by Steve Ashwell In this week’s episode of the Solid Rock show I begin a series of interviews with rock music author Laura Shenton for Leighton Buzz Radio exploring pivotal albums Laura is the author of the first four books in the In Depth album series commissioned by specialist music… Read more
Published on: 2021-04-19
People in Leighton Buzzard can get a rapid COVID-19 test from Monday 19 April at a new rapid test and collect service from Central Bedfordshire Council. The new service will provide testing kits and encourage residents to take a test on site first to ensure people are confident to use… Read more
Published on: 2021-04-17
The eggscellent presenters of Leighton Buzzard’s own radio station Leighton Buzz Radio have donated a whopping  124 easter eggs to the Morrisons’ collection point in the Leighton Buzzard Lake Street store. The wonderful volunteers at our station have got over ‘eggs-cited’ with a whopping 124 egg donation to help local charities… Read more
Published on: 2021-03-18
This Mother’s Day send in a message of love to your Mum, Nan, Grandma, step-mum or a memory of someone you have lost. Eryl will be hosting a special Mother’s Day lie-in this Sunday devoted to the women in your life.  Switch on this Sunday between 9am and 11am and… Read more
Published on: 2021-03-11
by Stephen Payne Monday the 8th of March is international women’s day, and while there are many fantastic female artists that could be written about, none have quite the powerful and distinctive voice of Bonnie Tyler. Before she was known by her stage name, Bonnie was born Gaynor Hopkins on the… Read more
Published on: 2021-03-06
by Stephen Payne Last time we looked at the Kinks and how two brothers formed one of the most influential bands of the late 60s and early 70s. We also looked at how they had joined numerous other groups and went through a number of different bandmates. One of these… Read more
Published on: 2021-02-16
A video produced by Ofsted rated “Outstanding”, Pulford School in Leighton Buzzard,  is to be featured on Look East tonight (Fri 5th Feb). The wonderful feel good video has been made my Mrs (Luisa) Borrelli and the pupils of Pulford School.  The pupils drew pictures depicting friendship and learned sign… Read more
Published on: 2021-02-05
The Rotary Club of Leighton Linslade are delighted to be able to announce that as a result of the marvellous support of the people in the Leighton-Linslade area over Christmas, they have been able to make donations to 13 local organisations totalling just over £9,000. The 13 organisations represent a… Read more
Published on: 2021-02-03