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Mall Luton owners share their vision for town centre and Power Court regeneration

The owners of the Mall Luton have told the Local Plan inspector that the town centre can achieve £4.3billion of economic growth over 20 years – but say the Hatters’ new football stadium should stay on the designated site near M1 Junction 10.

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REVEALED: The most common sofa stains and shocking fact that 1 in 10 never clean them

REVEALED: The most common sofa stains and shocking fact that 1 in 10 never clean them

One in ten Brits never clean their sofas despite them being regularly stained with food, drink and even bodily fluids.

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Newts on the move as Dray’s 
dyke protected

Newts on the move as Dray’s 
dyke protected

A developer has been working to protect one of Luton’s oldest monuments – as well as re-homing some existing inhabitants – at its Turnpike Edge development.

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Last chance to submit comments over East of Luton plans

Last chance to submit comments over East of Luton plans

A campaign against plans to build on greenbelt land east of Luton is calling on its supporters to object to North Herts District Council (NHDC).

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Bumpy flight but easyjet is  staying in town

Bumpy flight but easyjet is staying in town

Budget airline easyJet says it is committed to staying in Luton as the company sees profits drop by 28% .

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VIDEO: Smelly STD-riddled ladybirds invading homes

Plagues of foreign ladybirds have been spotted in the UK as they seek shelter in warm houses.

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Council suspends garden waste service

Council suspends garden waste service

Luton Borough Council is suspending the brown recycling bin collection (garden waste) from December to February.

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Kerbing collections

Kerbing collections

Kerbside collection of household garden waste will be suspended across Central Bedfordshire over the winter months.

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Sadness turns to joy with iguana babies

Sadness turns to joy with iguana babies

Helping to save a tropical iguana from extinction is now a badge of honour worn by the team at the English countryside setting of Shuttleworth College.

Education
State of the art rail link is on the right track

State of the art rail link is on the right track

Luton’s ambitious plans for a £200 million Mass Passenger Transit system linking London Luton Airport with Luton Airport Parkway railway station will be displayed at two forthcoming public exhibitions next week.

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Luton Airport

It’s a thumbs up for Heathrow runway

The Government’s decision to approve a third runway at Heathrow, announced today, has been welcomed by Luton based easyJet.

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Eggs of mosquito capable of carrying the Zika virus found in the UK

Eggs of mosquito capable of carrying the Zika virus found in the UK

Eggs of a mosquito capable of carrying the zika virus have been found in a small village in England.

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Luton Airport

Airport celebrates milestone

London Luton Airport (LLA) continues to be a soaraway success as passenger numbers rise.

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Luton town centre flats to house MK homeless

Luton town centre flats to house MK homeless

An entire block of 110 apartments in Luton has been snapped by another council in a bid to ease its homelessness crisis.

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Healthy interest in Penrose charity gardening day

A community clean up day was held to reduce social isolation and provide support for mental health service users.

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Rubbish left by travellers at Leagrave Park (top left) and Memorial park

Council reacts to rubbish left by travellers

The leader of Luton Council wants to meet with the PCC and chief constable of Bedfordshire Police to talk about the rubbish left behind by travellers on Luton’s fields.

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Amnesty before fraud campaign

People who made a false housing application, are subletting their council house illegally or have abandoned it in Central Bedfordshire, will have a chance to hand in the keys, no questions asked, as part of a key amnesty to help free up homes for those in genuine need.

Business
Killer Asian Hornets UK invasion worse than we thought

‘Killer’ Asian Hornet’s UK invasion worse than we thought

The invasion of ‘killer’ Asian hornets into the UK appears worse than initially thought after a SECOND sighting in a separate location was confirmed.

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Flea

Fleas with massive penises could invade bedrooms this autumn in their millions

Bad news for anyone with a fear of bugs, billions of super-fleas with massive penises are being predicted to invade British bedrooms in the coming months.

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Mess left behind by travellers at Memorial Park

Residents angered as Luton Borough Council pays for travellers mess

Residents are calling for Luton Borough Council to make sure travellers pay the price for leaving piles of rubbish in parks.

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