Clothes, tech and dentures - some of the items lost at UK airports

Lost clothes and glasses mingle with more unusual items in the lost property boxes at the UK’s airports.


Christmas light switch on for terminally ill boy

A special Christmas light switch on is being held to help a terminally ill boy suffering from childhood dementia.

Vic and Dora Davis with Dorvic's new owner Ashley Lewis

Ashley will be in the saddle at Dorvic cycles

It’s good news and bad news for the town’s cycle enthusiasts.

REVEALED: The top 10 girls’ and boys’ baby names of 2016

REVEALED: The top 10 girls’ and boys’ baby names of 2016

The most popular names for your little bundles of joy have been announced for another year - but is your chosen name on the list?

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Amazon recalls adapters over electric shock fears

Online retailer Amazon is recalling a range of power adapters for its Kindle Fire e-reader range, following the discovery that some items may carry a risk of electrical shock.

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Children now drink a bath full of sugary drinks every year

Children now drink a bath full of sugary drinks every year

Children as young as 11 drink the equivalent of almost a bath full of sugary drinks every year, Cancer Research UK has warned.

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Millions of Brits don't know their home phone number

Millions of Brits don’t know their home phone number

Millions of Brits have no idea what their home telephone number is, according to new research.

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The Safeway name has been restricted to the USA since Morrisons rebranded UK stores in 2005

Morrisons to revive Safeway brand

Morrisons is reviving the Safeway brand as it looks to branch out from selling to consumers and enter the wholesale market.

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The Blackpool Tower Circus

Travel: Blackpool’s hard to beat for British seaside fun

When I mentioned that we were off to Blackpool with the grandchildren, I didn’t get the same positive reaction as with some of the more exotic trips that I’m lucky enough to make when I wear my travel writer’s hat.

BEAUTY: Northampton hair salon expands to include new beauty room

BEAUTY: Northampton hair salon expands to include new beauty room

A Northampton hairdressing salon has expanded and added a bespoke beauty room for its clients, as Ruth Supple reports

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INTERVIEW: Stacey Solomon ‘beside herself with excitement’ ahead of Christmas panto

Essex girl extraordinaire, former X-Factor finalist and I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! winner, Stacey Solomon, tells Ruth Supple why she is beside herself with excitement at coming to Milton Keynes to perform in her first ever panto this Christmas...

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Andy Burrows with Redskins cheerleaders at Wembley

Redskins Twitter challenge postponed

Two sports fans who planned to blag a free flight to Washington D.C. have postponed their mission.


Closer watch on crime hotspots

Newly-purchased mobile CCTV cameras have been installed in Linslade to tackle anti-social behaviour at vandalism hotspots.

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Mayor’s Christmas carol event

Leighton-Linslade Mayor Steve Cotter’s Christmas Carol Concert takes place at All Saints Church on Saturday, December 10.

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Travel: Cowboys and culture in Texas

On a recent tour of Texas, I visited Fort Worth, the Wildcatter Ranch in Graham and the city of Dallas where she visits the best of both worlds on an action-packed road trip.

Marshalls Coaches LLP  will produce cards based on the winners design

Coach Christmas card comp for artistic pupils

A Bedfordshire coach company is looking for imaginative young students to design them a company Christmas card.

Wally Randall is still selling poppies at the age of 101

Wally’s our local hero as national TV comes to town

Wally Randall, who’s thought to be Britain’s oldest poppy seller, has reflected on his new-found fame after the LBO sparked national media attention.

Bunkered by CADS: Images Deborah Hodgetts

Invite to jump aboard

Cheddington Amateur Dramatics) will take to the stage at Cheddington Village Hall to perform ‘Bunkered’ this Friday and Saturday (November 18-19 ).

BT calls time on payphones

BT calls time on payphones

Plans are under way to cull ‘unnecessary’ payphones in Central Bedfordshire.


Family appeal to the public to help get their laptop and iPad returned

A man is offering a reward for the safe return of an iPad and laptop that were left in a suitcase on the High Street in Eggington on Friday, October 28.

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