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Robbed in Beeston after on night out

A man was robbed and assaulted in Beeston on Sunday (18 June) after getting into what he thought was a taxi.

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‘Angry’ driver stopped twice in one night

‘Angry’ driver stopped twice in one night

An ‘angry’ Audi driver was pulled over twice on the same evening by traffic cops who clocked him doing 130mph.

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A 28-year-old man has been jailed for three years for dealing on streets of Skegness. ANL-170525-153830001

Biggleswade man jailed for threats and controlling behaviour to partner

A Biggleswade man has become the first person in Bedfordshire to be convicted of exercising coercive and controlling behaviour, following an investigation by the force’s Emerald team.

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Social worker fined for illegal blue badge use

Social worker fined for illegal blue badge use

A woman who fraudulently used a Blue Badge to park in a disabled bay has been sentenced in court.

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Kodi add-ons shut down in a crackdown on illegal streaming

Kodi add-ons shut down in a crackdown on illegal streaming

TV media player Kodi has closed two of its most popular streaming channels following a lawsuit from US satellite broadcaster Dish Network.

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Scam ticket website sells non-existent tickets

Scam ticket website sells non-existent tickets

Gig-goers have been left empty handed after a website sold non-existent tickets to Robbie Williams concerts and UK festivals.

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Breaking news: Former Beds police chief Alf Hitchcock dies after short illness

A former Chief Constable of Bedfordshire died on Friday morning (June 16) following a short illness.

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Do you have that special quality?

Do you want to make a difference in your community, and can you spare 16 hours a month?

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Voters go to the polls a month today

NATIONAL BREAKING: Armed police hold man at gunpoint outside Parliament

Parliament has been put on lockdown this morning after armed police detained a man at gunpoint.

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PD Brewster, RIP

‘Legendary’ police dog who worked for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire dog unit dies aged 15

A spaniel who served with the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire dog unit for more than ten years has died following a short illness.

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The cases were heard at courts in Hatfield, Stevenage and St Albans

Biggleswade carer from Luton is guilty of neglect

A former Biggleswade carer has been sentenced to four months imprisonment, suspended for 12 months, after being found guilty of the neglect of a vulnerable adult.

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A staggering 8 out of 10 motorists have suffered from road rage in the last year

A staggering 8 out of 10 motorists have suffered from road rage in the last year

A shocking eight out of 10 British motorists say they have fallen victim to road rage in the past year.

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Family guilty of £45m tax fraud

Family guilty of £45m tax fraud

A family of fraudsters – one of whom lives in Stotfold – pocketed more than £45million owed to the taxman and spent it on lavish lifestyles including luxury cars, art and property.

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Snap poll finds 75% want British police routinely armed

Snap poll finds 75% want British police routinely armed

A snap poll has suggested that that three quarters of Johnston Press readers would back the routine arming of police officers in the UK.

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Armed police at Brighton station (Photograph: Eddie Mitchell)

Number of armed police officers in Bedfordshire to increase by a half

The number of firearms officers available to provide armed capacity and capability across Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire has increased by 50 per cent.

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Fidget spinners are all the rage at the moment

Warning over sale of razor sharp fidget spinners

Evil web vendors are cashing in on the biggest craze of 2017 by selling metal fidget spinners - with razor-sharp edges.

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Ballot box

The General Election candidates in Chronicle country who want your votes next week

Meet the election candidates vying for your votes next Thursday

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The scales of justice

Men fined for illegal fishing

The latest court results from Luton Magistrates court

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Call for action after sharp rise in Biggleswade and Sandy crime

Call for action after sharp rise in Biggleswade and Sandy crime

Crime in Biggleswade and Sandy has risen by almost 70% according to latest figures released by Bedfordshire Police.

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Lidl customers warned over Whatsapp competition scam

Lidl customers warned over Whatsapp competition scam

Discount supermarket giant Lidl has this afternoon, Thursday June 1, issued a warning to its customers about a WhatsApp scam using its branding.

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