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1. News Desk Conversation (Houghton Regis & Dunstable) — a private group. We cover anything up for discussion among the local townsfolk. Not for trade posts. We like to keep things friendly on here. Here you can find the Conversation Group Rules and Guidelines, and it is recommended that you do read them before posting.

2. Images of Dunstable, South Bedfordshire & Nearby Past & Present — a public group to share your photographs and artwork on.

3. Job Vacancies in South Bedfordshire — a public group for local jobs.

4. Business News Desk (Luton, Dunstable, Houghton Regis) — a public group to seek out local trades people on.

5. Houghton Regis Planning Applications — a private group for anyone interested in local planning matters.

6. Bus News Desk (Dunstable & Houghton Regis) — a public group for local bus passenger messages.

7. News Desk Central — a public group from which News Desk Messages may be shared. Public cannot post and commenting is turned off.

8. A Jolly Good Churgle — Everyone should have a laugh at least once a day. Not strictly a News Desk group, this private group is one where the editor and other locals sometimes post for a laugh.

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