Bedfordshire

Teenager 'plotted rape of girl after Snapchat rebuff'

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - 4 hours 29 min ago
Luton Crown Court was told the defendant had a backpack containing knives, tape and rope.

Watford footballer Reece Miller suspended over Ascot brawl

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - 6 hours 28 min ago
Reece Miller is under disciplinary investigation after footage emerged of a fight at the racecourse.

A6 Bedfordshire: 'Dangerous' section at Wilstead to close for repairs

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - 6 hours 38 min ago
The busy road is being rebuilt after the foundations collapsed, the council says.

Worst animal cruelty cases to get higher jail terms

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - 11 hours 15 min ago
Harsher terms proposed for people found guilty of organising dog fights or neglect of farm animals.

Joel Byrom: Stevenage midfielder signs one-year deal

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - Tue, 06/25/2019 - 19:13
Midfielder Joel Byrom signs a one-year contract extension at Stevenage, extending his stay with Boro for at least another season.

First James Bond film poster sells for £15k at auction

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - Tue, 06/25/2019 - 18:24
The poster is from the first ever James Bond movie, Dr No, and is said to be in "superb condition".

M25: 71 drivers ignore red light in 12-minute period

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - Tue, 06/25/2019 - 17:47
Traffic police catch dozens of motorists flouting the law on a slip road on the London orbital.

Woodhill inmates jailed for life over prison 'execution'

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - Tue, 06/25/2019 - 16:57
Three prisoners are sentenced for the "shocking" murder of an inmate who they then tried to behead.

Bedford comic shop fire: Thousands of issues destroyed

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - Tue, 06/25/2019 - 15:49
Holy smoke, Batman - £15,000 worth of stock is ruined after a storeroom fire.

Bedfordshire gang and knife crime: £800k given to create new police units

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - Tue, 06/25/2019 - 11:56
The Home Office funding will make a "huge difference", police say.

Bedford moped rider jailed for killing pillion passenger

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - Tue, 06/25/2019 - 10:02
Ryan Glanfield is jailed for seven years over the death Nylo Markham, 18, in January.

Waste giant Biffa guilty of sending nappies to China

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - Tue, 06/25/2019 - 10:00
Biffa broke the law by exporting everything from underwear to socks in containers labelled as paper.

Maids Moreton murder accused 'pretended to be Christian'

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - Mon, 06/24/2019 - 16:41
A man accused of targeting pensioners tells a court he went to church to meet potential victims.

Woodhill inmates convicted of prison yard murder

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - Mon, 06/24/2019 - 14:58
The three prisoners used improvised weapons to kill Taras Nykolyn in an attack witnessed by guards.

Lewis Hamilton cruises to French GP victory

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 16:39
Lewis Hamilton takes a stranglehold on the world title with a dominant victory in the French Grand Prix.

Murder probe over pedestrian hit by car near Amesbury

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 12:38
A 63-year-old man was struck on the A303 near Amesbury on Friday and the vehicle failed to stop, police say.

Patisserie Valerie scandal: Five people arrested

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 11:04
The chain collapsed in January and is under new management, but the probe into its finances continues.

Houghton Conquest church's 'impossible task' over lead theft roof

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 08:32
A village church has been left with a whopping £300,000 bill after its roof was stripped of lead.

Lewis Hamilton on French Grand Prix pole

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - Sat, 06/22/2019 - 15:55
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton takes pole position for the French Grand Prix, with Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel only able to manage seventh.

St Albans Abbey's £7m welcome centre opens

BBC Beds Bucks Berks News Feed - Sat, 06/22/2019 - 09:25
Visitors can hear, touch, see and smell St Albans Cathedral.

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