Welcome to Leighton-Linslade, a vibrant, growing Bedfordshire town with a fascinating past, lots happening now and exciting plans for the future.
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Have you seen the official video about our award winning Vandyke Road Cemetery yet?






Girl seriously injured in sports hall ceiling collapse

Part of a sports hall roof collapsed and

Briton David Ezekiel presumed murdered in South Africa

London-born David Ezekiel, 60, moved to

Helen Bailey murderer Ian Stewart jailed for 34 years

Ian Stewart, who has been jailed for 34

Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes's new car given debut at Silverstone

Lewis Hamilton puts the first laps on th

Helen Bailey murder: Remembering 'more than a victim'

Those who knew and loved the author shar

Router hacker suspect arrested at Luton Airport

The "mastermind" behind a massive 2016 a

HS2 high speed railway on track for final approval

HS2 high speed railway is given final ap

Rainbow Babies

A rainbow baby is a child born to a fami

Great British Bake Off's Nadiya Hussain given food show

The Great British Bake Off winner will b

Lewis Hamilton believes new Formula 1 cars will be a 'massive challenge'

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton says he believe


Friday: Sunny Intervals, Maximum Temperature: 7°C (45°F) Minimum Temperature: 5°C (41°F)

Maximum Temperature: 7°C (45°F), Minimum

Saturday: Light Cloud, Maximum Temperature: 9°C (48°F) Minimum Temperature: 7°C (45°F)

Maximum Temperature: 9°C (48°F), Minimum

Sunday: Light Cloud, Maximum Temperature: 10°C (50°F) Minimum Temperature: 6°C (43°F)

Maximum Temperature: 10°C (50°F), Minimu