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Coca-Cola to shrink bottles and raise prices due to UK sugar tax

Fizzy drinks giant Coca-Cola is to launch smaller bottles at higher prices.

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How to stop the humble hedgehog disappearing from British gardens and countryside forever

How to stop the humble hedgehog disappearing from British gardens and countryside forever

Daniel Allen, Keele University

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Rosemary and her baby daughter, Katherine.

‘I was fined for nursing my baby in Marriott Hotel car park’ claims Houghton Regis mum

A Houghton Regis mother fought a long battle to have her parking fine cancelled, after she claimed she was charged for nursing her baby.

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10F Luton Airport Squadron

Head down to Luton RAF Air Cadets’ recruitment drive on Thursday!

Luton RAF Air Cadets are looking for daring new members ready to take on challenges and learn skills that will last them a lifetime.

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Auditions for A Midsummer Night’s Dream - The Musical

Auditions for A Midsummer Night’s Dream - The Musical

A theatre academy in Dunstable is holding free auditions for A Midsummer Night’s Dream - The Musical on Saturday, January 6, and Saturday, January 13.

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When do the decorations go down?

When should your Christmas decorations be put away?

Santa’s been and gone and you’ve had your decorations up for weeks.

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Nisa store in Toddington donates to the Toddington Amateur Dramatic Society

Nisa Local helps to make a difference in Houghton Regis and Toddington

As A Lenus Trading Ltd, who run Nisa Local stores in Toddington and Houghton Regis, have made two donations to the local community.

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The average Brit will consume 3.5 million calories from booze over a lifetime

The average Brit will consume 3.5 million calories from booze over a lifetime

The average Brit will consume a staggering 3.5 MILLION calories over a lifetime - in BOOZE alone, a study has found.

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The clergy, deputy mayor and Leagrave scouts.

Light of peace travels across world to Luton

Just in time for Christmas, a Luton church has played host to the Bethlehem Peace Light on its annual pilgrimage to millions of homes around the world.

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Student Wendy Soper.

Students celebrate ‘incredible results’ at Whipsnade art exhibition

A Dunstable art course was proud to hold its end of year exhibition, as guests felt like they were “walking through a 3D sketchbook”.

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Mother and Father Christmas.

Magical land of Narnia comes to life in Dunstable school

A Dunstable school transformed their library into a magical wonderland, as children could step into the world of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe!

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Benjamin and his sister, Coco

Benjamin brings home gold for Dunstable judo club

A Leagrave boy is celebrating a gold medal win at the British Judo Council’s Closed Nationals held in Kettering on November 19.

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Ice skating in Boston

Boston and The Berkshires in winter make a spa and shopping heaven

If you’re looking for an ideal place for a bit of winter R&R there’s a B&B option that fits the bill exactly – Boston and The Berskshires that is, in New England.

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VIDEO: What it takes to turn Center Parcs Woburn Forest into a Winter Wonderland for Christmas

Staff at Center Parcs Woburn Forest have been busy transforming the resort into a beautiful Winter Wonderland which will see the on-site Santa welcome an astonishing 13,000 expectant kids over the festive period.

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Santa Run

Luton’s Keech Hospice Care Santa Run is on Sunday!

Luton is raring to go racing as the Keech Hospice Care Santa Run has been rescheduled for Sunday (Dec 17), after being cancelled on Dec 10 due to poor weather.

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Jeremy Kyle backs hard-hitting ambulance campaign for Beds and Herts

Jeremy Kyle, a television presenter known for his zero tolerance approach, has backed a hard-hitting new ambulance campaign for Beds and Herts.

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Group shot at the relaunch of the Travel Choices Hub

Dunstable Travel Choices Hub celebrates relaunch

Central Bedfordshire Council is pleased to announce that the Travel Choices Hub in Dunstable is back in business.

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Just under 300 people attended the launch event.

Super storytelling thrives in Dunstable as Lancot Online Library launched

Imaginative Dunstable school pupils created their very own digital library books, which were celebrated during a special showcase at the town’s Grove Theatre.

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Linda and Stephen enjoying afternoon tea a few years ago.

Tributes to inspirational Dunstable mother Linda who battled Cystic Fibrosis and won medals at the National Transplant Games

The family of a brave Dunstable mother who battled Cystic Fibrosis are paying tribute to her courage and kindness, after she defied the doctors’ odds and lived to 64.

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Popular Slimming World ‘free foods’ now counted as ‘syns’

Popular Slimming World ‘free foods’ now counted as ‘syns’

Slimming World has made major changes to its diet plan with some popular ‘free foods’ now counted as ‘syns’.

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