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Generous donation brightens Keech Hospice Care inaugural Glow Walk

A generous £500 donation provided Keech Hospice Care with much-needed funding to brighten its inaugural Glow Walk.

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Luton Sixth  Form  and Harlow Colleges are joining forces in a Home Office-funded project No Love for Hate. Part of the camapign is this poster for the play Us and Them, written by former Luton Sixth  Former Teresa Burns

Luton Sixth Form College in No Love for Hate project

Community cohesion and far-right extremism are two of the issues being explored by Luton Sixth Form College and Harlow College as part of a Home Office-funded project.

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Free travel vaccinations and gluten-free foods could all vanish in prescriptions cost-cutting

Free travel vaccinations and gluten-free foods could all vanish in prescriptions cost-cutting

NHS England is to launch a consultation next month which could see GPs stop prescribing medicines which are available over the counter for a fraction of the cost.

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Priory Church, Dunstable

Dunstable witch to feature in fantasy film

A new fantasy feature film, Trapped Magic: The Broken Blade, is to be shot in Dunstable.

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Luton couple Ross and Rachel Finlay who are running the London Marathon to raise money and awareness about bowel cancer

Luton couple run marathon to beat bowel cancer

Luton insurance claims technician Rachel Finlay, 34, can’t wait to cross the finishing line at this year’s London Marathon.

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Nine charged with drug dealing in High Town

A total of nine people have been charged with drugs offences after a series of police raids carried out in the High Town area of Luton last Thursday morning.

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Keech Hospice Care's first Glow Walk raised �35,000

Glow Walk makes its mark as a huge success

Luton’s first ever Glow Walk was a brilliant success, according to Keech Hospice Care spokesman Mark Relf.

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Right up your street!  Have a say on parking

Right up your street! Have a say on parking

That bugbear of motorists - where to park - is to be considered by Central Bedfordshire Council.

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Minted: the new design incorporates the English rose, the Welsh leek, the Scottish thistle and the Northern Irish shamrock (Photo: Royal Mint)

All change as new £1 coin poised to enter circulation – but companies unprepared

It will be all change in Britain on Tuesday when the new £1 coin enters circulation but millions of commuters could be left facing fresh chaos as it emerged 11 out of 18 rail providers had not upgraded their machines and would be unable to accept the new tender.

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33 is the magic number - the age when Brits think they can afford a house

33 is the magic number - the age when Brits think they can afford a house

The average age when Britons living in rented accommodation think they’ll be able to afford their own house is 33.

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Jobs boost is the Links effect

Jobs boost is the Links effect

Businesses large and small are already benefitting from two new roads in Dunstable which are in the final stages of construction.

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Primark recalls kids’ clothing over choking fears

Primark recalls kids’ clothing over choking fears

Clothing giant Primark has recalled a line of children’s clothing over safety fears.

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Owning a car and carrying cash joining things like Yellow Pages and fax machines on list of  increasingly absurd things in modern life

Owning a car and carrying cash ‘increasingly absurd’ in modern life

Owning a car is bcoming ‘increasingly absurd’ as it carrying cash, according to new research.

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Baby teething necklaces recalled due to choke hazard

Amber necklaces and bracelets, wooden teething rattles and teething clips have been recalled after Trading Standards test results revealed them to be a choking hazard.

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Nearly a third of us wont see mums for Mothering Sunday

Nearly a third of us won’t see mums for Mothering Sunday

Nearly a third of all Brits will not see their mums this Mothering Sunday and almost half will not even send a card, according to a poll.

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Is this Britains most stupid legal high as kids sniff fumes from burning wheelie bins

Is this Britain’s most stupid legal high as kids sniff fumes from burning wheelie bins

Kids are literally getting wasted with Britain’s daftest drug craze - sniffing fumes from burning WHEELIE BINS, its has been claimed.

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Are you smarter than an 11 year old? Find out by taking the tes

11 PLUS QUIZ: Are you smarter than an 11 year old?

New research has revealed just 16% of parents score full marks in an 11 Plus quiz.

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When do the clocks go forward in 2017?

When do the clocks go forward in 2017?

The light nights are coming - and hopefully they’ll bring some warmer weather with them.

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Three men sentenced for violence after Luton Carnival

Three men sentenced for violence after Luton Carnival

Three Luton men have been sentenced today for their roles in a riot after last year’s Luton Carnival.

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Khalid Masood. Photo provided by Met Police SUS-170324-154600001

Westminster killer ‘taught at Luton college’

Westminster terrorist Khalid Masood taught in a Luton school according to The Sun.

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