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Luton Today
Air rescue for an injured birdA buzzard which suffered a broken wing after being hit by a car was rescued – a
Air rescue for an injured bird
Luton Today / Posted 2 days ago
A buzzard which suffered a broken wing after being hit by a car was rescued – appropriately – by a Leighton Buzzard pilot. Businessman and marine mammal medic Graham Mountford flew the injured bird-of-prey from the East Sussex Wildlife Rescue and... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Tom Condon's century keeps up Aston Rowant's Cherwell title challengethey reached 235-8 with more than 12 overs to spare, Jason Cardy taking 3-34.
Tom Condon's century keeps up Aston Rowant's Cherwell title challenge
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
they reached 235-8 with more than 12 overs to spare, Jason Cardy taking 3-34. l Horspath 2nd 8, Twyford 25 Basement boys Leighton Buzzard Town posted a 52-run win at Long Marston. Phil Whatmore hit 100 not out to see Buzzard to 229-6 in their 50... Read more
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Luton Today
Record the Talking Newspapersound studio. They now have two sound-proof rooms for producing audio versions
Record the Talking Newspaper
Luton Today / Posted 3 days ago
sound studio. They now have two sound-proof rooms for producing audio versions of the Luton News, Dunstable Gazette and Leighton Buzzard Observer and have opportunities for people who’d like to volunteer as sound engineers. You can meet new... Read more
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Thame Gazette
Heartbreak for Dinton as Lord’s dream is over for another yearwho made a sensible 37 not out, before some big hitting by Kelvin Burrows (22)
Heartbreak for Dinton as Lord’s dream is over for another year
Thame Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
who made a sensible 37 not out, before some big hitting by Kelvin Burrows (22) guided Dinton most of the way home in quick time, eventually winning with three wickets and 13 overs to spare. Dinton face a trip to Leighton Buzzard this... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
Heartbreak for Dinton as Lord’s dream is over for another yearwho made a sensible 37 not out, before some big hitting by Kelvin Burrows (22)
Heartbreak for Dinton as Lord’s dream is over for another year
Aylesbury Today / Posted 4 days ago
who made a sensible 37 not out, before some big hitting by Kelvin Burrows (22) guided Dinton most of the way home in quick time, eventually winning with three wickets and 13 overs to spare. Dinton face a trip to Leighton Buzzard this... Read more
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Oxford Mail
WEEKEND RESULTS July 23-242nd 234-9 (J Todd 42, J Biggs 33, J Deal 3-45), Twyford 235-8 (Z Saeed 46no, L
WEEKEND RESULTS July 23-24
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
2nd 234-9 (J Todd 42, J Biggs 33, J Deal 3-45), Twyford 235-8 (Z Saeed 46no, L Roberts 43, B Curley 38, J Cardy 3-34). Leighton Buzzard Town 229-6 (P Whatmore 100no, D Roberts 38, E Robinson 3-38), Long Marston 177 (S Bastin 72, M Storey 45, D... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Cumnor continue to slip down Division 1 table after defeat by Horspath 2ndup to fifth. Cumnor 6pts, Horspath 2nd 25 ASTON Rowant moved back up to secon
Cumnor continue to slip down Division 1 table after defeat by Horspath 2nd
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
up to fifth. Cumnor 6pts, Horspath 2nd 25 ASTON Rowant moved back up to second place after a thumping 122-run victory at Leighton Buzzard Town. Rowant posted 217-9 in their 50 overs as Ben Knowler hit 47 and Thad Cooper 41, Dan Scott claiming... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Weekend results July 16 & 17217-7 (M Nelson 97, G Carter 42). Aston Rowant 2nd 217-9 (B Knowler 47, T Coop
Weekend results July 16 & 17
Oxford Mail / Posted 11 days ago
217-7 (M Nelson 97, G Carter 42). Aston Rowant 2nd 217-9 (B Knowler 47, T Cooper 41, D Whatman 33, D Scott 5-47), Leighton Buzzard Town 95 (D Whatman 38). Division 2 Abingdon Vale 135 (H Pickford 56, B Laycock 4-38, M Saunders 4-39),... Read more
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Daily Record
Son hails Great Scot 2015 war hero as the best dad he could've hadFarnborough, he did not take a single day off in six years.” Former IT expert
Son hails Great Scot 2015 war hero as the best dad he could've had
Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
Farnborough, he did not take a single day off in six years.” Former IT expert Glenn, who lives with his wife Ros, 57, in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, added: “I was so proud of my father’s incredible achievements. He was a hero in every sense... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Central Bedfordshire College guidelivelier night-time scene.Facilities Teaching at the college is across three m
Central Bedfordshire College guide
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
livelier night-time scene.Facilities Teaching at the college is across three main campuses: Dunstable, Houghton Regis and Leighton Buzzard. Due to the fact that higher education courses are run in conjunction with the University of Bedfordshire,... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Scott Harris is Blewbury & Wallingford hero against Shiptonbowled out for 198. l Long Marston 25, Dinton 9 Tiddington’s much-improved fo
Scott Harris is Blewbury & Wallingford hero against Shipton
Oxford Mail / Posted 16 days ago
bowled out for 198. l Long Marston 25, Dinton 9 Tiddington’s much-improved form continued as they easily beat visitors Leighton Buzzard Town by 98 runs. Leading the way was Chris Goodman, who hammered a brilliant 118, while older brother Will... Read more
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Oxford Mail
WEEKEND RESULTS: July 9-1070, J Smith 30), Dinton 198 (N Roberts 61, J Beesley 4-29). Tiddington 308-6 (
WEEKEND RESULTS: July 9-10
Oxford Mail / Posted 19 days ago
70, J Smith 30), Dinton 198 (N Roberts 61, J Beesley 4-29). Tiddington 308-6 (C Goodman 118, W Goodman 57no, M Smith 30), Leighton Buzzard Town 210 (J Kempster 87, P Whatmore 48, M Maule 5-26). Twyford 264 (B Afzal 91, B Curley 30, J Curtis... Read more
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Luton Today
SWIMMING: Bradshaw and Carrick star in Dunstable wina number of superb swims in their Milton Keynes & District Junior Swimming Leag
SWIMMING: Bradshaw and Carrick star in Dunstable win
Luton Today / Posted 19 days ago
a number of superb swims in their Milton Keynes & District Junior Swimming League competition at the Tiddenfoot Pool in Leighton Buzzard on Saturday. Some of Dunstable’s key young junior swimmers were not available to swim on the night but... Read more
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Luton Today
Pollock races to record win in John O’Callaghan 5m eventthe second fastest time in the country this year, with Deed, 38, clocking 24.41
Pollock races to record win in John O’Callaghan 5m event
Luton Today / Posted 20 days ago
the second fastest time in the country this year, with Deed, 38, clocking 24.41mins. An isolated Peter Mackrell of Leighton Buzzard AC led home the rest of the field four minutes behind the winner. In the ladies race, Victoria Pritchard of... Read more
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Luton Today
GOLF: Smith wins a first Schools cap for EnglandDowns, with a gross 73. The youngster, who plays off a 1.6 handicap, and curre
GOLF: Smith wins a first Schools cap for England
Luton Today / Posted 20 days ago
Downs, with a gross 73. The youngster, who plays off a 1.6 handicap, and currently attends Vandyke Upper school in Leighton Buzzard, went on to play in the NASUWT SE Schools Championship held at Eaton GC, Norwich at the beginning of... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Delight at new Ronald McDonald House plansHenoch-Schonlein purpura (HSP) - a disease involving inflammation of small bloo
Delight at new Ronald McDonald House plans
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 21 days ago
Henoch-Schonlein purpura (HSP) - a disease involving inflammation of small blood vessels. Miss Verwey, 26, who lives in Leighton Buzzard, said: "Having the Ronald McDonald house means my partner and I can take turns for the night shifts. It's... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Delight at new Ronald McDonald House plansHenoch-Schonlein purpura (HSP) - a disease involving inflammation of small bloo
Delight at new Ronald McDonald House plans
Oxford Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Henoch-Schonlein purpura (HSP) - a disease involving inflammation of small blood vessels. Miss Verwey, 26, who lives in Leighton Buzzard, said: "Having the Ronald McDonald house means my partner and I can take turns for the night shifts. It's... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Great & Little Tew 2nd cruise as sorry Oxford 2nd lose againto spare. l Aston Rowant 2nd 5, Dinton 25 Ed Oakley starred for Horspath 2nd
Great & Little Tew 2nd cruise as sorry Oxford 2nd lose again
Oxford Mail / Posted 23 days ago
to spare. l Aston Rowant 2nd 5, Dinton 25 Ed Oakley starred for Horspath 2nd in his side’s five-wicket win at home to Leighton Buzzard Town. Oakley claimed brilliant figures of 5-24 as Buzzard were shot out for 74 inside 22 overs. Horspath... Read more
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Oxford Mail
WEEKEND RESULTS: July 2-3Ali 71, A Smith 53, M Ludlow 45no). Great Brickhill 122 (D Warner 3-26, M Mann
WEEKEND RESULTS: July 2-3
Oxford Mail / Posted 26 days ago
Ali 71, A Smith 53, M Ludlow 45no). Great Brickhill 122 (D Warner 3-26, M Mannering 3-28), Cumnor 123-5 (A Davies 35no). Leighton Buzzard Town 74 (E Oakley 5-24), Horspath 2nd 75-5 (J Kempster 3-39). Tiddington 267-7 (M Maule 74, J Higgs 50, C... Read more
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Luton Today
NETBALL: Red Devils are too strong for Tornadoesrelentess and they were eventual 38-31 winners, recording a ninth victory. The
NETBALL: Red Devils are too strong for Tornadoes
Luton Today / Posted 27 days ago
relentess and they were eventual 38-31 winners, recording a ninth victory. The Plate saw the Green Tornadoes take on the Leighton Buzzard Harriers. In the first quarter Tornadoes had first centre but did not score, as Harriers seized the... Read more
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Thame Gazette
Hundreds turn out for best-ever Tour de ValeAylesbury Cycling Campaign, Buckingham Bikes and Abingdon Venture Rescue for yo
Hundreds turn out for best-ever Tour de Vale
Thame Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
Aylesbury Cycling Campaign, Buckingham Bikes and Abingdon Venture Rescue for your continued support.” Liz Miller, 72, from Leighton Buzzard, who was participating in the event for a second time said: “I’ve really enjoyed the ride today. “During... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
Hundreds turn out for best-ever Tour de ValeAylesbury Cycling Campaign, Buckingham Bikes and Abingdon Venture Rescue for yo
Hundreds turn out for best-ever Tour de Vale
Aylesbury Today / Posted 29 days ago
Aylesbury Cycling Campaign, Buckingham Bikes and Abingdon Venture Rescue for your continued support.” Liz Miller, 72, from Leighton Buzzard, who was participating in the event for a second time said: “I’ve really enjoyed the ride today. “During... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Ben Knowler's late spell helps send Aston Rowant top of Cherwell League Division 1to the top as Marston were skittled out for just 68. Elsewhere, Cumnor moved u
Ben Knowler's late spell helps send Aston Rowant top of Cherwell League Division 1
Oxford Mail / Posted 30 days ago
to the top as Marston were skittled out for just 68. Elsewhere, Cumnor moved up to fourth place after a five-wicket win at Leighton Buzzard Town. Youngster Sam Powell was the pick of the Cumnor attack as his 3-31 helped to dismiss the home side... Read more
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Oxford Mail
WEEKEND RESULTS June 25 & 26LEAGUE Division 1 Tiddington 141-9 (Najam Rehman 4-24), Dinton 130 (M Ludlow
WEEKEND RESULTS June 25 & 26
Oxford Mail / Posted 1 months ago
LEAGUE Division 1 Tiddington 141-9 (Najam Rehman 4-24), Dinton 130 (M Ludlow 46, N Smith 3-23, B Smith 3-24). Leighton Buzzard Town 129 (Mk Burfoot 33, S Powell 3-31), Cumnor 137-5 (H Ackland 37). Aston Rowant 2nd 115 (T Condon 36, J... Read more
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The Comet
Police hub could be coming to Biggleswade as part of Police and Crime Plan for Bedfordshirethe district. She said: “Clearly the main towns and areas of demand like Luton
Police hub could be coming to Biggleswade as part of Police and Crime Plan for Bedfordshire
The Comet / Posted 1 months ago
the district. She said: “Clearly the main towns and areas of demand like Luton, Dunstable, Houghton Regis, Bedford and Leighton Buzzard all need hubs, and the north of the county needs one – potentially at Biggleswade or – with the agreement of... Read more
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Daily Mail
UK's membership of the EU is hanging in the balancevoters were unable to have their say in the EU referendum today following an er
UK's membership of the EU is hanging in the balance
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
voters were unable to have their say in the EU referendum today following an error at a polling station. Some residents in Leighton Buzzard, Beds., were not included on the registration list and were turned away when they turned up to cast their... Read more
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Daily Mail
Farage concedes DEFEAT as polls close and survey shows Remain 52-48%voters were unable to have their say in the EU referendum today following an er
Farage concedes DEFEAT as polls close and survey shows Remain 52-48%
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
voters were unable to have their say in the EU referendum today following an error at a polling station. Some residents in Leighton Buzzard, Beds., were not included on the registration list and were turned away when they turned up to cast their... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
EU referendum 2016 live polls, odds, predictions and updates as Greater Manchester votesvote would be complete without something going wrong at some polling station so
EU referendum 2016 live polls, odds, predictions and updates as Greater Manchester votes
Manchester Evening News / Posted 1 months ago
vote would be complete without something going wrong at some polling station somewhere. This time, it appears to be Leighton Buzzard. It appears voters have been turned away due to some kind of administrative mix up. There’s always... Read more
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metro
'Total shambles' as voters with polling cards are told they can't voteThere were problems in Leighton Buzzard today (Picture: Getty) Voters have bee
'Total shambles' as voters with polling cards are told they can't vote
metro / Posted 1 months ago
There were problems in Leighton Buzzard today (Picture: Getty) Voters have been turned away from casting their ballots in the EU referendum because of a mix-up at a polling station. Several people in Leighton Buzzard turned up with their polling... Read more
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Daily Star
EU voters turned away from polling station after gaffePOLL: Voters were told they couldn't have their say Dozens of residents in Lei
EU voters turned away from polling station after gaffe
Daily Star / Posted 1 months ago
POLL: Voters were told they couldn't have their say Dozens of residents in Leighton Buzzard in Bedfordshire were unable to have their say after they were told they were not included on the registration list. Angry residents hit out, describing the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rain and floods bring chaos to Britain's biggest day in historyvoters were unable to have their say in the EU referendum today following an er
Rain and floods bring chaos to Britain's biggest day in history
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
voters were unable to have their say in the EU referendum today following an error at a polling station. Some residents in Leighton Buzzard, Beds., were not included on the registration list and were turned away when they turned up to cast their... Read more
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