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Charity stalwart receives British Empire Medal

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Rabbit Awareness Week

Hop along for your free rabbit health check at Leighton vets

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(L-R) Standing at the back are LB Mencap volunteers: Mary Sanderson, Cilla James, and Rosalind Winchcomb, with the chair of LB Mencap,  Gaye Beattie.
Sitting down: Catherine Coxall, Victoria Trueman, Ruth Platt, and Sarah Oliver.

‘Leighton Buzzard Mencap has changed our lives!’

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Appeal after man killed on M1 while running across motorway

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UPDATE: M1 reopens after fatal collision

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Adults under 25 “twice as likely to suffer from hay fever as those aged 55 or older”

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Brits could be banned from all-inclusive holidays - unless they stop making fake ‘food-poisoning’ claims

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WATCH: First baby sea lion born at Woburn Safari Park in 12 years

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Rose Gibbs will be taking on the zipwire

Gran takes on England’s longest zipwire for Leighton young amputee victim

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Picnic in the Park returns to Leighton Buzzard on June 21

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Luton voted nation’s least favourite airport, Newcastle tops poll

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Leighton Buzzard Railway Station

LATEST: Rail delays continue, but trampoline has now been cleared from line at Leighton Buzzard

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Rail lines blocked because of trampoline on the line

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The Dash Direct timetable has been amended

Changes to Leighton’s bus services ‘will reflect demand and improve punctuality’

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Flight delay predictions ahead of half-term bank holiday

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Slavery at Little Billington traveller site in TV doc

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Kodi add-ons shut down in a crackdown on illegal streaming

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Scam ticket website sells non-existent tickets

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Breaking news: Former Beds police chief Alf Hitchcock dies after short illness

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Leighton teacher’s Pilates-a-thon Saturday challenge will raise awareness about diabetes

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'Safety in Heath Road must be improved' say campaigners

Dovery Down and Heathwood schools support petition calling for Heath Road to be made safer

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Inspiring Volunteering grant recipients. Credit: Joanna Cross

Hundreds cheer volunteers’ achievements at Grove Theatre awards ceremony

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Alex (left) and Matt with their medals

Leighton lads Matt and Alex raise £3k for WheelPower by running London Marathon

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Pupils describe their school experience as epic, awesome, exciting and just perfect.

Stanbridge Lower pupils ‘at the heart’ of Good school, say Ofsted

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Temperatures soar, but Leighton’s splash park will be shut all week

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Market traders unhappy about the planned changes in Leighton Buzzard

Experienced traders threaten to quit in new Leighton market controversy

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Controversial waste site approved despite widespread opposition in villages

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Kodi add-ons shut down in a crackdown on illegal streaming

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The biggest myths and misinterpretations following the election last week

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Nadine Dorries selected as Mid Beds MP

Tory MP Nadine Dorries triumphs in Mid Beds

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Conservative Andrew Selous victorious in South West Beds

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#GE2017: Commons Speaker John Bercow retains Buckingham seat

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ELECTION 2017: To sleep or not to sleep? Everything you need to know about #GE2017 election night

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Villages united in battle to stop ‘lorry menace’ ahead of key meeting on Monday

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The adventurous Leighton Buzzard  Young Farmers

Leighton Buzzard Young Farmers tackle 3 mountains in just 24hrs!

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Water main leak in Linslade   Photo: Jane Russell

Massive jet shoots into the air as Anglian Water pumps water into network to keep taps running after leak

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‘Leighton Buzzard Mencap has changed our lives!’

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Adults under 25 “twice as likely to suffer from hay fever as those aged 55 or older”

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Brits could be banned from all-inclusive holidays - unless they stop making fake ‘food-poisoning’ claims

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Bedfordshire health body out of special measures

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Patients ‘shouldn’t panic’ over Aspirin bleed risk study

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