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Greensand Trust buys more woodland near Heath and Reach

Environmental charity The Greensand Trust has acquired four additional plots in Kings Wood, thanks to generous donations, which will enable these areas of the nationally important woodland to be added to the Kings Wood and Rushmere National Nature Reserve to be carefully preserved, managed and protected for current and future generations.

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Help Leighton Macmillan committee reach ambitious target

Help Leighton Macmillan committee reach ambitious target

Members of the Leighton Linslade Macmillan committee are hoping to raise £30,000 by the end of April 2019.

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Visitors say cheers to Leighton Buzzard Railway’s Ale Trail

Visitors say cheers to Leighton Buzzard Railway’s Ale Trail

There was a record number of visitors to the annual Leighton Buzzard Railway Ale Trail over the weekend of June 2-3.

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Mentmore Arts Festival breaks records

Mentmore Arts Festival breaks records

The 10th Mentmore Arts Festival was held over the late May Bank Holiday weekend.

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Wing care home supports Alzheimer’s Society

Wing care home supports Alzheimer’s Society

Local care provider and charity, The Fremantle Trust, has supported Alzheimer’s Society in its commitment to making a difference to people’s lives during Dementia Action Week.

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Leighton man toughs it out for mental health charity

Leighton man toughs it out for mental health charity

A man from Leighton Buzzard and three of his friends have taken on one of the UK’s most gruelling obstacle courses to raise money for good causes.

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Return of the Leighton Buzzard Railway Ale Trail

Return of the Leighton Buzzard Railway Ale Trail

Real ale lovers are in for a treat.

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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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Pimms in the Park returns to Leighton Buzzard

Pimms in the Park returns to Leighton Buzzard

The organiser of a charity music festival held in Leighton Buzzard has announced the date of this year’s event.

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Youth Day at Leighton Buzzard Railway is right on track

Youth Day at Leighton Buzzard Railway is right on track

People from far and wide turned up for a special youth event at Leighton Buzzard Railway.

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Leighton Buzzard cheerleading teams’ competition success

Leighton Buzzard cheerleading teams’ competition success

Members of a Leighton Buzzard cheerleading academy have tasted success at a cheerleading competition.

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Baby boom at Woburn Safari Park

Baby boom at Woburn Safari Park

Spring has seen a baby boom at Bedfordshire’s Woburn Safari Park.

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Leighton Scout leader goes on trip of a lifetime

Leighton Scout leader goes on trip of a lifetime

A Scout leader from Leighton Buzzard will represent the UK at a European Scouting event.

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Leighton teenager passes tough music exam with flying colours

Leighton teenager passes tough music exam with flying colours

A young musician who goes to Vandyke Upper School has recently passed a tough music exam.

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Leighton opticians fund-raises for children’s charity

Leighton opticians fund-raises for children’s charity

Two customers at a Leighton Buzzard opticians had a lucky strike after winning a competition in aid of a children’s charity.

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Leighton sisters Bake for Heroes

Leighton sisters Bake for Heroes

A bake sale organised by two schoolgirls has raised more than £600 for Bake for Heroes.

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The Friday Club's walking group

Club for Leighton’s young at heart has a spring in its step

A club for the young at heart is going from strength to strength as it approaches its 10th birthday.

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Donations needed to keep Heron Watch at Rushmere Country Park

Donations needed to keep Heron Watch at Rushmere Country Park

Thousands of people have now viewed the herons at Rushmere Country Park.

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Leighton pensioner publishes latest book

Leighton pensioner publishes latest book

A writer from Leighton Buzzard has published his latest book.

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