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Electric cars, wheelie bins and HMV

3 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 15 January 2013

BBC Three Counties Radio learns that electric car charging points in Bedfordshire have never been used.

  • Electric cars

    Electric cars

    Nine new charging points are being turned on in Luton.

    And later today a new scheme is being launched in the centre of MK where you'll be able to hire an electric car for a few hours.

  • Wheelie bin court case

    Wheelie bin court case

    A woman in Stevenage is being taken to court by the local council because her wheelie bin juts onto the pavement by 12 inches.

    Alex Young faces a fine of around one-thousand pounds.

    She joins Iain this morning.

  • HMV


    One of the biggest names on Britain's high streets, HMV, has announced it's gone into administration.

    The music and DVD retailer has 239 stores, ten are in Beds, Herts and Bucks.

    This is a notice in the window of HMV in Hemel Hempstead.



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