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Ampthill residents win £5,000 from the lottery

Three residents from Ampthill were lucky winners today (September 14) of the People’s Postcode Lottery.

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Call of Duty fund to help veterans expands support to the UK

Call of Duty fund to help veterans expands support to the UK

The Call of Duty Endowment, a fund launched off the back of one of the world’s most popular video game franchises, will be supporting UK veterans.

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VIDEO: Astonishing never-seen-before World War Two photos

These astonishing never-seen-before photos snapped a year after VE Day show the apocalyptic devastation across post-war Germany.

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MBTC Cemetery chapel opens

Grand opening of Victorian Chapel and Meeting Rooms at Bedford’s Foster Hill Road Cemetery

The restored Victorian Chapel and Meeting Rooms at Foster Hill Road Cemetery were officially opened on Sunday.

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You can buy a Prosecco-themed advent calendar in time for Christmas

You can buy a Prosecco-themed advent calendar in time for Christmas

It might still be four months until Christmas, but lovers of a glass of fizz can already get ready for the festive season with their bubbly-themed advent calendar.

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The Saga Sapphire at her berth in the Netherlands.

Travel: The Sapphire is a cruising gem

From the moment I stepped aboard the Saga Sapphire, I began to realise that I've probably not given cruising holidays a proper chance.

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Average family wastes 2.25kg of food a month

Average family wastes 2.25kg of food a month

The average British family is wasting over TWO kgs of food every month.

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16 years since THAT England-Germany game

16 years since THAT England-Germany game

Today marks 16 years since England beat Germany 5-1 in THAT World Cup qualifying game.

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A Florida airboat

Travel: Experiencing Kissimmee’s natural beauty

It is one of Orlando's oldest tourist attractions but its appeal has never waned. Since 1949 Brits have come to Gatorland time and time again – even David Attenborough himself has filmed here – so this year, I made it my mission to find out why.
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T&C duo tackle the Burger Day Challenge in Bedford High Street

T&C duo tackle the Burger Day Challenge in Bedford High Street

It can’t have escaped your attention - the big day is here.

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Restaurant set for dinner.

Woburn restuarant listed as one of the best in the East of England

The Good Food Guide has announced its best local restaurant in the region and one from Bedfordshire has made the cut.

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Ennerdale is picture perfect

Travel: Walking the latest UNESCO World Heritage destination

Britain's stunning Lake District gained UNESCO World Heritage status just a couple of weeks ago which positions it with other ‘must see’ iconic outdoor destinations such as the Grand Canyon and Great Barrier Reef. So why not actively seek out the joys of its lakes, mountains and fells on a Chapters Experience Holiday?

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Variety is the spice for younger tea drinkers

Variety is the spice for younger tea drinkers

While builder’s tea - milk, two sugars - may be the stereotypical cuppa for most Brits, it seems that younger consumers are more adventurous in their leaf of choice.

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SMIDS Peter Borg-Neal, CEO Oakman Inns with some of his team

Oakman Inns pub operator gets Royal seal of approval

What do Oakman Inns, Waitrose, Barclays, BAe and the Co-Op all have in common?

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A glass of wine or pint of beer a day ‘can help people to live longer’

A glass of wine or pint of beer a day ‘can help people to live longer’

A glass of wine or pint of beer a day can help people to live longer, according to new research.

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Tesco Bedford Town Centre.

Bank Holiday travel information and supermarket hours for Bedford

Shops, trains, and roadworks may cause disruption over the Bank Holiday weekend.

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Reporter Nabihah Parkar attended a fire masterclass.

How to have a ‘wild’ summer holiday at Whipsnade Zoo

Summer holidays are about to get ‘wild’ with the Bear Grylls Survival Academy at Whipsnade Zoo.

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Reporter Nabihah Parkar and Dylan Brown from The Anchor dig in to The Dessert Burger.

A sweet treat is in store for National Burger Day

It’s a fat, juicy burger like none other you have tasted - this one is made purely from dessert.

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One in ten UK holidaymakers stopped at airports due to misplaced tech

One in ten UK holidaymakers stopped at airports due to misplaced tech

More than one in ten UK holidaymakers have misplaced an electronic device in their luggage, resulting in them being stopped by airport security, according to a new report.

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Nando’s giving away FREE chicken to all A-level students

Nando’s giving away FREE chicken to all A-level students

Restaurant chain, Nando’s, is giving away free chicken to A-level students across the UK this week.

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