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express
Hero police dog who almost died from horror stab wounds wins Animal of the Year awardwith this award Finn subsequently retired from active duty. For Pc Wardell, wh
express / Posted 7 hours ago
with this award Finn subsequently retired from active duty. For Pc Wardell, who is now working with other animals in the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Police Dog Unit, Finn’s recognition by IFAW is well deserved. PC Wardell said... Read more
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Horse and Hound
7 half-term horsey treats you need to check out nowmost of your free time and take a look at this range of competitions you need t
Horse and Hound / Posted 13 hours ago
most of your free time and take a look at this range of competitions you need to enter British Showjumping Venue: Keysoe, Bedfordshire Details: “Classes from clear round and British Novice to 1.40m open.” Venue: Field House,... Read more
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Hunts Post
Jail for lorry driver who killed Huntingdonshire pair in A14 collisionLouis, from Stilton, and passenger Daniel Marshall, 37, from Hartford, both die
Hunts Post / Posted 17 hours ago
Louis, from Stilton, and passenger Daniel Marshall, 37, from Hartford, both died at the scene. PC Andy Ralph from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire investigation unit said: “This collision was completely avoidable had... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
80 years of RAF Brize Norton celebrated with sculpturethe site lay within the parish boundary of Carterton, it was thought that there
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
the site lay within the parish boundary of Carterton, it was thought that there would be confusion with RAF Cardington in Bedfordshire, and it was decided to name the station after the next nearest village, Brize Norton. The official opening of... Read more
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Oxford Mail
80 years of RAF Brize Norton celebrated with sculpturethe site lay within the parish boundary of Carterton, it was thought that there
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
the site lay within the parish boundary of Carterton, it was thought that there would be confusion with RAF Cardington in Bedfordshire, and it was decided to name the station after the next nearest village, Brize Norton. The official opening of... Read more
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The Comet
Hitchin and Letchworth 18 Plus Group to get together again next weekendaround to different 18 Plus groups in the area for dances, where all the differ
The Comet / Posted yesterday
around to different 18 Plus groups in the area for dances, where all the different 18 Plus groups in Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire would get together,” she said. “Holidays to Caister, near Great Yarmouth, with other 18 Plus groups were also... Read more
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The Comet
Central Bedfordshire council rebuts criticism from CPRE over its Local Plan The Campaign for Rural England has issued a damning criticism of Central Bedf
The Comet / Posted yesterday
The Campaign for Rural England has issued a damning criticism of Central Bedfordshire Council’s Local Plan, which earmarks housing and employment sites in the district... Read more
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The Comet
League Two: Luton Town 7 Stevenage 1down 7-1 against an in-form Luton Town side at Kenilworth Road this afternoon,
The Comet / Posted 2 days ago
down 7-1 against an in-form Luton Town side at Kenilworth Road this afternoon, in Boro’s heaviest ever defeat against their Bedfordshire neighbours. Joe Martin brings the ball forward. Picture: Danny Loo Boro never gave up but were blown out of... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Luton v Stevenage - Team-Sheetswelcome their neighbours, Stevenage, to Kenilworth Road for a League Two fixtur
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 2 days ago
welcome their neighbours, Stevenage, to Kenilworth Road for a League Two fixture.Now deemed to be a local derby, or a Bedfordshire v Hertfordshire clash, it has all the prospects of being a decent game. Both clubs have made a decent start to... Read more
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Royston & Buntingford Crow
Police appeal following fatal crash involving pedestrian and lorry on A505 near Roystonare being supported by specially trained officers. “The driver of the lorry wa
Royston & Buntingford Crow / Posted 2 days ago
are being supported by specially trained officers. “The driver of the lorry was uninjured.” PC Jackie Lister, from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Road Policing Unit said: “Sadly as a result of this collision a man has lost... Read more
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Scotsman
These are the best places in Scotland to bring up childrenMidlands 42. Uttlesford, East of England 43. Newark and Sherwood, East Midlan
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
Midlands 42. Uttlesford, East of England 43. Newark and Sherwood, East Midlands 44. South Bucks, South East 45. Central Bedfordshire, East of England 46. Midlothian, Scotland 47. Rugby, West Midlands 48. Gwynedd, Wales 49. New Forest, South... Read more
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Daily Mail
Every extra two pounds cuts down your life by two monthsand adolescents in many countries skip breakfast regularly.' The findings from
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
and adolescents in many countries skip breakfast regularly.' The findings from the Universities of Loughborough and Bedfordshire support a growing body of evidence that restricting calories, via fasting, boosts weight loss by reducing... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Zim banker jailed over crashthe jury were unanimous in finding Margolis guilty of causing serious injury by
New Zimbabwe / Posted 3 days ago
the jury were unanimous in finding Margolis guilty of causing serious injury by dangerous driving. PC Paul Nisbet, of the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire road policing unit, said: “This was a dangerous piece of driving which had... Read more
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express
'We have a sour Eeyore' Tory backbencher lashes 'can't do man' Hammond over Brexit stancecriticised Philip Hammond, labelling the Chancellor a “can’t do man” during an
express / Posted 4 days ago
criticised Philip Hammond, labelling the Chancellor a “can’t do man” during an angry rant. Nadine Dorries, the MP for Mid Bedfordshire, said she wanted a Chancellor who gave an “upbeat message” about the economy and Brexit. Speaking to Iain Dale... Read more
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Luton Today
The votes are in and ‘Luton is one of the unhappiest places to live’18 of the bottom 50 (36 per cent). Thankfully, though, the news isn’t so bad f
Luton Today / Posted 4 days ago
18 of the bottom 50 (36 per cent). Thankfully, though, the news isn’t so bad for elsewhwere in the county, with Central Bedfordshire this week named as one of the most prosperous areas in Great Britain, according to the latest data from the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Northern supermarket Booths branches out into Londonwe have wider reach for our products and it’s a win for the customer who can no
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
we have wider reach for our products and it’s a win for the customer who can now have a taste of Booths country delivered to their doorstep.” AmazonFresh is available in 302 postcodes across London, Surrey, Hampshire, Bedfordshire and Hertfordsh... Read more
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The News and Star
Northern supermarket Booths branches out into Londonwe have wider reach for our products and it’s a win for the customer who can no
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
we have wider reach for our products and it’s a win for the customer who can now have a taste of Booths country delivered to their doorstep.” AmazonFresh is available in 302 postcodes across London, Surrey, Hampshire, Bedfordshire and Hertfordsh... Read more
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The Comet
Uncapped needles found in Biggleswade car park ‘could’ve been picked up by anyone’accidentally dropped when during waste collection at one of the nearby surgerie
The Comet / Posted 4 days ago
accidentally dropped when during waste collection at one of the nearby surgeries – as the car park is used by the NHS – Bedfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group confirmed this is not the sort of bag that would be used for disposal of needles... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Heartbroken mum has to deliver dead daughter - but unborn baby saved her lifelead to accidents which often have terrible consequences for those involved and
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
lead to accidents which often have terrible consequences for those involved and their families." PC Paul Nisbet, of the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire road policing unit, added: “This was a dangerous piece of driving which had... Read more
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The Comet
FEATURE: Biggleswade United’s principled boss Cristian Colas seeks success with stylenot call him the non-league Guardiola for he is his own man – is undertaking a
The Comet / Posted 5 days ago
not call him the non-league Guardiola for he is his own man – is undertaking a quiet revolution in this leafy corner of Bedfordshire. After leading the team to their highest-ever finish in the Spartan South Midlands League – Step Five in the... Read more
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Luton Today
‘Heartless’ break-ins at Luton Penrose garden and Keech Hospice Care charity shop32 charity shops, to help to raise 70 per cent of the £5.7 million we need ever
Luton Today / Posted 5 days ago
32 charity shops, to help to raise 70 per cent of the £5.7 million we need every year to care for adults in Luton and South Bedfordshire and children in Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Milton Keynes with terminal and life-limiting illnesses. “We... Read more
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The Comet
Hero police dog Finn to pick up Animal of the Year award at House of Lordsinto positives as much as possible.” PC Wardell continues to work as an operat
The Comet / Posted 5 days ago
into positives as much as possible.” PC Wardell continues to work as an operational handler and instructor with the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Police Dog Unit, working with other dogs. Finn is not taking it easy in his... Read more
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New Kerala
Skipping breakfast may help to shed those extra kilos - newkerala news #279604and adolescents in many countries skip breakfast regularly. The findings from
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
and adolescents in many countries skip breakfast regularly. The findings from the Universities of Loughborough and Bedfordshire support a growing body of evidence that restricting calories, via fasting, boosts weight loss by reducing... Read more
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asianage
Skipping breakfast may help to shed those extra kiloschildren and adolescents in many countries skip breakfast regularly. The findin
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
children and adolescents in many countries skip breakfast regularly. The findings from the Universities of Loughborough and Bedfordshire support a growing body of evidence that restricting calories, via fasting, boosts weight loss by reducing... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Avoiding breakfast could help you lose weight, new study claimschildren and adolescents in many countries skip breakfast regularly. The findin
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
children and adolescents in many countries skip breakfast regularly. The findings from the Universities of Loughborough and Bedfordshire support a growing body of evidence that restricting calories, via fasting, boosts weight loss by reducing... Read more
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Luton Today
Specials’ success in 100 days of actionBedfordshire Police’s Special Constabulary has volunteered over 16,000 hours of
Luton Today / Posted 5 days ago
Bedfordshire Police’s Special Constabulary has volunteered over 16,000 hours of service during 100 Days of Action. New Specials Chief Officer Clint Sharp introduced 100 Days of Action, which ran from 1 July, when he was appointed, and 8 October, to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Missing breakfast cuts MORE THAN 300 calories a dayloss It is unclear whether eating breakfast can be used as a weight-loss strat
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
loss It is unclear whether eating breakfast can be used as a weight-loss strategy The universities of Loughborough and Bedfordshire carried out the study Losing weight could be as simple as skipping breakfast, new research suggests. Fasting... Read more
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Luton Today
Find your perfect job at fairis aimed at unemployed adults and young people with parents/carers welcome to c
Luton Today / Posted 6 days ago
is aimed at unemployed adults and young people with parents/carers welcome to come along. It’s being organised by Central Bedfordshire Council and Central Bedfordshire College and will see 50 leading local businesses exhibiting on the day and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
One of Jeremy Corbyn's most crucial allies wants to help run the Labour PartyLabour Black Network, Rachel Garnham, a member of the Nation Policy Forum and C
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Labour Black Network, Rachel Garnham, a member of the Nation Policy Forum and Constituency Labour Party secretary for Mid Bedfordshire and Yasmine Dar, a councillor in Moston, Manchester who ran for selection in the Manchester Gorton... Read more
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The Comet
Revealed: Central Beds Council sends community millions to projects miles awayof pounds meant for community projects near new housing developments have been
The Comet / Posted 7 days ago
of pounds meant for community projects near new housing developments have been allocated to completely different parts of Bedfordshire, the Comet can exclusively reveal. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Councillor Adam Zerny of... Read more
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AutoExpress
Best tow cars: Tow Car of the Year 2018 winnersthe Caravan and Motorhome Club put 44 cars through their paces during extensive
AutoExpress / Posted 7 days ago
the Caravan and Motorhome Club put 44 cars through their paces during extensive testing at Millbrook Proving Ground in Bedfordshire. Plenty of newcomers are included in the results, with some even picking up big prizes. The four-day test was... Read more
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Pendle Today
Lancashire police force figures show fall in hate crimes targeting mosques4, 8, up 4 Avon and Somerset Constabulary: 1, 5, up 4 West Mercia Police: 0,
Pendle Today / Posted 7 days ago
4, 8, up 4 Avon and Somerset Constabulary: 1, 5, up 4 West Mercia Police: 0, 4, up 4 Cheshire Constabulary: 2, 5, up 3 Bedfordshire Police: 0, 3, up 3 Cambridgeshire Constabulary: 0, 3, up 3 Essex Police: 0, 3, up 3 Thames Valley Police: 4,... Read more
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The Comet
Starlight Walk for Moggerhanger hospice is night full of entertainment and remembranceare living with conditions like cancer, heart failure and lung disease. It off
The Comet / Posted 7 days ago
are living with conditions like cancer, heart failure and lung disease. It offers a range of support to communities across Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire from inpatient care in a 15-bed hospice to day services which help people stay at home... Read more
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Luton Today
Fined for flytipping TV in Houghton RegisTwo fly tippers have been fined over £2,600 after both were caught on Central B
Luton Today / Posted 7 days ago
Two fly tippers have been fined over £2,600 after both were caught on Central Bedfordshire Council’s CCTV cameras. Both offenders were caught in separate incidents involving fly tipping at the now closed recycling area off of Houghton Regis High... Read more
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The Comet
Letchworth fake pilot avoids jail again after admitting aircraft part theftsof forgery with attempt to deceive, committed between 2012 and 2016. He flew p
The Comet / Posted 7 days ago
of forgery with attempt to deceive, committed between 2012 and 2016. He flew planes from the Old Warden Aerodrome in Bedfordshire and two RAF bases – RAF Wittering and RAF Kirton – for four years without a licence or training. The court... Read more
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Daily Mirror
How pregnancy meant mum's brain tumour was finally diagnosed by doctorsin her legs and, one day at work, they suddenly collapsed underneath her. Dean
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
in her legs and, one day at work, they suddenly collapsed underneath her. Dean took her to A & E at Bedford Hospital, Bedfordshire, near where they were living at the time. She was referred for an urgent neurology appointment and had an MRI... Read more
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The Comet
‘Can-do, cocksure conman’ from Letchworth narrowly avoids jail after flying planes without training or licence for four years – in echoes of Leonardo DiCaprio’s Hollywood fraudster blockbuster movie Catch Me If You Canas a Pan Am pilot. Prior to being sentenced, the court heard how Tierney flew
The Comet / Posted 7 days ago
as a Pan Am pilot. Prior to being sentenced, the court heard how Tierney flew planes from the Old Warden Aerodrome in Bedfordshire and two RAF bases – RAF Wittering and RAF Kirton – for four years without a licence or training. In 2008... Read more
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The Comet
Space professor opens Biggleswade school’s out of this world science centreand constructed the building, the mayor of Biggleswade Councillor Michael North
The Comet / Posted 8 days ago
and constructed the building, the mayor of Biggleswade Councillor Michael North and Councillor Steve Dixon, Central Bedfordshire Council’s lead member for education and skills. Professor Grady will return to the school in December as guest... Read more
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Luton Today
Homeless man tells how charity turned his life aroundman is sharing his experience of sleeping on the streets, to help highlight the
Luton Today / Posted 8 days ago
man is sharing his experience of sleeping on the streets, to help highlight the rapidly growing issue of homelessness in Bedfordshire, having been helped by a local charity. Dean Smith (38) is now turning his life around thanks to support from... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
200 balloons launched in bid to save St Albans village churchto go alongside a Heritage Lottery Fund bid - the cash would repair damp and de
Herts Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
to go alongside a Heritage Lottery Fund bid - the cash would repair damp and deathwatch beetle infected roof timbers. The Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Churches Trust and University College Oxford have both pledged funds towards the restoration... Read more
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birminghammail
Heartbreaking reason why mum's sad when strangers says her 'twins are so cute'his tiny heart gave up after fighting too hard, for too long. Three years on,
birminghammail / Posted 8 days ago
his tiny heart gave up after fighting too hard, for too long. Three years on, his mum Tracey and dad, Paul, , from Bedfordshire, still think of him every day. They find birthdays and special occasions particularly hard. (Image: Tracey... Read more
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Luton Today
Davies is finally dethroned as Adeyi pulls off a shock victoryThe dramatic defeat of reigning and seven-times winner of the Bedfordshire Coun
Luton Today / Posted 8 days ago
The dramatic defeat of reigning and seven-times winner of the Bedfordshire County Squash Championships, Steve Davies, by third seed Gbenga Adeyi, signalled the end of a fascinating weekend of top quality squash at Towers Health & Racquets Club in... Read more
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Gazette
Skoda’s Kodiaq wins “Tow car of the year award”tested – being judged not only on its towing performance over the testing circu
Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
tested – being judged not only on its towing performance over the testing circuit at the Millbrook Proving Ground in Bedfordshire, but also for ‘caravanability’ – that is how well it caters for caravaners’ needs. Also added to the marking... Read more
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Daily Record
Why mum feels distraught every time a stranger says her "twins are so cute"Catholic church near Tracey and Paul’s home. He was then laid to rest in anothe
Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
Catholic church near Tracey and Paul’s home. He was then laid to rest in another churchyard close by.The Kirby family, from Bedfordshire, still visit Cayden at his resting place, especially on birthdays and Christmas (Image: Tracey Kirby/Tamba)Read... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Why mum feels distraught every time a stranger says her "twins are so cute"Catholic church near Tracey and Paul’s home. He was then laid to rest in anothe
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
Catholic church near Tracey and Paul’s home. He was then laid to rest in another churchyard close by.The Kirby family, from Bedfordshire, still visit Cayden at his resting place, especially on birthdays and Christmas (Image: Tracey Kirby/Tamba)Read... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Frank Bruno reveals someone close stole £300,000 as he battled mental illness(Image: Daily Mirror) In the autumn of 2011, I was enjoying a day out shopping
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
(Image: Daily Mirror) In the autumn of 2011, I was enjoying a day out shopping at Bovingdon Market near my home in Bedfordshire with my daughter Nicola. Above the noise of the traders I heard a geezer shout: “Frank! Oi, Frank!” I felt a... Read more
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express
Police wanted LIST of Private Eye subscribers over satirical jokemail. The force asked the satirical magazine’s chiefs to hand over a list of a
express / Posted 9 days ago
mail. The force asked the satirical magazine’s chiefs to hand over a list of all its subscribers in Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire. But its editor Ian Hislop refused leading the force to apply for a court order. The joke... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
73-old man given 22 years in jail for historical sex offences against young girlsa string of sexual offences against young girls under 16, including rape. Alan
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
a string of sexual offences against young girls under 16, including rape. Alan Brown, of Poplar Farm Park, Totternhoe, in Bedfordshire, was found guilty of 18 sexual offences in King’s Lynn crown court. The offences took place over a decade... Read more
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Luton Today
Foursome Totts cruise throughBeds Senior Trophy, second round: Totternhoe 4 Queens Park 0 Totternhoe cruise
Luton Today / Posted 10 days ago
Beds Senior Trophy, second round: Totternhoe 4 Queens Park 0 Totternhoe cruised into the second round of the Bedfordshire Senior Trophy after a comfortable 4-0 win against Bedfordshire Premier Division side Queens Park Crescents. The hosts started... Read more
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Luton Today
Cash and jewellery stolen from Keech Hospice Care Luton charity shop32 charity shops, to help to raise 70 per cent of the £5.7 million we need ever
Luton Today / Posted 10 days ago
32 charity shops, to help to raise 70 per cent of the £5.7 million we need every year to care for adults in Luton and South Bedfordshire and children in Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Milton Keynes with terminal and life-limiting illnesses. “We... Read more
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