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Person hit by train at Bletchley - reports

A person has been hit by a train at Bletchley, according to reports.

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The M1 between Northampton and MK was closed this morning

Delays after M1 closed between after Milton Keynes following accident involving three lorries

There were major delays on the M1 this morning after a section of the motorway was closed following an accident involving three lorries.

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The two men will stand trial in February 26

Lorry drivers in M1 crash which left eight dead deny death by dangerous driving charges

Two lorry drivers involved in a fatal crash on the M1 in August near Newport Pagnell which left eight people dead have denied charges of causing death by dangerous driving.

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VIDEO: Top LA directors create new campaign to show dangers of driving with a mobile phone

The directors behind the video for Pharrell Williams’s hit song Happy have teamed up with THINK! for its latest road safety campaign, aimed at cutting the numbers of people killed or injured by drivers using mobile phones.

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Inspector Simon Hills of the Joint Roads Policing Unit. Photo: Thames Valley Police NNL-171018-104427001

Uninsured vehicles campaign heralded by police

A pioneering operation targeting uninsured vehicles was heralded by the police as 80 per cent of those vehicles have now been insured.

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Dominic Raab - why tougher penalties for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Dominic Raab - why tougher penalties for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

In a split second, someone’s life can be changed forever.

Crime

VIDEO: Shocking CCTV footage released to put the brakes on reckless drivers hitting refuse workers

Shocking CCTV footage has been released to help put the brakes on reckless drivers hitting refuse workers as they push past in their cars and mount pavements to avoid bin lorries.

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VIDEO: Chilling footage showing moment child’s buggy rolls into the path of freight train released as warning to parents

This is the shocking moment a thankfully empty child’s buggy was ripped apart when it rolled across a railway platform and into the path of an oncoming train as footage is released to serve as a warning to parents.

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Look out for stunning meteor showers this month

October meteor showers and when you can watch them

Stargazers are in for a treat next month as two meteor showers are set to light up the night sky this October, with the first due this week.

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Wood carving

Bedford and Milton Keynes Waterway Park receive £8,000 for funding

Bedford and Milton Keynes Waterway Trust have been granted £8,300 by Central Bedfordshire Council to improve the park.

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The full list of Ryanair cancellations and what to do if you’re affected

Ryanair have now revealed the full list of cancelled flights for the next six weeks.

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UPDATED WITH VIDEO: Live - Panic among commuters as ‘explosion’ leaves ‘many injured’ on London underground

Emergency services were called to a London Underground station after reports of an explosion on a train.

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Railway fire affecting services on West Coast Main Line

A fire has affected rail services this morning on the line that serves Milton Keynes, Leighton Buzzard, Hemel Hempstead, Tring and Berkhamsted.

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Motorists are currently stranded between junction 15 and 14 of the M1 following the pile-up. Picture by @Motorcardiaries

BREAKING NEWS: Motorway in Northamptonshire shut after multi-vehicle pile-up

An air ambulance has been called to the M1 in Northamptonshire and the motorway has been closed after a lorry went through through the central reservation.
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Traffic incident at Browns Wood Roundabout in Milton Keynes

The inside lane is closed on Browns Wood Roundabout.

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Accident on the M1

Man appears in court after fatal M1 crash in Newport Pagnell kills eight

A man has been remanded in custody after appearing in court today after eight people were killed and four more injured in a crash on the M1 on Saturday.
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Police

Eight killed in M1 crash at Newport Pagnell - two men arrested

Eight people have died and four more taken to hospital after a crash on the M1 near Newport Pagnell in the early hours of Saturday morning.
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London Midland

Avoid train travel on West Coast Mainline over the August bank holiday

Rail passengers who use Euston station to travel to and from London are urged to avoid rail travel for two days over the August bank holiday while work takes place to prepare for the HS2 high speed railway.

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London Midland

Rail bosses pledge new crackdown

London Midland Trains has started a new campaign against anti-social behaviour.

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