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Officers seek anonymity over Luton Police shooting

Bedfordshire Police officers involved in a fatal shooting in Luton have requested anonymity, an inquest hearing was told.

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Police are investigating the burglary

Appeal after armed robbery at Barton Rovers

Police are appealing for information after an armed robbery at Barton Rovers FC on Wednesday (19 July) between 12.30am and 1am.

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A still from one residents video footage of the racers.

‘Someone could get killed by these A5-M1 racers!’ claim Dunstable residents

Concerned Dunstable residents are appealing to Bedfordshire Police to stop the A5-M1 link road being used for motorbike and car racing.

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Dunstable businessman to hold meeting to help companies prepare for GDPR

A Dunstable businessman is holding a meeting for companies to highlight the need to prepare for new legislation.

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Two vehicles collide in Icknield Way, Eaton Bray

Two vehicles collided yesterday afternoon in Icknield Way, Eaton Bray, as an eyewitness reports that one of the cars was overturned.

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Jet2 has apologised after the incident

Terrifying moment plane ‘fell from the sky’ during flight home from Ibiza as passenger texted his goodbyes

An airline passenger flying home from Ibiza sent his wife what he thought was a final text as the plane he was on plummeted towards the sea in a 40-50 degree nosedive.

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Field blaze near Tring Road, Dunstable, as standing crop catches fire

Firefighters quickly put out a blaze in a field near Tring Road, Dunstable, yesterday afternoon after 18,000m2 of standing crop caught fire.

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Faecal bacteria found in ice at McDonald’s, KFC and Burger King

Faecal bacteria found in ice at McDonald’s, KFC and Burger King

Ice served in drinks at the three biggest fast food chains in the UK has been found to contain faecal bacteria.

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Motorists warned of Airport Way resurfacing work in Luton

Road resurfacing will take place in Airport Way, Luton, over five nights from Monday, July 24 to Saturday, July 29.

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Another school in lockdown as armed police turn out to detain suspected gunman today

A school went into lockdown this morning as armed police detained a suspected gunman nearby.

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Seven Luton-bound flights forced to divert due to lightning

Seven Luton-bound flights were forced to divert to other airports during last night’s thunderstorm.

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Have your say on Empty Homes Strategy

Central Bedfordshire Council is inviting the public to have their say on how to continue bringing empty homes into use across Central Bedfordshire.

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Five Luton firearms gangsters found guilty

Five Luton firearms gangsters found guilty

Five Luton men have been found guilty of conspiring to import firearms into the UK from Eastern Europe.

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Unlicenced ice cream van in Dunstable and Houghton Regis

Unlicenced ice cream van in Dunstable and Houghton Regis

Central Bedfordshire Council has issued a warning over an unlicenced ice cream van operating in Dunstable and Houghton Regis.

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Have you seen missing woman from Dunstable?

Police are appealing for the public’s help in tracing a missing 42-year-old woman from Dunstable.

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Suspended sentence for man who lied about death of missing mum in Luton

Suspended sentence for man who lied about death of missing mum in Luton

A man who gave police a false account of the death of missing mum Natalia Doherty has been given a suspended sentence.

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Crew airlifts man to hospital

The Magpas Air Ambulance airlifted a man to hospital after he suffered a cardiac arrest on Sunday.

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Warning after Biggleswade woman trapped in river trying to rescue her dog

Warning after Biggleswade woman trapped in river trying to rescue her dog

Firefighters are warning dog owners not to jump in to the water after their pet after a woman became stuck in the river at Biggleswade on Thursday afternoo.

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Find out what’s on in your parks

Join in with the 100 million visits to UK parks this #LoveParks Week (14 -23 July) and tell the world why you love your Central Bedfordshire park.

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Teamwork as football club joins forces with library

Teamwork as football club joins forces with library

Dunstable Town Football Club has developed links with Dunstable Library to develop and promote educational activities with local schools and the youth section of the club.

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