A mother from Bedfordshire is refusing to send her son to middle school after teachers threatened him with isolation because he got his hair cut like his favourite footballer.
Nine year old Danny Purdy saved up his own pocket money to get a cut like Arsenal star Olivier Giroud. But he came home in tears after being told off by his teachers.
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The Christmas drink drive campaign in Bedfordshire saw a significant reduction in the number of motorists caught driving under the influence. During December 27 drivers were arrested in the county, a 57 per cent reduction on the previous year. Police say the figures are 'extremely encouraging'.
There are growing concerns over a worrying drop in the number of doctors going into general practice in the East. Not enough new GPs are being recruited and many already doing the job want to leave because of the mounting pressure.
In the first of two special reports, Tanya Mercer's been looking into what's causing the crisis...
In the second of her reports, Tanya Mercer's been finding out why it is more young doctors are choosing not to become GPs and what's being done in the East to try to improve the situation...
MPs gathered at The House of Lords this afternoon to discuss how they will improve support for people on the autistic spectrum.Read the full story ›
An angry mum is refusing to send her son to school after he got into trouble over his footballer's haircut.Read the full story ›
The Chief Constable of Bedfordshire has outlined plans to increase police presence in Jewish and Muslim communities following the recent terror attacks in France and Belgium.
Colette Paul detailed the plans in an open letter to faith and community leaders in the county, calling for help in preventing "any form of anti-semitism or Islamaphobia".
An inquest into the death of a teenager at a Bedfordshire Quarry last summer has found he died as a result of misadventure. 16-year-old Conor McColl had been swimming in open water at Clophill Lake during a heatwave last June. The inquest heard that he had used cannabis and gave the cause of death as drowning.
The unemployment rate in the East of England has remained steady at 4.9%.
The number of those without work rose by 1,000 in the three months to November last year putting the total unemployed at 153,000.
In the East Midlands, which includes Northamptonshire, the jobless rate has fallen to 5.5% with 2,000 more people finding work in the three months to November last year putting the total unemployed at 129,000.
Here are a selection of weather pictures taken by ITV Anglia viewers including a strange weather phenomenon which has upturned a 'rainbow'.Read the full story ›
An inquest into the death of a teenager at a Bedfordshire Quarry last summer will take place today
16-year-old Conor McColl from Luton died while swimming in open water at Clophill Lake during the heatwave last June.