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Houghton Regis mum reveals how vasculitis left her deaf and numb on left side

A Houghton Regis mother who is battling a rare auto immune disease that has left her deaf, and with limited feeling in her left side, is hoping to raise awareness.

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One mile to go!

Dunstable runner helps National Brain Appeal and hospital that saved her father

A determined Dunstable woman completed the hottest marathon on record to say thank you to the hospital that saved her father’s life.

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A London protest: over 2,400 people died due to the scandal. Sharon is clear of HepC but left at risk of liver cancer.

‘Contaminated blood victims must speak out now!’ says Houghton Regis campaigner whose blood was tainted

A former Houghton Regis resident whose blood was tainted during the 1980s contamination scandal is encouraging other victims to seek justice.

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Caroline and Brian. 'I think he's blown away by all the adoration!' said Caroline.

Studham villagers’ bid to ‘Save Our Brian!’

Determined residents of Studham village have launched an online campaign to stop their beloved postman from being relocated.

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Luton and Dunstable University Hospital

Promoting healthy eating

The Luton and Dunstable University Hospital (L&D) have introduced a number of changes to promote healthy eating for patients and staff.

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Booking fraud costs holidaymakers £6.7 million

Booking fraud costs holidaymakers £6.7 million

Travel fraud is costing UK holidaymakers millions of pounds per year – and also having a severe effect on their health or financial wellbeing.

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Shaun and his mum, Shelly.

Luton’s Shaun needs your votes for CBBC singing contest!

A determined Luton teenager is hoping to reach the finals of a major CBBC talent contest - and you have 24 hours to help!

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REVEALED IN PICTURES: 40 Luton pubs you went to over the years that aren’t there anymore

It might only be the first day of the working week, but that hasn’t stopped many of us counting down the minutes until pub o’clock.

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Aldi launch new BBQ pizza ovens

Aldi launch new BBQ pizza ovens

Hawaiian, Pepperoni or Margarita – whatever your topping of choice would-be chefs can create pizzas like a pro as Aldi are launching a new outdoor pizza oven.

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Ian Bee. Credit: A Harbron, ADH Photos.

Top musicians and Drumin2 make lessons for lower income Dunstable families

A popular drum teacher recommended by the likes of Steve White is pioneering a new project to help lower income Dunstable families.

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The spaghetti experiment

Houghton Regis Primary School’s super science week

Houghton Regis Primary School had a fantastic time celebrating British Science Week, which included lessons on Darwin’s discoveries and super spaghetti experiments!

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The Autism Bedfordshire gardeners

Autism Bedfordshire’s community garden to hold grand opening in Dunstable on Monday!

A bright and beautiful community garden planted by adults with autism will hold its grand opening ceremony in Dunstable on Monday, April 9.

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Arndale House will 'free up much needed space on the hospital site' provision.

‘We don’t want to travel to Arndale House’ argue Dunstable residents

Dunstable residents have been voicing their concerns about the relocation of health services from Luton and Dunstable Hospital to Arndale House.

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Cheque that out!

Dunstable man plans family trip to Oz after winning £2m with Sky Vegas

A man from Dunstable who won £2 million on a Sky Vegas slot game is planning to take his family to Australia first class with the winnings.

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Bury Park Muslim Community handed out gifts to Luton Town supporters ahead of Monday's game. Photo by Gareth Owen / Luton Town FC

A chocolate treat for Hatters fans

Members of the Bury Park community handed out Easter treats to Luton Town supporters before Monday’s match against Mansfield.

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Please let the RSPCA know which area you are from and would like to cover.

RSPCA looking for wildlife casualty volunteers in Luton and Dunstable

The RSPCA is looking for animal lovers in Luton and Dunstable who would like to train as wildlife casualty volunteers for Beds and Herts.

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The launch

Luton and Dunstable veterans and military leavers could embark on NHS career

The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) has received the royal seal of approval for a scheme which could help Luton and Dunstable military leavers and veterans.

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Luton and Dunstable University Hospital

Services to move from L&D to Arndale House

Dunstable patients may have to travel to a new community health hub, as hospital services including phlebotomy, dermatology and sexual health move to Luton’s Arndale House.

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Why deleting your Facebook account could cause you problems

Following the internet-shaking news that Cambridge Analytica “harvested” the data of 50 million Facebook users, many users of the social network are now considering deleting their accounts.

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VIDEO: Lick my face! Sugar-smiths can now make YOUR face into a giant lolly

hh Forget chocolate eggs this Easter, now you can get your face made into a lolly in the ultimate confectionary personalisation.

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