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Peppa Pig ‘encourages parents to abuse NHS services’ says family doctor

Peppa Pig may be encouraging concerned parents to tie up NHS services with trivial issues, according to a family doctor.

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Fraudsters are particularly active over the festive period

How to avoid credit card fraud this Christmas

It’s an unfortunate fact that, for most of us, a Merry Christmas will involve a bit of expense.

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Amazon

REVEALED: How to get money off Amazon purchases before the Boxing Day sales

Looking to bag a bargain before the Boxing Day sales start?

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Court

Houghton Regis pensioner jailed 14 years for historic sex abuse

A pensioner has been jailed for 14 years after being convicted of child abuse dating back 50 years.

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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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It’s farewell to a Dunstable landmark

It’s farewell to a Dunstable landmark

Work to dismantle a disused gasholder on the National Grid site in Dunstable gets underway in late January.

Business
Nothing negative about these donors - blood centre needs your help now

Nothing negative about these donors - blood centre needs your help now

People with two valuable blood groups are being urged to donate at Luton Donor Centre now.

Health
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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IN FULL: Hurdles to cross for Luton’s planned expansion of airport

IN FULL: Hurdles to cross for Luton’s planned expansion of airport

Bold plans to more than double Luton Airport’s capacity could be the linchpin to Luton’s prosperity – but not without overcoming significant hurdles.

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Fly tipper has van seized after dumping rubbish in Dunstable

Fly tipper has van seized after dumping rubbish in Dunstable

A fly tipper has been fined and may have his vehicle crushed after being caught in the act of dumping rubbish.

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Police are investigating

Appeal for CCTV after shots fired at Dunstable home

Police are appealing for witnesses after receiving reports that two shots were fired in Mountview Avenue, Dunstable, on Wednesday night.

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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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The project that aims to give hope to others

A community project in Luton wants to offer hope this Christmas.

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Autism Bedfordshire charity shop has opened in Dunstable

Charity opens first shop in Dunstable

Autism Befordshire opened the doors to its first charity shop, in Dunstable, last month.

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Johnston Press awarded funding from Google Innovation Initiative

Johnston Press awarded funding from Google Innovation Initiative

This newspaper, published by Johnston Press, today announces that it has won two separate grants from the Digital News Initiative Innovation Fund, which is backed by Google.

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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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Woman and child trapped in vehicle on Whipsnade Road Dunstable

A woman and child had to be rescued from their car after a single vehicle collision on Whipsnade Road, Dunstable.

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Violent robberies have risen by 43 per cent.

Luton boy injured by laser pen

Officers are appealing for witnesses after a teenager was injured when he had a laser pen shone at him.

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ADVERT: New series of Shop Well For Less commissioned after success

ADVERT: New series of Shop Well For Less commissioned after success

RDF West has been commissioned to make a third 4x60’ series of Shop Well For Less? for BBC One following the success of the last series. 

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