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Wrigglies one year anniversary party is talk of town!

A Leighton Buzzard pet shop is celebrating triple success, as the store marked its first birthday, received a special nomination, and welcomed international visitors.

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Buzzer Buses says it has not won the contract.  CBC did not comment.

Leighton Buzzard says bye bye to Buzzer Buses

It looks to be the end of the road for Leighton Buzzard’s beloved Buzzer Buses, as the service waits to confirm its closing date.

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Dan won a car courtesy of The Mall Luton after entering the Re-Fuel at Feast Street

Leighton Buzzard man wins a brand-new car at The Mall

A graphic designer from Leighton Buzzard drove away with a brand-new Toyota AYGO after he won The Mall Luton’s Re-Fuel at Feast Street promotion.

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Video: Prezzo turns to the dark side with the launch of the UK’s first charcoal-based pizza

Pizza and pasta restaurant Prezzo has launched two exciting black pizza options made with a charcoal dough base.

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Poundland selling video games for £5? It’s the 1980s all over again

Poundland selling video games for £5? It’s the 1980s all over again

The news that hundreds of Poundland stores throughout the UK are selling refurbished second-hand video games for just £5 will be welcomed nostalgically by any gamer of a certain age.

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ET library. Red Dwarf TV show

30 years of Red Dwarf: We present our favourite quotes

It was 30 years ago today that Red Dwarf first was first broadcast on the nation’s TV screens.

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The Route 70 is being withdrawn from Tilsworth. Photo: Google

Arriva under fire as buses to Tilsworth axed

Arriva has come under fire from residents of Tilsworth after the announcement that it is pulling the village’s only bus service.

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Michael and Joan

Couple understand what it takes to be happily married

A couple who celebrated their diamond wedding anniversary on Thursday have thanked the NHS for all their work.

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Last year's pancake race in Heath and Reach. Photo by Jane Russell

Cancelled - wet weather puts a damper on Heath and Reach Village Pancake Race

Heath and Reach’s village pancake race has been cancelled because of wet weather.

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Amazon Senior Operations Manger Dennis Li, with Kodone 12, Charlie 15 and Jess De Ayala (Magic breakfast)

Breakfast will be magic at Leighton Buzzard’s Oak Bank School!

Children at Leighton Buzzard’s Oak Bank School welcomed a team from the Milton Keynes Amazon fulfilment centre to celebrate a new funding partnership for their Magic Breakfast club.

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John (left) and Jamie

Leighton Buzzard carpet fitter’s special makeover for brave ex-soldier who survived plane crash

A kind Leighton Buzzard carpet fitter organised a special house makeover after his heart was touched when he met a brave ex-soldier.

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The striking La Cit du Vin wine museum in Bordeaux.

Travel: Exploring French vineyards with Viking

I have just spent a week, sniffing, spitting, swirling, sipping and sampling some of the world’s greatest wines and all from the comfort of a luxury river cruise ship in France. So have you ever wondered what this apparently sophisticated ‘wine ritual’ is all about?

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B&M launch new budget friendly wedding range

B&M launch new budget friendly wedding range

Weddings can be expensive affairs but high street retailer B&M has released a new selection of wedding accessories to make your big day that bit more affordable with prices starting at just one pound.

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Do you know your holiday rights?

A third of workers don’t understand their annual leave policy – so make sure you do

We might be in the midst of winter and planning our escape to sunnier climates, but a recent report has revealed that a third (33 per cent) of British workers don’t actually understand their annual leave policy, according to latest research from online recruitment firm, Totaljobs.

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The future of UK shopping? Revolutionary new Amazon supermarket has no checkouts and no staff

Amazon have welcomed the public into their first supermarket more than a year after opening the space to employees for testing purposes.

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Sweatcoin app promises money for exercise, but critics fire warning

Sweatcoin app promises money for exercise, but critics fire warning

Sweatcoin, an app that promises to reward you for simply exercising, has shot to the top of the app downloads chart despite criticism about the rewards on offer and the amount of battery it uses.

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Rachel Borland of Hospice at Home Volunteers and Ruth Crothers of C&C Training

C&C Training smash charity target for Hospice at Home Volunteers and Over the Rainbow

A Leighton Buzzard business with community spirit has raised £522 for charity.

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There could be a big change to services for Leighton-Linslade patients

Health Hub coming to Leighton Buzzard?

Plans are finally afoot to bring additional healthcare services to the Leighton-Linslade after years of campaigning.

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Zoe and Sabrina outside the tanning shop

Best friends celebrate two years for Sunzone Tanning

Best friends, Zoe and Sabrina, are celebrating their tanning shop’s second anniversary in Linslade.

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Rob and the fox. Rob's partner Kerry has been feeding it carrots.

Leighton Buzzard man helps foxy friend get better

A kind-hearted Leighton Buzzard man is on a mission to rescue a fox which he believes has an injured leg.

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