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Leighton children are encouraged to Gnasher their way through books

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See CCTV footage of break-in at Eggington Foresters Cricket Club as ‘devastated’ team appeals for donations

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Burst water main forces school in Leighton Buzzard to close early for summer

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Splash park surface... PHOTO: LLTC

Leighton Buzzard’s splash park shut today for essential repairs to surfacing

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Flagging up success for parks and cemetery in Leighton-Linslade

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Capture the perfect summer’s day in Leighton Buzzard and send your image to us

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Bike stolen from secure car park in Leighton Buzzard

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Severe weather warning issued with a risk that high temperatures could trigger heavy showers and thunderstorms

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Fiona Bruce. Credit: BBC

BBC One’s Antiques Roadshow at Wrest Park tomorrow

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Volunteers outside the Black Horse

Overnight numbers cut again at Leighton Linslade Homeless Service shelter

Crime

Two seriously hurt in three vehicle collision on the A505 Leighton Buzzard bypass

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Bridge on the B488 between Horton and Ivinghoe has reopened

The bridge on the B488 between Horton and Ivinghoe has reopened

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Euston Station to close for three weekends from next month

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Traffic on the A5 in Hockliffe on Friday night when traffic was diverted by Highways England to the A505-A4146 when the M1 was closed

Highways England step in to tackle traffic problems in Hockliffe

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Traffic on the A5 through Hockliffe

Andrew Selous MP proposes solution to Hockliffe’s traffic problem in Parliament

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See CCTV footage of break-in at Eggington Foresters Cricket Club as ‘devastated’ team appeals for donations

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Voodoo Limba, the same bike as Adam

Bike stolen from secure car park in Leighton Buzzard

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Volunteers outside the Black Horse

Overnight numbers cut again at Leighton Linslade Homeless Service shelter

Crime
Leighton Buzzard Railway Station

Man sentenced for using bolt cutters to try to steal motorcycle from Leighton Buzzard railway station

Crime

Burst water main forces school in Leighton Buzzard to close early for summer

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Leighton Middle School SATS celebration

Leighton Middle School celebrates SATs outcome – and it’s impressive results for Central Beds as a whole too

Education
Education news

Call to progress to two-tier education in Central Bedfordshire

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Leighton Buzzard Mencap

Can you help Leighton Buzzard Mencap create its history timeline?

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Shocking figures reveal 12 year olds self harming in Central Bedfordshire

Education

Leighton Buzzard’s splash park shut today for essential repairs to surfacing

Business
A tortoise enjoying the garden. Note: This is NOT the lost tortoise which the shop is looking after. Credit: Wrigglies.

Can you help Leighton Buzzard pet shop reunite tortoise with its owner?

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Cottage Stores has reopened. Photo from Google Street View

Cottage Stores is back open

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Grovebury Road pothole in Leighton Buzzard

Council director says 7 years’ annual budget would be needed to fix all Central Bedfordshire potholes he’s aware of

Business

Leighton Buzzard’s splash park shut today for essential repairs to surfacing

Business
Bedford Prison

Beds Police and HMP Prison launch crackdown on smuggling of drugs and phones into jail

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Brooklands Ward changes in Leighton Buzzard

Central Beds Council consultation suggests cutting numbers of unpaid town councillors in Leighton-Linslade

Politics
Linslade

Questions asked over Linslade councillor’s long-term absence

Politics

Naughty local elections voter guide: Can I bring my dog? And am I allowed to turn up drunk?

Politics

Can you help Leighton Buzzard pet shop reunite tortoise with its owner?

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Developers’ scourge the Great Crested Newt, gets its own officer

Environment
High temperatures forecast

Hot tips to stay safe in the summer heat

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Amber on litter patrol in  Astral Park

Kind Leighton Buzzard girl spends her birthday litter picking after media coverage of polluted oceans

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Why bloodsucking horseflies are on the rise this summer

Health
Horsefly bites can result in horrible, painful blisters

As NHS warn of a rise in blood sucking insects and horsefly bites, here’s what you should do if bitten

Health
Leighton Buzzard Mencap

Can you help Leighton Buzzard Mencap create its history timeline?

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Pictured are  Joanna Glennon, Bernie Harrison and Sarah Frisby

Three Beds NHS staff attend Westminster Abbey for official celebration to mark NHS 70th birthday

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Luton hospital failed to spot fatal sepsis in child suffering from chicken pox

Health