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VIDEO: Everything you need to know from Philip Hammond’s Budget

All the key facts from Philip Hammond’s Budget with our video graphics.

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Luton Airport

Wizz Air expansion brings 150 new jobs to Luton

Wizz Air this week announced a massive expansion at its Luton base, with 150 extra jobs, five new routes, and the addition of four Airbus A320 aircraft to its fleet by June 2018.

Business
B&M

Mum blasts B&M over store’s Christmas letter which breaks the ‘unwritten Santa Code’

B&M has apologised after a furious mum accused the store of almost ruining Christmas for her children with one of its products.

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Bedfordshire Police probationary officer dismissed for discreditable conduct

A probationary police officer for Bedfordshire Police has been dismissed after acting unprofessionally while off-duty.

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VIDEO: Disgruntled customer filmed paying for £25 Domino’s pizza in 2p coins

This is the bizarre moment a disgruntled customer paid £25 for a Domino’s pizza meal - using just 2p coins.

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Neil Conroy's wrecked rental house in Wing

Landlord criticises council after spending thousands of pounds clearing up mess left by tenant

A landlord is calling on the district council to do more to help him after losing thousands of pounds dealing with problems caused by a tenant who was rehoused.

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Bob Bates

Obituary: Fun-loving Bob Gates really was quite a character!

The family of a Leighton Buzzard man who was given a bravery award 50 years ago have paid tribute to him.

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England braced to be battered by 70mph winds as Met Office issues severe weather warning

England braced to be battered by 70mph winds as Met Office issues severe weather warning

A yellow weather warning has been issued by the Met Office as England is set to be battered by winds of up to 70mph this week

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Bird's Hill roadworks

Frustration for Heath and Reach businesses as trade is affected by road closure

Frustrated businesses have hit out at Central Beds Council for failing to warn them about a road closure which affected their trade.

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Cedars pupils celebrate the GOOD news.   The report stated: Pupils are safe and feel safe.

It’s ‘GOOD’ all round for Cedars Upper School Ofsted report

Cedars Upper School is celebrating Ofsted success, the Linslade school maintaining its ‘Good’ status since the last inspection in 2013.

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This is what you can do if you think your neighbours are smoking cannabis

This is what you can do if you think your neighbours are smoking cannabis

While some people may not be too bothered about their neighbours smoking cannabis in their own homes, others may find it particularly annoying.

Crime
Andrew Selous MP on his cycling tour of the area

Pollution and congestion fears over incomplete cycle network in Leighton Buzzard

Leighton Buzzard is at risk of going backwards with more air pollution and congestion due to incomplete sections of the cycling network.

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Laura Jones

‘Unbelievable’ support for fundraiser for family of Leighton Buzzard mum killed in road accident

A fundraising event for the family of Leighton Buzzard mum Laura Jones is receiving “unbelievable” support from the community.

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Aldi and Lidl recall snacks over allergy fears

Aldi and Lidl recall snacks over allergy fears

Hugely popular discount supermarket chains Aldi and Lidl have issued recalls for snacks over allergy fears.

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Check your change

Check your loose change - you could have a 50p worth hundreds in your pocket

Check your pockets, piggy-banks and down the back of the couch now, folks.

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WATCH: Banned Royal Mail TV ad ‘too scary’ to be aired

A Royal Mail ad intended to raise awareness of the threat of identity theft has been banned for being too scary.

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Examples of some of the work on show

Art and craft show celebrates 10 years

An annual art and craft show is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year.

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Film uses purpose-built mountain bike trail in Rushmere Country Park

Film uses purpose-built mountain bike trail in Rushmere Country Park

Rushmere Country Park has played a starring role in a new video.

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Riccardo and Chiara in Slovenia

Firm has it in the bag for cyclist Chiara

A company based in Leighton has backed an unusual awareness campaign.

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Concert raises cash for mayor’s charity fund

Concert raises cash for mayor’s charity fund

The audience enjoyed a mix of music at a concert held in aid of the mayor’s charity fund.

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