenage / Hitchin) and J7 A602 (Stevenage).
Minor delays on A1(M) Southbound between J8 A602 / B197 (Stevenage / Hitchin) and J7 A602 (Stevenage).