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F1 LIVE: Monaco Grand Prix

Daniel Ricciardo managed to over-come engine problems to hold on for a remarkable victory at the Monaco Grand Prix.
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Leighton Buzzard and Dunstable Truck Convoy is coming! Are you ready?

A spectacular truck convoy is coming through Leighton Buzzard to support military charities, and its organisers are hoping people will line the streets and visit its showground in support.

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Youth rangers needed to help at Houghton Hall Park

Youth rangers needed to help at Houghton Hall Park

Young people are needed to help an environmental charity.

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Leighton man’s run for his nanna

Leighton man’s run for his nanna

A man was inspired to take on a 10k run after his nanna was diagnosed with cancer.

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LEAF Open Farm Sunday

FARMING MATTERS: A chance to see beyond farm gate

If you have always wanted to visit a farm but don’t have any farming friends, now is your chance to see what goes on beyond the farmyard gates and fields. On LEAF Open Farm Sunday hundreds of farmers and their families across the country welcome visitors and showcase all that British farming delivers.

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Rushmere Park

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence hat-trick for Rushmere Country Park

Rushmere Country Park has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for the third year running due to the number of excellent and good reviews it receives via the website - the attraction’s current rating is 4 stars.

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The rubbish in the road

Flytippers strike on Clipstone Dairy Road

Leighton Buzzard residents were left furious as they saw mess dumped in the middle of ‘Clipstone Dairy Road’ on their drive to work this morning.

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Grovebury Road potholes

Potholes ‘not deep enough’ in Leighton Buzzard’s Grovebury Road for immediate council attention

Despite Leighton Buzzard residents claiming that the “notorious” Grovebury Road potholes are a hazard, Central Bedfordshire Council has announced that they are not deep enough for immediate attention.

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The damaged bridge. PHOTO: Andy Day

Fixing canal bridge near Horton after crash could take up to five weeks

Work to repair a canal bridge damaged when a vehicle crashed into it is due to start next week – and last about a month.

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Space Hulk Deathwing

Console Corner: Space Hulk Deathwing PS4 review

Unreal how much this engine bugs me.

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How police spot a drink driver - even before they’ve stopped your car

Police officers have issued a warning to drink and drug drivers who think they can get away with it: Don’t bother.

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Police give summer burglary advice

Bedfordshire Police has issued some advice to residents as summer approaches and brings it with new openings for opportunist burglars to target homes.

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Mayor Clive Palmer, left, and deputy David Bowater.

New mayor takes over in Leighton-Linslade

Leighton-Linslade has a new mayor following the inauguration of Cllr Clive Palmer at the annual meeting of Leighton-Linslade Town Council.

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L-R: Carla Ball (Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines), Peter Sheard, Susan Sheard and Katie Downing (ROL Cruise)

£25k world cruise prize won by couple who live near Leighton Buzzard

A couple are sailing off with a competition prize worth more than £25,000 after winning a once-in-a-lifetime world cruise.

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Wally Randall. Credit: Jane Russell.

Wally honoured to open Leighton Buzzard and Dunstable Truck Convoy

Leighton Buzzard’s famous poppy seller has been given the honour of opening the Dunstable and Leighton Buzzard Truck Convoy.

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Police investigate power tool theft from Homebase in Leighton Buzzard

Police are investigating after two power tools were stolen from Homebase, in Leighton Buzzard.

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Legally Blonde

Oh my god you guys Lucie returns to Legally Blonde role in Milton Keynes

It has been a whirlwind few years for Lucie Jones and now she’s about to return to one of her favourite musicals.

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Richard and Wilma

‘Delivery driver for Amazon stole my dog’

A dog owner is sending out a stern warning to others, after his young pet schnauzer, Wilma, was stolen by an Amazon delivery driver.

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Ben Clarke - Carl Russell - Russell Bennett

Leighton Buzzard Drama Group ‘over the moon’ with NODA win

The Leighton Buzzard Drama Group (LBDG) is thrilled to have been given a prestigious NODA award.

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