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

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

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Fawlty Towers 2? John Cleese has a new BBC sitcom – and it starts this weekend

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FARMING MATTERS: Rural broadband needs to be priority

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Leighton Buzzard shop failed police’s knife sales test

Crime

Truck convoy will come through Leighton Buzzard this year

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65-foot Dutch barge on fire in Stoke Hammond

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Travellers’ site growth plan leads to protest

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Crime

Duo break into van in Leighton Buzzard

Crime
Tarli with Woburns Head Elephant Keeper Darren Fellowes. Photo:Bridget Davey Photography

First elephant born at Woburn Safari Park beats the odds to survive Ebola-like virus

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£4.5m plan to repair crumbling A4146 bypass

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UPDATE: A5 in Bedfordshire has now reopened

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Roadworks map for Leighton Buzzard on Monday 5th February. Photo from Roadworks.org

Traffic chaos should now ease as Anglian Water complete work on burst water main

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Roadworks in Leighton Buzzard on Monday, January 29. Photo from roadworks.org

Latest on when water main repairs will be completed, as Leighton Buzzard grinds to a halt due to roadworks

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Roadworks in Leighton Buzzard on Monday, January 29. Photo from roadworks.org

Roadworks in Leighton Buzzard cause traffic chaos for drivers

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Leighton Buzzard shop failed police’s knife sales test

Crime
Crime

Duo break into van in Leighton Buzzard

Crime
Beds PCC Kathryn Holloway

Don’t miss deadline to apply for grant funding awarded by Police Crime Commissioner

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Man charged for possession of knife in Leighton Buzzard

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Schools from Aylesbury and Wing triumph at rotary club’s annual technology tournament

Education
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!

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Education

Schools in Leighton Buzzard area are mostly ‘average’ or ‘below average’ reveal Government stats

Education
Beaudesert Lower School non-school uniform day to support homeless charity

Non-school uniform day to help raise money for Leighton Linslade Homeless Service

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The blood donation session at Dunstable Community Fire Station. Jason is pictured second from right. Jason visited in the afternoon and was informed that the centre was on target to hit 140 pints by the evening.  Credit: David Stubbs.

Blood supplies kept Leighton Buzzard firefighter alive after horrific road accident

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First elephant born at Woburn Safari Park beats the odds to survive Ebola-like virus

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ET library. Red Dwarf TV show

30 years of Red Dwarf: We present our favourite quotes

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

Arriva under fire as buses to Tilsworth axed

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The A4146 near Soulbury.  Photo: Google

£4.5m plan to repair crumbling A4146 bypass

Transport

Roundabout for new housing development in Leighton Buzzard would be ‘madness’

Politics
Council Tax

Council recognises financial pressures Central Bedfordshire residents face as it proposes lower tax rise

Politics
Leighton Buzzard Observer, February 6, 2018

Proposed three-weekly black bin collection and £40 garden waste charge will be subject to a ‘genuine consultation’ vow councillors

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Black bins could become a three-weekly collection

Three-weekly black bin collections and £40 garden waste charge for Leighton Buzzard area?

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The White House, Leighton Buzzard

Leighton-Linslade Town Council agrees council tax freeze for sixth year running

Business

Farmer’s shock as family land is included in Central Bedfordshire Council’s ‘call for sites’

Environment
The Greensand Trust's aspiration for Shire Oak Heath

Purchase complete of Shire Oak Heath, but another £15k needed to fully fund restoration work

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Leighton Buzzard Observer, February 6, 2018

Proposed three-weekly black bin collection and £40 garden waste charge will be subject to a ‘genuine consultation’ vow councillors

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Plans under way for the 40th anniversary of Bedford River Festival

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NHS Trust has ‘made improvements’ after deaths in Bedfordshire

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Share why you love the NHS

Health
John (left) and Jamie

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

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Front row: Edith Griffith, Margaret Brown, Mayor Cllr Syed Rahman. Back row: Dr Ros Lucy, Dr Laura Lewis, Dr John Henderson, Rose Gunter PPG Work Group Chair

A healthy interest in updating booklet for Leighton Buzzard’s older people

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Women's Health, St Judes

Free advice on women’s health from St Judes Clinic, Leighton Buzzard

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