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Garden City Collection Team
Friday, 18 August, 2017 - 15:36
We had a good response to our blog about our minibus service, so we thought we’d provide some more data-driven insights in to the work of our Garden City Collection team.If you’re not familiar with the Garden City Collection (where have you been!), it is where we keep historical artefacts that tell the story of Letchworth Garden City and the Garden City Movement.
Friday, 18 August, 2017 - 08:22
Letchworth General Market: Today, Thursday and Saturday. The general market will run from 8am to 4pm in Leys Avenue, Letchworth Garden City.
Thursday, 17 August, 2017 - 13:57
Highlights from Family Activities Week 2017We wanted to share with you some of the lovely images captured during our Family Activities Week. We were very interested in bringing local history together with hands-on crafts or demonstrations that could bring it to life for youngsters.
Wednesday, 16 August, 2017 - 15:21
Last Friday was one of those days when I realised how much I love the work I do and just how special Letchworth is. 
Wednesday, 16 August, 2017 - 10:32
As the weather starts to have a more autumnal feel and the school holidays come to an end, you’d be forgiven for thinking there wasn’t much left to do in Letchworth this summer. However, we have plenty still coming up across the town over the next couple of weeks for you to enjoy.
Monday, 14 August, 2017 - 11:59
Oh, come on, Letchworth. It may be summer (not as you’d notice). There may also be some real stinkers out there, movie-wise (I know: I reviewed one recently for a Film Mag: happily, it seems unlikely it will ever show at the Broadway). But there are also some pretty stonking films out there, including Atomic Blonde. So do get out there and support your local cinema!
Thursday, 10 August, 2017 - 07:46
Here’s our round-up of some events over the coming week, compiled by the Local & Tourist Information Centre, also available in The Comet. For more information visit the Local & Tourist Information Centre’s website here.
Wednesday, 9 August, 2017 - 08:07
So you enjoy the films of Luc Besson? Check. You’re a lifelong follower of bédé (that’s bande dessinée, aka French comic books)? Absolutely. And you’ve now seen the Fifth Element more times than it is healthy to admit to in polite company? Might have…
Tuesday, 8 August, 2017 - 16:02
Utopia: In Search of the Dream starts 8 AugustLetchworth Garden City is set to feature in a new BBC Four Series Utopia: In Search of the Dream, which starts tonight.
Tuesday, 8 August, 2017 - 11:24
Children who enjoy a free school lunch during term time face going hungry over the holidays as some families find they are unable to bridge the food gap, according to new data released by anti-poverty charity The Trussell Trust.
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