Hitchin Sunday brunch briefing: August 9

By Layth Yousif

9th Aug 2020 | Local News

Hitchin Sunday brunch briefing: August 9. CREDIT: Hitchin Nub News instagram
Hitchin Sunday brunch briefing: August 9. CREDIT: Hitchin Nub News instagram

Welcome to the Hitchin Nub News Sunday brunch briefing:

A one-stop-shop for the essentials of our town today.


Today's Hitchin sunrise: 538am

Today's Hitchin sunset: 846pm


Today's weather in Hitchin:

Sunny with a moderate breeze

Maximum temperature 33C

Minimum temperature 16C


Today's pollen count in Hitchin:

Tree: None

Grass: High

Weeds: None


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Please wear a face mask when shopping, respect social distancing rules and treat shop staff with respect.


Post office opening times

Hitchin Post Office, Brookers, Bucklersbury CLOSED

Highbury Road Post Office, CLOSED


Pharmacy opening times:

LLOYDS PHARMACY: 1-5 Rear Of 95-98, Bancroft, Hitchin CLOSED


Supermarket opening times:

SAINSBURY'S: Whinbush Rd, Hitchin 11am – 5pm

TESCO: near Hitchin railway station 8am – 9pm

NISA: 35-36 Walsworth Road, Hitchin 8am – 9pm

WAITROSE: Bedford Road, Hitchin 10am - 4pm

ASDA: Queen Street, 10am to 4pm


North Herts Radio:

5am – 1am

website NorthHertsFM.com


National news headlines: Redundancies up fivefold as Covid hits jobs

World news headlines: 'Like a war' - Brazil Covid deaths top 100,000

Sport headlines: England pull off thrilling victory over Pakistan in first Test


UK official singles chart No1:

Head & Heart, Joel Corry FT MNEK

UK No1 on this day 1990: MC Hammer – 'U Can't Touch This'


On this day:

1974: Richard Nixon resigns as US president on this day in 1974


Exchange rates:

£1 = EUR 1.10

£1 = $1.31


Song lyric of the day:

Sunday Morning, Velvet Underground

Sunday morning brings the dawn in/

It's just a restless feeling by my side/

Early dawning, Sunday morning/

It's just the wasted years so close behind


Quote of the day:

"Life is like Sanskrit read to a pony."

Lou Reed


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