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Luton blocked sewer saga to cause misery into next week

Roads linked to Luton town centre have been gridlocked well past the normal morning and evening rush hours in the past week, but motorists can expect further disruption.

Business
Tesco Luxury Soft White Toilet Tissue which is seen the have noticably different tube sizes.

Tesco accused of ripping off customers after toilet rolls appear to shrink

Tesco has been accused of quietly reducing the size of its toilet rolls - by increasing the size of the HOLE in the middle.

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Housing

Report shows pressure of London property prices on Luton housing

Skryocketing rents in London are piling pressure on Luton’s housing stock and adding to the workload for local services, according to a recent report.

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Education

Luton could lose 590 teachers by 2019 say unions

Education
Robin takes on new role at Luton Council

Robin takes on new role at Luton Council

Luton has a new deputy chief executive.

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’Pointless’ work performance reviews driving workers to tears

’Pointless’ work performance reviews driving workers to tears

Most workers believe that performance reviews are a waste of time, a new study has found.

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Tesco has issued a recall

Tesco recalls ready meal over health concerns

Tesco has issued a notice recalling a popular ready meal

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Wetherspoons and Prezzo branded bottom feeders over seafood sustainability

Wetherspoons and Prezzo branded ‘bottom feeders’ over seafood sustainability

Prezzo and Itsu restaurants plus pub chain Wetherspoons came bottom in a survey of sustainable seafood on offer at High Street eateries.

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2017 property crash would see �399 a week wiped off UK property values

2017 property crash would see £399 a week wiped off UK property values

While the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has forecast that house prices in the UK will rise by around 3 per cent this year, a Times survey of leading economists has predicted that 2017 could be the year the London property bubble finally bursts, almost a decade on from the last market crash

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Children are working longer hours than their parents, study shows. Photos: Center Parcs

Children are ‘working’ longer hours than their parents, study shows

The ‘Cult of Busy’ has now infiltrated to our children as research shows primary school kids are ‘working’ – either in school or scheduled activities for up to 46 hours a week

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VIDEO: Rush hour nightmare for Luton drivers likely to continue until Friday night.

Roads linked to Luton town centre were gridlocked well past the normal morning rush hour today, but motorists can expect more of the same in the next 24 hours.

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WATCH: From twerking builders to Scottish football fans: 10 most complained-about adverts in 2016

The Advertising Standards Authority has released the 10 most complained-about adverts from last year.

Business
Disney recall

Disney toys recalled over safety concerns

A popular Disney toy set has been recalled by its manufacturer over safety concerns.

News
35% of British workers admit to having got away with a nap at work

35% of British workers admit to having got away with a nap at work

Take a look around your office. If a new study is to be believed, 35 per cent of your colleagues have taken a nap on the job and got away with it. And only 12 per cent say they have had been disciplined by their boss for sleeping at work.

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‘Don’t let Brexit affect our airport’

‘Don’t let Brexit affect our airport’

The leader of Luton Borough Council plans to ‘prompt’ the Prime Minister to protect Luton Airport against the impact of Brexit – despite Luton residents voting in favour of leaving the EU.

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All the latest on the roads with traffic and travel news

Works resurfacing will close parts of the M1 this week

Motorists using the M1 through Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Hertfordshire are being advised of road works this week.

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Mr Monopoly will be at The Mall on Saturday

Meet Mr Monopoly at The Mall

Families will have the chance to meet Mr Monopoly at The Mall on Saturday, January 21.

Lifestyle
The English Rose was originally called The Rabbit

Changing times for legendary Luton pub

One of Luton’s oldest pubs famed for hiring Diana Dors as a barmaid is changing yet again as its landlord bids adieu.

Business
REVEALED: Which workers are most likely to drink or drug-drive

REVEALED: Which workers are most likely to drink or drug-drive

New analysis has revealed jobs in construction dominate the list of occupations most likely to have a conviction for drink and drug-driving.

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Product warning

Laptop battery packs recalled over fire hazard fears

Computer manufacturer Toshiba has recalled a range of laptop battery packs over fears that the units could overheat and potentially catch fire.

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