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Leighton Buzzard man allegedly writing an email on M25 while driving at 50mph

A Leighton Buzzard motorist has been allegedly caught writing an email on his mobile phone as he drove along the M25 at 50mph.

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Police near the scene of the explosion in Manchester yesterday.

Manchester attack: Homeless man rushes to help, cradles dying woman in his arms

A homeless man who rushed into the Manchester Arena in the wake of the terror attack has described how he helped a girl with no legs and cradled a dying 60-year-old woman.

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Beds Police reviewing security operations after Manchester terror attack

Beds Police reviewing security operations after Manchester terror attack

Bedfordshire Police is stepping up security measures following last night’s terror attack in Manchester Arena.

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Another man charged in relation to Leighton Buzzard business burglaries

A Leighton Buzzard man has been charged in connection with a spate of business burglaries in the town.

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A CCTV image from the break-in on February 21

Break-in at Leighton Buzzard tool company leads to M1 chase

A Leighton Buzzard building firm which lost about £9,000 of power tools during a recent break-in was targeted again by thieves last week.

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All smiles: Mikey and a Bedfordshire Police officer

Wedding guests nick church intruder

A horrified groom thought his wedding day would be ruined, as he turned up at the church to find an intruder detained outside by his guests.

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An artists impression of the planned memorial

Campaign launched to remember fallen police officers - find out how to donate here

Eight weeks on from the murder of PC Keith Palmer in a terrorist attack in London, a major campaign is launched across the country today to help raise funds to build a new UK Police Memorial at the National Memorial Arboretum (NMA).

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Witnesses are asked to call the police on 101

Cop sacked after she failed to declare an excess duty free haul

A police officer stopped at Luton airport after failing to declare en excess of duty free goods has been sacked.

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Sandy pervert tried to entice youngster on line

Sandy pervert tried to entice youngster on line

A Sandy man has been sentenced to two years in prison for trying to persuade someone who he believed to be 12 years old to engage in sexual activity with him.

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Record fine for Dunstable firm who made 99.5million nuisance calls

A Dunstable-based company behind 99.5million nuisance calls has been fined a record £400,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).

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Family pays tribute to “darling daughter” Ali Mcguigan who died in Ivinghoe crash on Sunday

The family of a woman who died in a crash in Ivinghoe on Sunday have paid tribute to their ‘darling’ loved one.

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Leighton Buzzard traders have started up a new group in the wake of the recent crimewave

Determined traders mobilise to “claim back the town” after Leighton crimewave

Leighton Buzzard’s united shopkeepers are mobilising to “claim back the town” following the recent crimewave which many have been a victim of.

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Kodi users who illegally watch films and TV shows could face up to 10 years in prison

Kodi users who illegally watch films and TV shows could face up to 10 years in prison

A new law has been passed which could mean ten years in prison for those using their Kodi box to watch illegal streams.

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New cigarette laws come into force this month

New cigarette laws come into force this month: Here’s what smokers need to know

Smokers across the UK are being warned about new rules on cigarettes and tobacco that will come into force this month.

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Man charged with burgling series of Leighton Buzzard businesses

Man charged with burgling series of Leighton Buzzard businesses

A man has been charged with a series of burglaries against Leighton Buzzard businesses.

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Attempted break-in at Dorvics

Leighton traders hold meeting to debate crime spree in town centre

Tensions over policing in Leighton town centre were running high last week following a meeting with traders and a PCSO.

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Trespassing children

Petition pleads for CCTV to tackle anti-s0cial behaviour in Sandhills

More than 100 desperate residents have signed a petition urging Central Beds Council to install CCTV in Leighton’s Sandhills estate due to ongoing crime problems.

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Warning as cyber experts reveal most identity fraud info can come from Facebook

Warning as cyber experts reveal most identity fraud info can come from Facebook

Most of the personal information needed by fraudsters to steal your identity can be found on your Facebook profile, cyber safety experts have warned.

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Leighton Buzzard woman stole over £11,500 from estate agents

Leighton Buzzard woman stole over £11,500 from estate agents

A young woman from Leighton Buzzard who stole over £11,500 from her bosses was given a suspended sentence as an “act of mercy” after a court heard she had become mired in debt.

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Linslade golfer Gavin Samuels jailed for rape and abuse of girls

Linslade golfer Gavin Samuels jailed for rape and abuse of girls

A professional golfer from Linslade has been jailed for 14 and a half years after abusing three young girls.

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