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Dominic Raab - why tougher penalties for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

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Crime

VIDEO: Shocking CCTV footage released to put the brakes on reckless drivers hitting refuse workers

Shocking CCTV footage has been released to help put the brakes on reckless drivers hitting refuse workers as they push past in their cars and mount pavements to avoid bin lorries.

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VIDEO: Chilling footage showing moment child’s buggy rolls into the path of freight train released as warning to parents

This is the shocking moment a thankfully empty child’s buggy was ripped apart when it rolled across a railway platform and into the path of an oncoming train as footage is released to serve as a warning to parents.

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Two cars were involved in a collision on Stanbridge Road

Police investigate collision and theft of fuel from a petrol station in Leighton Buzzard

Bedfordshire Police say it was unable to immediately attend a collision on Stanbridge Road, Leighton Buzzard, on Monday night because there were no officers available as they were at other incidents.

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Monarch

Hundreds of people made redundant after Luton based Monarch Airlines ceases trading

Over a thousand people have been made redundant after Monarch Airlines, based at London Luton airport, went into administration on Monday morning.

Business
Linda Wood was one of the air stewardesses on Monarch Airlines first flight to Madrid from Luton

Monarch Airlines collapse is ‘very sad news’ says former employee

A Woman from Linslade who used to work for Monarch Airlines has described the company going into administration as ‘very sad news’.

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Look out for stunning meteor showers this month

October meteor showers and when you can watch them

Stargazers are in for a treat next month as two meteor showers are set to light up the night sky this October, with the first due this week.

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Residents fear yellow lines for Leighton Buzzard street will intensify battle to park

Pavement parking in a Leighton Buzzard street which is causing a danger to vulnerable pedestrians is to be clamped down on – but some residents are not happy with the decision.

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The full list of Ryanair cancellations and what to do if you’re affected

Ryanair have now revealed the full list of cancelled flights for the next six weeks.

Transport

UPDATED WITH VIDEO: Live - Panic among commuters as ‘explosion’ leaves ‘many injured’ on London underground

Emergency services were called to a London Underground station after reports of an explosion on a train.

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Railway fire affecting services on West Coast Main Line

A fire has affected rail services this morning on the line that serves Milton Keynes, Leighton Buzzard, Hemel Hempstead, Tring and Berkhamsted.

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Two people hurt in collision between a van and motorbike

Two people were injured in a collision involving a a motorbike and a van on the A418 in Wing last night.

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UPDATE: Police investigate fatal collision in Stanbridge

A man in his 20s has died following a collision between a car and a pedestrian in Stanbridge last night (Monday).

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Police

Man hurt in collision involving a car and bike in Linslade

Police are investigating after a man was injured in a collision on Stoke Road, in Linslade, on Sunday.

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London Midland

Avoid train travel on West Coast Mainline over the August bank holiday

Rail passengers who use Euston station to travel to and from London are urged to avoid rail travel for two days over the August bank holiday while work takes place to prepare for the HS2 high speed railway.

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London Midland

Rail bosses pledge new crackdown

London Midland Trains has started a new campaign against anti-social behaviour.

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VIDEO: Mother films terrifying scene inside plane as it dropped towards the sea

A terrified mother has revealed how “all hell broke loose” as the plane she was travelling on dropped towards the sea.

Transport
Jet2 has apologised after the incident

Terrifying moment plane ‘fell from the sky’ during flight home from Ibiza as passenger texted his goodbyes

An airline passenger flying home from Ibiza sent his wife what he thought was a final text as the plane he was on plummeted towards the sea in a 40-50 degree nosedive.

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Leighton Buzzard Railway Station

MP says misery for Leighton Buzzard commuters must end after £13.4m fine for rail operators

Leighton Buzzard’s MP has called for the misery to end for commuters following the Government hitting Govia Thameslink with a £13.4m fine for providing a poor service on its Southern Rail services.

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