Christmas getaway

Thousands have taken to the roads and flocked to the region's airports in the big Christmas getaway.

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Buses replace trains as London Midland problems continue

The London Midland staff problem mean buses had to replace trains between Bedford and Bletchley and also between Watford Junction and St Albans Abbey.

Last week the Government announced that London Midland season ticket holders would be getting five days' free travel in compensation for the continuous problems they had endured.

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