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VIDEO: Shooting stars due to provide one of most dazzling displays ever this week

Night-time sky-watchers willing to brave the cold can look forward to a spectacular display of shooting stars later this week.

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Watford Tunnel approach completed work

£4m rail upgrade after landslide on West Coast main line

Rail bosses have completed a £4million upgrade which was made following last year’s landslide at Kings Langley.

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Waddesdon crash victims - top left Saavan Mundae, top right Capt Mike Green and bottom Nguyen Thanh Trung

Waddesdon air crash victims formally identified

The victims of Friday’s air accident in Waddesdon have been formally identified by police.

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Picture: Hayley O'Keeffe

BREAKING NEWS: Emergency services at scene of crash involving aircraft and helicopter near Aylesbury

Emergency services are at the scene of an air accident involving an aircraft and a helicopter near Aylesbury.
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Thames Valley Air Ambulance Medical Director, Dr Syed Masud was named Doctor of the Year

Air Ambulance Director, Dr Syed Masud, has been named Doctor of the Year!

Thames Valley Air Ambulance Medical Director, Dr Syed Masud was named Doctor of the Year at a national awards evening for leading the introduction of medical governance within Thames Valley Police.

Health

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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UPDATED: Man taken to hospital after collapsing in Aylesbury town centre

UPDATED: Man taken to hospital after collapsing in Aylesbury town centre

A man is in a serious condition in hospital after collapsing in Aylesbury town centre this lunchtime.

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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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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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A man has died after a collision on the A413

A Motorcylist has died in a collision on the A413

His next of kin have not yet been informed.
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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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Englands Economic Heartland Strategic Alliance has welcomed the publication of Network Rails West Midlands and Chilterns Route Study, which recommends connecting the Chiltern mainline to OldOakCommon.

Could Old Oak Common rail station offer a new Chiltern Rail link with HS2, Crossrail and The Heathrow Express?

England’s Economic Heartland Strategic Alliance has welcomed the publication of Network Rail’s West Midlands and Chilterns Route Study, which recommends connecting the Chiltern mainline to Old Oak Common.
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More than 50 residents from Southcourt and beyond gathered at the Old Stoke Road rail crossing to protest its abrupt closure by network rail.

Southcourt residents band together to protest Old Stoke Road rail crossing

More than 50 residents from Southcourt and beyond gathered at the Old Stoke Road rail crossing to protest its abrupt closure by network rail.

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Many Southcourt residents are furious with the closure

Southcourt residents take action against Network Rail

Residents in Southcourt are saying enough is enough to Network Rail after they closed the Old Stoke Road rail crossing without consulting residents.

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VIDEO: Mother films terrifying scene inside plane as it dropped towards the sea

A terrified mother has revealed how “all hell broke loose” as the plane she was travelling on dropped towards the sea.

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Jet2 has apologised after the incident

Terrifying moment plane ‘fell from the sky’ during flight home from Ibiza as passenger texted his goodbyes

An airline passenger flying home from Ibiza sent his wife what he thought was a final text as the plane he was on plummeted towards the sea in a 40-50 degree nosedive.

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