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Hatters boss hails 'wonderful' new training facility

Luton boss Nathan Jones hailed his side’s new training ground as a ‘wonderful’ facility after his players tried it out for the first time on Thursday.

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Luton men jailed after staging car crash

Luton men jailed after staging car crash

Two men from Luton were among a trio jailed after staging a car crash in Watford to make false insurance claims.

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Leasehold ‘rip-off’ in Leighton and Dunstable raised by MP

South West Beds MP Andrew Selous has raised the unacceptable practice of large developers buying freehold land on which they then sell houses on a leasehold basis.

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Storm Doris pulled down trees all over the UK

WATCH: 10 of the most viewed Storm Doris videos

Storm Doris battered the UK yesterday and much of it was captured on video.

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Gardeners’ delight as green waste collection restarts

Central Bedfordshire Council will recommence its fortnightly kerbside collections of garden waste from Monday 27 February to coincide with its usual dry recycling bin collections.

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The "racist" t-shirt and Negan from The Walking Dead.

“Holy cr*p, people are stupid:” Walking Dead actor blasts minister who got Primark to ban “racist” t-shirt

An actor whose catchphrase is at the centre of a “racist” t-shirt row has blasted the Methodist minister who got Primark to ban the garment after he complained.

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Riding the range: Alan Wooding lived out a boyhood dream on a Canadian ranch.

Travel: Living out a Wild West dream

Mention Canada and most people immediately think of a trip through the Rockies from Calgary to Vancouver – but In the first of two features about one of the Commonwealth country's lesser known provinces, travel writer Alan Wooding enjoys all that the prairie state of Saskatchewan has to offer.

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Boredom in Britain at a new low

Boredom in Britain at a new low

Boredom in Britain is at an all-time low - thanks to our our SMARTPHONES.

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Tribute to woman killed in nightclub blaze

Tribute to woman killed in nightclub blaze

A donation in memory of a Luton woman who died after being involved in a tragic fire has been made to the burns unit at Stoke Mandeville Hospital.Friends and colleagues of Elsa Albu raised more than £4,000 in her name after her death in November 2015.

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Pelly-Ruddock Mpanzu in action against Plymouth last season

PREVIEW: Luton Town v Plymouth Argyle

Plymouth are giving themselves every chance of avoiding a repeat of the heartache they suffered last season when they blew their chances of going up.

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Firm fined for worker’s injury

Firm fined for worker’s injury

An accident investigation by Luton Borough Council has resulted in a company being fined more than £13,000 after pleading guilty to three offences under the Health and Safety at Work Act.

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Central Bedfordshire confirms council tax rise of 4.5%

Central Bedfordshire confirms council tax rise of 4.5%

The council tax budget for Central Bedfordshire was approved last night (Thursday).

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Facing Gunners ‘magicians’ like Sanchez helped Macey prepare for Luton move

Arsenal keeper Matt Macey hopes that coming up against ‘magicians’ such as Alexis Sanchez will stand him in good stead for his loan stint at Luton.

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The My Care Co-ordination Team. Sarah Myford (middle)

Keech Hospice Care shortlisted for national awards in House of Lords

Hard-working staff at Keech Hospice Care were finalists in a national awards ceremony held at the House of Lords last night.

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Christian Walton during his time on loan at Luton

Jones confirms it’s ‘highly unlikely’ Brighton keeper Walton will return to Luton

Hatters boss Nathan Jones conceded it is ‘highly unlikely’ that supporters will see goalkeeper Christian Walton in a Luton shirt again this season.

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The fallen tree in Totternhoe

Fire officers out in force because of Storm Doris

Storm Doris has wreaked havoc across Bedfordshire, with trees falling, roofs blowing off and even a teenager impaled in the wrist by railings.

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TRAVEL ADVICE: Storm Doris affects roads across Beds

Bedfordshire Police is issuing advice in light of Storm Doris closing a number of roads across the county.

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WATCH: Storm Doris round-up: How it is affecting your county

From road closures and damage being caused by the high winds, here is a comprehensive round-up of incidents affecting Northants, Milton Keynes, Bucks, Beds, Herts, Warwickshire and Oxfordshire.

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Luton defender James Justin

Justin has a big part to play for Luton during ‘business end’

Hatters boss Nathan Jones has reiterated his claims that young defender James Justin has a big part to play in Luton’s end to the League Two campaign.

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Fire caused by a faulty tumble dryer.

ALERT: Bedfordshire residents urged to unplug EXPLODING tumble dryers

Residents across Bedfordshire are being urged to unplug a range of faulty tumble dryers - after some of them started to EXPLODE.

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