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Council plan to repair pavements

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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

Venomous bird-eating spiders found on the loose in the UK

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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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Multiple crews of firefighters spend three hours dealing with stubble fire in Cublington

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Why bloodsucking horseflies are on the rise this summer

Health

Tribute to ex-Hockliffe Street Post master Thelma

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Are villagers’ fears that Tilsworth travellers’ site will turn into another Dale Farm unjustified?

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Carnival 2018 was legendary, but attendance hit by the heat and World Cup

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Picture yourself in this perfect postcard cottage

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

Crime
Beds Police officers

Remembering police officers who died in WW1 – including Edmund Kirk from Leighton Buzzard

Crime
Police officers on the beat

‘PCC’s salary would be better spent on frontline officers’ says Leighton Buzzard councillor

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PCC Kathryn Holloway

‘Comments are surprising in the extreme’ - PCC hits back at criticism from Leighton Buzzard councillor

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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
St George's Lower School dads' football match

St George’s dads and Leighton Town FC development team help raise money for playground equipment

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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
Trevor Nelson MBE, Britvic's David Greenaway, Peter Borg-Neal, The Caterer's Editor Chris Gamm

Popular pub-restaurant group scoops major hospitality award

Business

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
Ken Sharer

Obituary: Remembering Leighton-Linslade’s Ken Sharer

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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