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Step back in time for Mother’s Day health spa

Champneys Henlow is offering mums the chance to step back in time on Mother’s Day.

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Map of Century Park development area

Invitation to learn about Century Park employment site

A series of three public exhibitions has been organised to outline more details about emerging proposals to create a new key employment site on the south-eastern edge of Luton at Century Park.

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An example of fly-tipping in Leighton Buzzard

Cost of fly-tipping is £180k annually for Central Beds Council

Central Beds Council is launching a campaign to tackle the epidemic of fly-tipping that is costing it about £180,000 annually to clean up.

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Dog owners given new guidelines on what to do with countryside poo

Dog owners given new guidelines on what to do with countryside poo

The Forestry Commission is urging dog walkers to change their method of dealing with poo in the countryside.

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The Progress Way sign

‘Mistakes like this will encourage people to dump rubbish!’

A frustrated Luton man had a wasted trip to Progress Way tip and recycling centre after the council sent him a pamphlet with old opening times.

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New lease of life for much loved farm

New lease of life for much loved farm

One year on from the public consultation about the future of Dell Farm Education Centre, the Farm is now thriving and taking bookings through 2018.

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Luton’s high speed airport rail link a step closer

Luton’s high speed airport rail link a step closer

Plans for a state-of-the-art £200 million mass passenger transit (MPT) system linking London Luton Airport (LLA) with Luton Airport Parkway railway station have been submitted, the airport’s owner London Luton Airport Ltd (LLAL) has announced.

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Cash boost for M1-A6 link road

Cash boost for M1-A6 link road

Central Bedfordshire Council (CBC) has secured further money to progress its plans for a proposed M1-A6 Link Road.

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Join in big spring clean for Luton

Join in big spring clean for Luton

The Great British Spring Clean is coming this weekend and residents are being asked to do their bit and take part in events that are happening in and around the town to keep Luton tidy.

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Gardeners’ delight as green waste collection restarts

Central Bedfordshire Council will recommence its fortnightly kerbside collections of garden waste from Monday 27 February to coincide with its usual dry recycling bin collections.

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TRAVEL ADVICE: Storm Doris affects roads across Beds

Bedfordshire Police is issuing advice in light of Storm Doris closing a number of roads across the county.

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Thames Tideway Tunnel

‘Why do Luton’s water bills pay for London’s Thames Tideway Tunnel?’

Confused Luton Thames Water customers are wondering why their bills are paying for projects in London.

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The larva the lady claims she spooned onto her plate

‘Just chow did that get in my Pak Choi?!’

A vegetarian office worker was horrified when she found a creepy crawly in her Chinese takeaway.

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Warning after deer caught in plastic netting in Luton

Warning after deer caught in plastic netting in Luton

The RSPCA is issuing advice to homeowners and gardeners about the dangers of netting to wildlife.

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Huge fines for Luton landlord and lettings agent

Huge fines for Luton landlord and lettings agent

A landlord and letting agency have been fined thousands of pounds after being found guilty of housing offences following a multi-agency operation carried out at two Luton properties last year.

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Century Park LLA Enterprise Zone

On the road to providing 7,000 new jobs at Century Park

Luton’s life-changing 1.5bn transformation is set to continue with plans to create a new, key employment site at Century Park.

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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.

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Wardown walk for children of Gaza

A charity walk supporting the children of Gaza is taking place in Luton on February 5.

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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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