Bedfordshire police have confirmed a woman has been killed in M1 crash in Luton.
She was a passenger in one of the cars. Five cars and a motorbike were involved in the incident near junction 11. Police are trying to trace a red car and a red car and a white van in connection with the crash.
The Highways Agency is warning of long delays on the M1 in Bedfordshire after a multi-vehicle crash northbound at junction 11.Read the full story ›
Bedfordshire Police has confirmed that part of the northbound M1 will be closed for most of the morning following a serious accident.
A diversion is currently in place at Junction 9 following the multi-vehicle crash earlier this morning.
A number of people are reported to have serious injuries.
A new rail operator is promising investment, more carriages and fewer delays as it takes control of some of our regions busiest rail routes today.
Govia Thameslink Railway has a 7-year deal to run services from stations including Bedford, Cambridge, Peterborough, Luton and King's Lynn.
They have taken over the franchise from First Capital Connect.
A man's been found dead on railway tracks after police discovered his partner's body in a hotel room in Bedford.Read the full story ›
A woman's been murdered in a hotel in Bedford.
Officers were called to the Premier Inn at Kempston just after 9am on Saturday and found a woman in her early 40s from Milton Keynes dead in one of the rooms.
Police began an inquiry but on Saturday evening they discovered the man they'd been looking for had died on a railway line in Nuneton. He's believed to the partner of the dead woman.
Bedfordshire Police are hunting a Porsche 911 driver after a fatal crash on the A6 that left an Audi driver dead.Read the full story ›
Police have released a CCTV image of a man they are trying to trace in connection with a sexual assault on a woman on a train passing through Bedfordshire.
A 25-year-old woman fell asleep on the 6.49pm train from Euston to Birmingham on 13 August. She was awoken as the train passed through Leighton Buzzard by a man sexually assaulting her.
The woman left the train at Milton Keynes and alerted police. Officers met the train at Rugby, but the man was not on the train.
“Since our initial appeal for information on this incident, we have been able to isolate a CCTV image of a man who I am confident can help with our investigation."
Anyone with information is asked to contact British Transport Police on 0800 405040. Information can also be passed anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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Police in Bedfordshire are searching for the driver of a Porsche car after it was involved in a serious crash near Bedford on Saturday evening.
The Porsche 911 was in collision with an Audi at Wixams on the A6 but the driver left the scene before police officers arrived. The driver of the Audi was taken to hospital with serious injuries.
The incident happened at about 5.50pm and the police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the collision or can help locate the Porsche driver to contact them urgently on 101.