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Weather warning for heavy rain and thunder in Bedfordshire issued by Met Office

A yellow weather warning for heavy rain has today been issued by the Met Office for Bedfordshire and the surrounding region.

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Sainsbury’s recalls sandwich fillers in food bug scare

Sainsbury’s has removed 13 of its own-brand sandwich fillers from its shelves following the discovery of food bug listeria in them.

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Stevie McGrory won the  Herts, Beds and Bucks Professional Barber of the year 2017

Top award for Dunstable barber

A barber from Gents Barbering in Dunstable has been named the Herts, Beds and Bucks Professional Barber of the year.

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Two jailed for killing of Henry Huggins

Two men have been jailed for a total of 32 years for causing the death of Luton man Henry Huggins.

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One in five Brits would rather date a pet owner

One in five Brits would rather date a pet owner

One in five Brits say they would rather date someone with a pet, according to a new survey.

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Man dies after allegedly setting self on fire in Houghton Regis

Man dies after allegedly setting self on fire in Houghton Regis

A man has died after allegedly setting himself on fire near a public park in Houghton Regis yesterday.

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Have you seen this missing budgie?

Family’s appeal to help find missing budgie

A Houghton Regis father is appealing for the public’s help in bringing back the family’s eight-month-old budgie, who has not been since Tuesday, June 20.

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‘Angry’ driver stopped twice in one night

‘Angry’ driver stopped twice in one night

An ‘angry’ Audi driver was pulled over twice on the same evening by traffic cops who clocked him doing 130mph.

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Product warning

Organic product recalled due to salmonella contamination

An organic food retailer has recalled a line of tahini because salmonella has been found in the product.

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Couch potato teens ‘as sedentary as 60-year-olds’

Couch potato teens ‘as sedentary as 60-year-olds’

Couch potato teenagers do as little exercise as 60-year olds, according to new research.

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A quarter of holidaymakers have struck disaster in Spain

A quarter of holidaymakers have struck disaster in Spain

Spain is the holiday destination where you are most likely to fall ill or have your passport or money stolen, according to new research.

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A third of animal owners confess to ‘throwing sickies’ to tend to poorly pet

A third of animal owners confess to ‘throwing sickies’ to tend to poorly pet

Nearly half of all animal owners confess that they’ve pulled a ‘sicky’ to pander to a poorly pet.

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Half of us don’t know our neighbours’ names, says poll

Half of us don’t know our neighbours’ names, says poll

More than half of all Brits don’t even know their neighbours’ full names, a survey has found.

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TOMY recall children’s toy over injury fears

Children’s toy manufacturer TOMY Europe has recalled a popular product over safety fears.

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Anger as Luton fans confront The Mall owner over Power Court

Anger as Luton fans confront The Mall owner over Power Court

Luton Town Football Club and its fans made a show of unity against The Mall owner Capital & Regional on Friday evening – vowing to go ahead with the proposed stadium at Power Court.

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Police are investigating

Drugs seized in Dunstable’s New Woodfield Green

Police have seized drugs in Dunstable’s New Woodfield Green following a clash between two men.

Crime
A 28-year-old man has been jailed for three years for dealing on streets of Skegness. ANL-170525-153830001

Biggleswade man jailed for threats and controlling behaviour to partner

A Biggleswade man has become the first person in Bedfordshire to be convicted of exercising coercive and controlling behaviour, following an investigation by the force’s Emerald team.

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Dunstable man who died in M1 collision named as Luke Wheeler

The man who died in a collision on the M1 on Wednesday (June 21) has been named.

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Dunstable’s splash park is open for business

Dunstable’s splash park is open for business

Bennett’s Splash and the Splashside Café is OPEN

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Cars have been left covered in a layer of red dust

Why have our cars suddenly been covered in dust?

People across the country will have woken up this morning to find their cars covered in a mysterious red dust.

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