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Britain’s most expensive train fare revealed

A train journey spanning barely half the country has been revealed as the country’s most expensive standard class ticket available to passengers.

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Queues on the M1 this morning.

Body found on M1 had been ‘travelled over several times’ according to police sergeant

The body of a man discovered on the M1 this morning had been “travelled over by several vehicles,” according to a police sergeant at the scene.

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Man hospitalised

Woman hurt in airport fall

A woman was seriously hurt after falling twelve feet onto tarmac at Luton Airport on Christmas Eve.

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Tribute to man killed on Christmas Eve

Tribute to man killed on Christmas Eve

The family of a Luton man killed on Christmas Eve have paid tribute to him.

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Luton man killed in Redbourn car collision

Luton man killed in Redbourn car collision

A Luton man has died following a collision on the A1583 Redbourn Road between Hemel Hempstead and St Albans.

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Two hurt in road collision

Two hurt in road collision

Two women were taken to hospital following a road traffic collision in Luton on Tuesday.

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Man serious after Luton car crash

A man was seriously injured in the early hours of this morning after his car came off a road in Luton.

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Justice Secretary  Liz Truss and Alan Mak

Justice secretary praises our campaign calling for tougher sentences for killer drivers

The justice secretary has praised our campaign calling for tougher sentences for those who kill on the roads.

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Man hurt in collision with bus

Man hurt in collision with bus

A man needed hospital treatment this afternoon after a collision between a car and a bus on Bluebellwood Close in Luton.

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DRIVE FOR JUSTICE CAMPAIGN: Number of driving bans handed out by courts falls by 62%

DRIVE FOR JUSTICE CAMPAIGN: Number of driving bans handed out by courts falls by 62%

One of the aims of the Drive For Justice campaign is to lobby for greater use of driving bans given out when sentencing and longer bans for those who kill or seriously injure on the roads.

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DRIVE FOR JUSTICE CAMPAIGN: Max sentence for death by dangerous driving may be increased to 20 years

DRIVE FOR JUSTICE CAMPAIGN: Max sentence for death by dangerous driving may be increased to 20 years

Speculation is rife that the Government’s long awaited review of dangerous driving offences and penalties may consider the possibility of increasing the maximum sentence for death by dangerous driving from 14 years to 20 years.

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Key road safety charities back our Drive for Justice campaign

Key road safety charities back our Drive for Justice campaign

There is a backlash from families who have lost loved ones to road crashes that justice is not done with lenient sentences compounding their grief.

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Killer drivers must pay the price - new Drive For Justice campaign launched

Killer drivers must pay the price - new Drive For Justice campaign launched

Drivers who kill have been sentenced to an average of just four years in prison with dozens escaping jail altogether, an investigation has revealed.

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Largest supermoon in 70 years visible tonight

Largest supermoon in 70 years visible tonight

On Monday night there will be an incredible supermoon – when the full moon will be at its biggest and brightest for almost 70 years.

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Taurid meteor shower to bring fireballs to UK skies this weekend

Taurid meteor shower to bring ‘fireballs’ to UK skies this weekend

Look up into the night sky this weekend, and you may just see a fireball streaking through the darkness.

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No Southern rail services for three days

No Southern rail services for three days

Strike action will mean Southern trains do not call at stations in Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire or West Hertfordshire until Friday.

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Porz Avenue roundabout diversion from 22/10/16 to 30/10/16. Photo provided by Central Bedfordshire Council.

Essential roadworks on Porz Avenue

Drivers are being advised that Porz Avenue roundabout in Dunstable will be closed next week.

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Luton teen died in high speed bike crash

Luton teen died in high speed bike crash

A teenager lost control of a motorcycle which then crashed leaving him with fatal injuries, an inquest has heard,

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Luton man killed in M1 crash

Luton man killed in M1 crash

A Luton man has died after a collision on the M1 in Northamptonshire.

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Cost of living - fuel prices on the rise

Cost of living - fuel prices on the rise

Mixed news for motorists this week as the cost of fuel has remained largely the same this week, with unleaded petrol still at 111.3 pence per litre.

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