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What are the last Christmas posting dates for International Airmail?

While many of us are in constant touch electronically with friends and family, the old tradition of sending (and receiving) Christmas cards to far-flung places is one that we still hold dear.

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All the winners.

Deserving winners honoured at Dunstable and Houghton Regis Business and Community Awards

There was plenty of praise handed out with the accolades as the Dunstable and Houghton Regis Business and Community Awards took place once again.

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Here’s how to be part of Great British Bake Off 2018 - apply now

Applications are now open for the 2018 series of The Great British Bake Off.

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Lee and Lisa Roberts at the awards

Dunstable catering company celebrates winning two awards

A family run catering company from Dunstable won the Caterer of the Year award for the South of England and the Regional Caterer of the year for the South East at the English Wedding Supplier awards last week.

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Lidl

Lidl recalls drink due to allergy risk

Discount supermarket chain Lidl is recalling four varieties of its drinking choclate sticks as they contain various allergens such as nut, wheat, gluten soya and dairy products.

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Ever wondered what the most used emoji is?

Apple reveals the most popular emojis

The most popular emojis among US English speakers has been revealed by tech giant Apple.

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Protein supplement recalled due to allergy fears

Protein supplement recalled due to allergy fears

A popular brand of protein supplement has been recalled by its manufacturer due to its containing possible allergens not mentioned on its label.

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Woburn resort named DEFRA Bees’ Needs Champion for green roofs

Woburn resort named DEFRA Bees’ Needs Champion for green roofs

The newest Center Parcs village, Woburn Forest, which opened in the summer of 2014 in Bedfordshire, has just been named a Bees’ Needs Champion by DEFRA at their annual awards ceremony.

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The scam in action

Police issue warning over supermarket money-off voucher scam

Police have issued a warning about a new scam currently doing the rounds on WhatsApp involving ‘money off vouchers’.

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Famous Treehouse accommodation is coming to Center Parcs Woburn Forest resort

Famous Treehouse accommodation is coming to Center Parcs Woburn Forest resort

Following the huge popularity of Treehouse accommodation at Sherwood Forest, Elveden Forest and Longleat Forest, Center Parcs has announced that three brand new Treehouses are being built at nearby Woburn Forest.

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Product warning

Popular make-up brand recalls product over eye irritation fears

If you use this brand or know someone who does take note.

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If your family are self-confessed big spenders this could be perfect for you

BBC’s Shop Well For Less seeks contestants

If your family are self-confessed big spenders, the BBC is looking for contestants to enter Shop Well For Less which teaches households how to become savvier shoppers.

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What will you be eating in 2018?

Waitrose has revealed the food you’ll be eating in 2018

Japanese ‘dude food’, Indian tapas and plant protein look set to become the big dishes of 2018 according to a new report.

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The M1 between Northampton and MK was closed this morning

Delays after M1 closed between after Milton Keynes following accident involving three lorries

There were major delays on the M1 this morning after a section of the motorway was closed following an accident involving three lorries.

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Coca-Cola truck

Where is the famous Coca-Cola Christmas truck visiting near you as Bucks, Herts and Northants locations revealed

The world-famous Coca-Cola Christmas truck will be stopping in Bucks, Herts and Northants next month as part of it UK tour.

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Emergency Credit. Lhouette, who used to spend time in the High Town area, said: With the right backing Luton has massive potential to develop and be nationally recognised as a richly varied, creative town.

Luton and Dunstable childhood fuels urban pop artist Lhouette!

An urban pop artist who grew up in Luton and Dunstable has launched an exciting new collection, as he moves into his new Bedfordshire studio.

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The proposed stadium

‘Size and complexity’ of Hatters stadium plans means wait goes on

The “complexity” of Luton Town’s plans for a new football stadium means fans are no nearer knowing when the planning applications will go before councillors for a decision.

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The White Hart Ampthill

Ampthill’s landmark Coaching Inn closes for 10 days to install early Christmas present

Time seems to have flown by since the White Hart at Ampthill was restored to its former Georgian Coaching Inn glory in May 2015.

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Plan unveiled to improve Dunstable High Street

Plan unveiled to improve Dunstable High Street

A glimpse of what Dunstable High Street could look like has been revealed as Central Bedfordshire Council prepares to hold a number of public consultations next week.

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Could Dunstable Downs have its own parish council?

Survey wants your views on your parish

Residents in Central Bedfordshire are being given the opportunity to have a say on how local communities are represented by parish or town councils.

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